HTC Desire V and Desire VC dual-SIM Android ICS phones announced
HTC has joined the league of other smartphone brands by announcing their first ever dual SIM smartphones. The dual SIM smartphones that have been announced for the Asia market are named as Desire V and Desire VC and will be running Android ICS operating system.
|HTC Desire VC|
HTC Desire V comes with GSM+GSM profiles which supports tri-band GSM on its secondary SIM slot and quad-band GSM/EDGE with dual band HSPA on the primary SIM slot.
|HTC Desire V|
While its counterpart HTC Desire VC is an CDMA/EVDO phone which consists of a SIM card slot for tri-band GSM support. Detailed specs of the new duo Desire smartphones is given below.
HTC Desire V and Desire VC Specs :
|Display||4" WVGA capacitive touchscreen
(480 x 800 pixels)
|Processor||1.0 GHz Cortex- A5 processor
Adreno 200 Graphics
|Operating System||Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
with HTC Sense 4.0
Auto-focus and LED Flash
720p HD video recording
|Storage||4 GB internal storage,
expandable upto 32 GB
512 MB RAM
|Connectivity||Bluetooth v3.0, A2DP
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
|Network||Desire V - quad-band GSM with HSPA
Desire VC- CDMA/EVDO
|Battery||1650 mAh Li-ion battery.|
HTC Desire V is expected to hit the stores in Asia in early July and will be launched worldwide thereafter. HTC Desire VC maybe lauched around the same time in China. The price of HTC Desire V should be around $350 at the time of launch and $319 for Desire VC.