One of the leading manufacturer of smartphones in the world right now, HTC has just released its latest device, the HTC 10 Lifestyle in India. he Desire 10 Lifestyle was recently unveiled by HTC alongside another Desire phone, the Desire 10 Pro. The Desire 10 Lifestyle will be available for buying starting from September 30 exclusively on Amazon India.
“Today, our Desire line is about to make its biggest leap since the original Desire. Inspired by many of the same innovations that have made the flagship HTC 10 so popular, we’re bringing these innovations to the Desire 10 Lifestyle, making it the most brilliant Desire ever.”
– Faisal Siddiqui, president, South Asia, HTC
With Desire 10, HTC is bringing some of the features found on its flagship HTC 10 down to the mid-range segment. HTC Desire 10 Lifestyle is the smaller sibling of recently announced Desire 10 Pro and brings company’s iconic BoomSound speakers back. HTC Desire 10 Lifestyle is 7.7mm thick and weighs 155 grammes. The smartphone is 4G LTE enabled and supports Dual SIM card slots.
HTC Desire 10 Smartphone Specifications
Hardware and Memory Specifications
The HTC Desire 10 Lifestyle sports a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) Super LCD display with Gorilla Glass protection and a pixel density of 267ppi. It is powered by a 1.6GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor. It comes in two variants 2GB of RAM and 32GB inbuilt storage, and 3GB of RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage – once again expandable via microSD card (up to 2TB). The device runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow with the company’s Sense UI on top.
HTC Desire 10 Lifestyle features a 13MP main camera with f/2.2 aperture and 28mm wide-angle focal length. The primary camera uses BSI sensor with support for HDR and continuous shooting mode. There is 5MP front camera with f/2.8 aperture and support for 1080p video recording. The front camera also supports auto selfie, voice selfie and live make-up feature.
Battery and Connectivity Specifications
The Desire 10 Lifestyle sports a 2700mAh battery that’s rated to deliver up to 24 hours of talk time on 3G networks and supports Qualcomm’s Quickcharge 3.0. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth v4.1, and 4G LTE Cat.4 (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India).
Price and Availability
The HTC Desire 10 Lifestyle will be available in Stone Black (seen above) and Polar White (seen below) colours in India, though the company had announced Royal Blue and Valentine Lux colour options for other markets. The phone will be available exclusively on Amazon as well as the company’s own E-Store on Friday, September 30 at a price of Rs.15,990.