HTC announced their latest flagship HTC 10 for India today. The HTC 10 will be available in two color combinations: Carbon Grey and Topaz Gold for INR 52,990/- starting June 2016. The HTC 10 is powered by the latest 64-bit Snapdragon 820 Quad-Core processor with 2.2 GHz support, 4 GB RAM and comes with 32 inbuilt storage with an additional microSD support up to 2TB. The HTC 10 sports a Quad HD (2560 x 1440 pixels) Curved Edge LCD Display protected by Corning® Gorilla® Glass with an impressive 564 PPI pixel density and offers a maximum brightness of 372 nits.
Its a 5.2” 4G LTE Nano-SIM device with a Curve Edge Display at the front blending seamlessly to a metal unibody. Construction is exquisite. The highlight of the device is the bold chamfered contour that runs around the edges of the phone’s back.
HTC has created a fingerprint scanner, which unlocks in a lightening fast 0.2 seconds and algorithmically designed to recognise you faster and more accurately over time. The phone has a 3000mAh battery, and also supports USB Type-C with Quick Charge 3.0.
The HTC 10 runs Android™ 6 with HTC Sense on top; giving a near stock android experience. The HTC 10 is the only flagship at this moment which supports Adoptable (Flex) Storage, A MarshMallow feature.
With HTC’s specially created new Freestyle Layout, you no longer have an on-screen grid that dictates the layout. Instead you can get creative by dragging icons, stickers and widgets anywhere you like. Layer them, group them, link stickers to apps or get rid of screen icons altogether, the choice is yours. The latest version of HTC Themes also provides you with access to thousands of professional looking themes that each come with their own icons, backgrounds and sounds so you can customize your phone based on your own personal style.
One of the highlights of the HTC 10’s camera is it features OIS in both front and rear camera. The Rear camera is a 12MP (1.55μm pixel) BSI sensor with laser Autofocus and f/1.8 aperture 26mm focal length (80° wide angle) and OIS and supported by a dual tone LED flash. Pro mode with manual control and 12 bit RAW format support. Other camera features include Face Detection, Auto-HDR, Panorama, Zoe capture, Video Pic for photos. Video options include Hyperlapse, Slo-mo, 4K Recording with stereo 24-bit Hi-Res audio support. Camera interface can be launched by a double swipe up gesture.
The Front camera is a 5MP shooter with 1.34μm pixels 23mm focal length (86° wide angle) and f/1.8 aperture which does a great job while taking selfies. supports screen flash. Selfie options include smile, still and voice selfies with Live-makeup support. Front camera supports Full HD 1080p video recording with OIS support for great quality videos.
Lets look at a detailed review in the coming days. Do you have any questions for us?