HTC Desire 820  Samsung Galaxy J7 
Buy Now N/A Buy
Excellence ScoreN/A22.2
Value for Money ScoreN/A62.0
PriceN/ARs. 10,900 onwards
Launch Date (India)Nov, 2014Aug, 2015
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.4, Upgradeable to 6.0Android 5.1, Upgradeable to 6.0
Display FeaturesLCD, Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3)Super AMOLED
Processor NameQualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 + Quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53)Exynos 7580
GPUAdreno 405Mali-T720MP2
RAM2 GB1.5 GB
VoLTEYes
Secondary Camera8.0 MP5.0 MP
FM RadioYes
Thickness7.87 mm7.5 mm
Weight155 gm171 gm
Battery Capacity2600 mAh3000 mAh
Battery StandbyN/A354 hrs
Battery Standby (3G)424 hrsN/A
Battery Talktime (3G)22.40 hrs18.00 hrs
Other Battery ParametersN/AInternet Usage Time (3G): Up to 9 hrs, Internet Usage Time (LTE): Up to 9 hrs, Internet Usage Time (Wi-Fi): Up to 11 hrs, Video Playback Time: Up to 13 hrs, Audio Playback Time: 76 hrs
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • Attractive, dual-tone design
  • Solid build quality
  • Slim, light-weight
  • Very good display, with good outdoor visibility
  • Beautiful, clean, modern HTC Sense overlay over Android
  • Smooth, slick performance all-round, backed by top-end hardware (64-bit based octa-core Snapdragon)
  • Good cameras, both front and back
  • Very good audio/video playback
  • Very good front-firing loudspeakers
  • Decent battery life
  • Dual-SIM functionality
  • Sturdy build quality
  • Good ergonomics
  • Matte finish back provides good grip
  • Very good display - accurate color reproduction, good contrast levels, good viewing angles, great brightness levels, and good sunlight legibility
  • New, leaner TouchWiz UI on top of Android
  • Good speed/performance
  • Good call quality
  • Good camera
  • Good audio quality
  • Excellent battery life
2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • Large dimensions mean single-handed use is out of the picture
  • Average loudspeaker
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