HTC Announce Desire 601 and 300

HTC Announce Desire 601 and 300

With IFA starting tomorrow, HTC have announced two new devices today under the ‘Desire’ brand – Desire 601 and Desire 300.


The Desire 601 specs feature a 4.5″ qHD screen, 5 megapixel camera, dual-core 1.4Ghz processor, 8GB storage, 1GB RAM and 4G connectivity. You also get those BoomSound speakers, BlinkFeed and Zoe system, although not the Ultrapixel camera. We previously knew this as the HTC Zara.

Availability is scheduled to be across Europe from later this month.

Also announced is the HTC Desire 300.

HTC Announce Desire 601 and 300

This device features a 4.3″ WVGA display and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 dual core 1GHz processor.  With RAM of 512MB and onboard storage of 4GB (microSD support of course for up to 64GB).  No 4G connectivity here but Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi and GPS are onboard.  There is a 5MP camera with auto fovus and WVGA video recording.  HTC Zoe is conspicuous by its absence however HTC sense and Blinkfeed are featured.  The battery is a removable 1650mAh affair.

The HTC Desire 300 is expected to be available across Europe from October 2013.

We were fortunate enough to get a sneak preview and have some pictures for your delectation………

HTC Announce Desire 601 and 300

HTC Announce Desire 601 and 300 HTC Announce Desire 601 and 300 HTC Announce Desire 601 and 300 HTC Announce Desire 601 and 300 HTC Announce Desire 601 and 300 HTC Announce Desire 601 and 300 HTC Announce Desire 601 and 300 HTC Announce Desire 601 and 300

HTC release Blue One and One mini
Samsung claim the Galaxy Note III was designed by aliens
  • Martin

    Nice, the 601 looks to have really good specs for a mid range phone. Could be the phone to get with a PayG sim from Three when they turn on 4g. The processor is the same as the HTC one Mini and the S4 Zoom so should be pretty smooth.