HTC Sensation XL
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HTC Sensation XL overview

Updated 24 Oct 2011

If you're looking for an ultimate generation music-focused smartphone, than the HTC Sensation XL with Beats Audio is definitely the phone for you. If offers an incredible audio experience enabling you not only to hear your music, but also feel it deep inside yourself. Also, the handset automatically detects your bundled, tailor-made Beats headset and optimizes the audio output which we'll help you hear the sound exactly how the artist wanted you to.

Measuring in at 132.5mm x 70.7mm x 9.9 mm (5.22" x 2.78" x 0.39"), the handset weighs 162.5 grams, battery included. Alongside the amazing sound, you'll also enjoy the large 4.7-inch touch screen with 480 x 800 resolution and the sleek design that the HTC Sensation XL comes with. The camera on this smartphone is an 8 megapixel one with F2.2 lens, dual LED flash, and BSI sensor - which comes in very handy for better low-light captures. The same handset is capable of 720p HD video recording and also is equipped with a 1.3MP front-facing camera which is perfect for chatting purposes. The battery is a rechargeable 1600 mAh Lithium-ion, capable of offering up to 710 minutes of talk time.

Connectivity wise, it pretty much has everything you could possibly need, namely the latest Bluetooth with A2DP for wireless stereo headsets and PBAP for phonebook access directly from the car kit, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA for wirelessly streaming media from the phone to a compatible TV and/or computer as well as a Standard micro-USB. You can also surf the web in style, thanks to multi-window browsing as well as a quick lookup tool for jumping to YouTube or Wikipedia and the latest Flash support offering you smooth video playback.  Time to mention the big boys. The HTC Sensation XL with Beats Audio features a massive 1.5 GHz Scorpion processor, Adreno 205 GPU, Qualcomm MSM8255 chipset with 16GB of internal storage and 768 MB of RAM. The whole deal runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread with a touch of HTC Sense but the company is considering updating its most important smartphones to Android Ice Cream Sandwich.

HTC Sensation XL full specifications