HTC launched the Desire Eye smartphone. Apart from being an AT&T-exclusive at launch, the price tag yet not available. The latest HTC Desire Eye selfie-focused smartphone boasts of a front-facing camera with the same as the rear camera. Front and Rear both are 13 megapiexels and both are accompanied by dual-LED flash.
The specifications of the HTC Desire Eye is 5.2-inch full-HD LCD display with Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, The smartphone has 2GB of RAM, Internal storage capecity of the HTC Desire Eye is 16GB and can be expandable via microSD card (upto 128GB). Smartphone powered by 2400mAh Li-Po battery. Front-facing stereo speakers powered by HTC Boomsound technology are also onboard the handset. It measures of smartphone in at 151.7×73.8×8.5mm.
Thie is Android 4.4 KitKat-based HTC Desire Eye is one of the only smartphones with such a high resolution front-facing camera. HTC Desire Eye also features an IPX7 rating, designed to resist immersion in water up to 1 metre for 30 minutes.
The camera can capture 1080p@30fps videos. While the rear camera features a f/2.0 aperture and a 28mm lens, the front-facing camera features a f/2.2 aperture with a 20mm lens.
Two camera centric apps namely Eye Experience and the latest version of HTC Zoe, a video editing tool, has been introduced in the HTC Desire Eye. The Zoe additionally integrates with the new HTC RE camera. The video-editing app on this smartphone will update to other Android and iOS smartphones later this year.
Other camera features in HTC Desire Eye like Split Capture, Crop-Me-In and others are also available on the HTC Desire Eye. While the Split Capture divides the image 50/50 between front and rear cameras, the Crop-Me-In feature crops the user’s image and superimposes it on the image shot by the rear camera.