The HTC Desire 616 features a 5 inch screen with resolution of 720 x 1280. An MT-6592 1.4GHz octa-core processor from MediaTek is powering the phone, which comes with an 8MP rear-facing camera and a 2MP front-facing shooter. There is 4GB of native storage on board, and a microSD slot for those needing additional storage. A 2000mAh cell keeps the power on, and there is support for dual SIM use.
The HTC One (E8) will get introduced as a high end model. while the HTC Desire 616 fits in a slot between the HTC Desire 516 and HTC Desire 816. Pricing and availability will surely be announced on Friday.
HTC One (E8)
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