|Amazon||HTC Desire 728 (Purple Myst)||Rs. 9,299|
|Flipkart||HTC Desire 728G Dual Sim (GSM + UMTS) (White Luxury, 16 GB)(1.5 GB RAM)||Rs. 14,000|
The Taiwanese handset maker, HTC has been on a success roll with its Desire series of smartphones in India. HTC has launched a series of mid-range and budget segment smartphones under the Desire series, all of which have been selling well for a while. Now the handset maker has added Desire 728G Dual SIM to the series, which is a mid-range smartphone. The handset boasts of a stylish look and decent specifications that appeals to Indian masses. This is a brief overview of the handset for those who are seriously considering the device.
The design of the handset is inline with the signature design of the entire Desire series, however, this handset is missing the dual-tone colour combination. On the other hand, the device looks quite elegant with contrasting matte and glossy finish on rear and the front panel, respectively.
HTC understands that most smartphone users tend to use their handsets primarily for multimedia watching and hence equipped the new handset with a 5.5-inch display. The display of the handset offers a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, which means users can enjoy HD quality visuals on this handset.
Considering that HTC Desire 728G is a new age handset, It comes with the last generation Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system out of the box. Moreover, the whole user experience offered by the handset is further enhanced by the Sense 7 user interface from the brand and Blinkfeed that organises all of user's social media feed and other information on a single page.
Performance and Battery Life
For a commendable performance, the Taiwanese handset maker has equipped the Desire 728G with a powerful Octa-core processor that has been clocked at 1.3 GHz. The processor of the handset has 1.5 GB of RAM at its disposal for an enhanced performance delivery. This handset is powered by a 2800 mAh battery that lasts a day on normal usage.
Coming to the imaging aspect, HTC has equipped the new handset with a powerful 13 Megapixels camera on the rear panel, which is ideal for routine photography. The front panel of the handset flaunts a decent 5 Megapixels camera.
For a superfast Internet connectivity, HTC Desire 728G smartphone comes with Dual-SIM connectivity and support for 3G bandwidth. Other features on the handset include Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth, microUSB and GPS for enhanced connectivity.
HTC has managed to launch an ideal mid-range smartphone in form of Desire 728G, which is an ideal handset for those who are looking for a value for money device. This handset is one of the better options out there for price conscious Indian consumers.
|General Specifications||Launch Date||November 5, 2015|
|Model||Desire 728G Dual Sim|
|SIM Card||Dual Nano SIM|
|Operating System||Android v5.1.1 (Lollipop)|
|Dimensions||157.9 x 77.8 x 7.8 mm|
|Processor & RAM||Processor||1.3 GHz Tru-Octa Core 64 bit (Cortex A53)|
|Display||Size||5.5 inches (13.97 cm)|
|Sensors||Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope|
|Resolution||720 x 1280 pixels, HD|
|Pixel Density||267 ppi|
|Screen to Body Ratio||67.73 %|
|Other Input Features||Multi-touch|
|Front Camera Sensor||BSI Sensor|
|Rear Camera Sensor||Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)|
|Rear Camera Aperture||f/2.2|
|Rear Camera Features||Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)|
|Rear Auto Focus|
1080p@30fps, Full HD
|Battery||Battery Capacity||2800 mAh|
|Battery Type||Li-Polymer, Non Removable|
|Talk Time 3G||21 hr|
|Music Play Time||46 hr|
|3G||HSDPA 2100/1900/900/850, HSDPA 42 Mbps|
Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n
|USB Port||microUSB 2.0|
|Entertainment & Multimedia||Ringtone||Music ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration|
|Audio Format||AAC, AMR, FLAC, M4A (Apple lossless), MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA|
|Video Format||3G2, 3GP, AVI, MKV, MPEG4, WMV|
|Storage||Internal Storage||16 GB|
Up to 2 TB
|Calling & Messaging||Phone Book||
|Additional Information||Items in the Box||Handset with built-in Battery, Charger, User Manual, Warranty Card|