HTC Desire 610

Boomsound and a 'stunning' screen make the Desire 610 a powerful entertainment hub

Mobile World Congress

HTC has taken the wraps off the mid-range Desire 610 today in Barcelona. The device is squarely aimed at buyers who value consuming multimedia content, and HTC says it will offer an "incredible mobile audio and visual experience." Phillip Blair, HTC EMEA President, puts it thusly:

Consumer choice should be about selecting the best-in-class features without having to compromise on quality. The HTC Desire 610 offers an outstanding combination of performance and entertainment at a price that makes it possible for everyone to enjoy an exceptional smartphone experience.

The Desire 610 features a 4.7-inch display, HTC's unique Boomsound experience, and advanced camera features. Both HSPA+ and LTE radios are on-board, and it's all powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 400 and 1GB of RAM.

The Desire 610 will be available across Europe in May. The full press release is below.


HTC DESIRE 610 EXTENDS THE NEXT GENERATION FAMILY OF MID-RANGE HANDSETS

Powerful entertainment hub introduced to HTC’s stunning new HTC Desire range

Barcelona, Spain, February 24, 2014 – HTC, a global leader in mobile innovation and design, has today unveiled the HTC Desire 610. A compact entertainment hub, this vibrant phone comes packed with a host of features for an incredible mobile audio and visual experience, including a stunning 4.7” screen, HTC BlinkFeed and HTC’s industry-leading sound property, HTC BoomSound.

“Consumer choice should be about selecting the best-in-class features without having to compromise on quality,” said Philip Blair, President, HTC EMEA. “The HTC Desire 610 offers an outstanding combination of performance and entertainment at a price that makes it possible for everyone to enjoy an exceptional smartphone experience.”

Beautifully designed, powerful performance

The HTC Desire 610 is powered by a quad-core processor and 4G LTE connectivity that keeps you going whether you are viewing a live stream of personalised news, updates and stories to your HTC BlinkFeed home screen, watching videos or browsing the internet. The all-round multimedia experience is completed with advanced photo editing capabilities and automatic highlight videos that will enable you to share and show-off your photos and videos in amazing quality.

Global Availability

The new HTC Desire 610 will be available across Europe from May. For more information visit www.htc.com.

About HTC

Founded in 1997, HTC Corporation (HTC) is the creator of many award-winning mobile devices and industry firsts. By putting people at the center of everything it does, HTC pushes the boundaries of design and technology to create innovative and personal experiences for consumers around the globe. HTC's portfolio includes smartphones and tablets powered by the HTC Sense user experience. HTC is listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE: 2498). For more information, please visit www.htc.com.

For more information on HTC BlinkFeed’s ever-growing content partner ecosystem, visit the HTC Blog at http://blog.htc.com/.

 

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HTC announces the Desire 610 for the European market

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And if you're going to have that annoying large bezel on the bottom, might as well go with the capacitive buttons.