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HTC Desire S has a large 3.7 inch screen but when you want to share your photos or videos to a bigger audience, HTC Desire S allows you to wirelessly stream them straight to your TV via a DLNA connecti...

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Excellent

Very hi-spec smartphone with good looks and build-...

Watch that battery life.

THAT WAS THEN, THIS IS NOW It doesn't seem more than a couple of months since I was writing about a mobile phone, and in fact, that's about right. A few months back I had purchased an excellent HTC Wildfire, sold to me as 'the old model' on a PAYG offer, but then put into contract use by me, the...

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Excellent

“My First 'Smartphone'”

published 13/10/2011

Threaded Messaging, Looks Great, Easy to Use

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I’d been contemplating buying a new mobile phone months before I even arrived at university because I’d had my Samsung Tocco Lite for over a year when it was only originally going to be a temporary phone while I got a new one. 2 weeks after moving to university, I decided that it was time to go...

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Excellent

“It fills my desire..s”

published 05/10/2011

Great camera, great Operating system, can be perso...

Not for those who find technology a bit tricky!

Apple are likely to lose a large chunk of future sales on their I-Phones if the HTC Desire S manages to gain the full recognition which it deserves. Determined be bitten by the apple bug or blackberry bug which friends and family have fallen foul to I decided to take the plunge and look into the...

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Super

“Desire S or Desiress? (HTC)”

published 06/12/2011

solid quality, made of metal, fast, responsive, fe...

signal strength, battery life

I was recently given the opportunity to upgrade my out-of-date Samsung Tocco Lite mobile phone to a more modern smartphone thanks to nearing the end of my two-year contract. There were so many options available and at first I was tempted to upgrade to the new iPhone 4S although this would have...

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Super

A good all round android with sharp colour and gre...

battery standby time is poor

Before HTC, i had never used a touch screen phone, and when purchasing the HTC Desire S on my vodphone contract, I relied totally on my partner to show me the ropes. It didn't take too long for me to discover the joys of the HTC Desire S. Firstly, it is a handy size to fit into my bag, which is...

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Excellent

“Brilliant Phone !”

published 07/09/2011

Design, Features, Speed, Camera, Touchscreen, Pric...

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I recently bought this phone after my previous contract with O2 ended. I was looking for a relatively cheap but powerful phone and this seemed to fit the bill perfectly. Design The phone is made from a single unibody piece of aluminium. It is very comfortable to hold and it feels very solid. On...

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Excellent

“Great touchscreen smartphone”

published 12/05/2011

good value, easy to use, fast, high res, nice slim...

battery life could be better

For years now, I've refused to get a new phone, and have instead been relying on donated, half-functioning zombie phones that look like something a tramp might use if he lived in the Bladerunner universe. Well I recently finally decided that enough was enough, and decided to splash out on a new...

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“A Good, But Not Great, Phone”

published 03/05/2011

Stylish, Android 2.3, crisp and clear screen

Poor battery life, keyboard caused frequent errors

The Desire S is one of the massively expanding HTC's new flagship phones. It offers a large 3.7" touch screen with a 480 x 800 HD resolution as well as four touch sensitive controls below the screen for navigation. I recently replaced my original Desire with this new unit. The unit: This phones...

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Excellent

“The Desire Just Got Better”

published 28/04/2011

Size, Micro SD Expansion, Battery Life, Screen

Price, Similar To Most Smartphones

I got given one of these to look at heres what i think: The Desire S from HTC It comes loaded with Android 2.3 which is the latest version of Google's operating system. The Main features of this phone to me are the: 3.7 Inch Touch Screen Display with a resoloution of 480x800 720P Video Recording...

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Excellent

Great look, Fast, Great Range, Cheap on contract, ...

Battery and Signal problems.

My phone is the HTC Desire S, it is my second one as I accidentally took the first one in the sea, but I do't blame the phone for that! I love this phone and it is one of the best phones I have ever used or experienced, it has a wide range of services and abilities that help me in my day to day...

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“Htc Desire S, Great phone”

published 09/08/2011

Runs Android, Front Camera (Video Calling), Htc Se...

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I recently received the HTC DESIRE S. The look of the phone and the feel of it is great in your hand. The phone has Gingerbread preloaded on it. Since its running the Android platform you have many apps and customisations available for it in the market. The phone also comes with HTC sense 2.1...

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Super

looks good, quick

starts to play up, slows down

The HTC desire S is the 5th phone I have owned and the first ever smartphone. Initial impressions when I got it out of its box, wow! What a phone. The screen is bright and interface is quick. Even now, over half a year on its features impress me. Straight after I got it as we all do with new...

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“Stylish, smart phone”

published 29/08/2011

The widgets allows you access a lot of information...

Sometimes the touch screen does not respond, short...

In comparison to its predecessor; the HTC Desire, this is a more finished product. In addition, there are now no actual buttons on the phone, apart from the on/off switch. This makes it look more like an Ipod and also look a lot more sophisticated however it does sometimes cause more problems...

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Super

vibrant screen, access to thousands of apps, camer...

poor battery life, only 2 led colours, can be quit...

HTC DESIRE S. THE PHONE FOR YOU? HTC have aimed this smartphone at the busineesman of today, But if your not a business man, but a mum juggling your busy schedule or a student looking at getting a social phone. This is great because its so easy to use and yet so complex. With this phone I find...

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Satisfactory

Appearance, camera, app store, personalisation

Battery life, glitching, crashing

I had owned this phone for about a month before any major problems arose. 6 months on and the phone regularly crashes. The camera is good quality but this is irrelevant now - when I take photos, within 5 minutes the phone has deleted them. Photos that I wish to delete that have been in the...

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