Market Status: Available in India
Release Date: 2013-07-15
Updated on:Sep 20, 2014
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Best Price: Rs. 108,580 See prices from 1 sellers »
Fully loaded phone with Ultra pixel camera
Display, UI and Configuration
HTC Butterfly S, successor of HTC Butterfly seems to be quite different from its predecessor. The new device by HTC poses 5 Inch,1920 x 1080 px resolution, S-LCD 3 and 16M Colors display protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. It has a capacitive multi touch screen.
The device runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS powered by Quad core 1.9 GHz Snapdragon processor, supported by Qualcomm chipset and 2GB RAM.
Camera and Storage
One of the most impressive and interesting feature of HTC Butterfly S is its camera. The device sports a 4 ultra pixel rear camera with Flash LED along with 2.1MP front camera. Some other features of camera are Auto focus, Touch to focus, Manual focus, Smile detection, Auto Flash, Effects, Self-timer, Scenes, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Back-illuminated sensor (BSI), Image Viewer, Simultaneous HD video and image recording.
HTC Butterfly S also poses an inbuilt storage of 16GB expandable upto 32GB via microSD card with this HTC teamed up with Dropbox to provide 25GB of free cloud storage for 2 years as a complimentary package to its users.
Battery and Connectivity
HTC Butterfly S flaunts all the features on connectivity front be it v4.0 Bluetooth, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Hotspot, 3G etc. To ensure users uninterrupted entertainment and usage device has been powered by a 3200mAH battery.
'Seller Warranty' offers have no official warranty by the manufacturer, and may cost less than 'Manufacturer Warranty' products for this reason. Please check the details of these offers on the seller site before buying.
The first Butterfly was somewhat of a wasted opportunity for HTC, the limited reach and high asking price preventing the 5" 1080p monster from becoming a global winner. Back then the company was merely trying to build up hype ahead of the launch of the HTC One and, had the Butterfly not been plagued by production issues, the strategy might have worked splendidly. Instead, the Taiwanese ended up losing sales to Sony, who delivered the Xperia Z ahe...
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