HTC has launched the company’s latest smartphone in the Desire Series – HTC Desire 526G+ in India at a starting price tag of Rs. 10,400. It comes in Glacier Blue & Lacquer Black colours and will go on sale starting last week of January. HTC Desire 526G+ comes in two variants – 8GB 16GB, 8GB variant costs Rs. 10,400 while the 16Gb variant costs Rs. 11,400. The 8GB variant available from Snapdeal while the 16GB variant available from retail stores across India.
Commenting on the launch, Faisal Siddiqui, Vice President and Country Head, HTC India, said:
“Our new HTC Desire model is a power packed combination of innovative designing and comfortable handling and smooth processing. The HTC Desire 526G+ dual SIM is the best buy for tech lovers who look for innovation and technology that fits perfectly in their pocket. HTC wants to empower the masses and put a good phone in everyone’s hands, without compromising on features and specifications.”
Tony Navin, Senior Vice President, Electronics & Home, Snapdeal.com, said:
“India is globally one of the most attractive smartphone markets and smartphones are one of the fastest growing segments for Snapdeal.com. The users are seeking devices that are feature rich at an affordable price and HTC Desire 526G+ is a good fit for Indian market. At Snapdeal.com, we offer the latest and most innovative products to our 40 million users and HTC Desire 526G+ series of mobiles are a valuable addition to our smartphone category.”
On the specifications front, it features 4.7-inch display with a resolution of 960 x 540 pixels and it is powered by 1.7GHz Octa-Core processor which is paired with 1GB of RAM. It runs on Android 4.4 KitKat with HTC Sense UI on top & has 8GB in-built memory which can be expanded further by using microSD card.
On the specifications front, it features 8-megapixel rear-camera with LED flash and 2-megapixel front-facing camera for selfie & video-calling.
It has dual-SIM support with dual standby and connectivity features like 3G, WiFi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 & GPS.
It packs 2,000mAh battery.