HTC Desire Z

price N/A | launch Jan, 2011

PhoneCurry Editor's Note

summarizing opinion across 4 expert reviews

What We Liked

  • Good build, and attractive design with Aluminium chassis
  • Bright, vivid screen
  • Good touchscreen responsiveness
  • Good QWERTY Keyboard
  • Beautiful, fast user interface
  • Decent call quality
  • Decent music playback quality
  • Decent camera
  • Excellent web browser

What We Didn't

  • Bulky

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Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 2.2, Upgradeable to 2.3
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size3.7 inches
Screen Resolution480x800 pixels (~ 252 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
Processor/RAM
Processor800 MHz
RAM512 MB
Memory
Internal Memory1.5 GB
Expandable Memory SlotYes
Free (Included) Memory Card8 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity1300 mAh
Battery Standby430 hrs
Battery Talktime9.83 hrs
Dimensions
Weight180 gm
Thickness14.2 mm
Camera
Camera5.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes
Other Camera Features
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
DLNAYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Full Physical QWERTY KeypadYes
Optical TrackpadYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • Flip-to-Mute
  • Polite Ringer
  • Self-Adjusting Ringtone Volume
  • Single inbox for multiple email accounts
  • Remote Call Forwarder
  • Google Goggles
  • Quick Search Tool
  • Footprints
  • GPS Sports Tracker
  • Google Sky Map
  • Weather
  • News
  • Stocks
  • Lost Mobile Tracker / Remote Lock / Remote Wipe
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
average brand rating
2.97/5
(Below Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for all phones launched by this brand in recent times
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys