HTC has unveiled three new dual SIM Android KitKat smartphones in India- Desire 820, Desire 820q and Desire 816G. The Desire 820 succeeds the Desire 816 and will be available in November. The price was not revealed. Meanwhile, Desire 816G is the dual-SIM version of the Desire 816 smartphone and is priced at Rs. 18,990.
The Desire 820 comes in two variants- a 64-bit Snapdragon 615 octa-core CPU version and the Desire 820q version which comes with a 64-bit quad-core Snapdragon 410 processor. Other specs of both the smartphones are mostly similar.
|Specs||Desire 820 dual-SIM||Desire 820q dual-SIM|
|CPU||Octa-core 64-bit Snapdragon 615(4 x 1.5GHz cores + 4 x 1 GHz cores)||1.2 GHz quad-core|
|RAM||2 GB DDR3||1 GB DDR2|
|Memory||16 GB internal (up to 128 GB expandable)||16 GB internal (up to 128 GB expandable)|
|Camera (Back)||13 MP, BSI sensor, 1080p recording||13 MP, BSI sensor, 1080p recording|
|Camera (Front)||8 MP, BSI Sensor, 1080p recording||8 MP, BSI Sensor, 1080p recording|
|OS||Android 4.4 KitKat||Android 4.4 KitKat|
|UI||HTC Sense 6, HTC Blinkfeed||HTC Sense 6, HTC Blinkfeed|
|Display||5.5-inch 720p HD, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection||5.5-inch 720p HD, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection|
|Sound||HTC BoomSound, Dual front stereo speakers||HTC BoomSound, Dual front stereo speakers|
|Battery||2600 mAh||2600 mAh|
|SIM card||Dual nanoSIM (USIM + USIM)||Dual nanoSIM (USIM + USIM)|
On the connectivity front, The Desire 820 smartphones with 3G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi and DLNA. The phones measure 15.77 x.7.87 x 0.77 cm and weighs 155 grams.
On the other hand, the Desire 816G comes with a 5.5-inch 720p display and runs on a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek processor with 1 GB DDR 3 RAM. Running Android 4.4 KitKat, the device comes with 8 GB internal storage which can expanded up to 32 GB.
Powered by a 2600 mAh battery, the device comes with a 13 MP f2.2, 28mm rear camera with BSI sensor and a 5MP front camera. Both the cameras can record 1080p videos. It also comes with dual front stereo speakers and features HTC BoomSound.
On the connectivity front, it has Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi and sports dual nanoSIM card slots. It is priced at Rs. 18,990.