HTC One S Android phone

HTC One S review: The HTC One S is a superbly built phone with slick software

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  • Expert Rating

    4.25 / 5
  • User Rating

    3.50 / 5 (of 6 Reviews)
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    TBA (AUD)

User Reviews:

DylRicho

4.5

1

Pros
Performance; design; camera; Gorilla Glass; speaker
Cons
Storage; display resolution; HTC abandoning it
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The performance of the HTC One S is great. Up against the One X (quad-core) and Galaxy S III (quad-core), its more up-to-date processor architecture clearly shows through, with it easily being just as capable, and even outperforming in many instances.

The camera takes very good photos and video and I like the features that it offers.

Its design is very appealing, when compared to the One X and Galaxy S III cheaper materials. I've dropped it onto science laboratory floors many times from knocking it off the workbench without a case, and it looks exactly like it did when I first got it. An aluminum construction made three times stronger than steel + Gorilla Glass makes for a very tough phone.

The speaker is loud but distorts at the highest setting. That being said, there really aren't many devices which don't.

Positives out of the way, I must touch on the negatives. 16 gigabytes of storage is barely anything for the experienced user (although for the average user, it's fine). Its display resolution (qHD) is relatively limited when compared to the One X, but you couldn't see HTC using the same 720p resolution on the One S, could you? It wouldn't make sense for them to do so.

Lastly, with HTC recently abandoning the device from future Android/Sense updates (because of driver issues with the Asian version, powered by the Snapdragon S3 MSM8260), it may sway your decision to other devices, which is a shame because the Snapdragon S4 version is still considered a high-end device.

htc rooter

5.0

2

Pros
its available in black market in bangkok
Cons
bkack ic truly expensive in iraq
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Hey guys Ho to Bangkok and Yeh shop in the 2nd floor of the mobile mall , sits an old man with his son ..old man has a beard and son has a black mole on his left cheek ...they are selling the phone uprooted and rooted for 175 usd 200 usd respectively ...amazing fone and surely It's cheap man ly priced man ...forget everything ...order it online ...they will ship within 5 working days ...yeaaahhhhhh.....

Bernie

0.0

3

Pros
Nothing
Cons
Everything
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3 years and you throw it out to add to land fill and pollution because by that time the battery is either dead or well on the way out.

One can expect nonly about 3 years out of an Li/ion battery from the time it comes off the production line.

How long your "new" phone will last depends on how long it has been out of the factory.

Janice Brattin

5.0

4

Pros
Whats not?
Cons
Huh?
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Amazing, bright, crisp beautiful color! Love it, best phone I've ever used

Kunal

3.0

5

Pros
Camera with Image Sense
Cons
No Gorilla Glass
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it's a huge disappointment for no Gorilla glass display ultimately it's a good phone but without glass protection.. :((((( very disappointing..

tommo

4.0

6

Pros
I am
Cons
You are
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This phone looks like its a Galaxy s2 only released at a much later date (there for a good phone, just late to the party). And I am not a big fan of the HTC design, front face, looks old and dated. Bring on the SGS3 I day!

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