HTC Desire 10 Pro and Lifestyle Headed for India in October
Desire 10 Pro
Desire 10 Lifestyle
156.5 x 76 x 7.9 mm
Polycarbonate and Metal
5.5 inch LCD
Desire 10 Pro : 1920 x 1080 px
Desire 10 Lifestyle : 1280 x 720 px
Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)
Desire 10 Pro : Mediatek MT6755 Helio P10
Desire 10 Lifestyle : Qualcomm MSM8928 Snapdragon 400
Desire 10 Pro : Octa-Core Cortex-A53
Desire 10 Lifestyle : Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A7
Desire 10 Pro : ARM Mali-T860 MP2 700MHz
Desire 10 Lifestyle : Adreno 305
Desire 10 Pro : 64 GB
Desire 10 Lifestyle : 32 GB
Desire 10 Pro : 4 GB
Desire 10 Lifestyle : 3 GB
256 GB via MicroSD
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
HTC Sense UI
Desire 10 Pro : 20 MP
Desire 10 Lifestyle : 13 MP
Both : f/2.2
Desire 10 Pro :28mm, laser autofocus
Desire 10 Pro : 13 MP f/2.2
Desire 10 Lifestyle : 5 MP f/2.8
1080p @ 30fps
Desire 10 Pro : Li-Ion 3000
Desire 10 Lifestyle : Li-Ion 2700
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS
HTC announced the Desire 10 series phones, a mid-rage variant of the HTC 10 flagship. The new HTC Desire 10 however is a brand new take on the mid-range and it looks fantastic. It derives its design hues from the HTC 10 with the bold lines and chamfers and adds the Desire design on top of it with the Large camera lenses and antenna lines.
The HTC Desire 10 pro, as the name suggests, is the more powerful of the lot with a Helio P10 chip , 64 GB storage and 4 GB RAM. You can still use a MicroSD card upto 256GB.
The main camera is a 20 MP shooter with an f/2.2 aperture and a 28mm lens whereas the secondary camera is a 13 MP shooter. Both cameras shoot 1080p video. The HTC 10 Desire Pro has a 3000 mAh battery and has a 5.5 inch 1920 x 1080p display.
The HTC Desire 10 Lifestyle has meanwhile, has a 5.5-inch 720p display, and uses a Snapdragon 400 chip, 2GB or 3GB of RAM, 16GB or 32GB of expandable storage, and a 2,700mAh battery. The Cameras also get reduced to 13 MP and 5 MP shooters on the Desire 10 Lifestyle. The HTC 10 Desire Lifestyle does have higher-res, 24-bit audio file support which lacks in the Pro variant.
Both phones run on Android 6.0 to start, underneath HTC’s Sense UI skin. Both the phones have a polycarbonate construction (with matte finish) alone with solid metal lines and frame.
HTC has launched the HTC Desire 10 Lifestyle in Europe for a price of £249. However, HTC will launch the HTC Desire 10 Lifestyle in India in October with pricing set around the Rs. 20,000 price for the HTC 10 Lifestyle. India might get the CDMA equipped variant of the phones which means that apart from supporting LTE and VoLTE the phone ill also work on CDMA networks of Tata and Reliance. The HTC Desire 10 Pro will be launched in November.