A better front facing camera on the HTC Sensation XL with 1.3 megapixel resolution provides more balance between the quality of your images and video calls compared to its main camera which offers 8 megapixel resolution. The handset has an array of powerful hardware combined with its intuitive software to offer a fast and effective smartphone all round.
The phone is running the Android operating system with HTC Sense user interface, the former provides a fast and sturdy framework with multitasking capabilities and the ability to add more applications for the device, while the latter adds simple and easy to use features to the handset which make your smartphone smarter. The lockscreen feature for example, as on other handsets such as the HTC Sensation XE, enables you to set and access certain widgets and applications without unlocking your display. You can directly access the Weather widget, or your phones main camera to snap a photo without having to unlock it, making everything faster and easier to do. The instant shutter of the 8 megapixel main camera also means that photos or HD video recording can begin instantly as you hit the respective tab on the large 4.7 inch touch display of this elegant looking device.
The Sensation XL provides excellent music entertainment featuring the Beats Audio technology which enhances your music through a customised headset for better sound form your compact phone. The simple to use Music player offers playlist creation along with easy sorting of your library and it is easy to find and download more songs to it on the move. You can also download and watch full movies on the handset. Communication includes email, messaging and fully integrated social networking from both Facebook and Twitter respectively. For connectivity you can watch movies or your self-made video clips on a television using the wireless DLNA connection or share with other devices wirelessly, using the Bluetooth 3.0 offered. The internal memory of the handset is 16 gigabytes, and 768 megabytes of instant memory along with the 1.5 gigahertz processor ensure the speed and power of the phone overall.
As with many smartphones the HTC Sensation XL provides so many features it is difficult to see what you can’t do on the device. This handset particularly allows you to quickly and easily perform many functions and features such as the lockscreen make this even easier still. The two cameras on the handset and its audio technology provide yet further capabilities that make this handset special. BOLA TANGKAS