One M8, Desire 816 and Desire 210 are now available in Indian stores.
First on the list is HTC One M8. The price is RS49.990 that is significantly cheaper than the Galaxy S5 in India. As a remember, HTC One M8 comes with 5-inches full HD display, 2 GB of RAM and 2.3 GHz quad-core CPU.
The mid-level smartphone announced on Indian markets is Desire 816, that is a dual-SIM smartphone with a huge 5.5-inches display with 720px resolution and quad-core CPU at 1.6 GHz frequency. The price for Desire 816 in India is RS23.990. This smartphone comes with 1.5 GB of RAM memory, 13-megapixels back camera and 5-megapixels front-face camera. The battery has 2600 mAh capacity.
The must cheaper smartphone announced by HTC for Indian market is Desire 210, that is also a dual-SIM device that comes with 4-inches screen with 480×800 pixels resolution, 1 GHz dual-core CPU, 5 megapixels camera and 512 MB of RAM memory. The OS is Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and has 1300 mAh battery. The price for HTC Desire 210 in India is RS8700.
LG launched LG Cookie Zip in India. This new phone looks like a redesigned Cookie Plus GS500 (in the US is called LG Sentio, and in Italy LG Velvet). It features CDMA / EV-DO connectivity, which alow customers to use it in Reliance, BSNL, Tata or MTS India networks.
Other features are 3 inch TFT touchscreen with 240 x 400 pixels, social networking (Facebook, Twitter, Orkut, MySpace), 2MP camera with QVGA video recording, MicroSD card, Live TV available only via EV-DO and a 900 mAh battery that can provide you a talk-time up to 5 hours.
The price of LG Cookie Zip is 8,299 INR in India or about $178.
Samsung Galaxy i899 is the first Android phone with CDMA connectivity which reached India.
The phone will be sold under the Reliance brand at an unknown price. Samsung Galaxy i889 have 800 MHz processor, a 3.2-inch AMOLED HVGA (320×480) resistive touchscreen display with anti-scratch coating, Android OS, 3.2 megapixels auto focus camera with LED flash, GPS, various sensors, Bluetooth, 512 MB internal memory and microSD card slot supporting up to 32GB. Samsung i899 also supports out-of-the-box DivX/Xvid video formats, USB 2.0 and has a 1440 mAh battery.