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HTC Desire (A8181) All specs

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HTC Desire

Android phone with 1Ghz Single-Core median processor provides good performance when performing some functions of the HTC Desire (A8181)

With one SIM card slot, the HTC Desire (A8181) allows download up to 7.2 Mbps for internet browsing, but it also depends on the carrier.

Good connectivity of this device includes Bluetooth 2.1 + A2DP, WiFi 802.11 b/g (2.4Ghz), but it lacks NFC connection.

Device with 135 grams including the battery. The HTC Desire (A8181) phone is relatively thin with 11.9mm thickness.

2.3/10
Physical featuresHTC Desire
Model
Other model namesHTC Desire A8181, HTC Bravo
Country or region availablefeature not registered
BrandHTC
Release dateMarch, 2010
Depth11.9 millimeters (0.47 inches)
Size (width x height)60 x 119 millimeters (2.36 x 4.69 in)
Weight135 grams (4.73 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supported
System (OS)HTC Desire
Operating systemAndroid 2.1 Eclair
Firmware updateAndroid 2.2.1 Froyo
HardwareHTC Desire
Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon QSD8250
CPU processor1Ghz Single-Core Scorpion
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 200
RAM memory576MB LPDDR
Internal storage512MB (151MB available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayHTC Desire
Display typeTFT Super LCD
Screen size3.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~54.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution480x800 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)252 PPI
Colors16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass
Display featuresfeature not registered
Mobile networksHTC Desire
Dual-SIMNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
Maximum download/upload7.2/2 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supported
Primary 5G networkNot supported
Primary data networkCSD, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA
Secondary 2G networkNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supported
CallingHTC Desire
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupported
Video callingNot supported
Call controlVoice recorder
CameraHTC Desire
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels
Main camera resolution2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720) 30 fps
FlashLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusfeature not registered
Image stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection
BSI sensorfeature not registered
HDRfeature not registered
2ª cameraHTC Desire
Front camera (secondary)Not supported
Front camera resolutionNot supported
Video recording (secondary)Not supported
Front flashNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered
MultimediaHTC Desire
RadioFM (RDS)
TVNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.263, H.264, WMV9
Audio formatsMP3, AAC+, WAV, WMA9
ConnectivityHTC Desire
USBMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack
Bluetooth2.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g (2.4Ghz)
DLNAfeature not registered
NFCNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portfeature not registered
Other functionsHTC Desire
Active noise cancellationfeature not registered
Vibrating alertSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, Flash player
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Other features- Colors: Black, Brown, Silver, White
- Video recording at 720p only Android Froyo update
- Optical mouse (Touchpad)
- HTC Sense UI
- Java framework
Power supplyHTC Desire
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity1400 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging
Talk time autonomy390 minutes | 6.5 hours | 0.3 day
Standby21600 minutes | 360 hours | 15 days
Radiation rateHTC Desire
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered
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