HTC Wildfire S is a smartphone with a difference. It had its launch in Europe during mid-2010. Since then it has won many users. Compact in size, the unit delivers a ton of functionality through its 3.2 inches of touch-screen with a razor sharp imaging and oodles of grunt through its Android v2.2 operating system. All this comes at an attractive, affordable price that is budget-friendly.
HTC Corp is based in Taiwan. As an Open Handset Alliance member, the company is keen to promote the Android OS. From 2009, the company has been migrating away from the Windows OS in favour of Android.
The device has been positioned in the market as successor to the successful HTC Tattoo. It has a powerful Qualcomm 528 megahertz (Mhz) processor, a 3.2 inch TFT-LCD touch-screen, Android v2.2 OS, a 5-megapixel rear camera, an in-built dimmable light, FM radio, better browsing as well as a large range of useful and enjoyable proprietary apps.
The phone is strongly supported by many telco carriers. In Europe, for instance, the unit is distributed by Virgin Mobile, Meteor, 3, Tesco Mobile, T-Mobile, Telenor, Vodafone and Play Mobile. Users will have great network coverage using the Wildfire.
HTC Wildfire comes with Adobe and Flash support to improve pinch-and-zoom page resizing, the online video experience and to make auto rotation (from portrait to landscape and back again) a breeze. The unit also has handy reference tools like a one-touch dictionary, Wikipedia lookup and language translation. Life has never been easier!
It has a great new News app that delivers breaking-news flashes right to your phone. Users can select their favourite websites and blogs and then have their latest news items zipped instantly into the palm of their hands. Staying updated is now so easy its cool – it’s never been easier.
The unit weighs only 118 grams. It is a 106.75mm short, 60.4mm wide and a mere 12.19mm thick. The unit is easy to carry, comfortable to hold and great to look at.
The Wildfire unit comes with plenty of other handy apps. Take Friend Stream; it lets you to check Flickr, Facebook and Twitter for updates, all at once on the one screen. It allows you to check the Facebook updates by your friends. Same for their Tweets and Flickr images; all quickly and easy, on the same screen. Also, you can update your own profiles on these platforms using the device.
The phone has a clever app-sharing widget allowing you to share your favourite apps by sending friends the link for downloading the app. Thousands of fun games and cool social-networking apps are available on Android Market. New apps are posted daily. There is always something new to check out.
The Foursquare app helps you and your friends to explore and find out about your town. You can earn points & get rewards for learning and sharing new cool things. The app is one of the many apps available from Android Market. The Abduction and Teeter games are two more. There are heaps more.
In short, HTC Wildfire S is more than just a smart phone. It is a powerful device that connects you with friends in more ways than just a phone call. It is also a cool, portable entertainment friend. It’s available at a budget price. Check it out.