HTC Desire HD review

The Desire's successor finally lands but is it an improvement?

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TechRadar's verdict

"We'd have to colour ourselves a little disappointed with the new HTC Desire HD - as a standalone phone it's excellent, but it has too many niggles to be considered the best in HTC's range."
For
  • Super-slick UI
  • Great browsing experience
  • Dolby Mobile and SRS virtual surround sound
  • Decent e-book reader
  • Very easy to connect contacts
Against
  • Poor battery life
  • No OLED screen
  • Suspect build quality
  • Video player needs overhauling
  • HTCSense.com connectivity still has bugs
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