HTC has given O2 the exclusive rights to sell the HTC Desire 601 in red and is on sale now.
The HTC Desire 601 is a 4G Ready mid-range Android smartphone that can be yours for £240 on Pay As You Go and on O2's standard monthly contract for just £11 a month.
However, if you want 4G connectivity this will cost more on O2's refresh contact. A 4G airtime contract starts at £17 a month and up to an extra £10 a month depending on how much you pay up front for the Desire 601.
The smartphone comes with Android Jellybean 4.2.2 and HTC Sense 5.0 and features HTC BlinkFeed, HTC Zoe with Video Highlights and HTC BoomSound.
The HTC Desire 601 has a 4.5 inch touch-screen qHD display (960*540 pixels), a 1.4 GHz dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of on-board memory which is expandable to 64GB with a microSD card. There is a main 5 mega-pixel camera capable of recording full 1080p video and a front-facing VGA camera for video calling.
The Desire 601 is available on both Pay As You Go (£240) and on standard monthly contract. The cheapest contract where you get the smartphone for free costs £17 a month with unlimited texts, 300 minutes and 500MB of mobile data.
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