HTC Desire C

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HTC Desire C
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ManufacturerHTC Corporation
PredecessorHTC Explorer, HTC Wildfire S
SuccessorHTC Desire 200, HTC Desire 300
RelatedHTC Desire, HTC Wildfire
Form factorSlate
Dimensions107.2×60.6×11.95 mm
Mass98 g (3.5 oz)
Operating systemAndroid 4.0.3 with HTC Sense 4.0a, unofficially upgradable to Android 5.0 via Cyanogenmod
CPUGSM - 600 MHz Single-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 (MSM7225A)
CDMA - 1 GHz Single-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 (MSM8655)
Memory512 MB RAM
Removable storagemicroSD
Battery1230 mAh Li-ion
Data inputsMulti-touch capacitive touchscreen, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, G-Sensor
Display3.5 in (89 mm) 320×480 pixels, TFT
Rear camera5 MP
Front cameraNo
Connectivity2G: 850 900 1800 1900 MHz
3G: 850 900 1900 2100 MHz
HSDPA: 14.4 Mbps
Wi-Fi: 802.11b/g/n
CDMA: 850 1700 1900 MHz
Bluetooth: v4.0 with apt-x enabled

The HTC Desire C (codenamed Golfu (GSM) or Golfc (CDMA)) is an Android smartphone manufactured by HTC. An entry-level device, the Desire C is patterned off other low-end HTC phones such as the Explorer and Wildfire S with 512 MB of RAM and a 600 MHz processor, but with features from recent HTC devices such as the One X including a similar design, Android 4.0 and Sense 4.0a, Beats Audio, and support for NFC.The Desire C is available in three different color schemes—black, white, and red.[1]


The HTC Desire C was released on several carriers in the United Kingdom in June 2012, such as 3, T-Mobile and Orange.[2] In July 2012, Virgin Mobile and SaskTel became the first Canadian carriers to offer the Desire C.

The Desire C is also available on Cricket Wireless in the US, with a 1 GHz processor and CDMA technology instead of GSM.

Model variants[edit]

There are model variants of HTC Desire C:

  • H1000C - CDMA variant for Cricket Wireless
  • PL01100 - Europe/Asia A320e variant
  • PL01110 - A320eN variant with NFC
  • PL01120 - Unknown GSM variant?
  • PL01130 - Americas A320a variant
  • PL01140 - China A320c variant
  • PL01150 - Australian A320b variant
  • PL01200 - CDMA variant for Cricket Wireless (Cricket Muve)
  • PL01210 - Unknown CDMA variant?


  1. ^ "HTC Desire C review". Pocket Lint. Retrieved 21 June 2012.
  2. ^ Page, Carly. "HTC Desire C arrives in UK for £13 a month". The Inquirer. Retrieved 21 June 2012.