All the leaks we have come across had already given us a fair idea of what we could expect from HTC, and the company hasn’t disappointed. The company has today unveiled the HTC 10. Nearly everything is in line with what has been already leaked before. The HTC 10 is priced at $699 (Rs 46,400 approximately), and it is expected to go on sale in select markets sometime next month.
HTC 10 specifications, features: The HTC 10 flaunts a 5.2-inch QHD (2560×1440 pixels) Super LCD 5 display, which HTC says is up to 30 percent more colorful and 50 percent more responsive than its predecessor. Under the hood is Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 820 processor paired with 4GB of RAM. It also includes 32GB and 64GB internal storage options, which can be further expanded up to 2TB using a microSD card.
On the photography front, it features a 12-Ultrapixel 2 camera with f/1.8 aperture, optical image stabilization, laser autofocus, and 4K video recording capabilities. It also features Pro mode, Auto HDR, HTC Zoe, hyperlapse and slow motion mode. HTC also says that the smartphone boasts the world’s first ‘stereo 24-bit Hi-Res audio recording capabilities, which is able to capture up to 256 times more detail than standard recordings.
For selfie lovers there is a 5-megapixel autofocus snapper camera with 1.34MICROm pixels, and optical image stabilization. It also features f/1.8 aperture, auto HDR and ultra-wide angle lens.
In line with the leaks, the HTC 10 boasts a fingerprint scanner embedded into the physical home button up front. It also features HTC BoomSound Hi-Fi edition, Dolby Audio, and a 3,000mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support. Connectivity options include 4G LTE support, USB Type-C port, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC.
On the software front, the HTC 10 runs on Android Marshmallow 6.0 wrapped under Sense UI. One of the highlights is that the company is letting go of the rigid layout for the phone’s apps. You can now place apps, or widgets anywhere you like and be as creative as possible.