Desire 200 is the latest budget friendly smartphone from Taiwanese manufacturer HTC featuring Google’s Ice Cream Sandwich OS. It was previously known by its codename, HTC G2. In size, it measures 107.7 x 60.8 x 11.9mm and weighs only 100g. The Desire 200 features a 3.5-inch HVGA display with resolution of 480 x 320 pixels. It is powered by Qualcomm’s 1GHz Snapdragon S1 processor and 512MB RAM. For multimedia, Desire 200 packs a 5 Mega Pixel rear camera with VGA video recording. For storage, it comes with 4GB built-in storage and microSD card slot. For connectivity, Desire 200 supports Bluetooth 4.0, Wifi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS technology and 3G mobile connections. In addition to that Desire 200 comes with a removable 1230mAh battery which gives talk time of up to 7.5 hours and Standby time of up to 821 hours. The Desire 200 comes pre-installed with Google’s Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0) OS. There is no information available on pricing and availability but Desire 200 is expected to go on sale in Q3 of 2013. Stay tuned for more updates or follow @harrym20 on Twitter.