HTC Hero

price N/A launch Sep, 2009

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 3 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Beautiful HTC Sense User interface with great social network integration
  • Good call quality and signal reception

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Below average camera
  • No video-call camera
  • No FM radio
  • Bluetooth support limited to headset use only (no file transfers)

3 expert review(s)


video review

source: @mobileburn
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 1.5
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size3.2 inches
Screen Resolution320x480 pixels (~ 180 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
Processor/RAM
Processor528 MHz
RAM288 MB
Memory
Expandable Memory SlotYes
Free (Included) Memory Card2 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity1350 mAh
Battery Standby750 hrs
Battery Talktime8.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight135 gm
Thickness14.4 mm
Camera
Camera5.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
TrackballYes
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
3.14/5
(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