Today, HTC, which has not released a new phone for two years, released its first metaverse mobile phone, the Desire 22 Pro. The phone mainly focuses on the functions related to the Viverse and the metaverse and has a built-in metaverse entrance to the Viverse. App, Vive Avatar for creating virtual avatars, and Vive Wallet for managing virtual assets, etc., and it is recommended to use it with your own Vive Flow glasses.
The Desire 22 Pro, the HTC Element Universe mobile phone, appeared today, and Huang Zhaoying, general manager of HTC Asia Pacific, personally announced that the single-unit price is 11,990 yuan. Reporter Ma Ruiyan / Photography
The Desire 22 Pro has a medium-range configuration, a 6.6-inch 1,080 x 2,412 (9:20) resolution 120Hz screen, a Snapdragon 695 5G processor, 8GB of memory, and 128GB of storage space. There are three rear cameras, including a 64MP main camera, a 13MP wide-angle camera, and a 5MP depth camera, and the front camera is 32 Megapixels. The Desire 22 Pro has a 4,520mAh battery with IP67 water and dust resistance, supports wireless charging and wireless reverse charging, and has a MicroSD card slot.
The Desire 22 Pro is available in two colors: Wave Gold and Starry Night Black, priced at NT$11,990 (about 2,709 yuan), and will be available for sale in Taiwan, China on July 1, with a limited gift of “Metaverse Listing” Early Bird Gift Pack, including “HTC Wireless Charging Disk”, “HTC Desire 22 Pro Dual-Material Shockproof Case”, “Exclusive Cat. Art Museum NFT Blind Box (Includes Two Newest Cat. Art Museum NFT)” and “Limited Edition” VIVERSE World”, you can preemptively create your own exclusive metaverse space.
In addition, HTC will also launch a set of Desire 22 Pro and Vive Flow, which is convenient for users to enter the world of the Metaverse at a time, priced at NT$23,490 (about 5,308 yuan).