Display, OS and Processor
The HTC Desire 516 sports a 5-inch LCD 540 x 960 pixels multi-touch display with 220 ppi pixels density. Encased in a classic full black colored body, it weighs around 173g and has a 9.7mm thick body. The HTC Desire 516 operates on Android v4.2 Jelly Bean platform with HTC’s Sense UI on top.
Processor and RAM
The HTC smartphone is equipped with a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor which is clocked at a speed of 1.2GHz. The onboard memory (RAM) is 1GB which further aids to the processor speed and performance.
Camera and Storage
The handset is packed with dual cameras; 5MP rear camera and 2MP front facing camera. Like every other HTC phone, even this phone quirks with camera quality. Even though the resolutions are less, they offer good quality videos and photos. The device comes with ample storage memory which is further expandable via microSD slot.
Connectivity and others
For staying connected with other devices, the HTC phone features Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB port, 3G etc. It is fuelled by a 1,950mAh battery, which claims to offer 9 hours of talktime and 220 hours of standby time on 3G networks.
This 5-incher falls under the mid-range phablet category yet packed with impressive features like a powerful processor and decent cameras. The device lacks an HD display but still renders great visuals. Great option if you are looking for a budget phablet with a good brand value.