HTC Desire 626 specs and images get leaked, launch expected at MWC 2015

HTC did release a couple of new mid-range Desire smartphones earlier this month, but it isn’t done yet as another member dubbed Desire 626 will reportedly join the lineup soon. The handset has been leaked online and a good deal of information on it has been revealed.

The HTC Desire 626 will follow the same design language as the other members in the Desire family. The phone will have a unibody form factor made from polycarbonate and come in a variety of shades which certain components like the sides and camera rim flaunting a different hue.

HTC Desire 626

Leakster @upleaks has also managed to get his hands on images of the HTC phone which are visible above and below. Where features are concerned, the Twitter user has revealed that the handset will be powered by Android 4.4 KitKat and an update to Lollipop will be released latest on.

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Additionally, the Desire 626 will most likely go official in two different versions, probably with altered hardware for specific market needs. There’s mention of one model carrying an octa core MediaTek processor clocked at 1.7GHz (could be 64-bit), and a second variant fitted with a 1.2GHz quad core Snapdragon 410 SOC.

White HTC Desire Phone

Here’s a roundup of the leaked HTC Desire 626 specs:

– Android 4.4 KitKat (upgradable to Lollipop)
– 5-inch 720p HD IPS LCD panel
– 1.7GHz octa core processor, 1.2GHz quad core Snapdragon 410 SOC
– 2GB RAM (1GB for Snapdragon model), 16GB expandable storage
– 2000mAh battery
– 5MP front camera, 13MP rear shooter

The HTC Desire 626 could land up being a small upgrade over the Desire 620 smartphone and we’re likely to see it go official on March 1 at the MWC 2015 where the company also plans to reveal its new flagship.