A product listing on Flipkart has apparently revealed the pricing of HTC’s upcoming Desire 500 smartphone. According to the listing, the smartphone will be sold for INR Rs.21,490. The retailer has also started taking pre-orders for the phone with expected availability from 3rd week of this month.

HTC Desire 500

HTC Desire 500

The specifications of the phone are already known to us and Flipkart’s product listing just confirms them. We know the smartphone features 4.3-inch WVGA display, 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 200 processor, 1GB RAM, 4GB on-board storage, 8MP rear camera, 1.6MP front shooter and 1800 mAh battery.

The phone is powered by Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and includes dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) support and usual connectivity features such as 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS.

In related news, HTC is also planning to target affordable handset markets and looking forward to launch sub-INR Rs.10,000 smartphones in emerging markets like India, Indonesia and China.

Source: Flipkart