HTC 10 UAE launch and price confirmed

So the HTC 10 was just launched a little while ago. Here’s a round-up of its features, price and availability.

HTC 10

 

HTC 10 features

Display and camera

The device comes with a 5.2-inch 2.5D QHD display with a resolution of 564 PPI. The HTC 10 features a new UltraPixel 2 Camera with 12 million UltraPixels, optical image stabilisation (OIS) with a super-bright F/1.9 aperture lens and a 5MP UltraSelfie front camera, which also has OIS, the first of its kind.

Sound

The HTC 10 features dual-speakers and a dedicated amplifier for each speaker and also supports High-Res audio and is capable of upscaling 16-bit audio to 24-bit.

Processor and battery

The 10 is powered by the Snapdragon 820 and supported with 4GB of RAM. The device has a 3,000mAh battery and USB Type-C charging. This is also the world’s first smartphone to record in 4K video with 24-bit Hi-Res audio (24-bit 96khz) as well.

Pricing and availability

The device will be available in the Middle East and Africa region early next month and will be priced at Dh2,399. HTC has also partnered with Etisalat. The device will be available on data plans through the joint venture.

HTC Protect

HTC will now be offering HTC Protect with all its devices. If you purchase a phone and damage the screen in the first six months of your purchase, it will replace the screen at no extra cost.