The HTC Desire offers an impressive 5 megapixel camera with flash to capture photos and videos wherever you roam, which could be to many places thanks to the Footprints turn by turn navigation also featured. The handset also has a large 3.7 inch touch display with simple touch parameters and pinch to zoom capability.
The phone is running the Android operating system, version 2.1 Eclair respectively, and also is enhanced with the HTC Sense user interface and integration such as Peep for Twitter and Facebook integration. The Friend Stream widget also provides the latest tweets and updates form Facebook alongside your friends, their picture and details, and any recent messages you have form them. Multitasking is possible also thanks to the powerful operating system in addition to the hardware backing it, which is 576 megabytes of random access memory and a 1 gigahertz processor respectively. For storage memory of all the possible music, photos, videos and more, there is a microSD card slot, besides the 5212 megabytes of read-only memory for further enhancement of speed when using multiple apps at once.
The Desire has Bluetooth 2.1 with Enhanced Data Rate technology offering close proximity wireless file sharing and more, in addition to this it has a wireless stereo protocol allowing you to connect wireless stereo headphones to the phone for easy music listening, or listening to the integrated FM stereo radio. Alternatively, you can simply use the 3.5mm audio connector for standard headphones. For faster file sharing and syncing the device to a compatible computer (running Windows XP and above), there is also a microUSB connector for USB 2.0 respectively, which works via the Sync application.
The phone has a great 5 megapixel camera which offers a flash for when using in poor light conditions, as well as face detection software, and windscreen photo capture. Additionally, you can create your own great movies and videos with the camera. Photos and videos can be enjoyed back on the Photos application, or alternatively, shared on Flickr or YouTube, both of which are integrated. The internal GPS antenna also allows the phone to record the locations of videos and photos captured automatically, Geotagging; in addition to the Footprints app which offers turn by turn navigation.
The HTC Desire offers messaging and email made simple with the Sense user interface, as does Facebook and Twitter along with other apps, also due to the Android operating system which offers multi-tasking and more widgets for download. BOLA TANGKAS