HTC Mobiles India recently launched its latest Android powered smartphone in India, the HTC Rhyme. Rhyme is a Android 2.3 Gingerbread powered smartphone with 1 Ghz Qualcomm Scorpion processor, it features a 3.7 Inch touchscreen, 5MP Camera and 0.3 MP camera for video calling. It also supports HD recording and has good connectivity features. HTC Rhyme current price in India as of January 2012 is Rs.25,000 (Buy it Here)
HTC known for producing the most elegantand innovative design, produces yet another adorable one for the Rhyme. Thephone is meant for the fashion targeted audience but still has decent features.The phone weighs 130g and is just 10.9mm thick.
It features a S-LCD capacitive touch screenhaving a resolution of 480*800 pixels. The screen size is 3.7 inch which meansit has a pixel density of 252ppi. The display is powered by HTC sense UI. Italso features the Multitouch.
Rhyme features a 5Mp camera with maximumimage resolution of 2592*1944 pixels. The camera has the auto focus and LEDflash. There are aren’t any image enhancing features in the phone, it doesfeature geo-tagging though. The video recording ability of the phone is 720p.There is also a VGA camera for video calling.
The internal storage capacity of the phoneis 4GB. It also has a memory card slot which allows the memory extension up to32GB via microSD memory card. A good news is that a an 8GB card in included inthe pack.
It features Android OS v 2.3(Gingerbread).The processing power of the Rhyme is 1Ghz powered by Adreno 205 GPU and 768MBof RAM . The chipset used in the phone is the commonly used Qualcomm MSM8255.
It supports the EDGE and 3G connectivity,follows IEEE standards of Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with Wi-Fi Hotspot and DLNA. TheBluetooth version is 3.0 with A2DP and EDR and supports micro USB 2.0. It alsofeatures GPS connectivity with A-GPS support.
The 1600mAH Li-Ion battery is capable ofproviding up to 8hrs of talk time and up to 340 h of standby time on 3Gcoverage.
The smart phone also features Stereo FMradio with RDS. It supports JAVA apps, features active noise cancellation withdedicated mic. It has integrated Youtube, Google Talk and Picasa. It is availablein Clearwater, Hourglass and Plum colors.