HTC Desire 516: specs, release date, camera, screen, size, reviews

Added 07.10.14 | Updated 02.13.20

HTC Desire 516

  • Rating: 5.00 out of 5 (1 votes)
  • Release Date:  June 27, 2024
  • Price: 160 EUR
  • Processor
  • Storage and memory: 4 GB
  • Screen: IPS LCD 5 inc
  • Main Camera:  Single, 5MP
  • Selfie Camera:  Single, 2MP

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HTC Desire 516 specs

Common | Price | Design | Screen | Hardware | Memory | Software | Main Camera | Selfie camera | Cellular | Connectivity | Battery | Audio | Sensors | Performance Benchmark

HTC Desire 516 Release dateCommon

Brand and model

HTC Desire 516

Launch date

27 June 2024

HTC Desire 516 PricePrice

First price

160 EUR

HTC Desire 516 dimension, size, weightDesign


5.51 inc (140 mm)


2.83 inc ( 72 mm)


0.38 inc ( 9.7 mm)


5.64 oz (160 grams)

Water resistant


Black, White

HTC Desire 516 screenScreen

Technology IPS LCD

5 inc

Screen Area

68.9 cm2


540 x 960 px

Points per inch

220 PPI

Color Depth


Ratio (height:width)


Ratio (screen:body)


HTC Desire 516 ProcessorHardware


Qualcomm MSM8625Q Snapdragon 200 (45 nm)

Processor CPU

- Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7

Graphics processor GPU

- Adreno 302

HTC Desire 516 Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

4 GB, 1 GB RAM

Memory Card Slot

microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)

HTC Desire 516 SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean); Sense UI 5.1

User Interface

Sense UI 5.1

HTC Desire 516 main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras



-5 MP


LED flash

Video Recording 720p@30fps

HTC Desire 516 selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras



-2 MP

Video Recording 480p

HTC Desire 516 Cellular BandsCellular

Bands GSM / HSPA
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SIM Card Dual SIM (Mini-SIM, dual stand-by)
Speed HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps
SAR 0.57 W/kg (head)     0.59 W/kg (body)    

HTC Desire 516 wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
USB microUSB 2.0

HTC Desire 516 Battery type and CapacityBattery


1950 mAh


 Removable Li-Po


Standby - Up to 220 h (3G)
Video playback - Up to 9 h (3G)



HTC Desire 516 sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack Yes
Radio No



Other specifications


Performance Benchmark

HTC Desire 516 antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 7 Score16381 (Position 1677 out of 2128)

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from HTC. However, there may be differences in specifications.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The price of the HTC Desire 516 varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 160 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.
HTC Desire 516 mobile was launched on June 27, 2024 in these colors: Black, White.
The HTC Desire 516 has dimensions of Height: 140 mm Width: 72 mm Thickness: 9.7 mm and weighs approximately 160 grams.
When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 5 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 540 x 960 px at a pixel density of 220 ppi.
Device comes with chipset Qualcomm MSM8625Q Snapdragon 200 (45 nm) with processor Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7. HTC Desire 516 is available with internal memory of 4 GB, 1 GB RAM.
The device have a Single rear camera setup with specs of 5 MP and features like LED flash
The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of 2 MP and features like