HTC Desire EYE announced in India

HTC has announced its Desire EYE for the Indian customers. The Desire EYE is a selfie-focused smartphone with a 13MP camera at the front alongside dual-LED flash.

The camera features a BSI sensor, f/2.2, and 22mm wide angle lens. The rear camera is also 13MP which also has dual LED flash. The rear camera features BSI sensor, f/2.0, and a 28mm wide angle lens.

The smartphone  sports a 5.2 inch full HD 1080p display. It is powered by 2.3GHz Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor paired with 2GB of RAM.

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The device runs on Android KitKat OS with HTC Sense UI on the top. It has dual front-facing speakers with BoomSound technology.

Desire EYE has 16GB of internal storage and can be extended up to 128GB via microSD card.

On the connectivity front it has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, and on the software front. The Desire EYE also features IPX7 certification, which makes it resistant to water and dust.

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It is fueled by a 2400mAh Li-polymer battery which claims to provide up to 20 hours of talktime for 3G and 538 hours of standby time for 3G.

Key Specs:

  • 5.2 inch full HD 1080p display
  • 2.3GHz Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • Android KitKat OS
  • HTC Sense UI
  • BoomSound technology
  • 13MP rear and 13MP front camera with dual LED flash
  • IPX7 certified
  • 16GB internal and 128 GB external memory
  • 2400mAh
  • 538 hours standby and 20 hours talktime

HTC has also introduced new camera software called HTC EYE Experience, which includes features like split capture, crop-me-in, and voice selfie among others.

The device also has Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Ambient Light sensor and Gyro sensor.


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