The updated Desire 816G offers a complete new processor along with extended memory. The phone was originally available for Rs 19,990 but now the upraded model could be purchased by giving Rs 1000 extra.

The new HTC Desire 816G smartphone has now drop the 1.3GHz quad-core processor and adopt 1.7GHz octa-core processor.

The Desire 816G dual SIM is said to be a cheaper version of the Desire 816 and comes with the same 5.5-inch display with 1280 x 720 pixels of resolution.

Other features of the smartphone include Android 4.4 KitKat with HTC Sense 6.0, 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front-facing camera, micro SD card and dual SIM support.

Connectivity options includes Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS with A-GPS. A 2,600 mAh battery completes the package.

The device is likely to go on sale soon.