4 Sep 2014

HTC Desire 820 Smartphone Specifications

HTC has launched its latest mid-range smartphone in the Desire series - the HTC Desire 820 featuring a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor with integrated 4G LTE Cat. 4 connectivity.

The dual-SIM (Nano-SIM) HTC Desire 820 runs on Android 4.4 KitKat with HTC Sense UI skinned on the top. HTC Desire 820 smartphone is the successor to HTC Desire 816.  It features a 5.5-inch HD (720x1280 pixels) display.

The smartphone comes with a 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 SoC (1.5GHz quad-core + 1.0GHz quad-core) housed with 2GB of RAM. The Desire 820 packs a 13-megapixel (with f/2.2 lens) rear facing camera with LED flash and BSI sensor, apart from an 8-megapixel secondary front-facing camera.

The 16GB internal storage on the Desire 820 is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB). Connectivity options on the handset include Wi-Fi, FM radio, Bluetooth, GPRS/ EDGE, GPS/ A-GPS, 3G and 4G LTE connectivity.



HTC Desire 820 smartphone


The handset measures 157.7x78.74x7.74mm and weighs 155 grams. The HTC Desire 820 packs a 2600mAh battery which is rated to deliver up to 22.4 hours (3G) of talk time and 424 hours (3G) of standby time.

"With the HTC Desire 820, we've combined the most advanced technology with the best possible entertainment experience and bold, distinctive design, to deliver a handset that is both desirable and affordable," said Peter Chou, HTC.

HTC has said that with the Snapdragon 615 processor, the HTC Desire 820 will offer 'lightning-fast Cat 4 4G connectivity at speeds of up to 150Mbps.' It also supports HTC's Dot View case which will provide 'instant access to your phone without opening the cover.

HTC Desire 820 detailed specifications:

 

GENERAL






Release date
: Sep-14
Form factor : Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm) : 157.70 x 78.74 x 7.74
Weight (g) : 155
Battery capacity (mAh) : 2600
Removable battery : Yes
SAR value : NA



DISPLAY






Screen size (inches)
: 5.5
Touchscreen : Yes
Touchscreen type : Capacitive
Resolution : 720x1280 pixels
Colours : 16M



HARDWARE






Processor
: 1GHz  octa-core
Processor make : Qualcomm Snapdragon 615
RAM : 2GB
Internal storage : 16GB
Expandable storage : Yes
Expandable storage type : microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) : 128



CAMERA






Rear camera
: 13-megapixel
Flash : Yes
Front camera : 8-megapixel



SOFTWARE






Operating System
: Android 4.4
Java support : Yes
Browser supports Flash : No



CONNECTIVITY






Wi-Fi
: Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported : 802.11 a/ b/ g/ n
GPS : Yes
Bluetooth : Yes, v 4.00
NFC : No
Infrared : No
DLNA : Yes
Wi-Fi Direct : No
MHL Out : No
HDMI : No
Headphones : 3.5mm
FM : Yes
USB : Micro-USB
Charging via Micro-USB : Yes
Proprietary charging connector : No
Proprietary data connector : Yes
Number of SIMs : 2
SIM 1




SIM Type : Nano-SIM
GSM/ CDMA : GSM
3G : Yes
SIM 2




SIM Type : Nano-SIM
GSM/ CDMA : GSM
3G : Yes



SENSORS






Compass/ Magnetometer
: Yes
Proximity sensor : Yes
Accelerometer : Yes
Ambient light sensor : Yes
Gyroscope : No
Barometer : No
Temperature sensor : No