HTC Corporation, formerly known as High Tech Computer Corporation is a Taiwanese manufacturer of smartphones and tablets. Many HTC devices are being sold under the HTC brand; however the main focus of the company still continues to be on smartphones. HTC smartphones are ranked among the top mobile brands. The company has gained this fame through its efforts in making the simple but unique and smart designs of the handsets. The body of the HTC smartphones is quite traditional. It may also be called the bad habit of the company that nearly all its devices have similar shapes. If you are planning to buy HTC smartphone, but confused about which one will suit your budget then take a look here. Some of the best budget friendly smartphones are listed here.
1. HTC Desire C
The HTC Desire C is a budget friendly android smartphone with brilliant features. With just 12mm thickness, it is easy to hold the mobile. Powered by a 600 MHz CPU, the handset runs Android 4.0 platform with HTC Sense User Interface v4.0. The 3.5 inch capacitive touchscreen display supports 16M colors and has 320 x 480 pixels screen resolution. The gadget comes with 512 MB RAM and has 4 GB internal memory. A memory card slot enables expanding the storage space up to 32 GB. The 5 megapixel rear camera comes with autofocus and geo-tagging. The Beats Audio system provides a clear and easily audible sound. The NFC function makes the payment of pending Bills an easy task. Other connectivity options include a standard micro-USB, 3.5 mm stereo audio jack, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot and Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP. It is packed with a standard 1230 mAh Li-Ion battery. This device is available in Stealth black, Polar white and Flamenco red colors for a price of around $245.
2. HTC One V
HTC One V has nice specifications with spectacular design and HTC Sense User Interface v4.0. It boasts a 3.7 inch capacitive touchscreen display with 16 M colors and 800 x 480 pixels screen resolution. The display is pretty attractive; such a display is rarely found in high-end devices. The One V measures 120.3 x 59.7 x 9.2 mm and weighs around 115 grams. It is powered by a single-core Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon 1 GHz processor with Adreno 205 GPU and 512MB of RAM. It is equipped with a 5 megapixel rear facing camera possessing autofocus and LED flash. It comes with a 1,500mAh standard lithium ion battery. The handset runs Google’s Android 4.0.3 Android Ice Cream operating system. On the connectivity side, it supports GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, microUSB v2.0 and a 3.5mm audio jack. Apps like Google Search, Google Maps, Google Talk, Gmail, YouTube and Document viewer have been pre-loaded on the handset. It is available in black and brown color options with a price tag of $317.
3. HTC One S
HTC One S has a stunning design with Gorilla Glass protection for the screen till the edges of the phone. With a dimension of 130.9 x 65 x 7.8 mm and weight of around 119.5 g, it truly has lightest and slimmest design. Three regular ICS touch buttons for Recent Apps, Home and Back have been kept under the display. It is powered by a Qualcomm MSM8260A Snapdragon Dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait processor with combination of Adreno 225 GPU. It flaunts a 4.3 inch qHD display with a resolution of 540 x 960 pixels. This device supports HSPA+ 42 data speeds for high speed data. It comes with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage space. However, the memory is not expandable as there is no card slot. It comes with a standard 1650 mAh Li-Po battery. The 8 MP rear camera is composed of LED flash and autofocus. A secondary VGA camera is also present on the front. GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, microUSB v2.0 and a 3.5mm audio jack are included as the connectivity features. T-Mobile is offering the HTC One S for a price of just $149.99 with a 2 year contract from 21st August.
4. HTC Desire V
HTC Desire V is the first dual sim smartphone of the company. It boasts a 4 inch capacitive touch screen display with 480 x 800 pixels screen resolution and features the HTC Sense 4.0 UI. The phone runs the Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich and is powered by a Qualcomm MSM7227A Snapdragon 1 GHz Cortex-A5 processor with Adreno 200 GPU. It has 512MB RAM along with 4 GB of internal storage. The memory is expandable up to 32 GB via a micro SD card. It measures 118.5 x 62.3 x 9.3 mm and weighs around 114 grams. The 5MP camera is enabled with LED flash, auto focus and geo-tagging features. The phone supports GPRS, EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot and Bluetooth v3.0 with A2DP. Also there is a micro USB 2.0, 3.5 mm headphone jack and Beats Audio sound enhancement. It comes with a 1650 mAh standard lithium ion battery. Pre loaded apps like Google Search, Google Talk, Maps, Gmail, YouTube and Document viewer have been included. It is available with a price tag of around $363.
5. HTC One S C2
HTC One S C2 has stunning looks with dimensions of 130.9 x 65 x 7.8mm and weight of 119.5g. The 4.3 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen display supports 16M colors with a screen resolution of 540 × 960 pixels. With HTC Sense UI, the screen is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass. The 8 mega pixel camera is equipped with autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, simultaneous HD video and face and smile detection. The internal memory is of 16 GB, any type of external memory card slot is not provided in this phone. The dual-core 1.7 GHz Scorpion processor along with Adreno 220 GPU and 1 GB Ram offers a fabulous speed. It comes with a 1650 mAh Standard Li-Po battery. On the connectivity side, it supports GPRS, EDGE, DLNA, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, GPS with A-GPS support, microUSB v2.0 and a 3.5mm audio jack. Sensors like accelerometer, gyro, proximity and compass have also been included. Apps like Google Search, Google Maps, Google Talk, Gmail, YouTube and Document viewer have been pre-loaded on One S C2.