HTC Desire 700

price N/A launch Dec, 2013

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 2 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Sturdy build quality, solid hand feel
  • Comfortable to hold chassis
  • Decent display with good brightness levels
  • Android interface with beautiful, clean HTC Sense skin
  • Excellent on-screen QWERTY keyboard
  • Active dual SIM functionality
  • Good speed/performance in day-to-day use
  • The two amplified BoomSound speakers give excellent audio playback performance
  • Fast camera shutter speed
  • Snappy web browser
  • Excellent call quality
  • Good battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Tall, may be somewhat uncomfortable to carry in a pocket
  • Back cover is slippery, and tends to attract fingerprints
  • Average camera quality

2 expert review(s)


video review

source: @PhoneArena
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.2
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution540x960 pixels (~ 220 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity
  • Ambient Light
Processor/RAM
Processor1.2 GHz, Quad Core
RAM1 GB
Memory
Internal Memory8 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 64 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2100 mAh
Battery Standby582 hrs
Battery Standby (3G)338 hrs
Battery Talktime11.67 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)8.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight150 gm
Thickness10.3 mm
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • Continuous shooting and VideoPic
  • BSI Sensor
  • F2.0 aperture and 28 mm lens
  • Smart Flash: Five levels of flash automatically set by distance to subject
  • HTC Zoe with Sequence Shot
  • Always Smile and Object Removal
Secondary Camera2.1 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • BSI Sensor
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
DLNAYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Stereo SpeakersYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • HTC BlinkFeed
  • Built-in Amplifier
  • HTC BoomSound
  • WiFi Direct
  • HTC Connect
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.09/5
(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