Taiwanese Manufacturer HTC has come up with a successor to its HTC Butterfly. Dubbed as the Butterfly S, the Smartphone is loaded with HTC's unique features like BlinkFeed, Zoe, BoomSound and UltraPixel Camera. It runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean with the HTC's latest Sense 5 UI.
HTC Butterfly S boasts a 5-inch full HD Super LCD 3 display that is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It is powered by a 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 quad-core processor alongside 2GB of RAM. It has an internal memory of 16GB and can be expanded up to 64GB with a MicroSD card. In addition, HTC offers 25GB of Dropbox space free for two years.
Like HTC One, the Butterfly S packs an UltraPixel rear camera with BSI sensor, F2.0 aperture, Smart Flash and a dedicated HTC ImageChip 2. There's also a 2.1 MP front-facing camera with wide angle lens and HDR capability. With HTC Zoe, you can shoot high-res photos that come to life in three-second snippets.
The HTC Butterfly S connects to cellular networks using 3G-HSPA radio and quad band GSM radio. Other connectivity options include Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/Ac), DLNA, Bluetooth v4. 0 with AptX, micro-USB 2.0 with MHL, 3.5 mm stereo audio jack, NFC and GPS + GLONASS. The HTC BoomSound with dual frontal speakers and built-in amplifiers delivers sharper and richer sound.
The Smartphone houses a 3200 mAh Li-polymer battery that offers up to 25 hours of talk time and up to 544 hours of standby time in 3G networks. In 2G networks, it offers up to 29 hours of talk time and 659 hours of standby time.
HTC Butterfly S Key Specifications :
- Android 4.2 Jelly Bean with HTC Sense 5
- 5-inch, full HD, 441 ppi Super LCD 3 display
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 quad-core processor
- 2GB of RAM
- 16GB of internal memory
- Up to 64GB MicroSD support
- HTC UltraPixel rear camera with BSI sensor and Smart Flash
- 2.1 MP front-facing camera with wide angle lens and HDR capability
- HTC BoomSound with dual frontal speakers and built-in amplifiers
- 3G-HSPA (850/900/1900/2100 MHz) and GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)
- Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac), DLNA, Bluetooth v4.0 with aptX and NFC
- Micro-USB 2.0 with MHL and 3.5 mm stereo audio jack
- GPS + GLONASS
- 3200 mAh Li-polymer battery
- Dimensions: 144.5 x 70.5 x 10.6mm; 160g
HTC Butterfly S is expected to hit stores in select Asia Pacific markets from July. It comes in three color options - Pearl, Gray and Red. As of now pricing is not yet announced.