Excerpt: As HTC's successor to the popular and award-winning HTC Desire , the new HTC Desire S - which HTC announced back in February - blends a stunning design with power and speed. Inspired by the HTC Legend's aluminum unibody design, the HTC Desire S is sculpted out of a single block of aluminum making it...
Conclusion: I guess the main problem of this handset lies in the fact that the developers have decided to experiment a very successful software in mid-range hardware. Of course this creates some inadequacy and we can classify the HTC Desire S neither in mid-range, nor in high-end category.
Excerpt: The HTC Desire S is the latest in a trio of new devices out of HTC to act as successors to previously successful models–in this case, the HTC Desire . The Desire S ups the ante by offering more RAM, a newer CPU, and improved screen over the previous generation Desire.
Pros: + Large 1450 mAh battery provides excellent battery life
HTC Desire S review – a flagship phone without the flagship price
14 July 2011
Conclusion: I often get asked by friends what phone I recommend, and before I can answer, I always ask what type of phone they want, what features are important to them, the size of the phone they’re after, and what they’re prepared to pay for it.
Excerpt: Following in the footsteps of the wildly successful HTC Desire and the equally impressive HTC Desire HD is the Desire S. The latest addition to HTC's Desire family comes with two cameras (one for normal pics, one for video calls) and runs on the latest version of Android (2.3 aka Gingerbread).
Excerpt: Launched just last month, the HTC Desire S is an attempt to refresh the original HTC Desire and hopefully bank on its popularity and accolades. Check our full review of the Desire S after the jump and see if it lives up to expectations.
Summary: We were initially rudely dismissive of the HTC Desire S when it was revealed at Mobile World Congress earlier this year, with it appearing to offer little in the way of improvement over the superb HTC Desire.
HTC Desire S review: HTC Sense 2.1, hardware and operation
24 April 2011
Excerpt: UK network Three has loaned us another new Android phone to review, after our triumphant yet also bewilderingly useless look at the Samsung Galaxy Ace (1, 2, 3 & 4 ) a month ago. This time we’ll be looking at and forming opinions regarding the HTC Desire S , the newer, smaller, button-less update of...
Excerpt: Back in February 2010, HTC graced the world with what was to become the standard as to how a high-end Android smartphone should be. The HTC Desire garnered numerous “gadget of the year” awards and set the benchmark for other manufacturers to follow.
Pros: Sleek hardware design, Improved performance and battery life, Good price point
Cons: Camera functions, while improved, still leaves a lot to be desired, Feels like the Desire S is just a stop-gap product for the next generation of dual-core handsets