HTC is all set to revive the ‘Wildfire’ brand of smartphones. This is a great news for HTC loyalists as the tech company has planned to release multiple variants of Wildfire smartphones. One of them, the HTC Wildfire E1, is about to be launched this August. Sources confirm that for all the premium features stocked on the phone, it is a great buy. Let us look at its features, specifications, and price.
With a 6.1-inch IPS LCD, the HTC Wildfire E1 has a screen resolution of 720 x 1,560 pixels and a pixel density of 282 PPI. It has 19.5:9 aspect ratio that is wide enough and adds a stylish touch to it. It has slim bezel borders with a waterdrop notch on top that provides for a sleek black finish. At the rear end, there is a fingerprint sensor for user privacy. The phone has a capacitive touchscreen that makes multi-touch easier.
The HTC Wildfire E1 has a 16MP primary camera and a front camera of 8MP which is perfect for clicking multiple selfies at a go. The phone has an Image Resolution of 4616 x 3464 Pixels. It is further enhanced by inbuilt modes like the Continuous Shooting mode, the High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) shooting mode, Digital Zoom, and features like Auto Flash, Face detection, and Touch to focus. Additional features include a 3.5 mm audio jack and sensors like the Light sensor, Proximity sensor, and Accelerometer.
The HTC Wildfire E1 is equipped with an octa-core processor that runs at a speed of 2GHz. It is powered by a MediaTek Helio A22 chipset and has a PowerVR GE8300 GPU for lag-free functioning. The phone has an inbuilt RAM of 3GB that enhances performance. It has an internal storage capacity of 32 GB and a memory slot that is expandable up to 256GB through a micro SD card.
The HTC Wildfire E1 has 3,000mAh Li-ion battery that can last up to an entire day without charging. Furthermore, it has a micro USB for seamless charging. The device is a dual sim and has a wide range of connectivity options like Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS with A-GPS, and has a 4G network range with Volte for break-free communication.
The HTC Wildfire E1 is expected to be launched sometime around August 16 and is estimated to have a selling price of Rs. 10,990. This is a great deal for customers belonging to the mid sector range and is a sensible buy. The phone is sleek and chic and yet sturdy and reliable. However, it is expected to be available in just a single colour – Black.
The HTC Wildfire E1 is an affordable buy. In case, you don’t want to dig into your savings, you can always take a consumer durable loan. Tata Capital offers flexible tenure and EMI options if you avail of such a loan.