HTC has been struggling to make a significant mark in upcoming markets like China. But all this might change with the launch of the HTC Desire 616 yesterday. This is just after the release of the One M8 and the Desire 816. It’s no secret that HTC looks to make a profitable streak with these new gadgets.
The average mid-range dual SIM was launched over the weekend in China and is now available in North Asia, South Asia, China and Russia. There are no current reports or news to release the Desire 616 in any other locations outside Asia.
The Desire 616 runs on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean on HTC’s Sense 5.5 user interface. It sports a 5 inch 720 display, 1.4 GHz MediaTek MT6592 SoC and 1 GB RAM. The gadget also has 4 GB internal memory, a microSD slot up to 32 GB, a 8 megapixel camera and a 2 megapixel front rear camera. The Desire 616 is equipped with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity as well as a 2000 mAh battery.
The gadget is priced at $238 in Singapore, quite affordable and reasonable for anyone who is looking to get their hands on the HTC Desire 616.