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HTC 10 evo with Snapdragon 810 officially launched, no 3.5 mm audio jack

HTC has officially launched a new phone called the HTC 10 evo. This is the global variant of the HTC Bolt which was originally launched for Sprint Mobile.

HTC 10 Colours

The HTC 10 evo features a meetal unibody design, with IP57 water resistance certification. The phone's display is a 5.5 inch Quad HD 1440p Super LCD 3 panel, with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection, and a pixel density of 534 ppi.

The device is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor, which as you know os a 2015 flagship processor, and is very outdated. The phone comes with 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of onboard memory, with a microSD card slot providing up to 2TB of expandable storage. The HTC 10 evo sports a 16.0 megapixels rear camera with Dual LED Flash, Phase Detect Auto Focus, BSI Sensor, Optical Image Stabilization, and an f/2.0 aperture. The selfie lens on the phone is an 8.0 megapixels front camera, with a BSI Sensor and an f/2.4 aperture. The HTC 10 evo comes with the renown HTC BoomSound Audio and three microphones for noise cancelation.

The phone is backed by a 3,200 mAh battery which supports Qualcomm's Quick Charge 2.0. The 10 evo has a phusical home button which doubles up as a fingerprint scanner. Interestingly HTC has skipped the 3.5 mm headphone jack, and instead comes with a USB Type C port for audio as well as data and charging.
HTC 10 evo Technical Specifications:

  • Display: 5.5 inch, Quad HD  (2560 x 1440 pixels, 534 ppi, super LCD 3, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Operating System: Android 7.0 Nougat with HTC Sense
  • Processor:  Qualcomm Snapdragon 810, octa-core 2.0 Ghz
  • RAM: 3GB
  • GPU: Adreno 430
  • Storage: 32GB + up to 2TB via microSD card slot
  • Battery: 3,200 mAh with Quick Charge 2.0
  • Rear Camera: 16.0 megapixels, Dual LED Flash, PDAF, BSI Sensor, OIS, f/2.0 aperture, 4K video recording, slo mo video 720p @ 120 fps
  • Front Camera: 8.0 megapixels, BSI Sensor, f/2.4 aperture
  • Sound: HTC BoomSound, Three mic noise cancelation
  • Security: Fingerprint Scanner
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 & 5 GHz), 4G LTE, GPS, GLONASS, Nano SIM card, USB Type C
  • Sensors:  Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Motion G-sensor, Compass,    Gyro sensor, Magnetic sensor, Sensor Hub
  • Dimensions: 153.59 x 77.3 x 3.7-8.09 mm
  • Weight: 174 g
  • Miscellaneous: IP57 Water Resistant

The HTC 10 evo comes in three colours: silver, gold and gunmetal.