With the recent launch of the HTC Desire 728 in China, we finally received all the info on when to expect the new mid-range handset in India. With consumers patiently awaiting the arrival of the mid-range HTC handset, it seems like it’s something worth waiting for. With huge popularity in the Chinese market, the dual SIM Desire 728 brings a refreshing new look to the popular Desire series.

The India HTC Desire 728 sports in impressive lineup of specs including the Dual SIM technology giving users the best of all worlds. 4G LTE connectivity has become sort of the norm, and the Desire 728 delivers in all categories and maintains the affordability we’ve come to expect from the HTC’s Desire series.

India HTC Desire 728 Specs, Features, Price, and Release Date

In the following India HTC Desire 728 preview, we divulge all there is to know on the specs, features, price, and release date.

India HTC Desire 728 Specs and Features

One of the biggest defining differences in the Desire 728 is the Dual SIM technology. The support for Indian networks means it will be compatible which something consumers want to see. The

The following are the India HTC Desire 728 specs and features:

  • 5” HD IPS display with a resolution of 1280 x 720
  • MediaTek octa-core 1.3Ghz processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • 13MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 5MP front camera
  • 16GB onboard memory
  • Expandable to 2TB memory with optional Micro SD card
  • 2800 mAh battery
  • Dual SIM

India HTC Desire 728 Price and Release Date

The latest rumors on the India HTC Desire 728 price suggest it will remain competitive with other handsets in the same series. If this holds true, we should expect a launch price of nearly Rs. 18,000 ($270). If indications on the China launch are a sign of things to come, then expect Indian consumers to become impatient awaiting the official announcement.

We’re hearing the HTC Desire 728 release date in India will be made official sometime in October, with consumer availability before the end of the month. These rumors have been pretty consistent as we’re hoping supply will be able to meet up with demand. With consumers already looking forward to preordering the new Desire 728, HTC better hope there are enough to go around.