The Desire Z is a touchscreen smartphone
from HTC with a dedicated slide-out keyboard
. This HTC phone runs on the Android 2.2 (Froyo)
operating system. The device is powered by a 800 MHz Qualcomm Scorpion processor
and packs in 512 MB of RAM with an Adreno 205 GPU.
This Android mobile phone from HTC sports a 3.7-inch screen with 480 x 800 pixel resolution. The Desire Z uses the HTC Sense UI, that empowers you to track your phone, in case you misplace it. By logging into your account on HTCSense.com, you can forward calls to another number, if you happen to forget your phone. If your handset is stolen or lost, you can lock and remove personal data from the phone and also trace it.
The HTC mobile features a 5 megapixel camera with auto focus and LED flash. The phone camera comes with 720p HD video recording capability and has face detection and geo-tagging capabilities.
The smartphone has an aluminum body with round edges and features the new Z Hinge design
to help in typing easily. The Desire Z packs in various sensors such as Accelerometer, Digital Compass, Proximity Sensor and Ambient Light Sensor.
Storage and Battery
This HTC smartphone ships with 1.5 GB of internal phone storage
. The device is microSD 2.0 compatible
and a microSD card can be used to expand the phone memory up to 32 GB. The HTC handset uses a 1300 mAh standard Li-ion battery that gives talk time of up to 4 hours and standby time of 120 hours.
Connectivity and Features Internet connectivity on the Desire Z phone
is possible through GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi and 3G. The connectors lined up in the handset include a 3.5 mm stereo audio jack, a 5-pin micro-USB 2.0
and Bluetooth. This smartphone comes with USB and Wi-Fi tethering
ability and also features A-GPS to help you navigate.
The HTC device comes pre-loaded with HTC widgets and integrates social networking features. The Friend Stream feature lets you bring all your social networking contacts to a single display screen. The Desire Z also comes with DLNA support, which lets users connect the phone to compatible televisions.