HTC has quietly launched its HTC Sensation XE in India the price of Rs. 32400 (on Flipkart). The key differentiator for HTC Sensation XE is the beats audio. Other than the beats audio, HTC Sensation XE is your typical HTC Android phone with the top of the line specifications including, dual core processor, GPU, 8 MP camera, Front camera and Super LCD Capacitive touch screen.
HTC has recently acquired 51% stake in Beat Electronics for around $500 million and ever since it is a little eager to launch its new Beats line of phones. Beats is controlled by Hip Hop Mogul Dr. Dre and if you are a music fan who can find out subtle differences between various beats of Hip Hop or the umpteen varieties of rock, then you better Sensation phone and the attractive head phones that go with it.
- 1.5 GHz Dual core Processor, Adreno 220 GPU Qualcomm MSM 8260 snapdragon
- Android 2.3.4
- HTC Sense UI
- 8 MP Primary Camera
- 0.3 MP Secondary Camera
- S LCD Capacitive Touch Screen4.3 inch Display with 960×540
- 768 MB RAM and 1 GB internal Memory
- Comes with 8 GB or 16 GB micro SD up 32 GB available
- Wi-Fi hotspot, 3G, Wi-Fi , Bluetooth, USB
- Talk time of 9hrs in 2G and 7hrs in 3G
The Head Phones
What separates Sensation XE with the rest is its Beats head phones. The head phones are custom made which are engineered to deliver high quality sound. Once the head phones are plugged in, the phone automatically switches to the Beats by Dr. Dre sound profile which delivers the audio tracks the way artist intended.
The Beats headphones come with a remote control which will let you pause, play or skip through tracks. You can also answer and end calls while the phone still in your pocket.
Should I buy?
HTC Sensation XE is one sexy machine. The only thing that might hold up your decision to buy is the availability of Ice Cream Sandwich on HTC Sensation XE.