HTC Desire HD

Added: 05.16.14 | Updated: 02.20.20
  • Model: Desire HD
  • Brand: HTC
  • Rating: 4.33 out of 5 (3 votes)
  • Price: 150 EUR
  • Year of manufacture: 2010
  • Dimensions: 123 x 68 x 11.8 mm
  • Weight: 164 g
  • Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon S2
  • Built-in memory
  • Screen: LCD 4.3 inches
  • Battery: 1230 mAh
  • Rear camera: Single, 8MP
  • Front camera: , 0MP

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HTC Desire HD specs

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HTC Desire HD Release dateCommon

Brand and model

HTC Desire HD

Other names

Previously rumored as HTC Ace

Launch date

2010, September

HTC Desire HD PricePrice

First price

150 EUR

HTC Desire HD dimension, size, weightDesign


4.84 in (123 mm)


2.68 in ( 68 mm)


0.46 in ( 11.8 mm)


5.78 oz (164 grams)

Water resistant


Black, Brown


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HTC Desire HD screenScreen

Technology LCD

4.3 in

Screen Area

52.6 cm2


480 x 800 px

Points per inch

217 PPI

Color Depth


Ratio (height:width)


Ratio (screen:body)


Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass

Screen protector

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HTC Desire HD ProcessorHardware


- Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon S2


- 1.0 GHz Scorpion


- Adreno 205

HTC Desire HD Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

1.5 GB; 768 MB RAM

Memory Card Slot

microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot), 8 GB included

HTC Desire HD SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

Android 2.2 (Froyo), 2.3 (Gingerbread), not upgradable to 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich); Sense UI

User Interface

Sense UI

HTC Desire HD main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras



-8 MP, AF


Dual-LED flash

Video Recording 720p

HTC Desire HD selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras



HTC Desire HD Cellular BandsCellular

Bands GSM / HSPA
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
SIM Card Mini-SIM
Speed HSPA 14.4/5.76 Mbps or HSPA 7.2/2 Mbps (carrier dependent)
SAR 0.47 W/kg (head)     0.84 W/kg (body)    

HTC Desire HD wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth 2.1, A2DP
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
USB microUSB 2.0

HTC Desire HD Battery type and CapacityBattery


1230 mAh


 Removable Li-Ion


Standby - Up to 490 h (2G) / Up to 420 h (3G)
Video playback - Up to 9 h 15 min (2G) / Up to 5 h 30 min (3G)



HTC Desire HD sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack Yes
Radio Stereo FM radio, RDS
Others -Dolby Mobile, SRS sound


Accelerometer, proximity, compass

Other specifications


-Dedicated search key
-MP3/AAC+/WAV/WMA9 player
-Voice memo
-Predictive text input

Performance Benchmark

HTC Desire HD antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 7 Score7035 (Position 1937 out of 2128)

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HTC Desire HD geekbench ScoreGeekbench Score

GeekBench 4 Single Core352 (Position 946 out of 1024)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core364 (Position 1007 out of 1022)

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from HTC. However, there may be differences in specifications.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does HTC Desire HD cost?

The price of the HTC Desire HD varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 150 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.

When did the HTC Desire HD come out?

HTC Desire HD mobile was launched on in these colors: Black, Brown.

What is the size and weight of HTC Desire HD ?

The HTC Desire HD has dimensions of Height: 123 mm Width: 68 mm Thickness: 11.8 mm and weighs approximately 164 grams.

What is the screen size and resolution of HTC Desire HD?

When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 4.3 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 480 x 800 px at a pixel density of 217 ppi.

How much memory and storage does a HTC Desire HD have?

Device comes with chipset Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon S2 with processor 1.0 GHz Scorpion. HTC Desire HD is available with internal memory of 1.5 GB; 768 MB RAM.

What are the main camera specifications and megapixels of the HTC Desire HD?

The device have a Single rear camera setup with specs of 8 MP, AF and features like Dual-LED flash

What are the front camera specs and MP of the HTC Desire HD?

The device comes with front camera setup with specs of and features like