HTC launches variants of Desire 820 and Desire 816 smartphones in India
Just as expected, HTC has launched their new 64-bit-CPU-powered HTC Desire 820 smartphone in India today, and along it came a dual SIM variant called the Desire 820q and a dual SIM model of the Desire 816 dubbed the HTC Desire 816G.
Desire 820 and Desire 820q
The HTC Desire 820 comes with a 5.5-inch IPS display with HD (720 x 1280 pixels) resolution. The phoone is powered by Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 615 chipset which has a 64-bit combo of 1.5GHz quad-core Cortex-A53 & 1.0GHz quad-core Cortex-A53 CPUs as well as an Adreno 405 graphics processor.
Also, the device features 2GB of RAM, 16GB of storage and a microSD card slot which can hold 128GB of additional storage. There’s a 13MP rear camera and an 8MP webcam at the front. The Desire 820 is nano SIM slot and runs on the Android 4.4 KitKat platform.
The Desire 820q is a dual SIM variant of the 820 with a lesser memory (1GB RAM, 8GB storage) and a 1.2GHz quad-core processor.
The HTC desire 816G also features a 5.5-inch display and 720p resolution. The smartphone runs on Android 4.4.2 KitKat also and is blessed with a 13MP rear and 5MP front-facing cameras.
The Desire 816 sports a 1.3GHz quad-core CPU and 1GB of RAM with the expandable storage holding as many as 8GB of built-in capacity. The phone is powered by a 2600mAh battery.
Pricing and availability
The Desire 820 and Desire 820q are both going to arrive the shores of India as far aways as “early November”, as HTC puts it. No price has been attached either phones.
Meanwhile the HTC Desire 816G will set you back 18,990 rupees (roughly $312) and will hit the shelves early next month.
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