HTC Desire 700 Dual sim Review

HTC Desire 700 is a dual sim Android smartphone powered by quad core processor. The device has 2 sim slots, 1 for GSM sim and another one for CDMA sim. The HTC Desire 700 Price in India is Rs.23,500.

HTC Desire 700 dual is powered by 1.2GHz Quad core A7 CPU with Spreadtrum Shark chipset and Mali-400 GPU. The RAM of the device is 1GB and has 8GB internal storage. Desire 700 also supports microSD card upto 64GB.  The dual sim smartphone measures 145.5 x 72 x 10.3 mm and weighs 149 grams. Unlike HTC flagship device, it has treated Glossy Plastic finish.

HTC Desire 700 Dual sports 5 inch capacitive touch screen with screen resolution of 540 x 960 pixels and 220 ppi pixel density. For taking snaps and recording video, there is a 8MP primary rear camera and 2.1MP front facing camera for video calling. Both are capable of recording HD videos.

For connectivity, HTC Desire 700 comes with 2G, 3G, WiFI, Bluetooth, USB, USB tethering and WiFi hotspot. The smartphones houses Li-po 2100 mAh battery which is rated to provide upto 582 hours of standby time and 11 hours 40 minutes of talk time. The device supports most of the video codecs and audio codecs, The key features of the device includes HTC BoomSound, Dual Frontal Stereo Speakers with Built-in Amplifiers . HTC provides 1 year manufacturer warranty for Phone and 1 year warranty for in the box accessories.

HTC Desire 700

Disadvantages of HTC Desire 700 Dual sim

  • Over priced. Comparing the device with other competitive devices, price is too high.
  • Mid range chipset.
  • No HD screen resolution. Being a premium device, it is disappointing to see a screen which does not even has a 720p resolution.
  • Camera performance is just average
  • No 3G support on second sim

HTC Desire 700 Tips and Tricks

Taking screen shot on HTC Desire 700 Dual sim:

You can take screen shot on HTC Desire 700 in two methods. First one is Android default, Volume Down and power button. Press both the buttons, you will hear a shutter sound. Screen shot will be saved in the gallery. Another method is using the combination of power button and capacitive home button.

Using HTC Desire 700 as modem:

HTC Desire 700 can be used as modem to connect to internet from PC using the USB tethering and WiFi hotspot features.

HTC Desire 700 Dual Specification

  • 5-inch Touchscreen with qHD screen
  • 8GB internal storage and expandable Storage Capacity of 64 GB
  • 1.2 GHz Quad Core Processor with 1GB RAM
  • 2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and USB
  • 8 MP Primary Camera with LED flash
  • 2.1 MP Secondary Camera
  • Dual Active SIM (CDMA + GSM)
  • Android OS 4.1.2 Jelly Bean with HTC Sense, HTC BlinkFeed

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