HTC Sensation XE

price: N/A|launch: Nov, 2011

quick review summary

  • + 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)
  • Loudspeaker is clear, but could have been louder (specially considering this is a music oriented phone)
  • Occasional Wi-Fi reception issues

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OS

  • Smartphone OS: Android 2.3 (Upgradeable to 4.0)

Display

  • Touchscreen (Capacitive)
  • Screen Size: 4.3 inches medium
  • Screen Resolution: 540x960 pixels (~ 256 pixels per inch)
  • Display Type: LCD
  • Sensors: Accelerometer

Processor/RAM

  • Processor: 1.5 GHz, Dual Core
  • RAM: 768 MB

Memory

  • Internal Memory: 4 GB
  • Expandable Memory Slot: Yes

Battery

  • Battery Capacity: 1730 mAh
  • Battery Standby: 540 hrs
  • Battery Talktime: 9.17 hrs

Dimensions

  • Weight: 151 gm bulky
  • Thickness: 11.3 mm medium

Camera

  • Camera: 8.0 MP
  • Camera Auto-Focus
  • Camera Flash
  • HD Video Recording
  • Other Camera Features: Touch Focus, Face Detection, Image Stabilization, Instant Capture
  • Secondary Camera: 0.1 MP

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth
  • USB
  • WiFi
  • 3G
  • 2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)
  • GPS
  • Compass
  • TV Out, via MHL
  • DLNA

More

  • App Store: Google Play Store
  • Noise Filtration
  • Stereo Speakers
  • FM Radio
  • WIFi Printing
  • Custom made Beats headsets
  • Music Recognition
  • Weather
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!

Brand Value-for-Money Rating

average phonecurry internal rating for other phones launched by this brand
6-month average
3.58/5
Good
12-month average
3.42/5
Good

Brand Perception

brand perception based on brand equity surveys
Very Good

Service Quality Rating

overall service/support rating, taking into account both density of service network, and service quality perception based on user surveys
Good

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