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Taiwanese mobile maker HTC launched its new mobile HTC Desire 826x in the above mid price range. HTC launched this variant in July 2015, just 3 months after its previous release HTC Desire 826. The difference between HTC Desire 826 and Desire 826x is just their SIM slots where the latter supports GSM+CDMA. Now going into the details...
Full HD resolution, 13MP camera
4MP front camera, GSM+CDMA SIM slot, 2600mAh battery
The HTC Desire 826x packs a Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 Octa core processor. The phone runs on Android OS, v5.0.1 (Lollipop), and according to HTC, the software update for HTC Desire 826x will be released soon. The standard OS of HTC Desire 826x is supported by company’s own user interface HTC Sense UI.
The primary camera of HTC Desire 826x is a 13MP shooter with autofocus, LED flash, and f/2.2 aperture. It also has some additional features like geo-tagging, touch focus, HDR, and face detection. The secondary, 4MP front camera comes with f/2.0 aperture.
With a non-removable 2600 mAh Li-Po battery, the HTC Desire 826x claims that a single charge can run for 687 hours in standby mode and 19 hours on talktime.
Design and Display:
The HTC Desire 826x dual SIM (GSM+CDMA) comes with a 5.5 inch Super LCD3 screen with 68.1% screen to body ratio. The phone looks good visually and ergonomically, and also carries an impressive 401 ppi pixel density and full HD resolution.
The HTC Desire 826x comes with 16GB internal memory which can be expandable up to 256GB, with a dedicated slot.
Also the HTC Desire 826x features Dolby audio enhancement, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, and sensors like Accelerometer, proximity, and compass.
The HTC Desire 826x’s price in India starts from Rs 17999. When it comes to design and processor performance, HTC Desire 826x is a keeper. But considering other main features like camera, battery, and storage, it is advised to have a broader view and look up other phones at the same price range like Lenovo P2 4GB RAM, Vivo V5, Moto M, Oppo F1s which provide much better features.
HTC Desire 826x full specs and reviews as of Mar 2018. Buy it here!
480 x 800 pixels
AMOLED or SLCD
Screen to Body Percentage
HTC Sense UI, Multitouch
Expandable Card Slot
microSD, Up to 128 GB
Android OS, v2.1 (Eclair), upgradable to v2.2 (Froyo)
4.69 x 2.36 x 0.47 inches ( 119 x 60 x 11.9 mm )
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Dual SIM (Mini-SIM)
Up to 6 h 40 min (2G) / Up to 6 h 30 min (3G)
Qualcomm QSD8250 Snapdragon S1
4 (Quad Core)
Accelerometer, proximity, compass
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