Htc Desire 516 Specifications and Review

Android v4.2.2 Jelly Bean
2014, June
2014, June

Htc Desire 516 Specifications

The HTC Desire 516 is a powerful smartphone with its dual-SIM facility, plastic body and specifications with selfies. You may have an arguable design with this smartphone which is made with a lighter body. However, there are a few specialties to make you not feel disappointed.

On HTC Desire 516 you can have the perfect selfie and good video calls. It comes with tricky and a bit complex functions of its front facing camera which enables it to capture quality self-portraits. For instance, users may have to set the ISO and also reduce wavelet noise for improved results. With these tricks you can get the perfect snap with its camera.

Considering its design you may find it to be an average smartphone of HTC. Comparing it with many good looking devices of HTC you can feel the downgraded design of Desire 516. It comes with a complete plastic design and a glass on its display. There is a 5-inch screen which contains 960×540 pixel resolution. This gives it the pixel density of 220ppi. Unlike its lower average design the display is good enough to impress its users.

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It has average hardware specs. In HTC Desire 516 you will have the 1.2GHz quad-core processer along with 1GB of RAM. This is however, not too much powerful but it is good for certain functions and features of Desire 516 to run. Along with this it has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 chipset and Adreno 302 for improved graphics. This enables it to run plenty of good games and softwares with good graphic results.

And finally it has the front camera as its field of specialty to capture good selfies. Unlike its sufficient 2MP front facing camera it has a lower camera on rare. On its back you will have a 5MP camera which is average in its functions with slow shutter. You will also have a LED flash on its rear. While on the front the selfie camera is there to capture good selfies and facilitate video calls.

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The Desire 516 equips with 4GB of internal storage which is expanded up-to 32GB using a micro SD card. Comparing it with the competitors its internal storage is not high enough. Most of the smartphone of its range come up with minimum 8 GB of internal storage. Along with this it has a removable 1950 mAh battery.

General Features of Htc Desire 516
Networks Supported 2G Enabled, 3G Enabled
Technology 2G Network :: GSM 850 – 900 – 1800 – 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network :: HSDPA 900 – 2100
Operating System Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
SIM Dual SIM (Mini-SIM, dual stand-by)
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 200
Processing Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
Graphics Adreno 302
Sensors Accelerometer
Announced 2014, June
Status Available. Released 2014, June
Manufacturer Htc
Dimensions (WxDxH) 140 x 72 x 9.7 mm (5.51 x 2.83 x 0.38 in)
Weight 160 g (5.64 oz)
Colors Available Black, White
Type Capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 540 x 960 pixels, 5.0 inches (~220 ppi pixel density)
Touch Screen Yes
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Alert Types Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Card Slots microSD, up to 32 GB
Internal 4 GB, 1 GB RAM
Data & Communications
Speed HSDPA 21 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps
Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
Browsers HTML5
Radio TBD
GPS & Navigation Yes, with A-GPS support
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP
USB microUSB v2.0
Resolution 5 MP, 2592 х 1944 pixels, LED flash
Features Geo-tagging
Video 720p@30fps
Type Li-Po 1950 mAh battery
Stand By (2G) / Up to 220 h (3G)
Talk Time (2G) / Up to 220 h (3G)
Music Play

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