HTC Sensation Analyzed in Engadget

Our colleagues from Engadget have had the opportunity to thoroughly analyze the HTC Sensation, the first mobile dual-core from HTC that comes ready to compete against the LG Optimus 2 X or the popular Samsung Galaxy SII.

The analysis is divided into five parts, where will reveal us all the internal and external details of this new handset from HTC that many users expected as water may, to a terminal that had a good finish outer and good material, something that has no competition.

First contact

In the first part of the analysis, we have the first touchdown, showing us that the design and construction of the HTC Sensation are excellent, committed to quality, something that is noticed to take the terminal by hand. Screen 4.3 inch bet by a higher resolution, qHD, 960 × 540 pixels, being also the first mobile HTC in bringing this resolution, which gives more definition to the texts.

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HTC Sense 3.0

In the second part of the analysis we see how he is handled the terminal with Android 2.3.3 with the new HTC Sense 3.0 interface and new applications of series such as HTC Watch, the new service to buy films and videos. To see the differences of HTC Sense 3.0 connection HTC Sense 2.0 UI they have made the following comparison video:

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Autonomy and antennas

The autonomy of the HTC Sensation and your GPS antenna and network are analyzed in the third part. The call sound quality is very good thanks to its extra microphone in the rear area to cancel the noise. We discovered that the terminal is suffering from the famous Antennagate with signal WiFi if we take it to covering internal antenna when the signal is very low, although taking mobile normally not blocked antenna.

The GPS performance is very good, the best that there is in the market, quickly hooking with satellites getting very good location accuracy. In terms of its autonomy seems 1520mAh battery is something fair. Get more autonomy than with the HTC Desire HD but Samsung Galaxy SII with its battery gets more autonomy.

Dual-core Snapdragon

In the fourth part of the analysis already see the performance of the terminal thanks to its dual-processor core MSM8260 Snapdragon at 1. 2 GHz, with a GPU Adreno 220, and 768 MB of RAM. The terminal is tested for performance and is compared with its main competitors.

Connectivity is also analyzed and we see that it is very comprehensive. We can see our photos, music or video directly to a TV thanks to its exit MHL and its adapter to HDMI or via the network WiFi with DLNA support, which allows us to connect with certified devices to share content without the use of cables.

Camera and conclusions

In the last part of the analysis the 8 camera is put to test megapixel HTC Sensation where we will see how it makes photographic and it defends in the recording at 1080 p with several examples, and we see as is his quality with respect to the competition. At the end of the analysis arrived at the conclusions where we will see all their pros and cons, and alternatives have if it doesn’t convince us HTC Sensation.

HTC Sensation, different parts of the analysis

  • HTC Sensation: presented the phone, reviewing design, construction, display and availability
  • A review on the novelties of the HTC Sense 3.0 Customization
  • What such behaves like phone?, autonomy of the battery and connectivity problems
  • HTC Sensation, internal hardware and performance
  • We analyze your photo and video camera. Final conclusions