Meant to be the best-in-class mid segment phone, HTC’s Desire 816G lacks shiny aluminium body its expensive sibling, the One M8. But that surely doesn’t make this phone feel cheap. Hold one of these and surely get to know that the plastic used for this phone’s construction is a high quality one. In terms of design and build quality, this phone is definitely a beast.
With its 5.5 inch HD screen, the Desire 816G is able to show everything pretty clearly. Colour reproduction is vivid and though the screen isn’t a Full-HD one, however, the display is still surprisingly sharp. Another high point of the phone’s construction is its BoomSound speakers that are located in the front both – at the top and bottom. Apart from that, the phone comes with all the regular connectivity options like 4G LTE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth but lacks NFC.
Some Special Features of HTC Desire 816G
- 5.5 inch, 1280×720-pixel display
- 1.6 GHz Quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor
- 8GB of internal storage
- Micro-SD card slot for expansion up to 32GB
- 1.5GB RAM
- HTC BoomSound Speakers
- HTC Sense 6 UI
- 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Blutooth
- Android Kitkat 4.4.2
- Dual Sim – 2 nano SIM card slots
- 13MP rear and 5MP front camera
- Non-removable 2600mAh battery
The HTC Desire 816G is undoubtedly a solid device owing to the price tag it bears. The company is now taking the mid-segment market seriously and that can be seen from the efforts they are making for the devices in this category. Buying the Desire 816G can, therefore, be a great decision taking into account the specs offered at this price.