Voice—powered, turn—by—turn directions with Google Maps™
Designed by HTC, personalised by you. With an expanded selection of widgets and an online widget library, the HTC Legend takes personalisation to the next level. Put the live content you want on any of the seven home screens and set different scenes for when you’re at work, home or travelling abroad.
Find your way around
Get voice—powered, turn—by—turn directions using Google Maps™ Navigation, with street view for easy orientation at arrival. Plus, find out if any of your friends are nearby using Google Latitude™. Google Maps™ — Use Google Maps™ and local search to explore an unfamiliar place. Use my location and search for local businesses, or get transit directions to help you get about town. Layar — A fun augmented reality app that shows you the things you can’t see by displaying objects on top of reality, as seen through your phone’s camera.
Sculpted from a single piece of aluminum
The body of the HTC Legend is cut from a single piece of brushed aluminum. Which not only looks and feels great in the palm of your hand, but gives you a strong device that can take whatever life throws your way.
Stay in touch with different groups of friends
The new People Widget lets you create any group of friends and bring them to the surface of your HTC Legend. So you can have all your party friends in one group and work colleagues in another. Plus, you can choose if you want to text, call or email your groups and get in touch with a single tap.
New ways to stay in touch
Discover new ways to stay in touch with your friends
Get instant access to all your favourite social networks, stay in touch with the people that matter and discover new ways to contact your friends with apps from Android Market™.Foursquare™ — Uncover new ways that you & your friends can explore your city. Earn points & unlock badges for discovering new things. Glympse© — Share your location with anyone you want instantly and safely — via email, SMS, Facebook© or Twitter™.
Your album, your photos
With HTC Album, you can browse all the photos that you’ve captured on the 5 megapixel autofocus camera with flash. But that’s not all. You can also view the photos you and your friends have online, from sites like Facebook© and Flickr®.
Discover and browse the night sky
The HTC Legend is packed with cool tools to help you get more from your phone. Google SkyMap™ — Discover and browse the night sky and learn the constellations just by pointing your phone’s camera into space. Google Goggles™ — Use pictures taken with your mobile phone to search the web. All you have to do is open the app, snap a picture, and wait for your search results.
Help with your shopping
Android Market™ is full of great apps to help you shop. Create shopping lists according to the layout of your local store. Scan products and have a running total added up as you cross things off your list. ShopSavvy — Use the camera on your HTC Legend to scan barcodes and find the best prices for online and local products. Pkt Auctions — Bid, watch and monitor all of your eBay™ activity when you’re on the move with this handy app from Android Market™.
Shazam© allows you to discover the name of the song
Make the most of your music
Looking for an easy and intuitive music player? The HTC Legend has got it covered. Flip through your full collection of CDs and downloads stored on the micro SD card. FM Radio — Just plug in your headset and listen to whatever station you want! Shazam© — Hold your phone up to a song you don’t know, switch on Shazam© and get information about it updated almost instantly on your phone.
Take a break
When you find yourself with a bit of downtime, discover a world of entertainment in your pocket. Stream video clips and absorb yourself in a mini cinematic experience, or kill some boredom playing the addictive Teeter. Games — Dive into Android Market™ for a full range of games — from casual and fun timewasters to fully immersive 3D blockbusters. YouTube™ player — Access the world’s favorite video site at the touch of a button and browse by most popular, most recent, most viewed and more.
Pinch, zoom and browse
Adobe® Flash® support on the HTC Legend brings to life the vast video and gaming content of the Internet. Zip around pages with pinch to zoom. And with automatic text reflow, the text adjusts to make websites easy to read.
Work email on the go
The HTC Legend has enhanced support for Exchange such as password protection and remote data wipe. Access your business email, calendar and global address book, and set your Out of Office status right from your phone.
Get news flashes on your phone
Choose the websites or blogs you want to hear from and have the latest news delivered right to the palm of your hand with our new News app.