Is HTC's Desire more wanted than the iPhone?

Have your say on the phone wars

HTC's Desire was announced at Mobile World Congress and immediately got the TechRadar office buzzing.

'Was this,' we asked, 'the phone that has finally made us want to leave our iPhones behind and move onto the wildly promising Android platform?'

"We're mightily impressed with the HTC Desire, and can see that this is going to be a real iPhone contender in 2010, no matter what Steve Jobs brings out later this year," said Phone Editor Gareth Beavis in his Hands on: HTC Desire review.


But what do you think? Has HTC finally cracked it with a phone that takes much of the best bits of the (HTC-made) Google Nexus One but adds in the widely admired Sense UI?

Or will Apple's likely summer arrival immediately wrest back the impetus when its announced?

Over to you…


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Patrick (Twitter) is Global Editor-in-Chief for techradar, and has been with the site since its launch in 2008. He is a longstanding judge of the T3 Awards, been quoted or seen on everything from the The Sun to Sky News and is on the #CoolBrands Council. He started his career in football, making him one of approximately one journalists to have covered both a World Cup final and an iPhone launch.