HTC has launched the company’s latest mid-range smartphone – HTC Desire 820q in India at a price tag of Rs. 22,500. it comes in range of colours and available from November 5th.
Commenting on the launch, Chia-Lin Chang, President of Global Sales and Chief Financial Officer, HTC, said,
Our new HTC Desire model gives entertainment lovers exactly what they are looking for; a powerful, fast, stylish smartphone that delivers their favourite content on a big screen at a competitive price. With the HTC Desire 820 and HTC Desire 820q, we’ve combined the most advanced technology with the best possible entertainment experience and bold, distinctive design, to deliver a handset that is both desirable and affordable.
On the specifications front, it features 5.5-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and powered by 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 410 processor which is paired with Adreno 306GPU & 1GB of RAM. It runs on Android 4.4 Kitkat with HTC Sense 6 UI on top and has 16GB in-built memory which can be expanded further up to 128GB by using microSD card. It will get Android L update too.
On the imaging front, it features 13-megapixel rear camera and 8-megapixel front-facing camera for selfie & video-calling.
It features dual-front-facing BoomSound speakers with built-in amplifiers. It is 7.74mm thick and weighs 155 grams.
It has dual-SIM support and connectivity features like 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n (2.4 & 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX and GPS.
It packs 2600mAh battery.