HTC Vivid

Verge Review

For Americans, this is the year of LTE. Granted, MetroPCS and Verizon actually launched their first LTE markets and devices last year, but next-gen data has really hit the mainstream in 2011. Virtually all members of Verizon's high-end smartphone line (the iPhone notably excluded) are now LTE-capable, and the network is now in the process of lighting up smaller, secondary markets. If you're a fan of high-speed data — and who isn't? — it's a good time to be alive. AT&T is about a year behind...

Read the full review

Basic Specs

Thickness 0.44 inches
Weight 0.39 pounds
Form factor Slab
Screen size (diagonal) 4.5 inches
Carriers AT&T
Operating system Android
Launch OS version 2.3.4

Recent News

No recent news about HTC Vivid.

Recent Discussions

No recent discussions about HTC Vivid.

Tech Specs


Height 5.07 inches
Width 2.64 inches
Thickness 0.44 inches
Weight 0.39 pounds
Form factor Slab
Color White, Black
Loudspeaker Yes


Screen size (diagonal) 4.5 inches
Technology Super LCD
Pixel arrangement RGB
Resolution (Y) 960 px
Resolution (X) 540 px
PPI 245
Touchscreen type Capacitive


Carriers AT&T
GSM frequencies supported 1900, 1800, 900, 850
UMTS frequencies supported 2100, 1900, 850
LTE frequencies supported 700
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi support 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth version Bluetooth 3.0
Media streaming DLNA


Manufacturer Qualcomm
Model APQ 8060
Clock speed 1.2 GHz
Number of cores 2


RAM size 1 GB


Internal size 16 GB
External Yes
Max external size 32 GB
External type microSD

Front Camera

Resolution 1.3 megapixels

Rear Camera

Resolution 8 megapixels
Flash Dual LED
Video resolution 1080p
Video framerate 60


Operating system Android
Skin Sense
Launch OS version 2.3.4


Video out Yes
Headphone jack 3.5mm
Other ports Micro USB


Capacity 1620 mAh
Removable Yes

Recent News

No recent news about HTC Vivid.

Recent Discussions

No recent discussions about HTC Vivid.

Login in order to review this product.

  • 8.0
    Show all User reviews

    Reviewed by Todrick (Currently owns)

    It may be a tad heavy, the the unit is solid and feels well built. + it doesn't look like other phones.

    Short of a Retina Display... the display is the best non HD display available.
    Certainly better than the over-saturated, hard-on-the-eyes Super AMOLED Plus mess that Samsung uses

    Battery Life is a bit of a mess, but it's a 1st Gen LTE phone so I didn't expect much.

    While i would prefer Vanilla Android... Sense 3.0 on this phone FLYS. It s smooth, responsive and shows no lag at anytime... as manufacturer installed 'stock' roms go... this is by far the best I have ever seen

    The Breakdown

    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
    • 5
    • 6
    • 7
    • 8
    • 9
    • 10
    • Design 8
    • Display 9
    • Camera(s) 9
    • Reception / call quality 8
    • Performance 9
    • Software 9
    • Battery life 6
    • Ecosystem 9
    Show the rest of this review and the breakdown
Log In Sign Up

Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.



Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.