Editors Liked

  • Speedy 1.5GHz processor
  • Large qHD display
  • HTC Sense 3.0 user interface
  • Comes with a high quality set of headphones
  • Very good background noise cancellation for outgoing calls
  • Both processor and battery capacity are upped compared to the original Sensation
  • Cool red highlights set the Sensation XE design apart
  • Stereo audio
  • Solid build quality and funky exterior
  • Bundled Audio Beats in ears
  • Affordable

Editors Didn't Like

  • No metal unibody
  • Only 1GB useable internal storage
  • Beats Audio isn't much else than a sound profile
  • The microphones are set on too sensitive while recording video
  • No FLAC format support
  • The picture quality from the 8MP camera could be better
  • Low battery mileage
  • Gets a little hot