HTC Desire 616 Dual SIM

price Rs. 10,990 onwards launch Jul, 2014
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
poor value-for-money
currently ranked
#141
of 151 phones in Rs. 10,000 - 15,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 4 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Feels comfortable to hold and use
  • Decent display with good saturation levels
  • The elegant HTC Sense interface on top of Android
  • Good speed/performance

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Plastic build and glossy back
  • Inconsistent design language
  • Average camera
  • Average audio quality
  • Low earpiece volume
  • Low loudspeaker volume
  • Average battery life
  • Limited internal storage might start to hurt if you install a lot of apps/games

4 expert review(s)


1,023+ user reviews

video review

source: @technixmedia
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.2
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity
  • Ambient Light
Processor/RAM
Processor1.4 GHz, Octa Core, Mediatek MT6592
GPUMali-450MP4
RAM1 GB
Memory
Internal Memory4 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2000 mAh
Battery Standby (3G)700 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)14.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight150 gm
Thickness9.15 mm
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • Simultaneous HD video and image recording
  • HDR
Secondary Camera2.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • HD Video Recording
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
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App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
FM RadioYes
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brand rating
3.09/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys