Updated on February 19th, 2013
HTC just announced its first ever dual-SIM handset, the HTC Desire V. The phone runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and supports two SIM cards. The Desire V will get Sense 4.0 and will feature Beats Audio, among other features. The dual-SIM feature is dual-standby according to sources.
The HTC Desire V looks like the HTC Desire S and features a slim 9mm casing, solid rear cover with soft-touch coating and a metal frame on the front side.
The HTC Desire V runs on Qualcomm MSM7227A chipset and features a 1GHz Cortex-A5 processor, Adreno 200 graphics and 512MB RAM. The rest of the specs include a a 4-inch display, 5 megapixel shooter with LED flash and VGA recording, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GSP, FM radio and 4GB storage. There’s a microSD slot for storage expansion and a free two-year subscription to Dropbox for 25 GB of data.
HTC Desire V will be available in early July 2012 and will be priced at around $475 (about Php20,500).
HTC Desire V Specifications:
- 4-inch, 480×800 pixel display
- 1 GHz Qualcomm MSM 7227A processor
- Android 4.0 ICS with HTC Sense 4
- 5 megapixel rear camera with autofocus and LED backlight
- Audio chip with a DSP-Beats Audio codecs
- 4 GB internal memory
- 512 MB RAM
- microSD slot
- Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11 b / g / n
- Bluetooth v4.0
- GPS / AGPS
- 3.5 mm audio jack
- Dimensions: 118,5 x62, 3×9, 3 mm
- Weight: 114 g