HTC Runnymede with Beats Audio leaks, sports Android

31 August, 2011

Information regarding an upcoming HTC Android smartphone has just leaked on the web. Known as the "Runnymede", it is going to be the first phone born out of the HTC and Beats by Dr. Dre collaboration.

The specifications of "Runnymede" are as follows.

  • 4.7-inch, 800x480 display
  • 1.5GHz single-core Qualcomm MSM8255
  • 768MB RAM, 16GB internal storage
  • 8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, backlit sensor, 28mm wide-angle lens and f/2.2 focal length
  • 720p video recording at 60fps
  • 1.3 megapixel front camera
  • DLNA
  • Less then 10mm thick
  • Android 2.3.4, Sense 3.5
  • Bundled Beats by Dr. Dre headphones

The specs of the device puts it a notch below the likes of the HTC Sensation and Galaxy S II. Only interesting bits are the massive 4.7-inch display, camera specs and the Beats Audio technology, along with the bundled headphones.

The HTC "Runnymede" is expected in time for the holidays.