HTC Desire 550 Price in Dubai, UAE  

HTC Desire 550

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INTRODUCTION

HTC has become a major mobile manufacturing company since the advent of smartphones, over the years. It has scored a big name for itself in premium as well as in the budget segment of smartphones. The company has always proved to be a far-thinking company in its devices. Most of the HTC phones are known for their quality features. With the quality of its smartphones, it stands tall as a fierce competition to the companies like Samsung and Apple.

Now the company is going to launch a new smartphone named as HTC Desire 550. The phone will prove to be the best in its class with specifications like its predecessors. Like another phone of the Desire series, this phone will also be equipped with latest operating system, a powerful processor, great camera resolution, many more features.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

In design and display, it is expected to be just like other phones of Desire series. It is supposed to be very slim and lightweight device with all advanced features. It is expected to have the 5-inch capacitive touchscreen display. The screen expected to be of IPS LCD type with the resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. With this resolution, it will be able to display up to 16 million colours. The 294 ppi pixel density will enable the device to show images, videos sharp and clear. The phone is also equipped with EDGE feature that will allow improved data transmission rated as a backward-compatible extension of GSM.

Like many other smartphones, this phone will also have two speakers at the top and bottom of the front. At the front top, there will be the camera at the left side of the speaker. On the right side there will be the volume rocker buttons, and below these buttons, there will be power key. The phone will have a 3.5 mm Audio jack that will enable the user to use speakers, headphone and other devices with the 3.5mm port.

The primary camera of the phone is expected to be of 8 MP and will have an LED flash. The front camera would be of 3 megapixels. The front camera may come without flash. It is expected to be dual SIM mobile. It is also expected to be made available in the blue colour only.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

HTC phones are always known for a good performance and are supposed to perform well. It is expected to use the Android v7.0 Nougat operating system. It will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 210MSM8909 chipset with Quad Core 1.1 GHz processor. It will come with the Adreno 304 GPU.

It is expected to run on 2GB RAM with 16GB of ROM. Besides this Micro SD card can be used to extend the internal memory. By using the card, the user will be able expand the memory upto 200 GB. This memory space will help users to store more data and install more applications. In Spite of this, the more memory also contributes to run more applications smoothly at the same time.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

HTC phones are always equipped with high-quality cameras. This phone is also expected to have good resolution cameras. The Primary camera of the phone will be 8 MP. The primary camera is supposed to come with flash and a sharp f/2.4 aperture to take photos clear even in low light. The resolution of the primary camera is expected to be 3264 X 2448 pixels. It will be able to record good quality videos. The front camera is expected to be of 3MP and may/may not be equipped with flash. The cameras are will have have all the advanced features like Autofocus, Touch Focus, Self Timer, Face Detection, Smile Detection, High Dynamic Range mode, Face beauty, Voice capture, and Gesture shot. The default apps in the phone will be able to play all standard audio and video file formats like MP3, WAV, AAC+, OGG, WMA, M4A, AMR, AAC, FLAC, etc. All the messaging services like SMS, Push Mail, IM, Hangouts, MMS, E-mail, etc. will also be supported by this phone.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

The phone is expected to have a 2200mAh Li-Po battery with the facility of quick charging feature. This battery power is enough to run the phone for a day. With the quick charge function, it is expected to charge the battery in less time. The phone will support all the 2G, 3G and 4G network bands. The other connectivity features that are expected to be supported by this phone are Bluetooth v4.1, GPS, Micro USB2.0, Wi-Fi, etc. These features will enable a user to connect with most of the wireless devices and accessories.

PROS AND CONS


WHAT WE LIKED
  • Support for all network bands.
  • Quick Charging feature
  • Slim and Easy to carry size with a beautiful look
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • Front camera should be of more resolution
  • More RAM required
  • Operating system should be more advanced

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