HTC Desire Eye 

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Phonecurry's 2-Minute Review

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What we liked
  • Good build quality, and beautiful design
  • Surprisingly pleasant to hold, given its size
  • IPX7-certified water resistant
  • Sharp, bright, vibrant display, with great outdoor visibility
  • Light, and pleasant HTC Sense UI over Android
  • Useful software features like BlinkFeed, and Motion Launch
  • Smooth, slick, blazing fast performance
  • Decent back camera
  • Decent front camera for selfies
  • Dedicated camera button
  • Excellent audio quality
  • Excellent front-facing BoomSound loudspeakers
What we didn't
  • Large size makes it difficult to use with one hand
  • Average battery life

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HTC Desire Eye Specifications

Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.4, Upgradeable to 6.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5.2 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 424 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity
  • Ambient Light
  • Gyroscope
Processor/RAM
Processor2.3 GHz, Quad Core, Qualcomm Snapdragon 801
GPUAdreno 330
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 128 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2400 mAh
Battery Standby (3G)538 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)20.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight154 gm
Thickness8.5 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Geo-tagging
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • Panorama
  • HDR
  • Split Capture
  • Crop me in
  • Face Fusion
  • Live Makeup
  • Photo Booth
Secondary Camera13.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • Auto-Focus
  • Dual-LED (dual tone) Flash
  • HDR
  • Auto and Voice Selfie
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
VoLTEYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
DLNAYes
NFCYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Noise FiltrationYes
Stereo SpeakersYes
More
  • Dust Proof
  • Water Resistant
  • Built-in Amplifiers
  • WiFi Direct
  • Google Drive (50 GB cloud storage)

About HTC

Motorola
Headquaters Taiwan
Brand Perception
Very Good
Service Quality
Good
Contact Info
Service Centre Locations