HTC announces Desire 700, Desire 601, Desire 501 and Desire 300 in Taiwan


HTC has announced four new Desire smartphones at a media event in Taiwan today. They are HTC Desire 700, Desire 601, Desire 501 and Desire 300. Desire 700 and 501 are new devices, while the other two – Desire 601 and 300 have already made their appearance at IFA Berlin 2013 back in September.

HTC launches Desire 300, Desire 501, Desire 601 and Desire 700

HTC Desire 700 is a new dual-sim mid-range Android smartphone that is powered by a 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 quad-core processor. It comes with 1 GB of RAM and an 8 GB internal storage. It has a 5-inch screen display with relatively low resolution at 960×540. There is 8MP rear camera and 2.1MP front-facing camera.

HTC Desire 700

On the other hand, the HTC Desire 501 features a 4.3-inch screen display with 800×480 resolution. It runs a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor with 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB of storage capacity, an 8MP rear camera, and a 2.1MP front-facing camera.

HTC Desire 501

Pricing and Availability

No idea on the availability. As for the pricing, HTC Desire 700 shall cost 13,900 NTD (around $470), Desire 601 at 10,900 NTD (around $370), Desire 501 at 9,900 NTD ($330), and the Desire 300 at 7,900 NTD (around $270).

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