htc dream review
- Android Operating System
- Full QWERTY Keyboard
- 3.2 Touch-Sensitive Screen Display
- Built-in Map System
- Barcode Scanner technology
HTC Dream – Be fully Equipped
Well, if you are looking for a mobile phone that is simply all singing and all dancing then look no further than the new HTC Dream. It is packed full of the latest technologies and features you wont know what to do first with it. This stylish and slick handset really does look the business and will prove to be a top class hand held gadget. The Android powered HTC Dream mobile phone can be a dream especially with instant access to the Android Market which constantly updated with fantastic new applications. Users can enjoy one-touch access to on-line searches as well as the Bar-code scanner feature. Simply scan a bar-code and find out all relevant information on that particular product, keeping you in the know. Customise the home screen with all the tools and gadgets you need making them available at your fingertips in an instant. This great looking handset comes with a full QWERT keyboard which is very user friendly with plenty of room between the raised keys to comfortably insert text into messages and emails. To access this feature just simply slide the display screen to the side and the keyboard is hidden underneath. The HTC Dream comprises a fabulous 3.2 inch TFT-LCD flat touch-sensitive screen with resolutions of 320 x 480 ( HVGA ) pixels, making for crisp and vivid displayed images to the user. This fantastic touch screen is finger friendly and super intuitive also with the assistance of the trackball control with Enter button. When you first see the weight of the Dream you may think it sounds very heavy and brick like, but lets not forget the overall design of this fantastic handset and what its capabilities really are. It weighs 158g or 5.60 ounces with measurements of 117.7mm x 55.7mm x 17.1mm which again for a mobile phone with this design it is a great size. Users can expect up to 406 minutes of GSM talk time and up to 319 hours of GSM stand-by time. This converts into 350 minutes of WCDMA talk time and up to 402 hours of WCDMA stand-by time with a full charge up of the battery.
HTC Dream – Features & Functions
There is a 3.2 mega-pixel camera function featured on the Dream mobile phone that comes with a selection of imaging settings and abilities to enable the user to take quality snap shots.
For entertainment the user can enjoy the built-in music player system on the HTC Dream mobile phone. Supported music formats include AAC, AAC+, AMR-NB, MP3, MIDI, WMA and WMV files. The user can enjoy a great selection ring-tones some of which include 40 polyphonic tones and standard MIDI format 0 and 1 enabling the user to make their Dream mobile phone sound unique. There is 256 mega-bytes of ROM memory as well as 192 mega-bytes of RAM. The user can increase this by adding a MicroSD memory card which is SD 2.0 compatible.
Accessing the internet on the HTC Dream handset is simple via the built-in web browsing technologies. The Dream operates on a Quad-band network which covers GSM/GPRS/EDGE – 850/900/1800/1900 & HSPA/WCDMA – 2100. Users can enjoy upload speeds of up to 2 Mbps HSUPA and downloads of up to 7.2 Mbps HSDPA. Connecting to other compatible devices is a straightforward process with the Bluetooth with A2DP with advanced data rate, Wi-Fi and HTC ExtUSB – 11-pin mini-USB 2.0 and audio jack in one that all come with the Dream handset.
Now when it comes to finding our way and finding routes to a chosen destination the user need not worry anymore not with the HTC Dream mobile phone. Users can take a virtual walk anywhere around the world with 360 degrees panoramic scenes plus street view. All assisted with GPS Navigation capabilities with Google Maps. Taking map searches to a whole new evolution.
Other special features presented on the HTC Dream mobile phone are a Digital Compass and a Motion Sensor along with a fantastic array of application tools to make life a whole lot easier.
Keeping in contact with friends and family can be a quick and easy process with any of the messaging services that come available on the Dream handset. Of course there are the usual text messaging services along with emailing.
To summarise the HTC Dream is one tasty piece of equipment with the power of search taken new heights. The full QWERTY keyboard and large 3.2 inch touch-sensitive screen are both brilliant assets to this sleek and stylish looking mobile phone. Its user can enjoy high spec technologies and features and functions all at the touch of a finger. Bring on the HTC Dream!
htc dream specification
- 3.2 Mega-pixel camera with Autofocus & Photo Album
- Picture Wallpaper
- 3.2 inch TFT LCD Touch screen display with 65k colours & 480 x 320 pixels
- Music Player with Speaker
- Polyphonic, MP3 & MIDI Ringtones
- sound recorder & Microphone
- SMS, MMS & Instant Messaging
- Email Messaging
- Downloadable Games
- Personal organiser with Phonebook, Calendar, Clock & Alarm Clock
- Document Viewer with Excel, Word, PDF, PowerPoint & Qualcomm® Processor
- Android™ Operating System
- Slide out QWERTY Keyboard
- Trackball Navigation
- GPS Navigation & Google Maps™
- 256 Megabytes of ROM & 192 Mbytes of RAM with MicroSD™ memory support
- 3G HSDPA, Bluetooth®, WiFi® & Mini USB Connectivity
- EDGE & GPRS Technology
- Quad band 1900 GSM, 1800 GSM GSM, 900, 850 GSM & HSDPA 2100 Networks
- HTML Web Browser
- GSM Talk Time 6.7 hrs
- HSDPA Talk Time 5.8 hrs
- GSM Standby Time 390 hrs
- HSDPA Standby Time 402 hrs
- Video Call Time 2.5 hrs
- Size 17.1 x 55.7 x 117.7mm
- Weight 158 grams
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