HTC today announced the India launch of the new HTC Desire 820s dual sim, a stylish and feature packed device that raises the bar for mid-range smartphones. The HTC Desire 820s dual sim delivers more of what you love including the ability to enjoy an immersive 13.97 cm (5.5”) wide screen multi-media experience and capture amazing photos through its 8 megapixel front facing and 13 megapixel main cameras.
Enjoy your favourite movies, music and games, in high definition on a 13.97 cm (5.5”) HD screen and at exceptional speeds with the 1.7 GHz Octa-Core processor. The HTC Desire 820s dual sim also features HTC’s signature BoomSound™ front facing speakers for an extraordinary listening experience with outstanding sound quality.
“Our customers are gradually looking for bigger screens, faster processors, network speeds and outstanding battery life. They are creating and consuming rich video content and want greater freedom to personalise their smartphones. We know they love the flexibility that comes with expandable memory,” said Mr. Faisal Siddiqui, President, South Asia, HTC. Further to which he added, “At a very remarkable price, the HTC Desire 820s dual sim delivers the latest technical features with an outstanding user experience in a sleek, chic, slim package.”
Lose yourself in content
Whatever your surroundings, the HTC Desire 820s dual sim is perfect for immersing yourself in your favourite content. Watching videos or checking out the latest movie trailers, the vivid 13.97 cm (5.5”) high definition display allows you to enjoy big-screen entertainment without compromise. Or high definition mobile gaming, TV or creating momentous video and photo sequences with Zoe™Highlights, enjoy the clear sound offered by the front-facing stereo speakers and two powerful, dedicated amplifiers of HTC BoomSound™.
Big, bold, distinctive style
In true HTC style, quality doesn’t stop at performance. Bright, bold, light and sleek, the chic designed HTC Desire 820s dual sim stands out from the crowd thanks to HTC’s double shot colour technology. Launching in India in Tuxedo Grey, the HTC Desire 820s dual sim features a two-tone colour unibody that not only looks stylish but ensures awesome device quality, strength and tolerance. The distinctive colour trims around the camera, buttons and flash merge seamlessly into one another creating a slick look and a great way to show off your personality.
The hugely popular HTC Dot View™ case will also be available from launch, providing instant access to your phone without opening the cover. With a range of functions from answering calls and receiving and dismissing notifications with a simple swipe, this retro style case can be customised to suit any situation, with the ability to create your own wallpaper by selecting images from your gallery or from 18 different themes.
Premium camera for stunning photos and selfies
With an 8 megapixel front facing camera, capturing high quality selfies of you, friends & family are guaranteed to please. Enhancing the imaging experience, the HTC Desire 820s dual sim also offers real time Live Makeup, allowing you to preview the image and set the desired level of skin smoothing before capturing. The Photo Booth function allows you to capture several moments in a single image. The unique on board imaging software even allows you to merge your features with a friend or a celebrity for a fun and completely original look.
The HTC Desire 820s dual sim offers high-performance imaging with a f/2.2 aperture and a 13 megapixel BSI sensor, that help the phone’s rear camera capture incredible quality images in both daylight and low light, so your photos will be bursting with detail even as the sun goes down. If photography isn’t your strength, press and hold the shutter for rapid-fire and continuous shooting – ideal for capturing fast moving objects or for selecting the best shot at a later date.
Dual Sim card holders give you the freedom of having two phones in one, making it easy to switch between multiple mobile accounts and manage both work and personal profiles from one device.
Advanced technology for ultimate performance
Entertainment lovers can revel in the ability to stream music, download films and juggle multiple social feeds or apps both smoothly and effortlessly with integrated LTE support. The HTC Desire 820s dual sim a snappy Octa-Core processor for smooth multi-tasking that offers lightning-fast Cat 4 4G connectivity at speeds of up to 150 Mbps.
To ensure that you get more from your phone for longer the HTC Desire 820s dual sim operates at maximum power efficiency with MediaTek technologies’ processing capabilities. This technology features separate performance and low power clusters within the processor to better manage intensive and lighter workloads.
HTC Recommended Retail Price (RRP)
The India MRP for the HTC Desire 820s dual sim is Rs. 25,500/- and MOP of the same is Rs. 24,890/-.