HTC 10 was launched in India today at a price of Rs. 52,990. The latest flagship from HTC comes with a 5.2 inch Quad HD display, Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and features the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor and 4 GB RAM. Other important features include a 12 MP camera on the back with laser autofocus, dual LED flash, Optical Image Stabilization and a 1.55 µm pixel size. The 5 MP front camera also comes with OIS and a pixel size of 1.34 µm for improved selfies and video calling.

HTC 10 (9)

HTC 10 Pros

  • 5.2 inch Quad HD display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor
  • 4 GB RAM, 32 GB internal storage and microSD card support
  • 12 MP main camera with OIS, dual LED flash, 1.55 µm pixel size, 2160precording
  • 5 MP front camera with OIS, 1.34 µm pixel size
  • Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with Sense 8 UI
  • USB 3.1 Type C reversible connector with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
  • Dual SIM
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Hi-resolution audio

HTC 10 Cons

  • Price
  • Only 32 GB variant available

Also See: HTC 10 Hands On, Specifications and Competition

HTC 10 Quick Specifications

Key SpecsHTC 10
Display5.2-inch Super LCD5 display
Screen ResolutionQuad HD (2560 x 1440)
Operating SystemAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Processor 2x 2.15 GHz and 2x 1.6 GHz cores
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 820
Memory4 GB RAM
Inbuilt Storage 32 GB
Storage UpgradeYes
Primary Camera12 MP with dual-LED flash, laser autofocus and OIS
Video recording2160p @ 30fps
Secondary Camera5 MP with OIS
Battery 3000 mAh
Fingerprint SensorYes
NFCYes
4G readyYes
SIM card typeDual-SIM
WaterproofNo
Weight161 gms
Price Rs. 52,990

Question- How is the Design and Build Quality?

HTC 10

Answer- The HTC 10 comes in a full metal body with a lot of changes compared to previous iteration of the HTC flagship. This time, HTC has used a lot of new elements to make the design more ergonomic and logical. The front has a 2.5D curve glass that makes it look smooth from the front. The back has the major changes which include unusually wide chamfer on edges. Unlike the previous models, HTC 10 has flatter back to avoid rocking when kept on a flat surface. Even though, there is a slight curve on the sides. It feels great in hand and you can have a confortable hold to this pebble like design.

Question- Does the HTC 10 Have Dual SIM Slots?

Answer- Yes, it has dual SIM slots, one supports Micro-SIM and one supports Nano-SIM.

Question- Does the HTC 10 Have microSD Expansion option?

Answer- Yes, it does offer microSD expansion.

Question- Does the HTC 10 Have Display Glass Protection?

Answer- Yes, the HTC 10 comes with Gorilla Glass 4 protection.

Question- How is the Display of the HTC 10?

Answer- The HTC 10 comes with a 5.2 inch Quad HD Super LCD5 display. It has a pixel density of 565 ppi.

Question- Does the HTC 10 Support Adaptive Brightness?

Answer- Yes, it supports adaptive brightness.

Question- Which OS Version, Type Runs on the phone?

Answer- It comes with the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with Sense 8 UI on top.

Question- Does it come with a Fingerprint sensor? How good or bad is it?

Answer- Yes, it comes with a fingerprint sensor. In our initial testing, we found it be fast and accurate.

Question- Is Fast Charging Supported in HTC 10?

Answer- Yes, the HTC 10 comes with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0.

Question- Can you move apps to SD card on the HTC 10?

Answer- We will confirm this in our detailed review and update the FAQ.

 

Question- Does it have LED notification light?

Answer- Yes, the HTC 10 comes with an LED notification light.

Question- Does it support USB OTG?

Answer- Yes, it supports USB OTG.

Question- Which network bands or Operating Frequency does the HTC 10 support?

Answer- GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz, WCDMA: B1, B2, B5, B8, FDD-LTE: B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B7, B8, B20, TDD-LTE: B38, B40, B41.

Question- Does the HTC 10 offer theme options to choose from?

Answer- Yes, the HTC 10 offers theme options.

Question- How is the Call quality?

Answer- The call quality is good, the voice was clear and the network reception was also great.

Question- Can we Play 4K Videos on the HTC 10?

Answer- The videos will be played in Quad HD resolution (2560 x 1440 pixels).

Question- Does it support single handed UI?

Answer- No, it doesn’t have an option to switch to one handed user interface.

Question- What Color Variants are Available for HTC 10?

Answer– Gold, Silver and Grey variants are available for purchase.

Question- Can we set the display colour temperature on HTC 10?

Answer- Yes, you can change display temperature between two modes.

Question- Is there any in-built power saver in the HTC 10?

Answer- Yes, it has a power saving mode to improve the battery efficiency.

Question- What is the Weight of HTC 10?

Answer- It weighs 161 grams.

Question- Does it support VoLTE?

Answer- Yes, it supports VoLTE.

Question- Does It Support Tap Wake up Commands?

Answer- Yes,  it does not support tap to wake up command.

Question- Does It Support Voice Wake up Commands?

Answer- No, it does not support voice wake up commands.

Question- Does HTC 10 Have Heating Issues?

Answer- We did not experience any heating issues in our time with the phone.

Question- Can the HTC 10 be connected to a Bluetooth Headset?

Answer- Yes, it can be connected to a Bluetooth headset.

Question- Mobile Hotspot Internet Sharing Supported?

Answer- Yes, you can create hotspot to share internet from this device.

Conclusion

The HTC 10 is a really good flagship smartphone. HTC needed a great smartphone to make a comeback and the 10 features the right mixture of quality and innovation. Its design, while a little predictable, is very premium and should appeal to a large number of users. However, the company may ruin its chances with the high price of Rs. 52,990.

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