HTC Butterfly S

price N/A launch Sep, 2013

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 4 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Brilliant display with good color reproduction, and wide viewing angles
  • Android interface with the beautiful HTC Sense UI
  • Super fast processor, slick performance
  • Decent camera
  • Front-facing BoomSound speakers
  • Good call quality
  • Great battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • The glossy plastic materials of the HTC Butterfly S lead to lots of fingerprint smudges

4 expert review(s)


video review

source: @PhoneArena
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.2, Upgradeable to 4.4
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 441 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • Super LCD3
  • Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3)
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity
  • Ambient Light
  • Gyroscope
Processor/RAM
Processor1.9 GHz, Quad Core
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 64 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3200 mAh
Battery Standby659 hrs
Battery Talktime29.00 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)25.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight160 gm
Thickness10.6 mm
Camera
Camera4.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes
Other Camera Features
  • UltraPixel (Pixel size 2.0 um)
  • Face Detection
  • Smile Detection
  • Sensor size 1/3'
  • BSI Sensor
  • F2.0 Aperture and 28 mm lens
  • HDR
  • HD Video Recording (Front Camera)
  • Slow motion video recording with variable speed playback
  • Continuous shooting and VideoPic
  • Dedicated HTC ImageChip 2
  • Smart Flash (Five levels of flash automatically set by distance to subject)
  • HTC Zoe with HTC Zoe Highlights and HTC Zoe Share
  • Retouch with Object Removal
  • Group Retouch
  • Sequence Shot
Secondary Camera2.1 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
TV OutYes, via MHL
DLNAYes
NFCYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Noise FiltrationYes
Stereo SpeakersYes
More
  • HTC BlinkFeed
  • Sense Voice
  • Beats Audio
  • Built-in Amplifiers
  • WiFi Direct
  • Infrared blaster (remote control)
  • Miracast wireless display standard
  • Dropbox (25 GB storage)
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brand rating
3.14/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys