HTC has launched its Desire 516 Dual SIM in India that is the latest addition to its Desire range of device. Recently we have seen the leaks of the Butterfly 2 at the Taiwanese NCC. Even though HTC did not taste success with its flagship model HTC One M8, the company has some successes with its plastic variant of the flagship called the HTC One E8. The HTC Desire 516 is a Dual SIM variant that is priced at Rs. 14,200.
The HTC Desire 516 Dual SIM has a 5 inch qHD capacitive touch screen display with resolution of 960 x 540 pixels. It is featured with 1.2 GHz Quad core Snapdragon 200 processor which is coupled together with 1 GB RAM. The HTC Desire 516 Dual SIM runs the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Operating System and will have Sense UI on top of it. The HTC Desire 516 Dual SIM packs the Li-Ion 1950 mAh battery on the back to power it.
The HTC Desire 516 Dual SIM has both rear camera and front facing camera, the rear camera has 5 MP sensor with LED flash Light option and its 720p records HD videos. The front facing camera has 2 MP sensor and also has BSI sensor which is used to take self portraits. It includes connectivity options such as DLNA, 3GHSPA, Wi-Fi, GPS and Bluetooth. This handset has BlinkFeed offline reading mode and many more software features.
This device has memory card slot option which will expand the storage capacity through microSD cards. This device comes with 4 GB of internal storage and this can be expanded up to 64 GB through microSD card. It is a Dual SIM model which is 9.7 mm and weighs around 160 grams.
The HTC Desire 516 Dual SIM will come in Pearl White and Dark Gray color options which will cost around Rs. 14,500. It will be going for sale in India in few days.
HTC Desire 516 Dual SIM Specifications
- Screen, Display: 5-inch, qHD, 540x 960 pixels screen resolution
- Processor: 1.2 GHz Quad core Snapdragon 200 processor
- RAM, Storage (internal & external): 1GB RAM, 4GB internal storage, MicroSD expansion to 64GB
- Camera (rear & front): 5-megapixel rear, LED flash, 720p video recording, 2-megapixel front with BSI sensor
- OS: Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS
- Battery: 1950 mAh