We also use other, third-party affiliate networks and retailer affiliate networks. The HTC U20 5G and the HTC Desire 20 Pro are now official. You have the same quad-lens camera found on the HTC U20 5G, the same size battery (5000mAh), a 25MP front-facing camera, 6GB of RAM, and 128GB of internal storage plus SD-card support which, as I’m sure you’ll agree, is a pretty good itinerary of specs for a sub-$300 Android phone. We then saw the great HTC 10 in 2016, but this reportedly fell far short of sales expectations. Its flagship phones delivered interesting designs, great camera quality, and some innovative features. HTC's Allegedly Introducing 'Flagship' Phone Next July. Right now, we don’t know much about the HTC Desire 20 Pro’s specs. The news broke on Twitter, as HTC started teasing the event. We hope the company succeeds though. Oddly enough, the latter series seems to have met or exceeded HTC’s expectations, perhaps showing that there is a niche aside from flagships (albeit a tiny one). Let’s take a look at the specs of both handsets in more detail…. However, looking at the specs on offer, it is clear that HTC hasn’t pulled any punches with this phone. Think again! As usual, the tweet and its media were pretty cryptic with respect to details. What is known about this mysterious phone is very limited. According to the allegations, HTC’s new 5G phone will be the flagship of 2020. While 5G can be finicky, the extra bandwidth and lower latency are very helpful for VR apps where even small delays and hiccups can be frustrating (or even nauseating). © 2020 Verizon Media. Scroll to the bottom for more information. It's now known for budget or niche devices like its Bitcoin-focused Exodus 1s. Meanwhile, HTC has retreated from several countries in the last few years. More importantly, they’ve also managed to expand to Europe, the Middle East, other countries in Asia, and even North America in the case of OnePlus. ©2020 Android Authority | All Rights Reserved. As you can see in the image above, the HTC Desire 20 Pro clearly has some form of triple-lens camera. HTC emerged from the shadows today to announce two new phones: the HTC U20 5G and HTC Desire 20 Pro. We’ve seen a range of companies announce plans to offer 5G in 2020, and HTC has joined the party in announcing its plans for a 5G phone. Given the popularity of sub-$300 Android phones right now, I could see the HTC Desire 20 Pro selling extremely well in the UK – the phone would more or less market itself! Word on the street suggests this new phone that HTC is about to release is the HTC Desire 20 Pro, a mid-range Android phone that will reportedly feature 5G. If you’re going to drop big bucks on a phone, most people will be looking to either Samsung or Apple on a macro-scale. All we know is that the phone – or phones – will be announced on June 16. Also: HTC is still committed to making phones. HTC’s New 5G Phone May Be the Flagship of 2020, 2020 BMW X6 M on the Road with Mineral White Color, Geekbench Results of NVIDIA’s Next Generation GPUs Shading TITAN RTXs, Apple could end iPhone 6s and SE 2016 with iOS 15, The pandemic should provide more films for Disney Plus, The Marseillais: Manon Marsault abandons her son Tiago, The name to replace Tim Cook has been determined, Removes Epic Games’ developer account for the App Store. Get the very best of Android Authority in your inbox. With this phone, however, the main thing will be the price: can HTC wade back into the market it helped create and steal some of Apple and Google’s thunder? https://www.engadget.com/2020-02-23-htc-5g-smartphone-2020.html This could change in the coming months, though I wouldn’t go holding my breath on that count – HTC’s brand appeal in the US/UK is at an all-time low. 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It has 5G, it has a quad-core camera, it has a 6.8in FHD+ display, 6GB of RAM, 256GB of internal storage and SD-support, as well as a more premium design and finish, thanks to its frosted rear glass panel. All these rival companies have released 5G smartphones already and are gearing up for more 5G devices. eval(ez_write_tag([[970,250],'knowyourmobile_com-large-mobile-banner-1','ezslot_13',153,'0','0']));HTC’s business has been down on its luck for years now; the company really needs a successful release, and a cheap Android phone with 5G and a decent camera could be just what the doctor ordered. Inside you’re looking at one of Qualcomm’s mid-range Snapdragon chipsets, alongside 6GB of RAM and a decent-sized battery (most likely 4000mAh to 4300mAh). This premium flagship will likely be the 5G phone the CEO is talking about, but the days of the HTC One M8 and even the HTC U11 are long behind it.