In late October, HTC has announced the Japan-specific HTC J Butterfly phone with a 5-inch 1080p Full HD display. Then, the handset hit the U.S. stores as HTC DROID DNA on Verizon Wireless network. Finally, the Taiwanese manufacturer has officially announced the global version of the Droid DNA handset as HTC Butterfly. They have launched a dedicated webpage for the handset on its global website.
The Butterfly looks identical to the J Butterfly (or HTC DNA) in every angle and it is carrying the all the same specifications and it is designed to run on GSM networks globally. In case you don’t know, this beast is also Splash resistant.
If you need a specs refresher, here is the full list of the highlights of the HTC Butterfly:
# 5-inch 1920 x 1080 resolution, Super LCD 3 display
# Corning Gorilla Glass 2 protection
# Android 4.1 Jelly Bean with Sense+ UI
# Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064 SoC with a quad-core 1.5GHz Krait CPU
# Adreno 320 GPU
# 2GB of RAM
# 8 megapixel camera on back side to record 1080p video videos
# 2.1 megapixel snapper on front side
# 16GB internal memory and there’s a microSD card slot for memory expansion up to 32GB
# Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS + GLONASS, NFC,
# 2,020mAh battery and Beats Audio enhancements
Coming to launch date and pricing, we don’t have any solid information right now as HTC has yet to provide an official press release. Check out the 2-minutes video promo and more images of the handset after the break.