HTC Brings Out Two Affordable Variants of Desire 526G+ in India
At a time when major smartphone companies are showing off new devices every day, HTC had been missing from the picture. Getting back in the game, Taiwanese manufacturer has today introduced a budget device called Desire 526G+ in India. The phone is available in two variants – 8 GB and 16 GB.
Both the variants hold a similar set of specs and differ only in internal memory storage. The 8 GB variant is available on the e-commerce website Snapdeal and comes at a price of Rs. 10,400. The 16 GB, on the other hand, is available offline at a price of Rs. 11,400.
With a 4.7-inch QHD 960×540p display, the Desire 526G+ is powered by a 1.7GHz octa-core processor paired with 1 GB RAM. The device runs on Android 4.4 KitKat with HTC Sense UI skin on top. The 8MP rear camera and 2MP secondary snapper click quite good pictures.
The HTC Desire 526G+ will lock horns with other high-end phones like Yu Yureka and Redmi Note. Check out the specs battle below:
|Specs||HTC Desire 526G+||Yu Yureka||Xiaomi Redmi Note|
|Display||4.7-inch qHD||5.5-inch HD||5.5-inch IPS LCD|
|Processor||1.7 GHz octa-core||64-bit Snapdragon 615 octa-core||1.7 GHz MediaTek octa-core processor|
|RAM||1 GB||2 GB||2 GB|
|Storage||8 GB/16 GB expandable||16 GB expandable||8 GB expandable|
|Camera||8 MP rear /2 MP front||13 MP rear/5 MP front||13 MP rear/5 MP front|
|OS||4.4 KitKat||Cyanogen OS 11||4.2 Jelly Bean|
|Price||Rs. 10,400/11,400||Rs. 8,999||Rs. 9,999|
With budget phones flooding the market, it would be unfair to say that HTC will knock down other devices. But you never know.