HTC has started sending out invitations to the tech press for an launch event which is scheduled to be organized on July 23, in Taiwan. At this press event, HTC is going to introduce another entrant of Desire series in the form of Desire 500, which is expected to be a budget Android smartphone meant for first time smartphone buyers. The company will also reveal its Taiwan launch plans on a local telecom operator.

Invitation of HTC Desire 500 Launch Event

Invitation of HTC Desire 500 Launch Event

In the invitation, HTC describes HTC Desire 500 with a slogan— “Energy of the young, imagination of the boundless”. There’s still nothing known regarding the specifications of the device, and also no image leaks available as of now. We will update the post and provide the specifications as soon as HTC announces the smartphone.

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On July 23, Telecom operator Verizon is also scheduled to launch Motorola’s new Droid series of smartphones named Droid Ultra, Droid Mini and Droid Max in a press event in NYC, USA. Here also not much known about the specs of these smartphones, but all they are rumoured to feature Kevlar casing.