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HTC Desire 820




HTC Desire 820 (SIM Free/UK)

The HTC Desire 820 gives you striking looks with a unibody design which now features a duo-colour finish. For a look which will impress everyone around you and also provide your phone the protection it needs. The specification is also great with a multi-core processor, 13MP f/2.2 camera with BSI sensor and the latest 4G/LTE connectivity.

SIM Free / Unlocked UK Stock

We at Clove Technology always provide SIM Free/unlocked phones, and the HTC Desire 820 is no exception. It has a NanoSIM card slot and is compatible with any mobile network which uses this card size.

Reasons to buy HTC Desire 820

  • Android 4.4.2 (KitKat)
  • Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor
  • 13 MP f/2.2 camera with BSI sensor
  • 5.5” Display with 720p resolution
  • HTC BoomSound - dual frontal speakers
  • 4G/LTE data connectivity

Box Contents

  • HTC Desire 820
  • UK Mains Adapter
  • USB Cable
  • User Documentation



The look and feel of the HTC Desire 820 looks a little bit different with its dual colour finish on the unibody design. This creates a fun and interesting phone which will be sure to impress anyone who sees it. Due to the colour edging which has been applied to the front of the case.


Not only does the HTC Desire 820 look good, but it also has the specification to match. The Octa-core Snapdragon 615 processor from Qualcomm and impressive 2GB of RAM work well together, along with the 16GB of internal storage.

This means you can easily jump between apps and enjoy the latest games. There is also plenty of space to store them, but if you need extra storage you will be pleased to hear up to 128GB SD cards can be used with it.

The Qualcomm technology built into the chipset also manages power requirements intelligently, to ensure you are always getting the best from your phone for longer without performance being affected.

Sound and Visuals

With a super large 5.5” high definition display the Desire 820 brings all your photos, movies and web browsing to life. It offers all of these in stunning clarity giving you the ability to enjoy them fully without any compromises.

HTC Boomsound adds an extra dimension to your movies and games, while also making listening to music more enjoyable. It is able to do this by producing high quality audio from the frontal speakers which immerse you in the sound.


Being in communication is now essential and HTC has give the Desire 820 the ability to download apps and access web pages faster than you thought possible due to the inclusion of 4G/LTE connectivity. There is also Bluetooth 4.0 and Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n dual channel to maximise the ways in which you can communicate.


It is possible to take perfect photos with the rear facing 13MP camera, which features an f/2.2 lens and BSI sensor. This gives you the ability to maximise the amount of light which enters the lens for great quality images, even in low light conditions.

There is also a high quality 8MP front-facing camera which makes it easy to take stunning selfie images, which you can customise with in-built tools.


SIM Free & UnlockedYes
Operating SystemAndroid
  • Version4.4.2 (KitKat)
  • Custom SkinHTC Sense with BlinkFeed
  • Speed
  • Dual Core
  • Quad CoreYes
  • Make/ModelQualcomm Snapdragon 615, Octa-core 64-bit
  • Other
Expansion SlotYes
  • TypeMicroSD
  • Capacity (Up to)Up to 128GB
Internal StorageYes
  • Capacity16GB
  • TouchscreenYes
  • Size5.5
  • TypeLCD capacitive touchscreen
  • Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Other
  • Frequencies850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • Speed
  • Frequencies850/900/2100 MHz
  • Speed
  • FrequenciesBands 3,7,8, 20
  • Speed
  • Version4.0
  • FunctionsaptX enabled
  • Version802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 GHz / 5 GHz)
  • Version
  • DatamicroUSB 2.0 (5-pin) port
  • PowermicroUSB
  • Audio3.5mm audio jack
  • Video Out
Device Controls
  • Keyboard
  • Optical Trackpad
  • Hardware Buttons
  • Other
  • Antenna TypeGPS / GLONASS
  • A-GPSYes
  • Built-in SoftwareGoogle Maps
  • Megapixels13MP
  • FlashAuto Focus and LED Flash
  • Camera LensBSI sensor, f/2.2, 28mm lens
  • Other1080p video recording
Front Facing CameraYes
  • Type8MP - BSI sensor, 1080p video recording
  • AccelerometerYes
  • Proximity SensorYes
  • Digital Compass
  • GyroscopeYes
  • Light SensorYes
  • Formatsaac, .amr, .ogg, .m4a, .mid, .mp3, .wav, .flac, .wma
  • Recordingaac
  • Formats3gp, .3g2, .mp4, .mkv, .wmv (Windows Media Video 9), .avi (MP4 ASP and MP3)
  • Recordingmp4
Near Field Communication
FM RadioYes
  • Capacity2600 mAh
  • Type
  • Removable
Call Time
  • GSM
  • 3GUp to 17.8 hours
Standby Time
  • GSM
  • 3GUp to 455 hours
Dimensions157.7 x 78.74 x 7.74 mm
Weight 155 g
Warranty24 months



Will my phone work

The following is a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about this product. Hopefully you will find the answer to your question, if not, use the contact form below and we shall answer it for you.

Do you ship internationally?

Yes - If you are located outside of the UK you may want to take a look at our list of FAQs for international customers on the following link:

Is this phone SIM FREE and Unlocked?

Yes, this phone is unlocked and can be used with networks around the world.

Do check the specifications to ensure compatibility in your region with your network provider. No SIM card or contract applies to this phone.

Is this phone brand new?

Yes. Unless the description of the product suggests otherwise (I.e. EX-DEMO) then this product is brand new and has not been used before.

Is there any network/operator branding?

No - There is only the manufacturer’s branding.

Does the phone have a Micro SDHC/memory card slot?

Yes – this phone supports up to 128GB of external storage

What SIM card does this phone use?

This phone takes a NANO SIM card

Is this handset LTE compatible?

Yes – this phone is compatible on international LTE Bands - 3, 7, 8, 20. Please check with your local operator for LTE network provisions in your area

Does this phone have a removable battery?


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