Display and Design
The HTC Desire 816G (2015) flaunts a 5.5-inch S-LCD2 which offers a resolution of 720 x 1,280 pixels and a pixel density of 267ppi. It has very thin lateral bezels with a screen to body ratio of 67.7% and provides superior outdoor visibility. Despite being so big, it has a waistline of just 8mm and tips the scale at 158g.
Processor and Platform
For driving its processes, the HTC Desire 816G (2015) relies on a 1.7GHz octa-core Cortex A7 processor sitting on MediaTek MT6582 chipset. It is aided by Mali-400 MP2 and 1GB RAM to deliver robust performance. It sails on Android v4.4.2 KitKat OS.
Camera and Storage
The HTC Desire 816G (2015) carries a 13MP autofocus rear camera inclusive of simultaneous HD image and video recording, HDR, geo-tagging, BSI sensor, touch to focus, exposure compensation, LED flash and ISO control. The support for HTC Zoe and automatic video highlight allows you to reproduce better snapshots and videos. It can shoot full HD videos at 30fps and is accompanied by a 5MP front facing snapper for selfies. It arrives with an inbuilt memory of 16GB which is further expandable up to 32GB.
Battery and Connectivity
The HTC Desire 816G (2015) sips juice from a sealed 2,600mAh Li-Po battery which claims to deliver up to 10 hours of talktime and up to 460 hours of standby time. On the connectivity front, it supports 3G, Wi-Fi, Mobile hotspot, USB port, GPS/A-GPS, USB OTG and GLONASS.