HTC Desire 500 gives you options for quick and easy setup. Transferring your old phone's content such as your contacts, messages, and media can be done right from
HTC Desire 500.
On this phone, enjoy taking shots with the camera, checking personalized content with
HTC BlinkFeed™, and more.
Easy phone setup and transfer
Live Home screen
HTC BlinkFeed, personalize your Home screen with the information and updates that matter most to you. See a variety of content such as feeds about news and your interests, social network updates,
HTC Desire 500 tips, and more. The content is constantly refreshed when you're connected to the Internet. See
Checking feeds on your Home screen.
New way to share memories
Create highlight videos without editing or share your photos to friends and family on the fly.
- Show off the excitement of your event.
Video Highlights automatically selects the highlights of an event from your photos to create a half-minute show with a musical theme. See
Viewing the highlights of an event.
- HTC Share brings together your best photos, regular photos, and a highlight video so that you can easily share your memories with friends and family. See
Sharing memories through
Outstanding camera features
VideoPic, you can snap a picture while you're shooting video. See
Taking a photo while recording a video (VideoPic).
- Switch to
Sweep panorama mode and pan the camera to capture a wide-angle view of the scenery. See
Taking a panoramic photo.
Continuous shooting mode to capture 20 consecutive shots (or more) of a subject in motion. See
Taking continuous camera shots.
- By just tapping the shutter button, take three shots of your subject at different exposures and combine them into a nice, evenly exposed photo. Use either the main or front camera to capture HDR photos.
Immerse in music
Built-in high quality
Beats Audio™ gives you a rich, authentic sound experience, whether you’re listening to music, watching a video, or playing a game. To find out more, see
Making your music sound better
Dropbox integration with
Dropbox to access your photos, videos, and documents from
HTC Desire 500, your computer, and other mobile devices. When you sign in to your
Dropbox account from
HTC Desire 500, you may be eligible to get an additional 23 GB of free
Dropbox storage for two years. To find out how, see
HTC Desire 500.
- The 23 GB offer is available only on HTC phones that use
HTC Sense 4.0 or later and have
- On HTC phones that don't have
Dropbox preloaded, you can download it from
Google Play and still enjoy
Dropbox integration with apps such as
- Additional terms and requirements may apply (including a subscription fee) after your two year trial ends.
- Dropbox is a third-party app and is not provided by or associated with HTC Corporation.