HTC Desire 816G Specs & Price

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HTC Desire 816G is very similar to the Desire 816, but offers a octa-core processor. It is a mid-range Android phablet with a 5.5-inch display with a 13 megapixels rear camera and a 5 megapixels front camera.

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HTC Desire 816G


Hardware & Software

Like most phones from HTC, the Desire 816G has a smooth finishing and smart design. The device is available in two different colors- white or black. Like the Desire 620G, Desire 816G is also a Dual-SIM phone.

HTC Desire 816G runs on Android OS v4.4.2 (KitKat) with HTC Sense 6 UI skin. It is powered by a 1.7GHz octa-core processor with 1GB of RAM. HTC Desire 816G sports 8GB or 16GB built-in storage.

HTC Desire 816G has a 13 megapixels rear camera with a LED flash as well as a 5MP front facing camera, which is really good for people who like to have very high-end camera in their mobile.

The 2600 mAh Li-Po battery of this device will allow you to talk for up to 10 hours. So, HTC Desire 816G is a very good choice for people who want a well built Android phone within reasonable budget.

HTC Desire 816G Price in Nigeria

Pricing and availability

HTC Desire 816G is available in Nigeria. You can buy at leading online stores in Nigeria. HTC Desire 816G Price in Nigeria ranges from N70,000 to N77,000, depending on your location in the country.

HTC Desire 816G Specs

Here are a few specs of the Desire 816G:

General Features

  • Platform: Android 4.4.2 (KitKat), HTC Sense 6 UI
  • Processor: 1.7GHz octa-core Processor
  • GPU:
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Colours: White, Black
  • Dimension: 156.6 x 78.7 x 8 mm
  • Weight: 158 g
  • SIM Type: Nano SIM
  • SIM Count: Dual-SIM, Dual Standby


  • Display: 5.5-inch Display, 720 x 1280 pixels (267ppi)
  • Display Protection:


  • Rear Camera: 13 MP Camera, 1080p HD Video
  • Rear Camera Features: LED Flash, Autofocus, HDR, Face Detection, Panorama, Geo-tagging
  • Front Camera: 5 MP Camera, 1080p HD Video


  • Built-in Storage: 8GB or 16GB 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: Yes

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 with A2DP
  • 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: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


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

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • 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
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes (with dedicated mic)
  • 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: 2100 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
  • Standby Time: up to 460 hours
  • Talktime: up to 10 hours
Paschal Okafor is NaijaTechGuide Team Lead. The article HTC Desire 816G Specs & Price was written by Paschal Okafor. The article was last modified: July 29th, 2019
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