HTC officially unveils Desire C in India for INR 14,999

HTC has officially announced the launch of Desire C in the country. As reported previously, the smartphone is already available in the country.

HTC Desire, which is actually an entry-level model, has been released with mid-range pricing – INR 14,999, making it slightly less desirable.

It features Android 4.0 with Sense 4.0, 3.5-inch HVGA display, 5MP camera, and 600MHz processor.

Full Press Release:

New Delhi ,25, June 2012 Following on from the successful launch of the HTC One series, HTC, a global designer of smartphones, today unveiled its latest phone, the HTC Desire C. Featuring Beats Audio™ technology, this premium designed, yet affordable smartphone, allows you to hear your music just as the artist intended. The HTC Desire C also enables you to easily manage your professional and personal lives and share the moments that shape them.

“Listening to music is one of the most popular things people use their phones for, so it’s more important than ever that we deliver the power and emotion artists capture in the studio,” said Faisal Siddiqui Country Manager HTC India . “The HTC Desire C offers customers excellent design, easy accesses to content and fast connectivity – making it the perfect all round devices.”

Available in red, white and black, and coming with HTC Sense 4.0 integrated with Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), the HTC Desire C is great as a first smartphone or for those upgrading from an existing one. Packing a powerful battery and offering access to thousands of apps, games, music and movies – available through Google Play – you will always be connected and entertained whether at work, home or on the move.

Authentic sound without compromise

The HTC Desire C features a powerful, yet rich studio-quality sound experience that is enabled through the combination of optimized Beats Audio and amazing hardware.  This integration enables a rich, clear audio experience to customers no matter if they’re listening to music or playing a game.

Premium design taken to a new level

Combining a durable metal frame with precision engineering, the HTC Desire C is ideal for those who want a premium-designed phone. Boasting a micro-drilled earpiece for sharp in-call sound, hyper-viewing angle display and metal camera bezel, this compact smartphone offers an unrivalled level of design and user-experience for its class.

Designed for sharing

Packing the latest mobile technology into a neat, eye-catching design, HTC Desire C’s vibrant 3.5-inch HVGA screen makes it easy to browse the Web, view photos or connect with friends and family. If you like to share personal experiences with your social network, HTC Desire C’s 5 megapixel camera and instant sharing capabilities will allow you to post any moment, seconds after it was captured.

Through HTC Desire C’s deep integration of Drop box and 25GB of free online space, you also have the freedom to securely back-up, browse and share thousands of photos, videos and documents, whether stored locally or in the cloud.

Ensuring that HTC Desire C keeps pace with new mobile services as they become available there is also an NFC variant of this model, allowing users to make payments or access information and offers.


Recommended Price: The HTC Desire C will be available at MOP of Rs 14,999.

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5 thoughts on “HTC officially unveils Desire C in India for INR 14,999

    Sangeet Khatri

    (June 29, 2012 - 9:49 am)

    HTC has gone mad, really they have..!!


    (June 26, 2012 - 4:00 pm)

    Are they really think Indians are Fool


    (June 26, 2012 - 1:13 am)

    600 Mhz processor n 15 K price tag ??


    (June 25, 2012 - 11:30 pm)

    get xperia U and enjoy or wait out till ace2 is released…


    (June 25, 2012 - 9:58 pm)

    haha.. really funny.

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