The HTC Desire 828 was made available in November of 2015. The device was released as another entry in the Desire series of the company, and consisted of mid to high end specifications. The device will only be available in white color variant. Additionally, the device offers dual-sim support and 4G LTE connectivity. It also features BoomSound speakers for sound output, further enhanced by Dolby Audio enhancement.
Design & Display
The HTC Desire 828 follows the usual design scheme of the Desire series. The phone features physical buttons and is made up of polycarbonate like the other phones in the Desire series. The right panel has the volume up/down and power button, while the left panel has slots of dual SIM and the SD card. The device’s measurements are 157.7 x 78.9 x 7.9 mm.
The screen size of the device is 5.5 Inches, and has a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, making it a Full HD screen, with a pixel per inch density of 401. A capacitive display panel is used in the phone’s screen. The screen will be sharp thanks to the 401 ppi. The viewing angles are also expected to be decent from all angles.
Software and Hardware
The HTC Desire 828 runs on the Android operating system, along with its own UI skinned on top of it. The device’s premium hardware paired up along with the latest Android OS is able to deliver a lag-free experience. The device is also expected to get the latest Android updates as soon as they are made public.
The phone will be running on the Android Lollipop v5.1 Operating system. The device will come powered with a Mediatek MT6753 chipset, with the processor being Octa-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53. The graphical processing unit will be powered by a Mali-T720MP3 chipset.
The device becomes available only in one storage variant. The HTC Desire 828 will have a MicroSD slot for expanding the storage up to 200 GB for storing media such as audio and video. The unlocked cellphone will come packed with High amount of RAM, which can help people multi-task without experiencing any shutters or lag.
The unlocked cellphone will be having 16 GB of internal storage for installing applications, and storing any additional data, such as media files or documents. 2 GB of RAM is available in the device for running applications, and multi-task between them.
The HTC Desire 828 will come with a 13 Megapixel rear-facing camera. The camera is equipped with a dual LED flash, and autofocus capabilities and Optical Image Stabilization (OIS). It will also be able record HD videos of 1080p at 30 fps. A 5 MP front-facing camera will also be available, with an aperture of f/2.0 and length of 27mm in the device capable of recording videos of 1080p at 30 fps.
The unlocked cellphone will be supporting a Li-ion 2800 mAh battery, which will most likely be able to offer a battery backup of one day with moderate usage.