Nowadays along with the high end devices, Android manufacturers are also concentrating on the low and mid range devices. Some devices in the mid range categories have been a huge hit – Galaxy Grand, Moto G, etc. Now HTC is set to join the bandwagon and have announced the Desire 516 for European market.
HTC Desire 516 is a typical mid range device offering good specs. It has a 5″ screen with a resolution of 540 x 960 pixels which results to about 220 ppi. It is powered by quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor with a clock frequency of 1.2 GHz, 1 GB of RAM and Adreno 320 GPU.
Desire 516 has a 5 MP rear camera and 2 MP front camera. The internal memory of this device is 4 GB with an expandable microSD card slot available. It will run on the Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2 OS. The battery capacity of this device is 1950 mAh.
HTC Desire 516 is already available in India and China and HTC is launching it in Europe with a view to provide some competition to the Moto G which is doing remarkably well. It will come in 2 colors – white and grey hues and the price of this phone will be $270.