The HTC Desire 650 pairs a groovy design with a capable quad-core processor and 2GB of RAM to deliver solid performance at a budget-friendly price.
Clocking in at under $200, the budget-friendly HTC Desire 650 offers an impressive array of features for its price. If you're in the market for a capable smartphone and don't need all the latest bells and whistles, the HTC Desire 650 is well worth considering.
- 50/50 grooved back cover provides enhanced grip and helps distinguish up from down
- Hi-Res audio support is a boon for audiophiles
- A 13MP sensor and support for panorama shots should appeal to outdoor photographers
- Auto-selfie feature makes snapping quick profile pics a breeze
- Basic day-to-day activities should pose no trouble for the quad-core 1.6GHz processor
- 2GB of RAM should ensure reasonably smooth multitasking
- Up to 17.5 hours of talk time according to HTC
- Two power-saving modes for additional battery life when needed
Pricing and availability
HTC Desire 650
HTC's grooviest smartphone yet
Get your groove on with the capable yet affordable HTC Desire 650.
- The HTC Desire 650 is available from online retailers like Catch and MobileCiti for around $170.
HTC Desire 650 specs
Power, storage and battery
|Display size||5 inches|
|Resolution||720 x 1280|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||294|
|Rear camera megapixels||13MP|
|Rear camera aperture size||f/2.2|
|Front camera megapixels||5MP|
|Front camera aperture size||f/2.8|
|Dimensions||146.9mm x 70.9mm x 8.4mm|
|Network category speed||Category 4|
|Operating system||Android 6|
|External storage support||Up to 2TB|
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