HTC DESIRE 816 is the android smart phone with versatile features and functionalities that comes in compact slate model. This phone release was announced in February 2014 and was officially launched in March 2014. The network technologies used are 2G, 3 G and 4G networks. The 2 G network is available in GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, 3 G in HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100, 4 G in LTE 800 / 900 / 1800 / 2600 in EMEA version and LTE 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 in Asia version. Only one Nano SIM is used. HTC desire is available in attractive and standard black, white, red, grey and green colors.
The body dimensions are 156.6 x 78.7 x 8 mm equal to 6.17 x 3.10 x 0.31 inches and Weighs 165 g equal to 5.82 oz. The display features include 5.50 inch screen size, capacitive touch screen type, 720x 1280pixels resolution, 267 pixels per inch, multi touch HTC sense UI v5.5 and 16 m color. The battery is of 2600mAh battery capacity. The battery is removable and there is no SAR value.
The hard ware includes the 1.6GHz quad core processor and the processor make is Snap Dragon 400. The memory storage capacity include 1.5 GB RAM and internal storage capacity of 8GB. The memory storage is expandable with Micro SD card that could be expanded up to 128 GB.
The visual features include two cameras and the rear camera is of 13 megapixel and front camera with 5 mega pixel. The video is of 1080 p. Other features include geo tagging, autofocus, LED flash, touch focus, face detection, HDR and simultaneous HD video and image recording.
The operating software is android operating system. The chipset used is Quad comm MSM 8928 and snap dragon 400. The CPU is quad core 1.6 GHz cortex A7 and the GPU is Adreno 305. The sensors used are accelerometer, compass or magneto meter and proximity. There is no ambient light sensor, gyroscope, barometer and temperature sensor.
The audio features include alert types in vibration mode, MP3 and WAV ringtones. Stereo Loud speakers, built in amplifiers and 3.5mm jack are the other sound features.
The connectivity and data include GPS, GPRS, WI-Fi, Wi-Fi standards support with 802.11/ b/g/n, Bluetooth with v 4.00, NFC, DLNA, EDGE, speed with HSDPA, HSUPA and LTE, Micro USB and charging via micro USB. There is no Wi-Fi Direct, MHL OUT, Radio FM, proprietary charging connector and proprietary data connector. TBD radio is available in this model.
HTML 5 browser is used for fast browsing, java support with MIDP emulator and GPS with G- support and GLONASS are the other features. No browser supports flash is available in this model. The stand by time and the talk time are not revealed by the company.
There is SNS integration, MP4/H.263/H.264/WMV player, MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV player, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Organizer, Document viewer, Photo viewer, editor, Voice memo, voice dial, commands and Predictive text input in this Smartphone.