November 14, 2011

PHIL: HTC launched the HTC Sensation XE in the Philippines with an SRP of Php 31,500

Together with the announcement of the HTC Sensation XL, the Taiwan-based company launched in the Philippines the Sensation XE with Beats Audio technology. The smaller of the two but the more powerful Sensation, the Sensation XE, is now available in the Philippines with an SRP of Php 31,500. Smart Communications is also carrying the smartphone and is offering it for free when you commit with the Plan 2000. You might be wondering why this smartphone is a bit cheaper than that of the Sensation XL, well I believe the Sensation XL is a bit pricier because it sports a bigger screen and also with it's rear facing camera. Anyway, I will be listing the specs of the Sensation XE below and you can also read the press release after the break.

HTC Sensaion XE specs:

  • Android 2.3 Gingerbread
    • HTC Sense 3.0
  • 4.3" S-LCD qHD (540x960) touchscreen display
    • 256 ppi
  • 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon  MSM 8260 dual-core chipset
    • Adreno 220 GPU
  • 768MB RAM
  • Memory
    • Internal: 4GB
    • External: Up to 32GB via microSD card
  • Camera
    • Rear: 8MP
      • Auto Focus
      • Dual-LED Flash
      • 1080p HD video recording
    • Front: VGA 
  • Connectivity
    • WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
    • Bluetooth 3.0 with A2DP
    • GPS with A-GPS
    • DLNA
    • FM Radio with RDS
  • Sensor
    • Accelerometer
    • Gyroscope
    • Proximity Sensor
    • Ambient Light Sensor
    • Digital Compass
  • Interface
    • 3.5mm headset jack
    • microUSB 2.0
  • Battery
    • 1730 mAh
  • Other Features
    • Beats Audio Technology


New 1.5 GHz dual core processor and longer battery life extend the  HTC Sensation XE with Beats Audio™’s sophistication and overall experience

Philippines – 11 November 2011 – HTC Corporation, a global leader in mobile innovation and design, today unveiled the new HTC Sensation XE with Beats Audio™ – the first in a new line of HTC smartphones to feature Beats Audio™ technology to deliver studio quality audio. Taking HTC’s flagship handset to a new level of high fidelity audio, the HTC Sensation XE with Beats Audio™ offers consumers the ultimate multimedia experience, setting a new standard for audio quality in the mobile market. In addition, the HTC Sensation XE with Beats Audio™ boosts performance and battery life even further with the addition of a blazing fast 1.5 GHz dual core processor and an extended battery of 1730 mAh that enables you to listen, watch, speak and browse for even longer. 

“We believe that audio is a crucial part of any consumer’s mobile experience and will continually push the audio boundaries to encompass not only improved voice but music, movies and games,” said Lennard Hoornik, President of HTC South Asia Pacific. “The HTC Sensation XE with Beats Audio™ offers a truly incredible experience that demonstrates our leadership in innovation and technology, as well as our commitment to place consumers at the centre of their mobile worlds.”

The Ultimate Audio Experience

The HTC Sensation XE with Beats Audio™ is the first handset to offer a Beats Audio™ experience — a combination of software & hardware that allows you to hear music the way the artist intended. When used with the exclusive custom made Beats headset, the handset automatically switches to the bespoke Beats Audio™ sound profile, delivering audio tracks tuned specifically for the headphones.

Plug in your custom made Beats headset and you’ll instantly notice a fuller bass and crisper vocals and a new level of clarity and range as the specially designed headphones work seamlessly with the HTC Music application. 

Beats Headphones

The HTC Sensation XE with Beats Audio™ also ships with a microSD card (8GB) allowing you to carry thousands of songs. The exclusive custom made Beats headset feature a remote control, allowing you to pause, play or skip through tracks and answer/end calls while the phone is in your pocket.


The HTC Sensation XE with Beats Audio™ is now available in the Philippines through Smart Communications wireless centers at Plan 2,000. It is also available through HTC authorized retailers at a suggested retail price of PhP 31,500.



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