HTC 10 General Specifications
Processor 2.2Ghz and 1.8Ghz
Front Camera 5-megapixel
Resolution 1440×2560 pixels
RAM 4GB and 3GB
OS Android 6
Rear Camera 12-Ultrapixel
Battery capacity 3000mAh
HTC on Tuesday presented its latest market capturing smartphone, the HTC 10. In a press statement, HTC says that this new smartphone will come in two variants having different Qualcomm Snapdragon processors according to different markets. Company named them as HTC 10 and HTC 10 Lifestyle . These two variants contains the same look, audio, camera, and display, and similar software experience.
The company announced that HTC 10 smartphone in the India will come with the Snapdragon 652 processor while the in US , HTC 10 will pack the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820SoC processor. There is also a differences in RAM, storage, and sapphire lens in the rear camera.
The India variant of the HTC 10 is contain an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor at up to 1.8GHz and comes in 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage model. The disappointed Indian HTC fans. The US variant of the HTC 10 comes with a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor at 2.2GHz. It comes in two variant – one featuring 4GB of RAM and 32GB of storage and another with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. Both the models supports expandable storage via micro SD card (up to 2TB).
It comes with Android 6.0 Marshmallow with custom UI HTC Sense. The HTC 10 support a 12-UltraPixel laser autofocus camera with dual tone LED flash. It comes with f/1.8 aperture and Sapphire Lens.
The HTC 10 packs a 3000mAh battery. The HTC 10 also supports Quick Charge 3.0 with cool charge, which means improved thermal management.
Connectivity options on the HTC 10 include Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, DLNA, GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, and 4G. The India listing of the HTC 10 Lifestyle confirms that the handset is compatible with 4G LTE bands in the country.
The HTC 10 edition will be available from the company’s official website at $699 (approximately Rs. 46,500). But company did not say anything about price oh HTC 10 Lifestyle.
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The new Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow comes with many new features :
- Mobile payments (Android Pay) feature.
- Better RAM Management.
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- It has a faster, smoother and more powerful computing experience.
- Support for 64-bit SoCs using ARM, x86, and MIPS-based cores.
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- More intelligent ranking of notifications based on who they’re from and the type of communication.
- See all your notifications in one place by tapping the top of the screen.
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- and other cool features.
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Step 1:Before you go trying to update your device, you should check which version of Android you are running. You might already be on the latest version. It's easy to check so follow this guide up to step four. This screen will have a section called 'Android version'. If it doesn't, click 'Software information' to find out.
Step 2:Scroll down the Settings menu and click on 'About Phone' or 'About Tablet'. If you have a tabbed settings menu then this will appear in the 'general' section.
Refer to Android developer page to choose which version of Android your phone or tablet is running. I.e, 4.0.4 corresponds to Ice Cream Sandwich, an old version of Android that was released in 2013.
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Choose and click the "Software Update" option. Next it will search available update for your phone or tablet. If update is available, you will be asked if you want to install it. Select "yes" and it will install the new operating system in your device. If you want to install it later, you can download the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow file first. Download Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow.zip