HTC Desire EYE to Come to Malaysia
HTC’s Desire line has been a hallmark in the mid-range market which bring flagship worthy features at an affordable price. The HTC Desire EYE is no exception. The device is powered by a quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 clocked at 2.5 GHz with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal memory which can be expanded by another up to 128GB with a microSD card. The device will be coming with HTC’s signature BoomSound front facing speakers and a 5.2-inch FullHD 1080p display. The HTC Desire comes with a dual colour unibody design with comes with an IPX7 waterproof rating which means that the device can be immersed in 1 m of water for up to 30 minutes.
The Hallmark feature of the HTC Desire EYE comes in its cameras. It’s the first Android device to come with front and back facing cameras with 13-megapixel sensors and also dual LED flash. The cameras come with the Backside Illuminated (BSI) sensor which promises good performance under low light conditions. The front camera comes with f/2.2, 22mm wide angle lens and HDR capabilities in addition to 1080p FullHD video recording. The primary camera comes with a f/2.0, 28 mm wide angle lens with HDR and 1080p FullHD video recording as well. Being HTC’s first camera centric device, the HTC Desire EYE comes with its own dedicated camera button with 2 stops. This means that there’ll be no turning on the device and launching the camera app to take pictures, instead, the camera button will be able to launch the app and snap your shots.
The device will come with both 3G and 4G LTE connectivity in addition to WiFi a/b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0. Also coming along for the ride is near field communication. THe HTC Desire EYE will also be GPS and GLONASS capable with digital compass functionality. The battery powering the device will be a 2400 mAh Lithium Polymer battery which, according to HTC, will give it up to 20 hours talk time on 3G and 538 hours standby on 3G. The HTC Desire EYE comes in at a mere 154 g with the dimensions of 151.7 x 73.8 x 8.5 mm which makes it one of the thinnest and sleekest device from HTC to date. It will come with Android 4.4 KitKat with HTC’s Sense User Interface.
Sounds good doesn’t it? Well, HTC has announced that Malaysia will be one of the countries the HTC Desire Eye launches in. Are you going to purchase it? Let us know in the comment section below!