Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer, HTC, seems to be following the footsteps of the Chinese smartphone manufacturers to release octa -core Android smartphone. HTC Desire 616 has been leaked on the net and has been aprove by Chinese government.
It seems the new HTC Desire 616 will be release to the market soon. But unlike the HTC One M8 , this new HTC Desire 616 smartphone will be aimed for the middle segment. In addition, this device would also appear to be intended specifically for the Chinese market.
The new HTC Desire 616 is powered by octa-core 1.7Ghz processor from MediaTek, sports with 1GB of RAM and running Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS, the phone was packs with a 5-inch HD screen. There is also 8 megapixe rear-camera and this phone will available in five colors options such as black, white, blue, red and yellow.
Unfortunately, there is no information about the release date and the price tag, so we have to wait untill HTC is officially launching this phone to the market. [source]