After introducing the Desire 820 and 820q for the Indian market last month, HTC has now revealed the official pricing of the phones. According to the company, Desire 820 will retail for INR 24,990 in the country, while the Desire 820q will be available for INR 22,990. The phones will go on sale beginning November 5.
To remind you, the Desire 820 smartphone comes with a 5.5-inch 720p HD display and is powered by Qualcomm’s 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 615 processor. The phone also packs 13MP rear camera, 8MP front shooter, dual-SIM support, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, microSD card slot and Android 4.4.
On the other hand, the Desire 820Q is powered by 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor, however the rest of the specifications of the phone are same as Desire 820. Both phones support 4G LTE/ 3G connectivity on both SIM card slots.
“Our new HTC Desire model gives entertainment lovers exactly what they are looking for; a powerful, fast, stylish smartphone that delivers their favourite content on a big screen at a competitive price. With the HTC Desire 820 and HTC Desire 820q, we’ve combined the most advanced technology with the best possible entertainment experience and bold, distinctive design, to deliver a handset that is both desirable and affordable,” said Chia-Lin Chang, President of Global Sales and Chief Financial Officer, HTC.