Update: We've received an official press release from HTC stating that the Wildfire S has now been officially launched in India. The official price of the Wildfire S has been set at Rs. 14,700.
Hopefully you haven’t forgotten about the HTC Wildfire S very quickly. Last month there were rumours that the Wildfire S will be launching in a week. It’s well over a few weeks now but there’s still nothing about the smartphone from HTC. However, the handset has appeared on Letsbuy.com.
a tad expensive?!?
The smartphone runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread with the HTC Sense UI on top, but has a processor that clocks a mediocre 600 MHz. The Wildfire S has the regular Google features pre-loaded on the handset like Picasa, Google Talk, YouTube amongst others. The following are the specs of the handset:
- 3.2-inch touchscreen with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels encased in Gorilla Glass
- 3G, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi hotspot
- GPS with A-GPS support
- Bluetooth 3.0 with A2DP and EDR
- 5 Megapixel camera with autofocus, LED flash and Geo Tagging
- Stereo FM Radio with RDS
- 3.5 mm audio jack
- Memory expandable to 32 GB
The Wildfire S also supports XviD, MP4 and H.264 video format support along with MP3, AAC+ and WAV for audio.
As per the site, the Wildfire S is priced at Rs. 13,999 which seems to be a tad expensive for the kind of specifications it has, but this hasn’t hit stores officially so watch this space for more information of the official launch of the Wildfire S.
Publish date: May 27, 2011 6:00 pm| Modified date: December 18, 2013 7:54 pm