The HTC Wildfire E stands out as a compelling option in the smartphone market. It offers a well-designed exterior, a satisfactory display, and surprising camera capabilities. While it may not compete with flagship devices in terms of performance, it caters to the needs of users who prioritize value for money without compromising essential features.
|Price in Pakistan||PKR 28,000 Expected|
|Other Countries||$98 €91 £78 ¥708 ₹8232 ﷼369 Expected|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G Bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|3G Bands||HSDPA 900 / 2100|
|4G Bands||1, 3, 7, 20, 38, 40|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/11.5 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Announced||2019, August 15|
|Status||Available. Released 2019, August 15|
|Dimensions||147.9 x 71.4 x 8.9 mm (5.82 x 2.81 x 0.35 in)|
|Weight||160 g (5.64 oz)|
|Build||Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Size||5.45 inches, 76.7 cm2 (~72.6% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~295 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie)|
|Chipset||Unisoc SC9863A (28nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A55 & 4x1.2 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|Internal||32GB 2GB RAM|
|Dual||13 MP, f/2.0, (wide), AF
2 MP, f/2.8, (depth)
|Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Single||5 MP, f/2.8, (wide)|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n|
|Positioning||GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Type||Li-Ion 3000 mAh, non-removable|
Display and Design
The smartphone sports a 5.45-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels. The inclusion of an 18:9 aspect ratio and 72.6% screen-to-body ratio. The HTC Wildfire E boasts dimensions of 147.9 x 71.4 x 8.9 mm and weighs a mere 160 grams. The phone has two colour options Black and Gold. The phone features a notch positioned at the top of its display.
Performance and Storage
The HTC Wildfire E is equipped with a Unisoc SC9863A processor paired with 2GB of RAM. The device runs on a relatively clean version of Android 9, ensuring a snappy and bloatware-free user interface. Storage options include 32GB internal storage, which can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. This flexibility allows users to store more apps, photos, and videos without worrying about running out of space.
In the camera department, the HTC Wildfire E surprises with its dual-lens rear camera setup. The 13MP primary camera is complemented by a 2MP depth sensor, allowing for the capture of impressive bokeh shots. The 5MP front-facing camera may be used for video calls and taking selfies. While it may not compete with flagship camera systems, the Wildfire E’s cameras deliver decent performance.
Battery and Connectivity
The smartphone houses a 3000mAh battery, which, coupled with the power-efficient hardware, ensures a full day of usage on a single charge. The HTC Wildfire E covers the basics of connectivity with 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, and a headphone jack. The inclusion of a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor adds a layer of security and convenience, allowing users to unlock their devices effortlessly.
Here is an overview of the pricing information for the HTC Wildfire E in Pakistan:
Please note that pricing details are subject to change and may vary depending on the retailer or provider. It is always advisable to confirm the price before making a purchase.