HTC Desire 510 now available from Rogers Wireless and Fido

HTC Desire510HTC unveiled the HTC Desire 510 back in August and promised that it was coming soon to Canada. That day is upon us and it can now be found through both Rogers Wireless and Fido. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor, the HTC Desire 510 hold the honour of being the company’s first 64-bit device.

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HTC Desire 510 specifications:

  • Processor: 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410
  • Operating system: Google Android 4.4 with HTC Sense
  • Cellular connectivity: LTE/HSPA+ 42Mbps/GPRS/EDGE
  • Other connectivity: GPS/GLONASS, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, DLNA
  • Display: 4.7-inch FWGA (854 × 480)
  • RAM: 1GB
  • Internal storage: 4GB/8GB
  • External storage: MicroSD cards up to 128GB
  • Rear-facing camera: 5MP
  • Front-facing camera: 0.3MP (1.3MP on Sprint Wireless)
  • Ports: 3.5mm audio jack, micro-USB 2.0 port
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor
  • Battery: 2,100mAh
  • Dimensions: 139.9 × 69.8 × 9.99 millimeters
  • Weight: 158 grams
  • Colours: Terra White and Meridian Grey

The HTC Desire 510 is priced to compete with devices like the upcoming new Moto G or the recently launched Samsung Galaxy Core LTE. Rogers is offering it for free with select two-year contracts or CA$199.99 outright. Fido is offering for similar prices. Both offer the 8GB version.

Sources : Rogers Wireless // Fido