• 5.5" (1920x1080)
  • 2GB
    Snapdragon 615 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 13-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2600 mAh
Specifications Highlights
ProductDesire 826 (2015)
Display5.5" 1920x1080
Rear Camera(s)
  • 13-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 4-MP
  • Snapdragon 615 SoC
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD
Battery2600 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 183g (6.5oz),
Diagonal (inches)5.5"
Sharpness (PPI)401 PPI
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor Pixel Size1.15 µm
Sensor SizeSmall
Hardware Features
  • Flash
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)2600 mAh
Talk Time22 hours
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 615
Processor ModelMSM8939
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)quad-core 1.7 & quad-core 1.0 GHz
RAM Options2GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Operating System + VersionAndroid 5.0
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
Connector TypeMicro USB
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Multimedia Features
  • DLNA
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • WMV
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Light
  • Proximity

Desire 826 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the HTC Desire 826 waterproof?

No. the Desire 826 has not been rated as water-resistant as we do not have an IP-Rating. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Desire 826 Dual-SIM?

No, the Desire 826 does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but it could be different in Asian markets. We mostly track USA data.

Is the Desire 826 4K?

No, the Desire 826 resolution of (1920x1080) is not defined as 4K. 4K is typically defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but it has other similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Desire 826 compatible with Wireless Charging?

No, Desire 826 does not have Wireless Charging.

Does the Desire 826 support 4G networks?

No, the Desire 826 does not seem to work on 4G networks.

Does the Desire 826 work with 5G networks?

No, the Desire 826 does not work on 5G networks.

Does the Desire 826 have a USB-C connector?

No, the Desire 826 does not have a USB-C port.

If the battery of the Desire 826 removable?

No, the Desire 826's battery cannot be removed.

HTC Desire 826 Specs & Speed Benchmarks


Higher is better

3DMark Slingshot 3.1

Higher is better

3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

Higher is better

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better