For readers who are considering buying the HTC Desire 816 or the HTC One X+, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in Australia. The comparison could help readers make an informed decision.
Display and Design
The HTC Desire 816 comes with a 5.5-inch Super LCD2 capacitive touch screen, rendering 720 x 1280 pixels resolution. The HTC One X+ comes with a 4.7-inch Super LCD2 capacitive touch screen, rendering 720 x 1280 pixels resolution.
The HTC Desire 816 comes with 156.6 x 78.7 x 8 mm dimensions and weighs 165 grams. The HTC One X+ comes with 134.4 x 69.9 x 8.9 mm dimensions and weighs 135 grams.
Hardware and Operating System
The HTC Desire 816 is equipped with a 1.6 GHz quad core cortex A7 processor and Qualcomm MSM8928 Snapdragon 400 chipset. It comes with 8 GB of internal memory, which can be expanded by up to 128 GB using a Micro SD card.
The HTC One X+ is equipped with a 1.7 GHz quad core processor and NVIDIA Tegra 3 AP37 chipset. It comes in 32 GB and 64 GB internal memory variants and no Micro SD slot for additional memory.
The HTC Desire 816 runs on the Android KitKat operating system and has 1.5 GB of RAM. The HTC One X+ runs on the Android Jelly Bean operating system and has 1 GB of RAM.
The HTC Desire 816 sports a 13 MP primary camera with autofocus and LED flash. The secondary camera on the device is 5 MP. The HTC One X+ sports an 8 MP primary camera with autofocus and LED flash. The secondary camera on the device is 1.6 MP.
The HTC Desire 816 comes with a non-removable Li-Po 2600 mAh battery, which allows for a talk time of about 21 hours on 3G. The HTC Desire X+ comes with a non-removable Li-Ion 2100 mAh battery, which allows for a talk time of about 12 hours and 45 minutes.
Price in Australia
The HTC Desire 816 Dual Sim is priced at around AU $389.95 and the HTC One X+ is priced at around AU $549.95 in Australia.
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