New HTC Desire Range Features a Unique & Trendy ‘Micro Splash’ Effect

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“Playing to people’s personal tastes, their desire to be different and the fact that smartphones are now as much of a fashion accessory as they are a personal hub, HTC’s design team employed a paint process that treats each phone as a canvas.”  On that note,HTC on Sunday unveiled three new Desire range smartphones at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The Desire 530, Desire 630 and Desire 825 smartphone along with the global variant One X9 smartphone. The Taiwanese company will begin rolling out these smartphones online at htc.com and retailers beginning from March.

HTC Desire range - Micro Splash

HTC Desire range – Micro Splash

These three new Desire range smartphones the HTC Desire 530, Desire 630, Desire 825 which feature a colourful rear panel and will also come with an exclusive ‘micro splash’ paint speckles. This new Desire range packs polycarbonate shell with specially created micro splash effect. These smartphones run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and also feature the latest Sense UI on top.

HTC  Desire 530

HTC Desire 530

HTC Desire 530

This is the cheapest among the three Desires that were unveiled at MWC. It features a 5-inch HD display and is powered by a 1.1 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 210 processor that is coupled by a 1.5 GB RAM.  The phone sports an 8 MP rear camera alongside a 5MP front camera. It is packed with 16GB of memory that can be expanded via a microSD card. It is backed by a large 2200mAH battery and is single SIM only.

Key Specs

Display 5.00-inch
Processor 1.1 GHz
Front Camera 5 MP
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
RAM 1.5 GB
OS Android 6.0
Storage 8 GB
Rear Camera 8 MP
Battery Capacity 2200 mAh

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HTC Desire 630

HTC Desire 630

HTC Desire 630

This too features a 5-inch HD display but comes with a dual SIM capability. It is powered by a 1.6 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor that is coupled with 2 GB ofRAM. All the other specs are similar t the Desire 530 except that this smartphone series sports a 13 MP rear camera and comes with BoomSound technology.

Key Specs

Display 5.00-inch
Processor 1.6 GHz
Front Camera 5 MP
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
RAM 2 GB
OS Android 6.0
Storage 16 GB
Rear Camera 13 MP
Battery Capacity 2200 mAh

 

HTC Desire 825

HTC Desire 825

HTC Desire 825

This series shares a lot of entrails that is similar to the Desire 630. This smartphone is slightly larger than the other two. It features a 5.5 inch HD display and comes in both single and dual SIM. It packs a 2700mAh battery and also BoomSound stereo speaker with Dolby Audio enhancements.

The  Desire 825 is to come integrated with HTC Sensor Hub feature that will enable users keep tabs on real time statistics, well-being, gestures and movements. The recorded information can be linked to fitness tracking apps like Runtastic Running & Fitness, RunKeeper and Google Fit.

Key Specs

Display 5.50-inch
Processor 1.6 GHz
Front Camera 5 MP
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
RAM 2 GB
OS Android 6.0
Storage 16 GB
Rear Camera 13 MP
Battery Capacity 2700 mAh

 

HTC One X9

HTC One X9

HTC One X9

As per the event, the HTC One X9 is to feature a design similar to HTC One A9. There are so far no details about the pricing or when the HTC One X9 is to be available. This One X9 is a dual SIM handset running on the latest Sense UI on top of Android. It features a  5.5 inch full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels resolution ) resolution and packs a Corning Gorilla glass coating with a pixel density of 410ppi. It is powered by a 64-bit octa-core MediaTek Helio X10 SoC, coupled by 3GB of RAM. The phone includes 32 GB inbuilt storage and is also expandable through microSD card (up to 2 TB). It supports 4G LTE and sports 13 MP autofocus rear camera and a 5MP front facing camera. One X0 is backed by a 3000mAH battery.

Key Specs

Display 5.50-inch
Processor Octa-core
Front Camera 5 MP
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels
RAM 3 GB
OS Android 6.0
Storage 32 GB
Rear Camera 13 MP
Battery Capacity 3000 mAh

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Everything is about the fascinating colours and micro splash

At the launch the company stressed that the new series Desire phones will be available in catchy colours. The Desire 630 and 825 will be available in Stratus White Remix with duo colour micro splash and Graphite Grey Remix with gold micro splash. The Desire 530 will come in Graphit Grey and Solid Stratus White block colours.

Chialin Chang, President of Sales, HTC commented by saying,

“HTC has built its reputation on pairing industry-leading design with smart features. But with customers also seeking personalization, and individuality in addition to treating their phones as fashion accessories, we have needed to create something different. So today we’re launching the most unique Desire devices yet.”

 

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