HTC has officially announced its latest mid-range Smartphone in the Desire Series ,The HTC Desire 820 – at its pre-IFA 2014 event and also announced that smartphone will be available worldwide beginning late-September.
HTC Desire 820
The smartphone comes with 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor with integrated 4G LTE Cat.4 connectivity.There are 2 clusters of 4 cortex A53 cores (total 8) clocked at 1.5 GHz and 1 GHz respectively. Cortex A53 is a 64 bit equivalent of Cortex A7 cores which will enhance performance and power efficiency over Cortex A7.
The dual-SIM (Nano-SIM) HTC Desire 820 runs Android 4.4 KitKat with HTC Sense UI skinned on top. It has 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) display and 16GB internal storage on the Desire 820 is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB).
Connectivity options on the handset include Wi-Fi, FM radio, Bluetooth, GPRS/ EDGE, GPS/ A-GPS, 3G and 4G LTE connectivity.
The Desire 820 packs a 13-megapixel (with f/2.2 lens) rear facing camera with LED flash and BSI sensor, apart from an 8-megapixel secondary front-facing camera.
HTC Desire 820 packs a 2600mAh battery which is rated to deliver up to 22.4 hours (3G) of talk time and 424 hours (3G) of standby time.
HTC also announced that, the HTC Desire 820 will offer ‘lightning-fast Cat 4 4G connectivity at speeds of up to 150Mbps.’ It also supports HTC’s Dot View case which will provide ‘instant access to your phone without opening the cover.
The HTC Desire 820 comes in Marble White (glossy), Tuxedo Grey (matte), Santorini White (glossy), Milky-way Grey (glossy), Tangerine White (glossy), Saffron Grey (glossy), Flamingo Grey (glossy), Blue Mist (glossy), and Monarch Orange (glossy) colors.