HTC Desire 520 Specs and Price

HTC Desire 520 Specs and Price: The HTC Desire 520 has a 4.7 inches display screen with 1.2 GHz, quad-core Snapdragon 410 processor and offers support for fast 4G networks. It is one of the Desire series released along with Desire 620, Desire 620s, Desire 526, to expand HTC's product line in the low-end section of the market. Although they all have similarities in features like 8MP rear cameras, micro SD card slots up to 2TB,  2,000 milliamp-hour (mAh) batteries, and run on Android 5.1 Lollipop, the HTC Desire 520 is the smallest and most affordably priced in this series. 


HTC Desire 520

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HTC Desire 520 Overview

With a RAM size of 1GB,  internal memory capacity of 8 GB which can be expanded upto 128GB,  4.5-inch 854×480 display and in networks HTC Desire 520 supported 4G LTE. Desire 520 is available in four different colors which are Jet black,  Deep navy blue, Vanilla white and, Dark grey . Other specs on Desire 520 aare given below:


Release date July 2015
Form factor Touchscreen
Battery capacity (mAh) 2000
Removable battery Yes
SAR value NA
Screen size (inches) 4.50
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 480x854 pixels


Processor 1.1GHz  quad-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 210
Internal storage 8GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 200
Rear camera 8-megapixel
Flash Yes
Front camera 2-megapixel


Operating System Android 5.1
Skin Sense 7


Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported NA
Bluetooth Yes
Infrared No
Wi-Fi Direct No
MHL Out No
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) No


Compass/ Magnetometer No
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No

Pricing and Availability

The HTC Desire 520 will be available via major prepaid and postpaid telecom providers such as AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless, Boost Mobile, Cricket, MetroPCS, Sprint, among others. 

In Nigeria, the Desire 520 is not currently available. As of now, HTC company has not revealed pricing of the smartphone including the Prices of HTC Desire 620, Desire 626, Desire 526. 

The Price of HTC Desire 520 in Nigeria is expected to be between N23,000 to N35,000 when it becomes available in the coming months. 


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