This huge handset's dimensional measurement is about 126.1 x 65.4 x 11.3 mm and it weighs about 151 grams. The brilliant 4.3 inch cHD display screen of HTC Sensation XE makes it unique because not many phones are out there offering such excellent display and makes it worth to watch. The capacitive touchscreen display has 540 x 960 pixels screen size and supports multiple touch inputs as well. Other useful features include Accelerometer, Proximity and Gyro sensors, and a cool, well developed User Interface - The HTC Sense UI which makes things extremely smooth along with the touch sensitive controls in the handset.
With a pretty good loudspeaker, HTC Sensation XE has an audio output that exceeds your expectations but not impressive though. But there are Smartphones of similar price range which has greater audibility. Either ways, Sensation XE still provides incredible audio clarity even if it has only a fair audibility. The 3.5 mm audio jack would be very useful to connect with external speakers and amplify the audio quality and output. Powered by a 1.5 GHz Dual Core Processor, HTC Sensation XE runs on Android v2.3 Gingerbread Operating System. It is equipped with 4 GB memory and possesses a microSD card slot which enables memory extensibility up to 32 GB.
It supports all major internet connectivity networks namely GPRS (up to 80 Kbps), EDGE (up to 236.8 Kbps) and 3G connectivity with HSDPA 14.4 Mbps speed and HSUPA 5.76 Mbps speed.
There are wireless protocols embedded in the phone and so Hi-speed 802.11 b/g/n WiFi is also supported. The v3.0 Bluetooth with A2DP allows ultra fast file transmissions with other Bluetooth enabled devices. Their v2.0 microUSB port allows connection to computers. Sensation XE's coolest feature is its 8 Megapixel dual LED flash camera supporting resolutions for captures up to 3264 x 2448 pixels. The camera features instant capture ability, geo tagging, face detection and touch focus to name a few. It allows full HD video recording as well. For video conference purposes, the secondary VGA camera at the front is quite reliable.
The handset allows HD video viewing with the Adreno graphics accelerator. It comes in Black colour and features Beats Audio and Beats headset as well. The media players support top media formats including Mp3, XVid and Mp4. Besides the Google Applications kit, the Sensation XE also sports a few HTC applications as well. With the 1730 mAh Li batter, Sensation XE offers 9 hours talk time for 2G and 7 hours 16 minutes approx. for 3G networks. HTC Sensation XE has price in India around an estimated amount of Rs 28,000/-.