htc-desire-816-virginAs mentioned yesterday, the HTC Desire 816 has launched over on Virgin Mobile today, where this particular smartphone ought to charm you into parting with $299.99 as you use this alongside Virgin Mobile’s Beyond Talk no-contract plans. It straddles the line of a smartphone and a tablet, placing it close to phablet category with a 5.5” display alongside Corning’s Gorilla Glass 2 that helps you have peace of mind whenever the Desire 816 is jingling in your pocket with other items like loose change and the ilk.

What are some of the other specifications that one is able to find in the HTC Desire 816? For starters, it will be powered by Android 4.4.2 Kit Ka alongside HTC Sense 6.0, sports 3G/4G connectivity so that you can enjoy blazing 4G LTE speeds whenever you are hooked up to the nationwide Sprint 4G LTE Network. A quad-core 1.6GHz processor would run proceedings from within, while there is a 13MP shooter at the back that captures great looking photos, with selfie lovers not losing out too, thanks to a front-facing 5MP camera.

Your ears will also appreciate the presence of HTC Boom Sound, which happen to be dual front-facing stereo speakers that are powered by integrated amps, helping it project audio with attitude, all of it chugging along to an embedded 2,700mAh Li-Ion battery.

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