HTC launches new Desire 816G (2015) Dual SIM with Octa-Core SoC in India for Rs. 19990



HTC has launched HTC Desire 816G Dual SIM smartphone in India. It is priced at Rs. 19990 only. It is the improved version of HTC Desire 816G last year.

HTC Desire 816G

HTC Desire 816G is powered by faster 1.7 GHz Octa-core Soc. It features a 5.5 inch HD display. It runs on Android 4.4.2 Kitkat. It has 1 GB RAM, 16 GB internal storage and microSD card to expand storage up to 32 GB. It features a 13 megapixel rear camera with BSI sensor and flash. It also has a 5 megapixel front camera. Connectivity features of the smartphone also include 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro-USB 2.0, 3.5mm jack, and GPS/ A-GPS. It is packed with 2600mAh battery. It has dual front-facing BoomSound speakers.

At the launch, Faisal Siddiqui, ‎Vice President & Country Head, India at HTC, said, “The new offering under the HTC Desire series is our next step towards a power packed combination of beautiful design and flagship performance all backed by a powerful 1.7 GHz Octa-Core Processor. The HTC Desire 816G is the best buy amongst big screen devices, packing powerful performance and innovative design perfectly at a great price.”

New HTC Desire 816G dual SIM specifications

  • Dual nano SIMs
  • 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) display
  • 1.7 GHz octa-core processor
  • 1GB RAM
  • Android 4.4 (KitKat) with HTC Sense UI
  • 16GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB with micro SD
  • 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, 1080p recording
  • 5 MP front-facing camera, 1080p recording
  • HTC BoomSound, Dual frontal stereo speakers with built-in amplifiers
  • 3G HSPA+, WiFi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX, GPS with a-GPS
  • 2600mAh battery
  • 7.9mm-thick and weighs 158 grams