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HTC Dream

alaTest has collected and analyzed 97 reviews of HTC Dream. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People really like the apps and performance. The portability and usability are also mentioned favorably. Opinions are divided on the durability, while many are critical about the battery and connectivity.

usability, portability, performance, apps

design, connectivity, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the HTC Dream is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : LAPTOP Magazine (

T-Mobile G1 Review


Updated : When you look at T-Mobile's smart phone lineup, the G1 certainly rises close to the top. We prefer the newer $199 myTouch 3G because of its sleeker design, but those looking for a physical keyboard and a Google phone experience should opt for...

Very good touchscreen, Customizable user interface, Excellent Web browser, One-touch search, Fast data speeds over 3G

Can't input text using touchscreen, No video recorder, 3.5 mm jack, or stereo Bluetooth, Small number of apps in Android Market, Limited cut-and-paste functionality, Runs warm

Oct, 2008

Expert review by : ZDNet (

HTC Dream


Google's Android is awesome, but the Dream needs work. Parts of this handset are superb, but its lacklustre design and poor battery life hold it back significantly.

Android interface, Responsive touchscreen, HSDPA, Wi-Fi and GPS, QWERTY keypad

Could look better, Lack of 3.5mm headphone jack, Lack of video recording, Lack of stereo Bluetooth

Jan, 2009

Expert review by : gary (

HTC Runnymede is a distant dream worth dreaming


The HTC line of upcoming phones is quite interesting and intriguing. So we aren't leaving any stone unturned as we set out to explore yet another speculated phone that still has the 'rumor' tag attached to it. Yet, the Runnymede rumor-spec sheet will...

Aug, 2011

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T-Mobile G1 Review: Camera, Photos and Video Player

Oct, 2009

Expert review by : Softpedia (

HTC G1 Review


Google, a major player on the e-commerce market, but mostly renowned for its Internet search engine and e-mail service, has decided to also get involved in the communications market. It took it some years to do so, but the main reason that delayed the...

The most impressive feature of the phone is the fact that it can be added more and more features, as time goes by. You don't have the possibility to use the accelerometer with all the device’s apps, but the function is there, and a future update or...

It's clear that design is not one of the strong points of the G1. Furthermore, I believe that a better Li-Polymer battery would've been more appropriate for the first smartphone to run Android OS. The camera should've also featured better...

Sep, 2009

Expert review by : Seow Tein Hee (

HTC Dream - Of Androids and Electric Sheep


Meet Android, on the HTC Dream. The SingTel exclusive device has gotten a fair bit of treatment in our labs, and we present some of our thoughts on this Android powered device in our full review!

Mar, 2009

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HTC Dream

Feb, 2009

Expert review by : Bright Hub (

HTC Dream Review


The HTC Dream is a unique and interesting mobile device. It is powered by Google Android and first launched as the HTC G1 in the U.S and in Europe. At the time of launch it was the only handset running the Google Android OS and was very popular as a...

Jan, 2009

Expert review by : Hardware Secrets (

T-Mobile G1 Smartphone Review


Since there is no support for Microsoft Exchange, the G1 will not be useful to many enterprise users, so it won't have much impact on Blackberry users.The phone is not as sleek as the iPhone, but it is just as useful except for two large flaws. The...

Dec, 2008

Expert review by : MobilesTopic (

HTC G1 Review


Other Apps ShopSavvy: designed to help people do comparative shopping Ecorio: developed to help people keep track of their daily travels and view what their carbon footprint looks like BreadCrumbz: enables people to create a step-by-step visual map...

Sep, 2008
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