HTC Sensation XE

price N/A launch Nov, 2011

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 7 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Smart, stylish design (similar to HTC Sensation but with red accents)
  • Superb build quality
  • Excellent screen (great viewing angles, great pixel density, vivid colors)
  • Beautiful, seamless HTC Sense enhanced Android experience
  • High end specs and performance with 1.5 GHz Processor / 768 MB RAM
  • Good web browser
  • Decent camera (good level of detail, good exposure control)
  • Beats Audio Mode works well to enhance music playback
  • Excellent, best-in-class Beats earphones
  • Good battery life (2 days with moderate usage)

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Loudspeaker is clear, but could have been louder (specially considering this is a music oriented phone)
  • Occasional Wi-Fi reception issues

7 expert review(s)


video review

source: @PhoneArena
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 2.3, Upgradeable to 4.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size4.3 inches
Screen Resolution540x960 pixels (~ 256 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
Processor/RAM
Processor1.5 GHz, Dual Core
RAM768 MB
Memory
Internal Memory4 GB
Expandable Memory SlotYes
Battery
Battery Capacity1730 mAh
Battery Standby540 hrs
Battery Talktime9.17 hrs
Dimensions
Weight151 gm
Thickness11.3 mm
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes
Other Camera Features
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • Image Stabilization
  • Instant Capture
Secondary Camera0.1 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
TV OutYes, via MHL
DLNAYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Noise FiltrationYes
Stereo SpeakersYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • WIFi Printing
  • Custom made Beats headsets
  • Music Recognition
  • Weather
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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