HTC launches One (M8), Desire 816, Desire 210 in India
HTC today unveiled the flagship phone HTC One (M8), Desire 816 and budget phone Desire 210 in India.
HTC One (M8) has been priced at Rs 49990 ($825). To remind about the specs, the One (M8) comes with 5-inch full HD display, 2.5GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage and microSD card slot. It has 2600 mAh battery and has the usual set of connectivity options.
Desire 816 comes with 1.6GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 400 processor, 5.5″ 720p Display, 1.5GB RAM, 13MP rear camera, 5MP front camera and 2600mAh of battery. It has 8GB of internal storage and comes equipped with microSD card slot. It is a Dual-SIM phone while the global launch was Single-SIM variant. It comes with Android 4.4.2 with HTC Sense 6.0. Connectivity options include include 3G, WiFi and BlueTooth 4.0. Available in Black, White, Red, Green and Purple colors and is priced at Rs 23990 (~$400) and market availability is expected to be around May first week across the country.
Desire 210 is also a Dual-SIM phone target at the budget customers in India. It has a 4-inch (800 x 480 pixels) capacitive touch screen display. It comes with 1GHz Dual-core processor, 5 MP rear camera without flash and a 0.3 MP front-facing camera, 512MB RAM, 4GB Internal Memory, 32 GB expandable memory with micro SD, 1300mAh battery and runs on Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean). It will come with a free Flip-cover.
“It is a phone that everyone will want, with amazing technology at the entry-level market space. This latest HTC Desire range phone combines, fast dual-core speeds, premium features, at an affordable price offering for users with the best experience in this category,” said Jack Yang, President of HTC South Asia.
It is priced at Rs 8700 and would be available starting 2nd May 2014.
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