Expert Review of HTC Desire 600 Black
HTC has been quiet for some time with smartphones being released around them with considerable success. One of the reasons could be that the firm likes to do it right and produce something impeccable even if that means taking a little extra time. The results were excellent with HTC One and the company has been relishing the success of the same. The hopes and expectations from the firm have supposedly increased after HTC One and HTC would not want to disappoint anyone. HTC Desire 600 is a 4.5-inch Android Jelly Bean operating system driven smartphone that has a length of 134.8mm, height of 67mm, and a thickness of 9.3mm. The device weighs 130grams as its screen boosts a super LCD2 capacitive touch screen that works at a pixel density of 245ppi. The body of the device that is, both front and back, is an absolute beauty but this is not the same aluminum classy look of the HTC One. HTC has done away with the shenanigans of the ultra pixels with HTC Desire 600 and has an 8-megapixel primary shutter that is located at the back of the gadget snapping images at a resolution of 3264 by 2448pixels. The secondary camera is a healthy 1.6-megapixel while video shooting works at 720pixels. The processor is quad-core clocking at 1.2GHz while the 1GB RAM blends with it perfectly to accommodate fast and smooth multitasking ability.
The internal memory is of 8GB while microSD card slot is of 64GB potential making sure there is no shortage of space when it comes to storing data on a large scale. Wi-Fi hot spot, Wi-Fi direct, and DLNA make up for a reliable internet service provider with a downloading speed of 7.2Mbps and an uploading speed of 5.76Mbps. NFC capability is also there but it also depends on the market and the kind of version it offers. Bluetooth, GPRS, EDGE, and USB port are some of the other data connectivity features for more use. The music player and the video player have been provided for entertainment through songs and videos while the FM radio also serves the purpose of enabling access to popular radio stations. Powered by the standard lithium-ion battery of 1860mAh, the performance is wonderful with HTC Desire 600 as its yields up to 539hours in 2G and up to 577hours in 3G. The talk time offered is up to 11hours and 20minutes in 2G and up to 11hours in 3G. HTC Desire 600 is manufactured in two colors of Black and White while it offers loads of other important features like 25GB of storage drop box.
User Interface and UI functionality
HTC Desire 600 has a 4.5-inch super LCD2 capacitive touch screen that runs on a resolution of 540 by 960pixels and a pixel density of 245ppi. The 16 million colors for color accuracy also help. The multitouch display is easy and smooth to interact with and provides lag free performance.
HTC Desire 600 comes with a music player that can play songs that can be heard through loudspeakers or through earphones which has 3.5mm jack compatibility. Compatible formats include MP3, eAAC+, WMA, WAV, and FLAC player while the sound technology involved here includes Beats audio sound enhancement for the earphones and built-in amplifiers for the speakers. Video player supports the formats DivX, XviD, MP4, H.263, H.264, and WMV player.
Pictures and Video quality
HTC Desire 600 has an 8-megapixel back camera, which is more than formidable and clicks images at a resolution of 3264 by 2448 pixels. Autofocus, LED flash, 1/3.2inches sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size, geo-tagging, face and smile detection are some of the features that support the shutter in clicking better images. Secondary camera has 1.6-megapixel for strength and enables video calls and web chats.
HTC Desire 600 has a strong grip on web access with GPRS and the built-in HTML browser that allows the user to download data including songs, games, images, and videos or visit the web sites like Facebook and Twitter. For wireless internet access, HTC Desire 600 is blessed with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA.
Internal and External Memory
Internal memory is beefy with HTC Desire 600 as it provides 8GB of it to accommodate songs, games, images, and videos while movies can also be kept. There is a provision to further supplement the internal memory of the gadget up to 64GB with the help of the microSD card slot. RAM is muscular too with 1GB storage space and should provide the device with right capabilities to handle fast speed and multiple operations.
Applications and Gaming
HTC Desire 600 can be used for playing some of the better games that the Android Jelly Bean operating system has to offer. The user can also get his or her hands on the best of apps like WhatsApp or Viber.
HTC Desire 600 runs on the standard lithium-ion battery of 1860mAh that comprehends a talk time of up to 11hours and 20minutes in 2G and up to 11hours in 3G. The standby time offered is up to 577hours in 3G and up to 539 hours in 2G.
HTC Desire 600 has loads of data connectivity features including Bluetooth, GPRS, EDGE, and USB port that can work for data transmission and provide Internet connectivity. Wi-Fi is there too while there is some heavy emphasis on Wi-Fi tethering as well with DLNA, Hot spot and Wi-Fi direct.
HTC Desire 600 when compared to Samsung Galaxy Grand has a smaller screen with the former featuring 4.5inches and the latter 5inches. HTC Desire 600 has a better resolution and thus sports a richer and sharper display. HTC Desire 600 is lighter in weight and is way ahead as far as the design of the gadget is concerned. HTC Desire 600 has a faster we facility as both the devices have 1GB RAM and an 8GB internal memory. Camera is of 8-megapixel for both the devices but the secondary camera is more powerful with Galaxy Grand with 2-megapixel as compared to the 1.6-megapixel offered by HTC Desire 600.