But online retailers are offering the smartphone for a price slightly higher than announced by the company. The handset is currently listed on Infibeam for Rs 24,450 while it is available at Rs 24,999 on Flipkart.

The phone features a plastic design and has a very minimalistic appearance and has dual front-facing BoomSound speakers with built-in amplifiers found on the flagship series.

Specifications of HTC Desire 816

  • 1.6 GHz Quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor
  • Android OS, v 4.4.2 (KitKat)
  • 5.5-inch 720 x 1280p (267 ppi) Super LCD2 display
  • 1.5 GB RAM
  • 8 GB internal memory which is expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card
  • 13MP rear camera with auto-focus, 5MP front facing camera
  • Dual Nano SIM (GSM + GSM)
  • 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4, DLNA connectivity
  • 2600 mAh battery
  • 165 gm