HTC is looks all set to give a stiff fight in the budget octacore-cum-affordable smartphones arena in India with the launch of the 526G+, its latest beast in the Desire series. It's neatly packed in the just under 12k mark, at INR 10,400 ($170) for the 8GB model, and INR 11,400 ($185). Let's take a look at the specs. Processor & Memory: This beast is powered by an octa-core processor, with a peak performance of 1.5 GHz. Phew! I can almost see myself downloading my favourite game and simultaneously playing one memory intensive one too! And the processor is supported by 1 GB of RAM. More than enough to take care of an average user, and enough for a rough end user. With a support for either 8 GB/16 GB internal storage, it's more than enough to store your world. Don't worry, there's a microSD card should you need more space! Display: The 526G+ boasts of a 4.7-inch qHD display, meaning you can watch 1080p videos without any worries. And the screen size of 4.7 inches is enough for most viewing needs too. So it's a perfect blend of streaming quality and the screen size. Camera: The phone comes with two - one back facing, 8MP, capable of capturing at 1080p quality and one front facing, capable of recording at 720p quality. So freezing your cherished moments with near and dears ones for eternity is guaranteed! OS: It comes loaded with Android KitKat and HTC's popular Sense UI. Need I say more? Battery: Powered by a 2000 mAh battery giving 8 solid hours of uptime for average use till you need to find your charger once again. Additional features: Also comes with Wi-Fi 802.11n support, Bluetooth 4.0 and dual SIM support (GSM). Considering all those awesomeness for just 12 grand, it's really something a gadget freak would 'desire'!