HTC 10 evo with 5.5-inch Quad HD display, Android 7.0 Nougat, water-resistant body announced


HTC just announced HTC 10 evo, the company’s latest smartphone in the ‘HTC 10’ series in Taiwan and UK, as expected. It is also the global version of the HTC Bolt that was introduced for U.S. carrier Sprint earlier this month. It doesn’t have a 3.5mm audio jack and 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 that delivers 24-bit audio.

HTC 10 evo 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 / 64GB 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 with Quick Charge 2.0

The HTC 10 evo comes in Gunmetal, Silver and Gold colors and is priced at NT$ 17,990 (US$ 564 / Rs. 38,460 approx.) for the 32GB version and the 64GB version costs NT$ 19,900 (US$ 626 / Rs. 42,740 approx.). It is already available for pre-order in Taiwan and will start shipping from November 28th.

It has also been introduced in the UK, which will be available for purchase online soon, but the company haven’t announced its pricing or availability in the country or other markets yet.

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