HTC Corporation's Desire 616 Budget Octa-Core Smartphone Launched At Rs 16,900: Top 10 Rivals

HTC's Indian adventure may not have started off in the right note, but it's making sure that the rest of it is something of an importance. The company has already released a number of handsets in the market and still on the verge of releasing a few more.

Keeping up with the trend of releasing new smartphones, HTC has today unveiled the brand new Desire 616 handset that primarily falls under the budget segment: the most loved segment, as far as the Indian smartphone business is concerned.

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Doing a recap on the specs of the new Desire 616, the smartphone comes with a 5-inch 720p display and is powered by a 1.4GHz octa-core CPU (ARM Cortex A7 octa-core architecture) coupled with 1GB of RAM. It runs on Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) layered with HTC Sense 5.5 UI.

The phone has an 8-megapixel camera on the rear side and a 2-megapixel front facing shooter as well. Connectivity options include: Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi b/g/n, GPS, GPRS/ EDGE and 3G. It houses 4GB of internal memory, and a microSD card slot for further increase up to 32GB. And it is powered by a 2,000mAh battery.

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The Desire 616 dual SIM is currently set to be available in Dark Grey and Pearl White, and will be available for a price tag of Rs. 16,900 starting next week.

But while all that looks well and good for the new Desire handset from HTC, it will know that it isn't the only one in the market offering such specs at that price tag.

Here's a look at the top 10 most worthy rivals for the new Desire 616.

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Micromax Canvas Gold

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Key Features

5.5 Inch, 1080x1920 px display, IPS LCD
Android v4.4.2 (KitKat)
Octa core 2000 MHz processor
16 MP Primary Camera, 5 MP Secondary
Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi
32 GB Internal Memory
2 GB RAM
2300 mAh, Li-Polymer battery

Huawei Ascend G750:

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Key Features

5.5 Inch, 720x1280 px display, IPS LCD
Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Octa core 1700 MHz processor
13 MP Primary Camera, 5 MP Secondary
Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi
8 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 32 GB
2 GB RAM
3000 mAh, Li-Polymer battery

Karbonn Titanium Octane Plus

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Key Features

5.0 Inch, 1080x1920 px display, IPS LCD
Android v4.4 (KitKat)
Octa core 1700 MHz processor
16 MP Primary Camera, 8 MP Secondary
Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi
16 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 32 GB
2 GB RAM
2000 mAh, Li-Polymer battery

Alcatel One Touch Idol X Plus

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Key Features

5.0 Inch, 1080x1920 px display, IPS LCD
Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Octa core 2000 MHz processor
13.1 MP Primary Camera, 2 MP Secondary
Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi, DLNA
16 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 32 GB
2 GB RAM
2500 mAh, Li-Ion battery

Panasonic P81:

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Key Features

5.5 Inch, 720x1280 px display, IPS LCD
Android v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
Octa core 1700 MHz processor
13 MP Primary Camera, 2 MP Secondary
Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi
8 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 32 GB
1 GB RAM
2500 mAh, Li-Ion battery

iBerry Auxus Nuclea X:

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Key Features

5.0 Inch, 720x1280 px display, IPS LCD
Android v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
Octa core 1700 MHz processor
13 MP Primary Camera, 8 MP Secondary
Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi
8 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 64 GB
1 GB RAM
2800 mAh, Li-Ion battery

Gionee Elife E7 Mini:

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Key Features

4.7 Inch, 720x1280 px display, TFT
Android v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
Octa core 1700 MHz processor
13 MP Primary Camera
Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi
16 GB Internal Memory
1 GB RAM
2200 mAh, Li-Ion battery

Gionee Elife S5.5

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Key Features

5.0 Inch, 1080x1920 px display, Super AMOLED
Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Octa core 1700 MHz processor
13 MP Primary Camera, 5 MP Secondary
3G, WiFi
16 GB Internal Memory
2 GB RAM
2300 mAh, Li-Ion battery

Karbonn Titanium Octane

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Key Features

5.0 Inch, 720x1080 px display, IPS LCD
Android v4.4 (KitKat)
Octa core 1700 MHz processor
13 MP Primary Camera, 5 MP Secondary
Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi
16 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 32 GB
1 GB RAM
2000 mAh, Li-Polymer battery

iBerry Auxus Nuclea N2

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Key Features

5.7 Inch, 1080x1920 px display, IPS LCD
Android v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
Octa core 1700 MHz processor
13 MP Primary Camera, 8 MP Secondary
Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi, NFC
16 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 64 GB
2 GB RAM
3500 mAh, Li-Ion battery

Huawei Honor 3X

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Key Features

5.5 Inch, 720x1280 px display, IPS LCD
Android v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
Octa core 1700 MHz processor
13 MP Primary Camera, 5 MP Secondary
Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi
Expandable up to 64 GB
2 GB RAM
3000 mAh, Li-Ion battery

Intex Aqua Octa

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Key Features

6.0 Inch, 720x1280 px display, IPS LCD
Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Octa core 1700 MHz processor
13 MP Primary Camera, 5 MP Secondary
Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi
16 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 32 GB
2 GB RAM
2300 mAh, Li-Polymer battery

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