HTC Desire 310 with quad core MediaTek processor announced

We have been hearing rumours about HTC considering MediaTek chips for their smartphones. While we thought that this would take time, the MediaTek powered HTC Desire 310 has been released by the company.


The HTC Desire 310 is said to be the successor Desire 300 with similar design but with a different processor family. The device has a 4.5 inch display along with resolution of 854 x 480 pixels. The handset is powered by a quad core MediaTek MT6582M processor clocked at 1.3 GHz along with 512 MB of RAM and 4 GB of internal storage.

The HTC Desire 310 is equipped with a rear facing 5 MP camera and a front facing VGA camera. The device runs on the Android v4.2 and has support for dual SIM with 3G connectivity. The phone would be the company’s low-price offerings and could soon be followed with devices with MediaTek octa core processors.

Specs of the HTC Desire 310:

  • 4.5 inch display
  • 854 x 480 pixels resolution
  • 1.3 GHz quad core MediaTek MT6582M processor
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 4 GB
  • 5 MP primary camera
  • 0.3 MP front facing camera
  • Google Android v4.2.2 Jelly Bean
  • 1850 mAh battery