HTC Desire 516C GSM + CDMA Phone Specs, Price in India, Deals

At a Mumbai based event, Taiwanese Smartphone maker HTC has launched the HTC Desire 516C Smartphone in India. The device is already up for sale on Snapdeal for Rs. 12,990.

HTC Desire 516C Features

The Mobile Phone is a Dual SIM handset wit dual Standby and supports GSM and CDMA networks. It measure at 140 x 72 x 9.7 mm and weighs 158 Grams. The cell phone sports a 5-Inch IPS Display with qHD Resolution of 960 x 540 Pixels.

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The HTC Desire 516C Specs include a 1.2 GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 Processor, Adreno 302 GPU and 1GB RAM for smooth performance. The device has 4GB of internal storage which is further expandable up to 32GB.

The device sports a VGA camera on the front for video calling and a 5 Mega Pixel Snapper on the back with features like LED Flash, Auto Focus, Touch Focus, Digital Zoom, Panorama, Face Detection, HDR, Geo-Tagging etc.

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The Device runs on Android OS overlapped with HTC Sense UI. Under the hood is a 1950 mAh Battery that gives up to 9 Hours of Talk time and 220 Hours on standby. Talking about the connectivity, the smartphone comes with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.0, MicroUSB V2.0, A-GPS Support, FM Radio, 3.5 mm Audio Jack etc.

HTC Desire 516C Specifications

Name HTC Desire 516C
Price Rs. 12,990
Colors White
Body Dimensions 140 x 72 x 9.7 mm
Weight 158 Grams
SIM Dual SIM, Dual Standby (GSM + CDMA)
Bands GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
CDMA 800 MHz
Data Speed
Display Size 5-Inch
Technology IPS Capacitive Touch Screen
Resolution 960 x 540 Pixels
Pixel Density
Multi-touch Yes
Chipset CPU 1.2GHz Quad Core Cortex-A7 based Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 Processor
GPU Adreno 302
Storage Internal 4GB Built-in
Expandable Expandable up to 32GB via MicroSD Card
Camera Front 0.3 Mega Pixels VGA
Rear 5 Mega Pixels
Camera Features LED Flash, Auto Focus, Touch Focus, Digital Zoom, Panorama, Face Detection, HDR, Geo-Tagging
Operating System Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean * with Sense UI (TBC)
Battery Capacity 1950 mAh Li-Ion
Talk Time Up to 9 Hours
Standby Up to 220 Hours
Data Feature WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot
Bluetooth Yes, V4.0
USB MicroUSB V2.0
FM Radio Yes
IR Blaster No
Audio Yes, 3.5mm
Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity
Format Audio* WAV, AAC, AMR, MP3, WMA, MIDI, FLAC, eAAC+
Video* 3GP, MP4, AVI, H.264, H.263
Others SNS applications, Photo viewer/editor, Document viewer, Organizer, Voice memo/dial/commands, Predictive text input


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