Another leaked image of the HTC Desire C emerges

The adage of ‘when it rains it pours’ appears to be apt for the HTC Desire C aka Wildfire C. In a short span of time, we had seen an official shot of the handset, which then went by the codename HTC Golf, later on the handset was captured in the wild and now the latest bit of information regarding this handset comes courtesy of an image posted on Facebook from Orange Romania. From the image we can see it has been snapped in a drawer alongside a range of other handsets and it appears that the eager employee cannot wait for the official announcement to show off this entry level smartphone.

Handset spotted once more

Handset spotted once more


Besides the image, the post on Facebook does not really have anything else to go by in the way of specifications or information on when it will be revealed. However, from previous reports we can gather that it will feature a screen size of no larger than 3.5-inches and will sport a resolution of 480 x 320. As for the processor, there is no concrete information, but it is believed to have a single core processor clocked below 1GHz. This handset will be featured in HTC’s One series of smartphones and will be the cheapest of the models that have been announced so far.

Here is a quick look at the rumoured specifications of the HTC Desire aka Wildfire C:


  • Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich with Sense 4.0 UI
  • 3.5-inch display with a resolution of 480 x 320
  • Single-core CPU clocked at a speed of below 1GHz
  • 512MB RAM
  • 4GB Internal memory
  • MicroSD card slot
  • 5MP rear camera
  • Front facing camera
  • Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Beats Audio

As of now, details are scarce regarding the availability of this smartphone but since the amount of leaks have skyrocketed; a launch date should be in the near future. With HTC garnering a lot of success with their flagship One X handset, it would be no surprise that this handset would do well too if it was priced attractively. Let us know your reactions about this smartphone in the comments below.

Published Date: May 12, 2012 09:15 am | Updated Date: May 12, 2012 09:15 am