HTC Desire 516 Specs & Price

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HTC Desire 516 is a beautifully designed 5-incher. It is a dual-SIM Android phone with fast internet support, 1GB of RAM, and a 1.2GHz quad-core processor. HTC Desire 516 sports a 5 megapixels rear camera and a 2 megapixels front facing camera.

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HTC Desire 516


Hardware & Software

HTC Desire 516 offers a 5.0 inch display with 540 x 960 pixels resolution, 5 megapixels rear camera and a 2 megapixels front camera. It also comes with a dual SIM, WiFi, and 3G capabilities. HTC Desire 516 runs on Android v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean), 4 GB internal storage, and expandable memory storage of up to 32 GB. It also comes with a 1950 mAh, Li-Ion battery.

The Desire 516 comes with a very interesting design. It has a nice rounded edge, while the back cover and the battery are both removable. It has a glossy plastic cover which can be smudge magnet, but nothing daily cleaning will not solve.

HTC Desire 516 Price in Nigeria

Pricing and availability

HTC Desire 516 is available in Nigeria. You can buy at leading online stores in Nigeria. HTC Desire 516 Price in Nigeria ranges from N39,000 to N46,000, depending on your location in the country.

HTC Desire 516 Specs

Here are a few specs of the Desire 516:

General Features

  • Platform: Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
  • Processor: 1.2GHz quad-core Processor (Snapdragon 200)
  • GPU: Adreno 302
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Colours: White, Black
  • Dimension: 140 x 72 x 9.7 mm
  • Weight: 160 g
  • SIM Type: Mini SIM
  • SIM Count: Dual-SIM, Dual Standby


  • Display: 5.0-inch Touch Display, 540 x 960 pixels (220ppi)
  • Display Protection:


  • Rear Camera: 5 MP Camera, 720p HD Video
  • Rear Camera Features: LED Flash, Geo-tagging
  • Front Camera: 2 MP Camera


  • Built-in Storage: 4GB Storage
  • Memory Card Support: Up to 32GB
  • Bundled Cloud Storage:

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
  • 2G CDMA 1X: No
  • 3G WCDMA: 900 / 2100MHz
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: No
  • 4G LTE: No

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes, up to 48kbps
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes, up to 21.1Mbps
  • HSPA+: No
  • 4G LTE: No
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.0
  • NFC: No
  • Infrared Blaster: No
  • USB Port: Yes, microUSB 2.0


  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol:


  • Music Player: Yes, mp3, WAV, FLAC, eACC+
  • Video Player: Yes, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD
  • FM Radio:
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes, GPS with A-GPS
  • Maps: Yes, Google Maps

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: No
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor:
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: No
  • Pedometer: No
  • Gyroscope: No
  • Fingerprint Scanner: No
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant:
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control:
  • Voice Control:

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Water Resistant: No
  • Dust Resistant:
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: No (download at store)
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: No (download at store)


  • Battery: 1950 mAh Li-Po Battery
  • Standby Time: up to 220 hours
  • Talktime: up to 9 hours
Paschal Okafor is NaijaTechGuide Team Lead. The article HTC Desire 516 Specs & Price was written by Paschal Okafor. The article was last modified: July 29th, 2019
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