HTC Desire 820 specification and prices
First information about the Desire 820 by HTC appeared on September 2014 and on sale it appeared on November 2014. This device belongs to the middle price range: the lowest HTC Desire 820 price in USA for today is $209.99. The mobile is on sale from carriers including AT&T Wireless, Virgin Mobile USA, T-Mobile, Boost Mobile as well as retail stores like Best Buy, Wal-Mart.
The mobile runs on the most popular operating system on the market for now - Android OS. Desire 820 was produced with the already out-of-date at the moment Android version: 4.4.2 (KitKat). It means that the mobile owner will be able to run only some old games and apps with this default OS version. The mobile phone is equipped with Octa-core (4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.0 GHz Cortex-A53) processor which provides an outstanding performance. The model runs 2 GB RAM which is a typical amount of memory for normal usage.
The Desire 820 has powerful 13 megapixel rear camera. With such camera owner of this device will be able to take great pictures and videos. The camera has aperture size 2.2. It is a not very large aperture for a mobile and it will allow the HTC Desire 820 to let in more light to capture good pictures at night. Desire 820 8 megapixel front camera is perfect for having excellent selfies. Rear camera of HTC Desire 820 can shoot full HD high definition video, which is only second to 4K.
The mobile phone has a big 5.5 inch display. This means that a lot of users will have some difficulties using the mobile phone with one hand. Such display size has amazing benefits in compare to the smaller display: it's easier for making pictures, better for watching movies and amazing for quick typing.
This phone has non-removable Li-Po 2600 mAh battery, which will guarantee up to 424 hours of standby time and about 22 hours of talk time. It is perfect battery life results.
The model's weight is 155 grams (5.47 oz), it is 157.7 mm (6.21 in) high, 78.7 mm (3.10 in) wide and has a 7.7 mm (0.30 in) depth what means that this cell phone is thin.
You can buy Desire 820 in Marble White, Tuxedo Grey, Santorini White, Milky-way Grey, Tangerine White, Saffron Grey, Flamingo Grey, Blue Misty or Monarch Orange colors.
Internal Storage & RAM
- 2014, September
- Available. Released 2014, November
- Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
- Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
- Octa-core (4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.0 GHz Cortex-A53)
- Adreno 405
- 13 MP, f/2.2, 28mm, autofocus, LED flash
- 8 MP, f/2.3, 1080p
- 1080p@30fps, 720p@60fps
- Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR
- 5.5 inches
- 720 x 1280 pixels (~267 ppi pixel density)
- LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3 - HTC Sense UI 7.0
- Non-removable Li-Po 2600 mAh battery
- About 424 h
- About 22 h 24 min
- 157.7 x 78.7 x 7.7 mm (6.21 x 3.10 x 0.30 in)
- 155 g (5.47 oz, 0.34 lb)
- Marble White, Tuxedo Grey, Santorini White, Milky-way Grey, Tangerine White, Saffron Grey, Flamingo Grey, Blue Misty, Monarch Orange
- 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
- microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
- v4.0, A2DP, aptX
- Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
- Yes (optional)
- FM radio
- microUSB v2.0, USB Host
- Accelerometer, proximity, compass
- SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
- GSM / HSPA / LTE
- GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - EMEA, Asia HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 - Europe TD-SCDMA - Asia
- LTE band 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - Europe LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900) - EMEA LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - Asia
- HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps