The HTC One V sports the legendary chin shaped design, compact and easy to hold. This handset runs on the ICS (android 4.0) OS with 1 GHz processor power. This is a good phone from the HTC brand for users who have a limited budget and cannot afford the high-end HTC One X. If you can spend around Rs. 20,000 this handset can be yours.

HTC One V main features:  1 GHz processor, ICS OS, 5 MP camera and multi-format media player with Beats audio enhancement. This HTC handset weighs 115 grams and is 9.24 mm thin.

Design: As already mention this smartphone has got a unique design packed into a compact size. The handset looks pretty smart with HTC on top followed by touchscreen display with 3 dedicated buttons at the bottom.

CPU and Platform: The One V is powered by a 1 GHz CPU with 512 MB RAM and comes with internal storage of 4 GB with micro SD (2.0) support. The platform used is ICS (Android 4.0) along with HTC Sense Version 4.0.

Network and Connectivity: This HTC Handset supports 3G and 2G networks and comes with built in Wi-Fi (IEEE 802.11b/g/n), a 5 pin micro USB 2.0 port, 3.5 mm audio jack and Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX enabled.

HTC One V budget phone features and price in India

Camera: There is a rear facing 5 megapixel camera with BSI sensors and smart LED flash light that gives excellent output even in low light conditions. The camera comes with a 28 mm lens and F2.0 aperture. You can record videos in HD quality at 720p resolution. This camera comes with the unique ability of capturing still photos even when video recording process is on.  Other features are auto focus and continuous shooting mode.

Multimedia: The built in media player supports MP4, MP3, 3gp, WMV, avi, WMA and many other audio and video formats. The Beats Audio technology further enhances the sound output.

Battery: This handset comes with a 1500 mAh battery. (Standby / Talktime not known)

HTC One V price in India is Rs. 18,000 with 1 year manufacture warranty.

By Rajeev Rana

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