I would highly recommend this to anyone looking for a decent phone, but is also on a budget. On that basis, the Desire 816 is a perfectly capable phablet at a very reasonable price. The app drawer still pretty much looks the same,no noticeable difference over here 5. The smartphone runs on android version 4. Not bad Ashaarawy has owned it for less than year before publishing this review Medium phone, I hate plastics, resolution and camera not bad, internet is nice, low system memory, Nice secondry camera, handfull size, I think i will migrate to windows mobile coz i tried android on samsung and htc and both are sluggish and lagging Amazing phone, especially for the price aepler315 has owned it for less than year before publishing this review Very nice phone.
It has dual front facing speakers with Boom Sound. The aluminum buttons are accented by a chamfered edge and have a dark blue coating which matches the color of the phone. I also spent a great amount of time testing out the camera so I was pleasantly surprised at how long the phone lasted even with such heavy usage on the camera. The overall experience has been smooth and responsive with very little lag. This, at least in theory, pits the Desire 816 in direct competition with the OnePlus One — a superior phone in every respect.
The provided headphones didn't provide quality as the smartphone did. Sense 6 has dozens of features, but the main thing that stands out is its simplicity and color. Awesome Camera quality both cameras are excellent and the Boom Speakers just Rocks. If I am reviewing by rating each section, it's based by comparing the above mentioned price range. As with the One M8, we found the 816's battery to stand up surprisingly well, despite conceding a little in size. It is on Sanpdragon 400 1.
At first I thought, it will be a downgrade, cause I loved my one mini. This allows more apps to fit on the screen but since there's no scrolling 9 is all the recent apps you'll see. Default metroska and xvid video container player. The Desire 816 dual sim sported a 5. This makes one-handed operation difficult — but let's be honest, there aren't a whole lot of interactions that can be performed on a 5. The Desire 816 is far from the largest phablet around, with its screen coming in at 26 percent smaller than the monstrous.
With the setting enabled all the time, you can expect to get an extra 10-15 percent battery life. Powered by a mid-ranged Snapdragon 400 processor and 1. So is it worth it? Nescube games are played without any glitch and lag. . Swiping up takes you to the last app you used, while swiping to the left or to the right will take you to the homescreen or BlinkFeed respectively.
Missed calls and incoming messages are duly displayed too of course. We think of lesser performance, lesser build quality, lesser specs, pretty much lesser everything. They, too, politely informed me that it isn't possible to disable, let alone uninstall. Announced at the 2014 in , , it features a 5. The lockscreen features a clock with weather info plus four shortcut slots. You can sort app icons alphabetically, chronologically or manually and you can hide the ones you don't need but can't uninstall bloatware.
Users can create their own or can access and use various themes, wallpapers, sounds. Swiping up the unlock button gives you three different options. If you're a smartphone user who is comfortable drawing this information from traditional sources, or partial to an app like Flipboard which does much the same thing , then Blinkfeed can be always turned off through the settings. So, why the bad score? Dolby digital like sound, gallery is awesome. Anyone who has owned this device will know that you're getting a pretty good bang for your buck. Sense 7 system wide themes Cons 1. By default there would also be an broom icon next to the edit icon in quick settings that clears the ram,but i removed it as it spoilt the look.
Its full-plastic casing won't provide the rock-solid feel of its aluminum-bodied stablemates, though it is relatively sturdy in hand. You can pick what topics you're interested in and BlinkFeed will automatically pull relevant content. The other highlights on the Desire handset that is receiving the update include Snapdragon 400 chipset, 1. I've had this phone for 11 months at the time of writing, and have never had a problem. On the software side of things the Desire 816 is running the latest version of Android out of the box with 4.