Both the smartphones come in Black, White, Navy Blue and Baby Blue color variants.
As expected, HTC today unveiled HTC Desire 10 Pro and HTC Desire 10 Lifestyle smartphones. Both the smartphones come in Black, White, Navy Blue and Baby Blue color variants. The company has not revealed their prices though. The HTC Desire 10 Pro will be available in October while the Desire 10 Lifestyle will be available later this month.
HTC Desire 10 Pro has a 5.5-inch full HD (1920x1080 pixels) IPS display with 400ppi pixel density and is equipped with an octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor, which is clubbed with 4 GB of RAM. HTC Desire 10 features HTC BoomSound stereo speakers on the front, which is complemented by Dolby Audio as well.
The smartphone comes with a 20 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, BSI sensor, laser autofocus ƒ/2.2 aperture and 27.8mm focal length, Auto HDR mode, Panorama mode, Continuous shooting. For selfies, it comes with a 13 megapixel front camera. The HTC Desire 10 comes with 64 GB in-built storage which can be expanded through a micro SD card to upto 2TB. This Android 6.0 Marshmallow based smartphone has HTC's Sense UI on top and a 3,000 mAh battery with power saving mode which is said to offer upto 19 hours of talk time and 20 days of standby time on 3G network. The device also features a fingerprint sensor on the back.
For connectivity the Desire 10 Pro dual SIM offers 4G, WiFi, GPS/AGPS + GLONASS, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC 3.5 mm stereo audio jack and micro-USB 2.0. It comes with Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Compass sensor, Sensor Hub and Motion G-sensor. The phone measures 156.5 x 76 x 7.86 mm and weighs around 165 grams.
On the other hand, HTC Desire 10 Lifestyle comes with a 5.5-inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) screen. It boasts a 1.6 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor and 3GB RAM. The smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system and is powered by a 2700 mAh battery which is said to offer upto 24 hours of talk time and 28 days of standby time on 3G network.
The Desire 10 Lifestyle offers 32GB internal storage of internal storage, which can be further expandable up-to 2TB via micro SD card. The smartphone has a 13-megapixel rear camera with an LED flash, Autofocus, BSI sensor, ƒ/2.2 aperture and 28mm focal length, HDR mode, Video Pic, Panorama mode and Continuous shooting. There is a 5-meagpixel shooter in its front for selfies and video calling. For connectivity, there is dual sim, 4G, WiFi (802.11 b/g/n) dual-band, WiFi direct, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS -AGPS/ GLONASS, and a micro USB 2.0 in the phone. The handset measures 156.9 x 76.9 x 7.7 mm and weighs 155 grams. The smartphone also offers HTC BoomSound with dual microphone for noise-cancellation. The sensors include Ambient Light, Proximity, Compass and Motion G Sensor.
The company has confirmed on Twitter that "Android 7.0 Nougat update coming soon" on the above-mentioned devices.
As compared to the previous year, this will be half the number of smartphones released by the company.
The smartphones come in four colour options including Brilliant Black, Cosmetic Pink, Ice White and Sapphire Blue.
Interestingly, as per the leaked images, the device boasts a secondary display just above the primary display.
The smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system.
The smartphone will be the successor to the One X9, which was introduced last year.
The smartphone is expected to beat Google Pixel in DxOMark rating and skip 3.5 mm headphone jack.
The company is planning to launch a flagship device along with two devices in mid-range segment during Q1 of 2017.
The company has sent out invites for its 'next big announcement' to be held just after the CES 2017.
The device is expected to cost around CNY 2,000 (approx Rs 19,557) and no information has been up regarding the global launch.