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HTC Desire 816
Display

5.5 inch, HD720

CPU Speed

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 400, 1.6 GHz, quad-core CPUs

Battery

Embedded rechargeable Li-polymer battery

Capacity : 2600 mAh

Talk time:

  • Up to 21 hours for 3G

Standby time:

  • Up to 737 hours for 3G
Complete Specs
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HTC Desire 816
Advanced Camera Tools
Advanced Camera Tools
HTC Desire 816

Enjoy crisp, clear, vibrant photos with rich color and incredible detail. Capture high-resolution photos and videos, and take beautiful selfies with its 5 megapixel front camera. Automatically create your own videos at the push of a button with Video Highlights feature, and send your experiences to family and friends with easy sharing features*.

* Do not reproduce, distribute, or otherwise use copyrighted materials in connection with the Video Highlights feature unless you have secured the copyright owner’s permission first. © 2013 HTC Corporation. All rights reserved. HTC, the HTC logo, HTC BlinkFeed and HTC Desire are trademarks of HTC Corporation.

HTC Desire 816
More Display, More Content
More Display, More Content
HTC Desire 816

Watch remarkable video playback, great photo viewing, online browsing, and a huge camera viewfinder from an enormous 5.5” HD display screen. Designed with HTC BoomSound™: dual front-facing speakers that drive immersive audio and HTC BlinkFeed™: personalized info feeds that give you Facebook, Twitter, news, sports and more, in real time.
HTC Desire 816
On-Demand Performance
On-Demand Performance
HTC Desire 816

Quad-core processor accelerates performance, drives multitasking to another level, and fuels seamless web browsing with ease. Enjoy rich graphic details, stutter-free gaming, and open multiple apps at once. High-speed 4G data speeds make streaming and downloading content a breeze. Fast streaming, fast refresh rates, fast everything.
HTC Desire 816
World-Class Engine
World-Class EngineHTC Desire 816

Enjoy enhanced voice and data flows with the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 400 processor featuring high-speed 4G LTE connectivity. Noise-cancelling technology ensures that your calls come through loud and clear. Better battery life for longer use, and less charging time. Get more social than ever, and do more with the apps you love.
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Camera
3.5
Sound Quality
3.5
Screen
3.0
Ease of Use
3.5
Battery Life
5.0
Look & Feel
4.0
Overall 5.0 / 5
HTC Accessories
HTC Accessories
  • HTC Battery Bar
    HTC BATTERY BAR
  • HTC Media Link HD
    HTC MEDIA LINK HD
  • HTC Stereo Headphones
    HTC STEREO HEADPHONES
  • HTC Bluetooth StereoClip
    HTC BLUETOOTH STEREOCLIP
  • HTC Battery Bar
    HTC BATTERY BAR
    Make sure your HTC phone can keep up with your busy 24/7 life. The compact and stylish HTC Battery Bar has the power you need to keep your phone up and running wherever your lifestyle takes you. Easy to use, packed with power, and built to fit anywhere, this fashionable device is the ultimate source of portable battery power. 6000 mAh...

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  • HTC Media Link HD
    HTC MEDIA LINK HD
    Wirelessly share content from your phone to your high-definition TV with the HTC Media Link HD. It’s quick, convenient, and completely cordless, and allows you to stream your favorite content.

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  • HTC Stereo Headphones
    HTC STEREO HEADPHONES
    HTC Stereo Headphones come with soft ear buds in different sizes to ensure a good fit. A flat, tangle-free cable features a three-button volume control as well as an in-line microphone. The headphones are compatible with HTC’s exclusive enhanced audio profile for a superior audio experience.

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  • HTC Bluetooth StereoClip
    HTC BLUETOOTH STEREOCLIP
    Stream high-quality sound from your HTC device to your car stereo or home speakers wirelessly with the HTC Bluetooth StereoClip. Forget about connecting cords and wires, and control your car and home stereo with this compact, completely portable device.

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Specs
Specs
Size

156.6 x78.7 x 7.9 mm

Weight

165g

Display

5.5 inch, HD720

CPU Speed

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 400, 1.6 GHz, quad-core CPUs

Platform Android

Android™ with HTC Sense™

HTC BlinkFeed™

SIM Card Type

nano SIM

Network1

3G/3.5G - CDMA:

  • 800/1900 MHz

4G - LTE:

  • 800/1900/2500 MHz (LTE)
Memory2

Total storage: 8GB, available capacity varies

RAM : 1.5GB

Expansion card slot supports microSD™ memory card for up to 128GB additional storage (card not included)

GPS
  • Internal GPS antenna + GLONASS
  • Digital Compass
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light sensor
Connectivity
  • 3.5 mm stereo audio jack
  • NFC
  • Bluetooth® 4.0 with aptX™ enabled
  • Wi-Fi®: IEEE 802.11 b/g/n (2.4 GHz)
  • DLNA® for wirelessly streaming media from the phone to a compatible TV or computer
  • HTC Connect™
  • micro-USB 2.0 (5-pin) port
Sound
  • HTC BoomSound™
  • Dual frontal stereo speakers with built-in amplifiers
  • Sense Voice
Camera
  • Main Camera: 13MP, BSI sensor, f/2.2, 28mm lens, 1080p video recording
  • Front Camera: 5MP, BSI sensor, 1080p video recording
Multimedia

Audio supported formats:

  • Playback: .aac, .amr, .ogg, .m4a, .mid, .mp3, .wav, .wma (Windows Media Audio 9)
  • Recording: .aac

Video supported formats:

  • Playback: .3gp, .3g2, .mp4, .wmv (Windows Media Video 9), .avi (MP4 ASP and MP3)
  • Recording: .mp4
Battery3

Embedded rechargeable Li-polymer battery

Capacity : 2600 mAh

Talk time:

  • Up to 21 hours for 3G

Standby time:

  • Up to 737 hours for 3G
AC Adapter

Voltage range/frequency: 100 ~ 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz

DC output: 5 V and 1 A

  1. Network bands in regions may be different, depending on the mobile operator and your location. 4G LTE only available in select countries. Upload and download speeds also depend on the mobile operator.

  2. Available storage is less due to phone software. Approximately 4.2 GB storage available for user content. Available storage is subject to change based on phone software updates and apps usage.

  3. Battery times (talk time, standby time, and more) are subject to network and phone usage.

    A Standby time specification ("specification") is an industry standard that is only intended to allow comparison of different mobile devices under the same circumstances. Power consumption in a standby state is strongly dependent on factors including but not limited to network, settings, location, movement, signal strength and cell traffic . Comparisons of different mobile devices using such a specification can therefore only be done in a controlled laboratory environment . When using any mobile device in real life circumstances for which the mobile device is intended, the standby time could be considerably lower and will be strongly dependent on the factors as mentioned above.

Note: Specifications are subject to change without prior notice
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