Update: Soon after the story went live, HTC launched the Desire 21 Pro 5G for TWD 11,990, which is roughly Rs 31,300. The smartphone comes with a 6.7-inch FHD+ display with a 90Hz refresh rate, a Snapdragon 690 SoC, and a 5,000 mAh battery. It also comes with a quad-camera setup at the back with a 48MP, a 8MP ultrawide, and two more sensors for depth and macro. There is a 16MP front camera for selfies. It comes in two colours – Star Blue, and Fantasy Purple.
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HTC Desire 21 Pro 5G with Snapdragon 690 SoC Spotted on Google Play Console Listing
HTC could soon launch a new 5G smartphone. The HTC Desire 21 Pro 5G has been spotted on the Google Play Console. The listing has revealed some of the key specifications of the device. As per the Google Play Console listing, the device will run on Android 10 out of the box. The listing also reveals that the Desire 21 Pro will get powered by a Qualcomm SM6350 SoC. This is the codename for the Qualcomm Snapdragon 690 processor that was launched late last year. The use of Snapdragon 690 SoC will offer 5G support. Let’s take a look at the leaked HTC Desire 21 Pro 5G specifications and features revealed via the Google Play Console listing.
The Desire 21 Pro is expected to launch in select markets very soon. HTC is yet to make an official announcement confirming the launch. The smartphone has been spotted on the Google Play Console ahead of its official unveiling.
The listing reveals that the HTC Desire 21 Pro 5G will draw power from a Qualcomm Snapdragon 690 SoC. The SoC has two Kryo 560 performance cores and six Kryo 560 efficiency cores. The device would come paired with a Qualcomm Adreno 619 GPU for graphics. The performance unit will include 8GB of RAM.
It will also come with a Full HD+ display with a 1080 x 2400 resolution. The display size is currently unknown. An image leaked on SlashLeaks revealed that the device will come with a hole-punch cutout and thin bezels around the display.
Lastly, the Google Play Console listing reveals that the Desire 21 Pro will run on Android 10 out of the box.
The smartphone has also been spotted on the Google Play Support. The listing reveals that model number and the codename of the device. The Desire 21 Pro 5G, with the model number 2QAG100, has been codenamed htc_thudugl.
This is all the information we have on the HTC Desire 21 Pro 5G at the moment. We will share more information on the device as and when we have them.
The company is expected to launch the Desire 21 Pro very soon.
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