The Taiwanese handset maker, HTC is known for offering some impressive handsets to budget and high-end buyers equally. It offers premium high end flagship devices under its One series and budget friendly devices under Desire lineup. The brand has now overhauled the whole design of its desire and launched a new device called Desire 825 in India. This smartphone has been placed by the brand under INR 20,000 and is a good device to own. Here is a brief overview of the handset for those who are looking for a good mid-range handset.
Micro Splash color design: Prior to these, HTC devices were known either for the premium metal design of One series of glossy plastic build on Desire series of handsets. HTC Desire 825 brings in a new design that boasts of matte finish and paint splash design on rear panel. It is more easy on eyes and makes for a good grip as well.
Dolby Atmos audio with Boomsound: This smartphone comes with front firing speakers that are known for their audio output. Furthermore, the speakers are assisted by Dolby Atmos Audio technology that further enhanced the whole listening experience.
Improved Sense UI: The new HTC Desire 825 comes with the improved HTC Sense UI, which featured on the newest flagship HTC 10. This sense UI comes with less bloatwares out of the box, making it one of the smoothest and visually appealing interface.
Below average camera: The cameras on the HTC Desire 825 are mediocre at their best and nothing out of ordinary. They perform moderately in good light conditions and fail in low light conditions.
|General Specifications||Launch Date||June 23, 2016|
|SIM Card||Dual Nano SIM|
|Operating System||Android v6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Custom UI||HTC Sense|
|Dimensions||156.9 x 76.9 x 7.4 mm|
|Processor & RAM||Processor||1.6 GHz Quad core (Cortex A7)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8928|
|Display||Size||5.5 inches (13.97 cm)|
|Sensors||Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass|
|Resolution||720 x 1280 pixels, HD|
|Pixel Density||267 ppi|
|Screen to Body Ratio||68.96 %|
|Other Input Features||Multi-touch|
|Front Camera Sensor||BSI Sensor|
|Rear Camera Sensor||Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)|
|Rear Camera Aperture||f/2.2|
|Front Camera Aperture||f/2.8|
|Rear Camera Features||Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)|
|Rear Auto Focus|
|Front Auto Focus|
1080p@30fps, Full HD
|Battery||Battery Capacity||2700 mAh|
|Battery Type||Li-ion, Removable|
|Talk Time 3G||24 hr|
|Music Play Time||48 hr|
|4G||LTE Cat4 150 Mbps/LTE Cat4 150 Mbps|
Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n
|USB Port||microUSB 2.0|
|Entertainment & Multimedia||Ringtone||Music ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration|
|Audio Format||AAC, AMR, FLAC, M4A (Apple lossless), MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA|
|Video Format||3G2, 3GP, AVI, MPEG4, WMV|
|Storage||Internal Storage||16 GB|
Up to 2 TB
|Calling & Messaging||Phone Book||
|Additional Information||Items in the Box||Handset with built-in Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card|