HTC had revealed its intentions to focus on the entry-level to mid-range smartphone segment in 2014. While it was doing well with recent releases like the Desire 310, it still couldn’t break the Rs. 10000 barrier, until now when the company has announced the HTC Desire 210.
HTC has announced the launch of the HTC Desire 210, which is the company’s latest budget range offering and its sub Rs. 10000 smartphone. The device has a 4 inch display with resolution of 800 x 480 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1 GHz dual core MediaTek processor along with just 512 MB of RAM and 4 GB of internal storage.
The HTC Desire 210 is equipped with a 5 MP rear facing camera without flash and a front facing VGA camera. The phone runs on the Android v4.2 with a layer of the HTC Sense UI. It also has the HTC Blinkfeed. The device has dual SIM (GSM + GSM) support with 3G connectivity. The handset is priced at Rs. 8700 and would be available by the end of the month.
Speaking about the HTC Desire 210, Jack Yang, President of HTC South Asia, said, “It is a phone that everyone will want, with amazing technology at the entry-level market space. This latest HTC Desire range combines, fast dual-core processor speeds, premium features at an affordable price offering for users with the best experience at this category.”
HTC Desire 210 specs:
- 4 inch display
- 800 x 480 pixels resolution
- 1 GHz dual core MediaTek MT6572M processor
- 512 MB RAM
- 4 GB internal memory
- 5 MP primary camera
- 0.3 MP front facing camera
- Google Android v4.2.2 Jelly Bean
- 1300 mAh battery