The HTC Desire 816 is a solid Android phablet. The device features Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 400 SoC and a quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex A7 processor under the hood. Running Android OS 4.4.2 (KitKat), the Desire 816 also has a 5.5-inch screen and 13-megapixel camera.
- Dependable performance
- Well-built, smooth plastic body
- Above-average main camera
- Low pixel density
- Poor battery life
- Misplaced capacitive keys
With its stylish polycarbonate build, powerful chipset and surprisingly capable camera, the HTC Desire 816 offers plenty of value at a midrange price.
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