HTC Sensation vs Samsung Galaxy S II (Galaxy S2)

The two bigger giants of android mobile phones comes here for the comparison, HTC Sensation and Samsung Galaxy S2. Both the mobile phones are from smart phone giants, the HTC and Samsung, but Samsung Galaxy S2 is on the edge as it was the Best selling smart phone last year. Now HTC had increased the popularity of sensation before its release. And When we come to thier price then we conclude that it’s quiet near to each other, So now our mind not easily deciding that which is the best.

Here is the comparison of some of the features of HTC Sensation and Samsung galaxy S2:

HTC Sensation vs Samsung Galaxy S II (Galaxy S2)


Samsung Galaxy S II is using Exynos 4210 chipset while HTC Sensation processor is based on second generation Qualcomm MSM8660 Snapdragon chipset. Both smart phones have dual core processor as Samsung Galaxy S2 Dual-core 1 GHz ARM Cortex-A9 processor with Mali-400MP GPU and HTC Sensation has also 1.2 GHz dual-core processor with Adreno 220 GPU.


Memory is also plays a very vital role in smart phones speed as greater it’s memory as faster it process. So when we look here Samsung Galaxy S II has 1 GB RAM supporting it’s super fast dual core 1.2 GHZ processor, this combination gives the smart phones a new example as never yet. Now HTC Sensation has a 768 MB of RAM for it’s same configure processor like Samsung Galaxy S II and is sounds quiet low according to its processor speed.

Storage Capacity:

Storage Capacity is the internal and external memories of smart phones in which all it’s data will store. So it is very useful in smart phones capability. Samsung Galaxy S II has 8 GB or 16 GB as internal storage memory which can extended by microSD external memory up to 32 GB. But HTC Sensation has also disappointed in the internal memory sector as it has 1 GB of storage but it has support microSD external memory card which can expandable up to 32 GB.

Display & Design:

Samsung Galaxy S II has Super AMOLED Plus touch screen display 4.3″ in size which is highly responsive with a better viewing angle than its predecessor.Samsung Galaxy S II has also magazine style layout that selects the contents used most and displays on the homescreen.Whereas, HTC Sensation also have 4.3″ display screen with QHD (960×540) TFT LCD. HTC Sensation has designed in the usual Android phone design 12 mm thick, having 4 touch buttons that an Android phone has, with no physical key which is far thicker than the usual smart phone design.Now if we compare Samsung Galaxy S II with this, it is only 8.5 mm. Both the smart phones are dimensionally equal.


Samsung Galaxy S II has consists of dual camera aving an 8 MP camera(which can record video at 1080p at 30 fps) with dual LED flash as Rear Camera and 1.2 MP as front-facing camera where as HTC Sensation has also 8 MP Rear Camera but higher Front-facing camera than Samsung Galaxy S II which is 2 MP.

Battery Life Comaparison of Samsung Galaxy S II and HTC Sensation:

Samsung Galaxy S II has higher battery power than HTC Sensation as it has 1650 mAh battery whereas HTC Sensation consists 1520 mAh battery. Samsung Galaxy S II has also higher in talk time capability as it gives 18.5 hours while HTC Sensation gives only 8.5 hours.

Additional Features:

Samsung Galaxy S II has additional features like NFC,Samsung Kies 2.0, Samsung Kies Air, Readers Hub, Music Hub, Game Hub, AllShare, Voice Recognition & Voice Translation, On Device Encryption, Cisco’s AnyConnect VPN, MDM whereas HTC Sensation does’nt have exciting features like Samsung Galaxy S II.

Now we comparised both the smart phones specifically:
HTC Sensation vs Samsung Galaxy S II (Galaxy S2)

HTC Sensation Samsung Galaxy S II (Galaxy S2)

Qualcomm MSM8660

1.2GHz Dual-core Snapdragon CPU and Adreno 220 GPU

Exynos 4210

1 GHz /1.2 GHz dual core Cortex A9 CPU and ARM Mali-400 MP quad core

Operating SystemAndroid 2.3.3 (Gingerbread)Android 2.3.3 (Gingerbread)
User InterfaceHTC Sense 3.0TouchWiz 4.0
Storage Memory1GB (supported microSD card upto 32 GB)8GB or 16 GB (supported microSD card upto 32 GB)
Network SupportWCDMA/HSPAHSPA+
Display Size4.3″4.3″
Display TypeQHD (960×540) TFT LCDWVGA (800 x 480) Super AMOLED plus
Thickness11.3 mmVery slim 8.49 mm
Rear Camera8MP8MP
Front Camera1.2 MP2 MP
Video Capture[email protected][email protected]
Battery1520 mAh1650 mAh
Weight149 g (5.22oz)116 g

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