After being in news for couple of months finally HTC launched their Desire 500 in Indian market for Rs. 20,499/- The Phone comes with pretty good specifications and is available in two different colors including Black and Blue. HTC Desire 500 features a 4.3-inch capacitive touch screen display offering 480 × 800 pixels resolutions. It is running on Android 4.1 JellyBean with HTC Sense 5 and will surely receive further Android updates. It is a Dual SIM phone allowing you to use two GSM Sim cards together.

HTC has powered the phone with 1.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 200 Processor and 1GB of RAM making is quite good in performance and multitasking. As per storage we get 4GB internal memory with the device which can be further expanded upto 64GB using MicroSD Card. It also seems good in connectivity with support of 3G (HSDPA up to 7.2 Mbps), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX, GPS, and NFC.


HTC Desire 500 has 8 Megapixel rear camera with Auto Focus and LED flash. Its 1/3.2″ sensor, F 2.0 aprture and BSI Sensor allows you to record high quality images and HD 720p video recordings. There is also a BSI Sensor powered 1.6 Megapixel front facing camera for making video calls in high quality video. The device is running on 1800 mAh battery from which we can expect battery life of upto 6 to 8 hours in usage mode.

HTC Desire 500 is now available with several Online Vendors as well as retailers at the said price of Rs. 20,499/- Lets have a look at its complete specification list:

  • Android 4.1 JellyBean with HTC Sense 5
  • Dual SIM Support
  • 4.3-inch capacitive touch screen display
  • 480 × 800 pixels resolution
  • 1.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 200 Processor
  • 1GB of RAM
  • 8 Megapixel rear camera with Auto Focus and LED flash
  • 1.6 Megapixel front-facing camera with BSI sensor
  • 720p video recording
  • 3G (HSDPA up to 7.2 Mbps), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX, GPS, NFC (Optional)
  • 4 GB internal memory, Expandable upto 64GB using microSD
  • 1800 mAh battery