HTC One Mini, Desire 500 India launch soon


HTC India is planning to launch two new mid-range Android smartphones in the country soon. While, one of these two phones ‘Desire 500’ is expected to release next week, the second phone ‘One Mini’ might take a few more days.HTC One Mini and Desire 500

Talking about HTC Desire 500 first, the smartphone is now on pre-order at Snapdeal, which is asking for an advance of INR 999 with expected availability of October first week. There is no word on exact price.

On the other hand, HTC One Mini has been listed on the company’s official India website as a coming soon product. There is no word on the release or pricing at this point but we have seen in the past that phones tend to become available within a month of getting listed on HTC India website.

Here is a look at the specifications of the both the smartphones:

PhoneHTC One Mini (single-SIM)HTC Desire 500 (dual-SIM)
Display4.3-inch 720p HD display4.3-inch WVGA display
Processor1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 dual-core processor1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 quad-core processor
RAM, Storage1GB, 16GB, no microSD card1GB, 4GB, microSD card
CamerasUltrapixel rear camera, 1.6MP front camera8MP rear camera, 1.6MP front camera
Battery1800 mAh1800 mAh
Android versionAndroid 4.2 with Sense 5.0Android 4.2 with Sense 5.0
Expected PriceINR 30,000INR 18,000

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