Cricket Wireless introduces HTC Desire C sans contract

Cricket Wireless has announced a new addition to its smartphone lineup HTC called the Desire C. The smartphone promises a premium design and good features at an affordable price. One of the key features is integrated Beats Audio technology for better music playback.

Better sound quality is an important feature since Cricket Wireless has muve Music included in many of its monthly rate plans. The smartphone runs Android 4.0 and the HTC Sense 4.0 user interface. The smartphone will connect to the Google Play store for apps of all sorts.

Other specifications of the smartphone include a 3.5-inch touchscreen display and a five-megapixel rear camera that can also record video. The phone includes 25 GB of free online storage space via Dropbox. The phone has a memory card slot that supports up to 32 GB microSD cars. It measures 4.8 x 2.4 x 0.5" and has a 3.5 mm headphone port.

The phone has a 1230 mAh internal battery promising up to 370 minutes of talk time and up to 450 hours of standby. The smartphone supports Cricket services, including tethering, navigation, and lots more. The HTC Desire C is available for $179.99 right now and works on the company's three smart phone service plans starting at $50 per month.