HTC HD7 - Unlocked HTC Windows smartphone
Phone is equipped with Super LCD screen, fast processor, has a built in kickstand, and has an up to date windows 7 which brings in many new features. The negative side of the phone consists of normal call quality and the picture quality is not good enough.
The HTC HD7S is a specification rich phone. It has a 4.3 inch Super LCD capacitive technology screen with a resolution of 480 by 800 pixels. It weighs around 162 grams and is 122 mm in height, 68 mm in width and 11.2 mm in thickness. The phone’s built quality seem very solid and thus cleans the possibility of it breaking on it’s first fall.
The phone consist of all the basic smart phone features such as accelerometer for UI auto rotate, Proximity Sensor for auto turn off. The phone also has a 3.5 mm audio input jack with Dolby Mobile and SRS sound enhancement.
The phone comes in 16GB of internal storage with 576 MB of RAM and 512 MB of ROM. It does not support external card slot thus the memory cannot be increased using memory cards.
The phone supports 3G network and has all the features a smartphone should have such as WI-FI, Bluetooth etc.
The phone contains a 5 mega pixel camera which takes picture at 2592 by 1944 pixels. It has autofocus and consist of dual LED flash and supports recording of videos at 720p. There is no secondary camera thus the phone does not support video calling.
The phone runs on Windows 7 which is most up to date thus it supports all the features such as copy pasting which was not available earlier. The phone has a powerful processing unit which is 1GHz Scorpion Processor. It has Adreno 200 GPU Qualcomm QSD8250 Snapdragon Chipset.
The phone supports email accounts and Push Email service and thus multiple accounts can be synced with it simultaneously. It has Html browser thus web browsing experience is a breeze with the internet explorer pre-installed in it. In the music section the phone supports all the normal formats such as mp3 etc and has Stereo FM radio with RDS. It play backs most of the video formats and has a youtube client already installed. The office integration is the heart of windows 7 and thus it is nicely done and easy to use.
The phone is supplied with 1230 mAh Li-ion battery which gives a stand by time of around 276 hours and talk time of 4 hours and 30 minutes which is very less and could have been way better.
The phone performed well overall except for the picture quality and call quality which very mediocre and could have been better. The pictures taken look dimmed and not very vivid. The speaker is also OK and not great and produces not a good quality of music although music from headphones is of excellent quality.