• 5" (960x540)
  • 1GB
    Snapdragon 200 SoC
    4GB Storage
  • 5-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 1950 mAh
Specifications Highlights
ProductDesire 516 dual sim (2014)
Display5" 960x540
Rear Camera(s)
  • 5-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 2-MP
  • Snapdragon 200 SoC
  • 1GB RAM
  • 4GB Storage
  • MicroSD (32GB max.)
Battery1950 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 160g (5.6oz), 140x72x9.7 mm (5.51 x 2.83 x 0.38 inches)
Diagonal (inches)5"
Display/Body Ratio68.4%
Sharpness (PPI)220 PPI
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
NameRear Camera
Sensor Pixel Size µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 720p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)1950 mAh
Talk Time9 hours
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 200
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.2 GHz
RAM Options1GB
Internal Storage Options4GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size32GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 4.2.2
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
Connector TypeMicro USB
SAR US Head0.57 W/Kg
SAR US Body0.59 W/Kg
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • WMA
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • WMV
  • H.264
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS

Desire 516 dual sim Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the HTC Desire 516 dual sim waterproof?

No. Our data shows that the Desire 516 dual sim is NOT water-resistant an has no IP-Rating certification. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Desire 516 dual sim 4K?

No, the Desire 516 dual sim resolution of (960x540) is not considered to be 4K. 4K is often defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on handsets, but it has even more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Desire 516 dual sim support Wireless Charging?

No, the Desire 516 dual sim is not capable of Wireless Charging.

Is the Desire 516 dual sim 4G?

No, the Desire 516 dual sim is not a 4G-LTE smartphone.

Does the Desire 516 dual sim work with 5G networks?

No, the Desire 516 dual sim is not a 5G NR handset.

Is the Desire 516 dual sim USB-C?

No, the Desire 516 dual sim does not have a USB Type C port.

Desire 516 dual sim Benchmarks

GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

Higher is better

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better