HTC was expected to release its new metaverse smartphone this week, and the company delivered on that promise with the release of the HTC Desire 22 Pro. HTC claims that this smartphone is compatible with the Viverse environment and works with the HTC Vive Flow headset. Aside from that, the HTC Desire 22 Pro mid range price smartphone features a Snapdragon CPU and triple rear cameras. It also has wireless charging capabilities. With its current edition, the brand is attempting to compete in the metaverse race. HTC has joined the ranks of those attempting to profit from the so-called metaverse.
HTC Launches HTC Desire 22 Pro Metaverse Smartphone Features:
HTC’s Desire 22 Pro is a mid-range smartphone featuring a 6.6-inch IPS LCD display with Full HD+ resolution (1080 x 2412 pixels), a refresh rate of 120Hz, and a 20:9 aspect ratio. Corning Gorilla Glass is used to protect the screen and Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 695 5G CPU powers the device, along with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. It accepts micro SD cards but has to share the slot with a second SIM card.
This HTC Desire 22 Pro 5G supports a 64-megapixel rear camera with PDAF (phase-detection autofocus). A 13-megapixel ultrawide camera, a 5-megapixel depth sensor, and a dual-LED flash are included. In the front, we got a 32-megapixel camera, which is hidden behind a punch-hole cut-out. Both the front and back cameras on the HTC Desire 22 Pro can record 1080p video. It also includes a specialised night mode, timelapse, pro mode, slo-mo, and a variety of other camera techniques.
A 4,520 mah battery with 18 watts of rapid charge will power the smartphone. It will also allow reverse wireless charging and offer 15W of wireless charging. Other significant features of HTC Desire 22 5G include a fingerprint scanner on the side, NFC, IP67 dust and water resistance, 5G cellular connection, and Android 12.
The HTC Desire 22 Pro’s VR perspective is intended to promote sales. The HTC Desire 22 Pro specs include built-in compatibility for the Taiwanese company’s Viverse platform, their version on the metaverse. It works with HTC’s Vive series of VR headsets, including the HTC Vive Flow, and can run 2D and 3D content on extended reality (XR) devices.
You may access the Viverse fast and manage your digital assets, such as NFTs (non-fungible tokens). People who purchase this phone will receive unique NFT gifts from HTC. The Desire 22 Pro allows you to exchange these assets in the Vive Market and invite friends as guests into your metaverse reality. In the Vive wallet, you can also maintain your approved crypto currencies.
HTC Desire 22 Pro Price and Availability
HTC Desire 22 Pro price in India is likely to cost Rs. 31,890. HTC Desire 22 Pro released date is scheduled to be on July 21, 2022. This is the 8 GB RAM / 128 GB internal storage base model of the HTC Desire 22 Pro, which will be available in Gold and Midnight Black.