The HTC 10 evo is now official in India. HTC had introduced the HTC 10 evo back in November last year as the global variant of the HTC Bolt, and the phone has now landed in India as well. This is a mid-range smartphone which ships with Qualcomm’s 2015 flagship SoC, the Snapdragon 810. The HTC 10 evo is made out of metal, and it has plenty to offer in terms of build quality, while its audio capabilities are also worth mentioning. This smartphone ships with HTC’s BoomSound Adaptive Audio, which essentially scans your ears and the ambient noise around you in order to adjust audio output. In addition to that, the device also delivers 24-bit audio, which is definitely worth mentioning.
The HTC 10 evo features a 5.5-inch QHD (2560 x 1440) Super LCD 3 display which is protected by Corning’s Gorilla Glass 5. This smartphone is fueled by the Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor running at 2GHz, along with the Adreno 430 GPU. The device comes with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of expandable internal storage. A 16-megapixel shooter (f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, OIS) is placed on the back of the HTC 10 evo, while an 8-megapixel camera can be found on the front side of this smartphone. The HTC 10 evo is IP57 certified for water resistance, and it has a fingerprint scanner which is embedded in its home key (located below the display). The Type-C USB port is placed on the very bottom of this smartphone, and a 3,200mAh battery is also a part of this package, and it is not removable, while you do get Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0 fast charging here. Android 7.0 Nougat comes pre-installed on the HTC 10 evo, and on top of it, you’re getting HTC’s Sense UI. This smartphone measures 153.6 x 77.3 x 8.1mm, while it weighs 174 grams.
The HTC 10 evo comes to India in two color variants, you can purchase this smartphone in either Cast Iron or Pearl Gold color. Those of you who are interested in purchasing this smartphone will be glad to know that it’s already available, you can get it through HTC’s eStore for Rs. 48,990 ($732). As you can see, this is one of the more expensive smartphones in its price range, so it will be interesting to see how many units will HTC be able to sell in India.