HTC has officially announced its HTC Desire 820s dual SIM smartphone in India, which was globally launched in November 2014. Desire 820s dual SIM smartphone will be available in two color options, which include Milky-way Grey and Santorini White – priced at 24,890 INR.
Desire 820s is comes with 5.5 inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 layer on top and pixel density of 267 ppi. It has a 64 bit Octa Core MediaTek MT6572 CPU, ticking at 1.7 GHz backed by 2 GB RAM, 16 GB internal memory and an expansion slot for up to 32 GB Micro SD card storage.
Desire 820s features a 13 MP auto focus rear camera with LED flash, 28mm lens and full HD video recording and also has an 8 MP front facing camera on board which also supports 1080p video recording. HTC Desire 820s employs a 2600 mAh non removable battery inside with no words about talk time or standby time.
If we talk about software, desire 820s is running HTC Sense 6 UI based on Android 4.4 KitKat out of the box. Connectivity features include 4G LTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS / A-GPS, GPRS, Micro USB port and dual SIM connectivity. This unibody device also comes with powerful dual front HTC BoomSound speakers which offers great sound quality.
Commenting at the launch, Mr. Faisal Siddiqui, President, South Asia, HTC, said, “Our customers are gradually looking for bigger screens, faster processors, network speeds and outstanding battery life. They are creating and consuming rich video content and want greater freedom to personalise their smartphones. We know they love the flexibility that comes with expandable memory. At a very remarkable price, the HTC Desire 820s dual sim delivers the latest technical features with an outstanding user experience in a sleek, chic, slim package.”
HTC Desire 820s will compete against OnePlus One, Xiaomi Mi4, Nexus 5, upcoming Huawei Honor 6 Plus, etc. in Indian market.
Key Specifications of HTC Desire 820s:
|Model||HTC Desire 820s|
|Display||5.5 inch HD IPS display|
|Processor||1.7 GHz 64 bit Octa Core MediaTek MT6572|
|OS||Android 4.4 KitKat with HTC Sense 6 UI|
|Camera||13 MP rear and 8 MP front camera|
|Internal Memory||16 GB|
|Dimensions and Weight||15.77×7.87x 0.77 cm and 155 grams|