HTC 10 Spearheads The Taiwanese Campaign In India

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They say better late than never. While the Galaxy S7 edge is enjoying phenomenal success in India, the Taiwanese manufacturer HTC has finally launched its flagship device in India. The HTC 10 will be the company’s first flagship in recent years to significantly deviate from the One series design language.

The metal handset features classy chamfered edges and sleek design. The premium construction does cost some serious money, as the handset is priced at Rs 52,990.

The HTC 10 features a 5.2-inch with QHD resolution. It is an LCD screen with the scratch resistant Gorilla Glass. The handset is powered by Snapdragon 820 chipset. For multitasking, it packs in 4 GB RAM and 32 GB \ 64 GB internal storage. HTC has also thrown-in a microSD card slot.


The phone features a 12 megapixel camera with OIS (Optical Image Stabilisation). The 5 megapixel front-facing camera also comes with OIS. The handset runs heavily-modified Android 6.0 Marshmallow. As far as the user experience is concerned, HTC is a company to beat.

ALong with the HTC 10, the company also announced the HTC 10 Lifestyle, One X9, Desire 628, and Desire 825.

The HTC 10 Lifestyle is the watered-down version of the flagship. The One X9 is a MediaTek powered phone with a 5.5-inch screen and 13 megapixel camera. It is pegged at Rs 25,990. The Desire 628 Dual SIM is mid-range device with a 5-inch HD screen, 13-megapixel rear camera, and a 2200mAh battery. This one is priced at Rs. 13,990. The last one among the lot, the Desire 825 is powered by 1.6 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor and has 5.5-inch HD screen. The phone is priced at Rs. 18,990.

Chandrakant 'CK' Isi

Technology editor, movie buff, and wannabe space explorer.

  • Lalit Sahoo

    Half a lakh costing phone couldn’t even afford AMOLED screen. Pity!