HTC Corporation and Indian telecom operator, Bharti Airtel joined hands to launch the budget smartphone, HTC Smart in India. We were already expecting this handset to launch at the end of this month and finally the device is up for sale in India. HTC Smart is the first smartphone powered by Brew OS.
“HTC has always focused on setting the stage for new mobile experiences and the HTC Smart is clear different from touch phone and the result of customer feedback from all over the world for an easier-to-use, affordable smartphone. We’re excited to launch the HTC Smart with Airtel in India first and Qualcomm, a company known for its innovations. HTC Smart offers easy-to-use widgets, browsing and connectivity at an affordable price. The integration of HTC Sense brings an unparalleled smartphone experience for people looking to do more on their phone,said Peter Chou, Chief Executive Officer, HTC Corporation.
As the undisputed leader in the Indian telecom industry, Airtel is committed to constantly delighting its customers and offering innovations to enrich their experience. With the HTC Smart, Airtel customers will be the first in the world to experience a revolutionary Smartphone that is not only affordable but is also 3G-readysaid Sanjay Kapoor, CEO-India & South Asia, Bharti Airtel.
HTC Smart comes with a 2.8 inches TFT touchscreen display, Sense UI, 3.15 megapixel camera with autofocus and LED flash, USB, GPRS/EDGE, Bluetooth, 3G Connectivity, 16 GB expandable memory, 256MB RAM, 256MB ROM, audio and video player, stereo FM radio with RDS, 3.5 mm audio jack, 1100 mAh battery, upto 450 hours stand-by time and 7 hours talk-time.
This handset comes with a price tag of Rs.9,990. You can get this handset from Airtel retail outlets and at all the authorized HTC resellers.