HTC Desire 301e comes with a 4.3-inch WVGA display and is powered by 1GHz dual-core processor. It features 512MB of RAM and 4GB internal storage which is expandable using a microSD card. The smartphone sports a 5MP rear camera and a 0.3MP front camera.

It comes with a 1650 mAh battery which delivers about 11 hours talk time or 635 hours of standby over 3G. The phone runs on Android 4.1 and sports HTC Sense 5.0 user interface. The phone also features 3G support and FM Radio.

The phone will most probably be available only in selective Asian markets: China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. The price of the smartphone is however still under wraps. However, it is believed to be around USD 200.