Having a look similar to that of its predecessor (HTC Desire 816), the HTC Desire 820 has a two-tone body and draws in fingerprints and scratches effortlessly. It produces a magnificent display with a 720p 5.5-inch screen though has a reduced brightness level. It has a 13 MP rear camera and the camera app offers a variety of options to the users. The most used settings serve as the default mode of setting automatically. Thereby giving a quality to the photography.
64-bit octa-core SoC by Qualcomm is the best feature of HTC with a 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage facility. However, storage can be increased by additional144GB using SD card. The device uses Snapdragon 615 which has 4 numbers of 1.5 GHz and 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53 cores and four 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 cores each and an Adreno 405 GPU. It uses easy to use UI 6.0 skin and also allows the quick launch of the apps. This device has a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and a front camera has 8 MP. It also has Wi- Fi, Bluetooth and LTE network connections.
Despite many of advantages, the heating problem is the common problem of all smartphones. Battery specifications of 2600 mAh is another feature extracted from its predecessor. This is the only disadvantage with this device.
HTC Desire 820 has developed a lot to gain customer’s choice. But the battery running out is the only threat that need to be addressed to make it more customer friendly. It has given HTC family a new direction.