Clucky HTC Desire V and VC dual-SIM ICS 4.0 phones
For Android fans that prefer HTC Android smartphones, it appears that HTC has two new ICS 4.0 handsets coming out to play in the form of the HTC Desire V their first dual SIM handset, along with the HTC Desire VC, which is a dedicated dual-mode model destined for China.
According to the guys over at GSM Arena, by way of Mobile Review and Detik, HTC has now officially announced both the HTC Desire V and HTC Desire VC handsets with both smartphones running the Android Ice Cream Sandwich operating system and HTC Sense 4.0 user interface.
Both the HTC Desire V and Desire VC have the same specifications aboard, however for network support the Desire V has quad band GSM/EDGE and dual band HSPA on the SIM-1 port whilst the secondary port is for tri band GSM, while the Desire VC is CDMA/EVDO with a SIM slot for tri band GSM.
As for the specifications of the handsets, both Android smartphones pack a 4-inch WVGA touch screen along with a 5 megapixel auto-focus camera with LED flash, VGA recording, FM radio, Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi, GPS, 512MB RAM, 4GB internal storage, a 1GHz Cortex-A5 single core processor, Adreno 200 graphics, microSD expansion and 3.5mm jack along with Beats Audio.
Word is the HTC Desire V will release in Asia sometime early July commanding a price tag of â‚¬275, roughly $345, with a global premier soon after, and the guys guess the HTC Desire VC will release in China round about the same time, whilst the HTC Desire VC will command a price tag of â‚¬253 roughly $318.
Does the HTC Desire V or Desire VC capture the interest of any of our readers out there?