HTC Desire 300 with 4.3-inch display, 1 GHz dual-core processor announced

HTC Desire 300

HTC has announced the Desire 300, a new Android smartphone in the desire range, along with the Desire 601. It has a 4.3-inch (800 x 480 pixels) display, powered by a 1 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor and runs on Android Jelly Bean with Sense UI. It has a 5-megapixel auto focus rear camera without flash and a 0.3-megapixel (VGA) front-facing camera. HTC announced the Desire 200, an entry-level Android smartphone back in June. It uses a micro SIM and has HTC BlinkFeed, but lacks  BoomSound.

HTC Desire 300 specifications

  • 4.3-inch (800 x480 pixels) display
  • 1 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor
  • Android Jelly Bean OS with Sense UI
  • 5MP auto focus rear camera with f/2.8 aperture and 34 mm lens
  • 0.3-megapixel (VGA) front-facing camera
  • 10.12mm thick and weighs 120 grams
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • 512MB RAM, 4GB of internal storage and expandable up to 64GB with microSD
  • 3G (HSDPA 7.2 Mbps) , Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS /aGPS
  • 1650 mAh battery

The HTC Desire 300 comes in White and Black colors and would launch in select markets in October 2013. No word on pricing yet.

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