HTC has added two new smartphones to its Desire range with the launch of a mid-range Desire 601 and an entry-level smartphone, the Desire 300.
The HTC Desire 601 features an advanced camera with photo clustering function that unstills pics for photos that move. Its key features include a Cat 3 LTE connectivity for effortless music and video streaming, dual frontal stereo speakers for more immersive volume and richer audio and an automatically updating home screen that refreshes every time you turn it on.
Featuring a 4.5-inch qHD display with a 540x960 pixels resolution, the HTC Desire 601 is powered by a 1.4GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor along with 1GB of RAM.
It also sports a 5 MP camera with auto focus, BSI sensor, continuous shooting and VideoPic, five levels of flash automatically set by distance to subject, 1080p video recording, slow motion video recording with variable speed playback, HTC Zoe™ with Sequence Shot and other standard HTC features. The phone has an embedded rechargeable Li-polymer battery with 2100 mAh capacity with talktime of up to 12.8 hours for 3G and standby time of up to 440 hours. It also sports HTC BoomSound™ Dual frontal stereo speakers with built-in amplifiers for more immersive volume and richer audio.
The HTC Desire 300 offers the latest smartphone features to keep you up to date 'without going over budget'. It features the HTC BlinkFeed™ home screen that constantly streams personalized content to your phone. It comes with a 4.3-inch WVGA displayand is powered by a 1GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4processor along with 512MB RAM. Sporting a 5-megapixel rear camera and a VGA front-facing camera, the phone is backed by a 1650mAh battery that can deliver up to 11 hours of talk-time for 3G and standby time of up to 625 hours.