HTC announces HTC Desire 816 and HTC Desire 610 at MWC 2014


HTC Desire 816 and HTC Desire 610

HTC Desire 816 and HTC Desire 610 announced today at Mobile World Congress by Taiwan-based mobile maker, HTC.

HTC revealed a couple of new devices today at MWC,one of them being HTC Desire 816, the device which in leaks was going by the name Desire 8. It seems HTC finally produced a phone which isn’t as expensive as its flagship devices,and still manages to pack quite a punch.

The HTC Desire 816 will cost between $150-300 in selected markets,and according to its specs, is definitely a device to look out for. The device has 5.5-inch 720p display and is powered by a 1.6GHz Snapdragon 400 quad-core SoC coupled with 1.5GB of RAM.Unlike HTC,the device will have a Micro-SD slot, a 13-megapixel rear camera, a 5-megapixel front camera and 8GB of internal storage. Powering the device is a 2,600 mAh battery.


The HTC Desire 610 on the other hand,sports a 4.7-inch qHD (960√ó540 pixels) display and is powered by a Snapdragon 400 processor clocked at 1.2GHz and paired with 1GB of RAM.An 8MP camera,1.3 MP front camera,a micro sd slot and a 2,040 mAh battery.No word about what version of android they will be running,but definetly a good nod in the right direction for HTC.