HTC Desire 816 smartphone was launched in February 2014. The phone comes with a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels at a PPI of 267 pixels per inch.
The HTC Desire 816 is powered by 1.6GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor and it comes with 1.5GB of RAM. The phone packs 8GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the HTC Desire 816 packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
The HTC Desire 816 runs Android 4.4 and is powered by a 2600mAh non removable battery. It measures 156.60 x 78.70 x 7.99 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 165.00 grams.
The HTC Desire 816 is a dual SIM (GSM + CDMA and GSM) smartphone that accepts two Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, FM, 4G. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer.
Founded in 1997 as a laptop manufacturer, Taiwan-based HTC soon began making smartphones based on Windows Mobile and Brew. It released the first commercial Android smartphone, the HTC Dream, in 2008, and is today a manufacturer of both Android and Windows based smartphones. HTC re-entered the tablet market with the Google Nexus 9 in 2014.