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HTC Tattoo

We have collected and analyzed 86 expert reviews and 216 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 75/100 and users rate it 69/100. The average review date is Jul 6, 2010. We have compared these reviews to 2674451 reviews from other Cell Phones. The alaScore™ for this product is 86/100 = Very good. Last update: Dec 18, 2018.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HTC Tattoo

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of HTC Tattoo from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HTC Tattoo Sim Free Unlocked Mobile PhoneHTC Tattoo Sim Free Unlocked Mobile Phone

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for HTC Tattoo

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of HTC Tattoo from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the usability. The portability is also appreciated.

design, portability, usability

86% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HTC Tattoo Unlocked Android Phone with 3MP Camera, WiFi and GPS--International Version with Warranty (Graphite)HTC Tattoo Unlocked Android Phone with 3MP Camera, WiFi and GPS--International Version with Warranty (Graphite)

Dec, 2018

Expert review by : GSMArena team (gsmarena.com)

HTC Tattoo review: Your phone, your ink

 

The HTC Tattoo wants to redefine smart in smartphone. This affordable little thing was among the first droids to go mass-market. But run-of-the-mill specs don't mean a boring personality. The HTC Tattoo wears its heart on the sleeve and a shirt...

Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE support ; 3G with HSDPA 7.2 Mbps ; Heavily customizable: exchangeable covers ; Android OS v1.6 (Sense UI), upgradeable to 2.1 Eclair ; 2.8" resistive touchscreen of QVGA resolution ; Qualcomm MSM 7225 528 MHz CPU, 256 MB RAM,...

QVGA resolution doesn't do Android/ Sense UI graphics justice ; No video-call camera ; Camera lacks auto focus, flash and has a rather basic UI ; CIF@15fps video recording (352 x 288 pixels) is below par ; No voice dialing ; No DivX or XviD video...

The Android Market is a huge part of the deal with every droid phone. The HTC Tattoo has two: a beauty shop and a food store to go to. Back at launch, the QVGA screen resolution wouldn't let the Tattoo make the best of the Android Market. Things should...

Mar, 2010

Expert review by : Chris Davies (slashgear.com)

HTC Tattoo Android smartphone review

 

Taking the software enhancements from your flagship Android smartphone and injecting it into the runt of the range might throw up warning signs for some, but that's exactly what HTC have done with the Tattoo . It may be smaller, pack fewer megapixels...

Oct, 2009

Expert review by : PhoneArena Team (phonearena.com)

HTC Tattoo Review

 

The HTC Tattoo – the latest Android-based addition to the product catalogue of HTC and the first one ever equipped with a 2.8-inch display. Considered an affordable option for people on a tight budget, you can see the manufacturer has made several...

Nov, 2009

Expert review by : Abbas Jaffar Ali (tbreak.com)

HTC Tattoo Smartphone Review

 

We look at HTC's slightly lower cost Android device that is targeted towards the younger audience.

Priced at AED 1,599 (US$435) or 1,699 with the Tattoo voucher, the HTC Tattoo is a bit expensive for its target market- the younger consumer. HTC does a good job by providing Wi-Fi and GPS as cellular data can be expensive for the younger crowd but the...

Jun, 2010

Expert review by : Nerd Einstien (wccftech.com)

HTC Tattoo Review

 

HTC has been on a massive production spree of Android based phones since last year and since January 2010, HTC has introduced nearly 10 new models,

Jun, 2010

Expert review by : Ricky (etechreviews.net)

HTC Tattoo review – Stylish Android device, not better than Hero

 

HTC is making a try to redefine the smartphones with its new Android device – Tattoo. We think that it is one of the best smartphone in Android devices. According to the company, it is upgradeable to Android 2.1 OS. HTC Tattoo features revamped Sense...

Stereo FM with RDS, smart dialing; 3.2-megapixel camera; revamped HTC Sense user interface; quad-band GSM/EDGE/GPRS support

No Adobe Flash support for Web browser; small size and low-resolution screen limiting the benefits of Sense UI and video playback; no voice dialing

HTC Tattoo is a stylish phone that will attract youngsters and business users, but suffers with low resolution display and resistive touch-screen. It also does not feature pinch-to-zoom, ambient light sensor and multi-touch. If you need a smartphone...

Mar, 2010

Expert review by : Bright Hub (brighthub.com)

HTC Tattoo Review

 

This HTC Tattoo review reveals that this device is smaller but similar to the HTC EVO 4G. The HTC Tattoo is an accessible Android device that won't break the bank. The HTC EVO 4G always seems to be out of stock, but the HTC Tattoo is the next best...

Feb, 2010

Expert review by : theunwired (theunwired.net)

PHOTOVIEW: HTC Tattoo Android Smartphone with HTC Sense

 

Following the HTC Dream ( T-Mobile G1 ), the HTC Magic and the HTC Hero , the recently announced HTC Tattoo (still known as HTC Click ) is HTC's fourth Android smartphone. While the HTC Tattoo was introduced to be a budget Android smartphone, it's a...

Oct, 2009

Expert review by : Softpedia (softpedia.com)

HTC Tattoo Review

 

The explosion of Android devices manufactured by almost every well-known brand has been impressive lately. For the moment, HTC holds the supremacy over this market, as it already launched a few successful smartphones and also has its own UI for Android...

The compact form of the phone as well as the stylish design are among the best features of HTC Tattoo. Moreover, the wide range of high-end features makes the phone a must-have for Android fans that cannot buy themselves more expensive smartphones such...

As my test unit was missing lots of features, I will only point out what I would've wanted it to have, without necessarily listing them as negative points. I think an accelerometer and multi-touch features would've been great to have. Also, perhaps...

Sep, 2009

Expert review by : Arne Hess (theunwired.net)

HTC Tattoo Android Smartphone with HTC Sense

 

Following the HTC Dream (T-Mobile G1), the HTC Magic and the HTC Hero, the recently announced HTC Tattoo (still known as HTC Click) is HTC's fourth Android smartphone. While the HTC Tattoo was introduced to be a budget Android smartphone, it's a way...

Sep, 2009

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:1100
Battery performance:1100
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Camera

Auto focus: No
Built-in camera: Yes
Camera Resolution:2048 x 1536
Rear camera resolution:2048 x 1536

Display

Display Diagonal:2.8
Display Resolution:240 x 320
Touch screen: Yes
Touchscreen:Y

Multimedia

Speakers: Yes
Video compression formats:3GP, MPEG4

Navigation

GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite):Y
Position location:Y

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR

Other Features

Built-in processor:MSM7225
Operating frequency:850/900/1800/1900
Polyphonic ring: Yes
Standby Time:340
Talk Time:6.5

Performance

Operating system installed:Android

Software

Operating system installed:Android

Storage

Internal memory:256

Technical Details

Display:TFT

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.551
Height:4.17
Weight:3.99
Width:2.17
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