HTC China is overwhelmed with 1.26 million pre-orders for its latest HTC Desire 820s smartphones that the company mentioned on its official account in Chinese social network Qzone that only 50,000 phones are currently available.
The HTC Desire 820s, a variatn of the Desire 820 launched in September, was released only in China market. Its featues and specifications are similar to the HTC Desire 820.
In terms of differences, the Chinese Desire 820s sports a 64-bit 1.7GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6752 processor with 4G LTE connectivity and Mali T760 GPU,.
The earlier Desire 820 version released elsewhere in September has the 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 SoC (1.5GHz quad-core + 1.0GHz quad-core). In addition, the octa-core MediaTek SoC comes with 2GB of RAM.
Otherwise, the dual-SIM HTC Desire 820s released in China runs on Android 4.4 KitKat. It has a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) display. It sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, and an 8-megapixel second front-facing camera for selfies.
The HTC Desire 820s comes with 16GB internal storage, expandable with a microSD card up to 128GB. It can be onnected to Wi-Fi, FM radio, Bluetooth, GPRS/ EDGE, GPS/ A-GPS, 3G and 4G LTE.
Specs of HTC 820s:
Form factor Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm) 157.70 x 78.74 x 7.74
Weight (g) 155.00
Battery (mAh) 2600
Screen size (inches) 5.50
Touchscreen type Capacitive
Resolution 720×1280 pixels
Processor 1.7GHz octa-core
Processor make MediaTek MT6572
Internal storage 16GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 128
Rear camera 13-megapixel
Front camera 8-megapixel
Operating System Android 4.4
Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes