HTC has launched Desire 526G+ Dual Sim, the company’s latest smartphone in the Desire series. It has a 4.7-inch (960 x 540 pixels) display, is powered by a 1.7 GHz Octa-Core processor and runs on Android 4.4 (KitKat) with HTC Sense UI. It has a 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. HTC has partnered with Snapdeal to sell the smartphone.
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.
HTC Desire 526G+ Dual Sim specifications
- 4.7-inch (960 x 540 pixels) display
- 1.7 GHz Octa-Core processor
- 1GB RAM, 8GB / 16GB internal memory, expandable memory with micro SD
- Android 4.4 (KitKat) with Sense UI
- Dual (micro) SIM with dual standby
- 8MP rear camera with LED Flash, 1080p video recording
- 2MP front-facing camera with 720p video recording
- Dimensions: 139.8 x 69.65 x 9.8mm; Weight: 154g
- 3G, WiFi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
- 2000mAh battery
The HTC Desire 526G+ Dual Sim comes in Glacier Blue and Lacquer Black colors and is priced at Rs. 10,400 for the 8GB variant and the 16GB variant costs Rs. 11,400. The 8GB variant will be exclusively available from Snapdeal, while the 16GB variant would be available from retail stores across India. Both these variants will go on sale starting last week of January.