HTC Desire 500, mid-range phone now available in India!

htc_desire_500After the unofficial leak finally HTC has confirmed HTC Desire 500 for India. This dual-SIM phone will be available at Rs. 21,490 (MRP 24,290).

This mid-range phone has a 4.3inch display with resolution of 400X800 pixels. Powered by a 1.2GHZ Snapdragon 200 processor, it runs on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) with Sense 5. It has and eight megapixel rear camera with LED flash and BSI sensor and a 1.6 megapixel front camera.

HTC India Head Faisal Siddiqui said,

[box type=”shadow” ]“The Desire range has become renowned for bringing a premium mobile experience to the mass market. This particular model, the Desire 500, is no different. It is perfect for people who are always-on-the-go, it enables powerful multitasking and live-streaming of important and interesting information and it boasts an excellent camera and that bring your important moments to life.”[/box]

HTC Desire 500 Specifications are

  • Processor: 1.2GHz Dual core
  • Screen: 4.3-inch capacitive screen, 480×800 pixels
  • RAM: 1GB
  • Memory: 4GB internal, expandable up to 64GB
  • Camera: Rear 8MP/ Front 1.6MP
  • OS: Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
  • Battery: 1,800mAh
  • SIM: Dual (GSM+GSM)

[box type=”note” align=”aligncenter” ]Specifications and price both are “okayish” :P. Would I buy this phone?… Umm there is a lot of competition in the market and to say that this is THE BEST would not be true. Let’s see how it goes, would you have it as an option if you were opting for mid-range phone?[/box]