For all HTC‘s fans out of you, here is news of joy. The company has unveiled the HTC Butterfly S at Taiwan launch event. The smartphone packs impressive features, and has UltraPixel camera sensor, which is the same that company introduced in HTC One. If you are looking to buy a new smartphone in the near future, then you must read out the features of HTC Butterfly below. Maybe this is the smartphone meant for you? Knowledge of its specs will clear the air of confusion.
Pros: UltraPixel camera, Large & bright display, Powerful processor
The outer look has nothing special in it. It follows the shape that most of HTC’s smartphones follow. If look of previous HTC smartphones pleases you, then you’ll surely fall in love with the look of HTC Butterfly S. The dimensions of this smartphone are 144.5 x 70.5 x 10.6 mm, and the weight is 160g.HTC Butterfly S will be available in four colors: Black, White, Red and Gray
HTC Butterfly has 5.0-inch Super LCD3 capacitive touchscreen. If you have been user of any high-end smartphone by HTC, then you must be familiar with the top-notch screen quality that this company offers in its products. HTC is repeating the same with HTC Butterfly S. The screen of this smartphone offers 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution and 441ppi pixel density. HTC Sense UI v5 is part of HTC Butterfly S. Corning Gorilla Glass 3 is there to provide protection from scratches and any other damage.
Processor and Operating System
The Chipset in HTC Butterfly S is Qualcomm APQ8064T Snapdragon 600, and the processor is Quad-core 1.9 GHz Krait 300. From the processing speed prospective, HTC Butterfly S is quite impressive.
Just like other smartphones by HTC, this just-unveiled one is also an Android based smartphone. It runs the latest version of Android, the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.
If you are one of those who store huge data in their smartphones, and always demand high storage capacity, then HTC Butterfly S is good choice for you. It has 16GB internal storage capacity, which is very good indeed. If not good for you, then use the microSD card to expand the memory. The maximum microSD card that HT Butterfly supports is 64GB.
HTC Butterfly S is dual camera smartphone. It has 4MP 2688 x 1520 pixels, autofocus, LED flash Primary Camera. Again, not to forget, it’s UltraPixel camera sensor technology. Other features of this camera are – 1/3” sensor size, 2µm pixel size, simultaneous HD video and image recording, HDR, Geo-tagging. The video recording quality that this camera offers is 1080p@30fps. The Secondary Camera of HTC Butterfly S is 2.1MP.
Li-Po 3200mAh battery in HTC Butterfly S offers stand-by time of up to 544 h (2G) / up to 659 h (3G). The talk time is up to 29 h (2G) / up to 25 h (3G).
Release Date and Price
HTC Butterfly S will hit the Taiwanese market in July, 2013. The price tag is going to be Taiwan $22,900 (around $766 USD). It is expected to hit Asian markets in third quarter of this year.
HTC Butterfly S is package of good hardware and software features. Whether or not to go with it, depends on other choices available at the time of buying. If I want to buy a new smartphone, I would not mind going with it. What about you? Share your thoughts on HTC Butterfly S in the comments below.