Decent mid-range smartphone
Display and Design
The HTC Desire 310 1GB RAM carries a 4.5-inch TFT multi-touch display offering decent viewing experience with a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels (FWVGA), a pixel density of 218ppi and a screen to body ratio of 62%. It measures 11.3mm around the waistline and tips the scale at 140g. It can be availed in red, white and black finishes.
Processor and OS
Sandwiched between the two panels of the HTC Desire 310 1GB RAM is a 1.3GHz quad-core Cortex A7 processor sitting on MediaTek MT6582M chipset. It is aided by 1GB RAM and Mali 400MP2 GPU to ensure smooth and fast processing of standard applications. It ships with dated Android v4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS with HTC Sense UI 5.1 on the top.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The device comes with a 5MP camera at the back which supports face detection and geotagging. It has the ability to shoot full HD videos at 30fps and is accompanied by a VGA snapper at the front. It features a standard inbuilt storage unit of 4GB which can be further expanded up to 32GB.
Battery and Connectivity
The HTC Desire 310 1GB RAM packs a 2,000mAh Li-Po battery which is non user replaceable and capable of delivering up to 11 hours of talktime and 852 hours of standby time in 3G networks. Connectivity and networking options come in the form of 3G, tethering, Wi-Fi, Computer sync, Bluetooth v4.0, OTA sync, Mobile hotspot, USB port, GLONASS and GPS/A-GPS.
The HTC Desire 310 1GB RAM is a decent mid-range smartphone. The presence of Android Jelly Bean OS is a bit of disgrace when the world is abound with KitKat powered smartphones at a much lower price. Go for it if you're ready to shell out extra bucks for HTC's brand name.