HTC Wildfire is the latest Smartphone in the store. The phone comes with advanced features to make you a proud owner. The phone looks are similar with the recently released HTC Legend but offers a lot of functionality. HTC Wildfire is a budget phone with Android OS and HTC Sense for best user interface.
- Friend Stream – With this you can see all your friends Facebook updates, Twitter updates and Flickr photos in a single window. The windows updates automatically with the latest data and you can update you own profile statuses at one go. It saves you time and switching between different windows.
- Advanced Caller ID – The called ID is enhanced to show the callers Facebook status and birthday countdown. So if your friend will call you, you can wish them Happy Birthday and they will get surprised that you remember that.
- Recommending Apps and Games – Sometimes you play a game or came across a great app but you can’t send the link to friends directly. HTC Wildfire solves this problem and you can send the link directly from your phone to others.
- People Widget – You can find your friends or any group with this from your home screen and quickly call them, text or email easily.
- News App – An enhanced RSS reader with great display to show the latest updates from the websites or blogs you have subscribed.
- Multiple Home Screens – Seven, yes you read it right. It has seven home screens that make it easy to customize each of them and put your favorite apps shortcuts on them. Now you can have Friends screen, Entertainment screen and Business screen or whatever you want. Switching between different screen is easy with leap view that will show thumbnails of all the seven screens, choose which one you want and one tap is all that required. Certainly one of the best features for best user experience.
- Improved Browsing – The browsing experience was never like this with full Flash support for online videos, pinch-to-zoom page resizing and auto rotation from portrait to landscape view for mind-blowing experience. It also comes with useful reference tools like one-touch dictionary, translation and Wikipedia lookup.
- Polite Ringer – When any call comes, if you will lift it up, the volume will go down and if you will turn it over, it stops ringing and takes a voice message.
- Built in Microsoft Exchange support, email synchronization, calendar and contact lookup in your company directory are some of the advanced features HTC Wildfire offers you.
- In-built flashlight to work as a torch
Price: HTC Wildfire will be available in Indian market at approximately Rs. 15,500 only
HTC Wildfire Specifications:
- Display: 3.2-inch capacitive touch screen with inch-to-zoom capability and 240×320 QVGA resolution
- Interface: Android 2.1 with HTC Sense with 528 MHz Processor speed
- Dimensions: 106.75×60.4×12.19 mm
- Weight: 118 gm or 4.16 ounces with battery
- Memory: 384 MB RAM, 512 MB ROM and microSD card support up to 32 GB
- Battery: 1300 mAh Li-Ion battery with 4 hours talk time and standby time of 120 hours
- Camera: 5 Megapixel camera with auto focus, LED flash and Geotagging features
- Internet: High speed 3G with download speed up to 7.2 mbps, GPRS, EDGE and Wi-Fi support, Internet sharing with USB
- Connectors: 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB 2.0, Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP support
- Sensors: G-Sensor, Digital Compass, Proximity Sensor, Ambient light sensor
- HTC Widgets: Bookmarks, Calculator, Clock, FM Radio, Friend Stream, Mail, Music, News, People, Stocks, Weather and you can download many others from Android market
- Social Networking: Facebook for HTC Sense, Friend Stream, Photo sharing, Video sharing on YouTube, HTC Peep for twittering
- Multimedia: Photo Gallery, Music, FM Radio, Audio and Video player
- Location Apps: Internal GPS Antenna, Google Maps and HTC Footprints
- The touch screen is best in industry
- A bunch of advanced features that save time and improve user performance
- Great build quality
- Big screen and 7 home screens
- With all the best features, they should have gone for 1 GHz Snapdragon processor
- Battery power should have been 1500 mAh for more talk time
Conclusion: HTC Wildfire offers much more than we expect at an affordable price range. You will certainly love this device.