T-Mobile USA has introduced the HTC Sensation 4G smartphone delivering the latest Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) operating system with the HTC Sense experience, a 1.2GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and 4.3-inch qHD display.
Designed and manufactured by HTC, the Sensation 4G features a premium design with rounded edges, aluminum unibody construction and T-Mobile's first 4.3-inch qHD touch-screen display. The HTC Sensation 4G delivers a quality on-the-go entertainment experience with easy access to top movie titles, TV programs, music and more via the following preloaded applications:
- HTC Watch: A library of the latest, premium movies and TV shows available for rent or purchase using innovative progressive download technology
- HTC Listen: A VIP pass to a library of millions of songs with the freedom to transfer purchases to another device or computer
- T-Mobile TV: A free selection of live and on-demand TV including news, sports and kids programming, plus full episodes of popular shows
- T-Mobile Video Chat powered by Qik: Video conversations with friends and family through T-Mobile's network and over Wi-Fi
- Slacker Radio: Free, personalized radio with over 150 genre stations and the ability to create your own stations
The HTC Sensation 4G comes equipped with the latest HTC Sense experience which includes new features and enhancements such as a customizable lock screen, allowing customers to quickly jump to their favorite features and applications with the same gesture typically used to unlock the phone. The HTC Sensation 4G also offers access to more than 200,000 applications available on Android Market and integration with popular Google services such as Gmail, Google Maps with Places and Navigation, YouTube, and more.
The HTC Sensation 4G features an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera with dual LED flash, digital zoom and auto-focus, as well as a front-facing camera and 1080p HD video recorder. With DLNA compatibility, HTC Sensation 4G customers can wirelessly connect to a compatible HDTV or other DLNA device for streaming full HD video content.
The HTC Sensation 4G includes smartphone essentials such as easy access to personal and work e-mail, including support for Microsoft Exchange e-mail, contacts and calendar, social networking, and instant messaging. The HTC Sensation 4G also features Trace for easy text input, visual voicemail, a pre-installed 8GB microSD card, built-in 3.5mm headphone jack, Adobe Flash Player support and a music player.
Price and Availability
The HTC Sensation 4G was officially released in the U.S. on June 15, 2011 exclusively from T-Mobile for $199 with qualifying activation plan.