HTC Desire 820 specification and prices
First info about the Desire 820 by HTC appeared on September 2014 and the first offers appeared on November 2014. This device belongs to the lowest price range: the HTC Desire 820 cost in USA for now is $179.67. The mobile phone is on sale from carriers including AT&T Wireless, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless, Metro PCS as well as retailers like RadioShack, Wal-Mart.
The mobile phone runs on the most popular platform on the market for now - Android OS. Desire 820 was produced with the already outdated for now Android version: 4.4.2 (KitKat). It means that the mobile phone owner will be able to run only some old games and apps with this default OS version. The model has Octa-core (4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.0 GHz Cortex-A53) CPU that shows a great performance. The mobile phone runs 2 GB RAM that is a common amount of memory for normal usage.
This device has great 13 megapixel rear camera. It will produce amazing pictures and videos. The camera has aperture size 2.2. It is a rather large aperture for a mobile and it will allow the HTC Desire 820 to let in more light to make good pictures in dark rooms. Desire 820 8 megapixel front camera is great for selfie lovers. Primary camera of HTC Desire 820 can film full HD high definition video, which is only second to 4K.
The HTC Desire 820 has a big 5.5 inch display. It means that many users may experience difficulties using the mobile phone with one hand. Such screen size has amazing benefits in compare to the smaller display: it's more handy to use the screen as a viewfinder, better for playing games and perfect for quick typing.
Desire 820 has non-removable Li-Po 2600 mAh battery, which can 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 model is thin.
You can purchase 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)
- 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