HTC today unveiled two smartphones - the Desire 10 Pro and Desire 10 Lifestyle - as part of the company's affordable line. The Desire 10 Pro sports what’s described as an "Art Deco design" and some solid specs. It has a 5.5-inch, 1080p screen and a MediaTek Helio 64-bit chip. Options include 3GB or 4GB of RAM, and 32 or 64GB of storage with expansion up to 2TB with a microSD card. The phone also has a 3,000 mAh battery.
The 20MP camera includes laser autofocus and a f/2.2 aperture. There are numerous "pro" camera modes for low-light or action shots to appeal to the camera conscious. The back of the Desire 10 Pro has a fingerprint sensor that HTC promises will deliver fast unlocking. The phone also includes the company’s "BoomSound" that brings 24-bit Hi-Res audio support.
The Lifestyle comes with a 720p 5.5-inch screen, a Snapdragon 400 SoC, 2GB or 3GB of RAM, 16 or 32GB of storage while also offering expansion up to 2TB. The battery is slightly smaller at 2,700 mAh.
The camera is 13MP and also offers an HDR mode as found in the Desire Pro.
The launch is currently slated for Europe, the Middle East, and Asia only.