HTC Bolt

Announced:
Nov 11, 2016
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Nov 11, 2016

PhoneArena Rating:

7.0
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  • Fingerprint
  • Lightweight
  • Thin
  • LTE
  • Waterproof
  • NFC
  • Dual SIM

Display

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Display size:

5.5 inches

Resolution:

1440 x 2560 pixels

Pixel density:

534 ppi

Technology:

S-LCD 3

Screen-to-body ratio:

70.16 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

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Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

16 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 28 mm

Flash:

Dual LED

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features:

Hyperlapse, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

8 megapixels

Features:

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions:

6.06 x 3.04 x 0.32 inches (153.9 x 77.2 x 8.1 mm)

Weight:

6.14 oz (174 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum

Resistance:

Water, Dust

IP certified:

IP 57

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Colors:

Black, Silver

Hardware & Performance

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System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994

Processor:

Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit

GPU:

Adreno 430

RAM:

3 GB

Internal storage:

32 GB

Maximum User Storage:

24 GB

Storage expansion:

up to 2000 GB

OS:

Android (7.0 Nougat), HTC Sense UI

Battery

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Capacity:

3200 mAh

Talk time:

23.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1388 min)

Stand-by time:

20.0 days (480 hours)
the average is 21 days (500 h)

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 25, 26

LTE (TDD):

Bands 41

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type:

Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

4.1

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

USB Type-C (reversible)

Features:

Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Other:

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)

Notifications:

Haptic feedback

Hearing aid compatibility:

M4, T4

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

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Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector:

USB Type-C (reversible)

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Oct 17, 2016

FCC ID value:

NM82PYB200 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.60 W/kg

Body:

0.07 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.17 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.07 W/kg

This device is also known as HTC 10 evo

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ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

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HTC 10 evo

Differences from the main variant:

Colors:

Gold, Gray, Silver

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38, 40, 41

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

  • Extremely high pixel density screen (534 ppi)

Cons

No Cons

Description

Made from aluminum, the HTC Bolt is actually the first water resistant Android phone to be sculpted out of the material. It has an IP57 certification rating. It carries a Gorilla Glass 5 protected 5.5-inch Super LCD-3 display with a 1440 x 2560 resolution. A Snapdragon 810 chipset is under the hood with an octa-core 2GHz CPU. 3GB of RAM is inside along with 32GB of internal storage. A 2TB microSD slot is available for those seeking additional storage. The 16MP rear camera features PDAF laser focusing, and the aperture weighs in at f/2.0. And yes, OIS is included. The front-facing 8MP camera takes selfies and handles video chats. The 3200mAh battery keeps the lights on and works with Quick Charge 2.0 for rapid recharges. Android 7.0 is pre-installed along with HTC's Sense UI.

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