HTC Mobiles Taiwan announced two new smartphone for the country as HTC Desire 626G+ and Desire 820G+ debuts in Taiwan's homeland.HTC Desire 626G+ Phone

HTC Desire 626G+ Review

While the Desire 820G+ is a high-end phablet with 5.5 inch display, the Desire 626G+ is 5 inch phone with similar specs to it's bigger brother. It's a 3G dual SIM phone arriving at $160 in Taiwan right now as launch in other countries isn't known.

HTC Desire 626G+

Display:5-inch 1280x720 touchscreen display
1.7 GHz Quad-Core MediaTek MT6592 processor
GPU:Mali 400
Software: Android 4.4 Kitkat OS
Dual SIM: Yes
Main Camera: 13 MP rear camera with LED Flash
Front Camera: 8 MP front facing camera
Storage: 5 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot support up to 32 GB
Connectivity: 3G HSPA, Bluetooth, WiFi tether, WiFi, HTC BoomSound, DLNA, HTC Connect
Battery:2000 mAh Li-ion battery
aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack

What We Liked

  • Good Rear facing camera with fHD video recording
  • Ideal 5 inch display
  • Dual SIM Support


  • Supports only 3G
  • Android 4.4 Kitkat, no Lollipop update


Among the budget alternatives includes the Motorola Moto G Second Generation, Huawei Honor 4X and Lenovo A850.

Price, Availability

It will be sold via Chunghwa Telecom and Far EasTone Telecommunications stores in Taiwan only at a price of 4990 or $160 equivalent.