HTC has finally announced the launch of its much speculated Desire 500 smartphone.
The HTC Desire 500 is a mid-range Android smartphone with a premium styling. HTC has recently also launched the Desire 200Desire 600 smartphones.
The HTC Desire 500 has been priced at 11,900 New Taiwanese dollars which is equivalent to Rs 24,000 approximately. The HTC Desire 500 features a 4.3 inch 800 x 480 pixel resolution based display and is powered by a 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 quad core processor, 1 GB RAM and 4 GB internal storage. The HTC Desire 500 is based on Google Android Jelly Bean 4.2 operating system and has HTC Sense user interface.
The phone comes with an 8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 1.6 megapixel front facing camera. Since the camera uses backlit sensors, it is expected to offer better brighter images in low light conditions.