MWC 2014 : HTC unveils the Desire 816 and 610 mid-range android phones

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HTC held a press event where it unveiled a new midrange device, the Desire 816 and Desire 610 yesterday, here are the details

Desire 816

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This handset comes with a 1.6GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, a 5.5-inch display, 1.5 GB of
RAM, 2600mAh battery, 8GB of storage, and a microSD card slot. The phone has a 5MP camera on the front and a 13MP
shooter on the back. It will launch in China next month and head out to other countries starting in April.

Desire 610

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The Desire 816 is joined by the 610, announced separately from the event via a press release. This smaller handset has a 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor,  4.7-inch display, 1 GB of RAM, 2040mAh battery, 8GB of storage , and a microSD card slot. Its front-facing camera falls down to 1.3MP, while it’s rear-facing one is 8MP. The handset is scheduled to hit Europe sometime in May and June for Nigeria

These devices both show a lack of capacitive keys, suggesting on-screen buttons. They also come with BlinkFeed and dual-frontal speakers with BoomSound, so expect these to provide a One-like experience at a fraction
of the cost once they’re available.

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