HTC Desire 650 Debuts with 2GB RAM, $171 Price Tag
Hours after the launch of the HTC 10 evo, HTC has announced a new low mid-range smartphone – HTC Desire 650. The device takes after the HTC Desire 630 in terms of the design and appearance, and was previously leaked as the HTC Desire A17.
Moving to the specifications, the HTC Desire 650 sports a 5-inch TFT LCD display with 720 x 1280 pixels (HD) screen resolution, an appealing textured pattern on the rear and a 2200mAh battery. It measures 146.9 x 70.9 x 8.4 mm, weighs in at 140 grams and boots Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Sense 8 UI.
Under the hood, the device is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor (not specified) paired along with 2GB of RAM, 16GB built-in storage space and a microSD card slot for storage expansion (possibly up to 2TB).
It has a front facing 5MP selfie camera with f/2.8 aperture alongside the main 13MP camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture and 1080p video recording. The handset has 4G LTE (Cat. 4) connectivity, NFC, dual speakers (front) and signature HTC Boomsound – only this time, it is active with the headphones.
Available in Blue and Polar White, the HTC Desire 650 will be available in Taiwan for NT$ 5490 (US$ 170) starting December 1st. No details about any global roll-out.