HTC Bolt with 5.5-inch Quad HD display, Android 7.0, water-resistant body announced


HTC just announced Bolt, the company’s latest smartphone in the U.S. for Sprint. It packs a 5.5-inch Quad HD screen, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 810 processor and runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat). It has a water-resistant unibody aluminum design, 16MP rear camera camera with OIS (Optical Image Stabilization), 0.3s Phase Detection Auto Focus and 4k video recording.

It also has a fingerprint sensor on the home button that lets you unlock the phone in just 0.2 seconds. It also doesn’t have a 3.5mm audio jack and uses comes with HTC BoomSound Adaptive Audio, which scans your ears and the ambient noise around you to adjust audio output to suit your personal hearing capabilities. It also has Hi-Res audio delivers 24-bit audio

HTC Bolt specifications

  • 5.5-inch (1440 x 2560 pixels) Quad HD Super LCD 3 display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • 2GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 with Adreno 430 GPU
  • 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage, expandable memory with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) with HTC Sense UI
  • 16MP rear camera with dual LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, OIS
    PDAF, 4K video recording, 120fps slow-mo video
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Water resistant (IP57)
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • USB-C audio, BoomSound Adaptive Audio, Hi-Res audio
  • Dimensions: 153.6 x 77.3 x 8.1 mm; Weight: 174g
  • 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4 and 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4,1, GPS with GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C
  • 3200 mAh battery

The HTC Bolt comes in Gunmetal and Glacier Silver colors and is available from Sprint at $25 per month with 24-month contract.

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