HTC Bolt which is also known as the HTC 10 Evo is official now and is said to be the Sprint exclusive in the beginning and there is no news whether it will make to the other smartphone markets across the world or not. The smartphone device was in the rumors from quite a long and now finally the curtains are removed and the device got showcased with all the detailed specifications and price tag. The smartphone is very similar to HTC 10 flagship device in terms of the design.
Though the design is very much similar to the HTC 10 smartphone launched this year but there are some advancements made to this new device that make it somewhat different from the HTC 10 and the Google Pixel smartphone which was also manufactured by the HTC’s manufacturing unit. For the promotion of this new smartphone HTC also used the famous 100m and 200m sprinter Usain Bolt as the sprinter can be seen on the banners of this new device.
Full Specifications –
As mentioned, this new device is similar in design to the HTC’s flagship smartphone of this year but it is featuring the slightly huge 5.5 – inch of Super LCD3 capacitive touchscreen display with the 534 ppi of the pixels density that give the 2560 x 1440 pixels of the quad HD display resolutions to this new smartphone device. Also, there is a latest Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection over the display of this new smartphone.
When we talk the slight changes made to this new smartphone that differentiates it from Google Pixel and HTC 10 is the inclusion of the IP57 dustproof and waterproof technology that is provided to this new smartphone. And this water resistant and dust proof technology were absent in both the devices mentioned above. Though HTC made a statement that you should not intentionally submerge your device in the water.
In the camera unit of this new smartphone there is employed a 16 MP of the rear – facing primary camera with an f/2.0 lens and features like Optical Image Stabilization, Phase Detection Auto – Focus, touch – focus, smile -detection, face – detection, HDR, geo – tagging, panorama, and dual toned dual LED Flashlight. This primary camera is capable of the 4K of the HD video recording. In the front, you can see the 8 MP of the secondary camera with the auto HDR mode for great selfies.
The smartphone is provided with all the latest features like WiFi with Hotspot – WiFi Direct – DualBand, Bluetooth v4.1, Type – C reversible USB connector, NFC, GPS with A – GPS, GLONASS, and Radio. Apart from all these features, there is the presence of the accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass sensors. For the better security reasons, there is a fingerprint scanner embedded just below the display of the phone on the front that can be also used for the fast unlocking of the device as it takes only 0.2 seconds to unlock the device.
With all the best and awesome specs the device is embedded with the 3 GB of the on – slot RAM with the presence of the 32 GB fo the internal in – built memory that can be further expandable up to 256 GB with the dedicated microSD card slot. The smartphone is another device with no 3.5mm audio jack as the Type – C USB connector provided for this and also the pair of BoomSound 24-bit Hi-Res audio headphones to give you the great audio experience.
HTC Bolt specifications are driven by the Octa – Core 2.0 GHz Cortex – A57 processor and it is powered by the Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810 SoC while the Adreno 430 GPU will take care of the graphics quality of this new smartphone. The smartphone runs on the latest and fastest Android v7.0 – Nougat operating system out of the box from day one.
The device is packed with the 3200 mAh of the Non – Removable Li – Ion battery and also the smartphone is employed with the Qualcomm’s Quick Charge technology for the fast battery charging. The smartphone is available in only silver and black two different color options. Till now the device is said to be only available in Sprint stores only.
With the spectacular specifications of HTC Bolt, the smartphone is having all the qualities to make the smartphone lovers to have a go for it. The price of HTC Bolt falls under the premium mid – budget range but for now, the smartphone is only Sprint Stores exclusive. It is available for $25 a month on a contract of 24 months which is excluding taxes and service plan changes. Off – contract, the smartphone is available for $600 at Best Buy, Costco The Radio Shack, and a Sprint store.
Price in USA is 600$
Price in Europe is 550€
Price in Britain (UK) is 475£
Price in India is 37,999 India Rupees
Price in Canada is 810 Canadian Dollars
Price in Australia is 825 Australian Dollars
Price in Malaysia is 2645 Malaysian Ringgits
Price in Sri Lanka is 88,750 Sri Lankan Rupees
Price in Pakistan is 62,900 Pakistani Rupees
So this is all we have for you about the HTC Bolt aka HTC 10 Evo specifications and price. Do you think the smartphone is well balanced in terms of specs and price? Please tell your precious views.