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HTC Desire 316 gets official in China

0. phoneArena 28 Mar 2014, 13:22 posted on

The Desire 316 is one of HTC's latest lower-end smartphones. It resembles the Desire 516 - another new handset that HTC should start selling soon...

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posted on 28 Mar 2014, 13:28 1

1. hung2900 (Posts: 815; Member since: 02 Mar 2012)


Even being of Samsung fan, I have to say HTC is coming back. It's new Desire series are so sweet (design, specs) if the global price is the same as in China.

I laughed on HTC on its hilarious statement "budget devices spoil our high class brand", and it seems now they change.

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 14:10 2

2. Arte-8800 (banned) (Posts: 4562; Member since: 13 Mar 2014)


true, but who and why would anyone would want to buy this...? if i couldnt afford a highend phone and was poor, i would save up and get a highend phone

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 15:33 3

7. hung2900 (Posts: 815; Member since: 02 Mar 2012)


Believe me, this phone is enough for many people only need mail sync, facebook, whatapping, sometimes taking a photo with a small size.

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 16:24 2

9. amiroo (Posts: 269; Member since: 03 Sep 2012)


Not exactly maybe somebody doesnt like to pay more for high-range and low-range enough for Him.

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 19:13 2

11. nazyr1803 (Posts: 81; Member since: 11 Jan 2013)


Do you think many people can buy a high end phone? No! Most of students usually dont have money so this phone is enough for social networking and communicate with other people

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 14:25

3. Lt.Green (Posts: 394; Member since: 13 Mar 2014)


#Here'sToCheap.

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 14:28

4. TerryCrowley (Posts: 184; Member since: 31 Jul 2011)


At that's the bottom line cause HTC said so!

posted on 29 Mar 2014, 18:18

16. python111 (Posts: 12; Member since: 25 Mar 2014)


I immediately followed up with Stone Cold's entrance song to this in my mind, lol

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 14:33 3

5. antonioli (Posts: 185; Member since: 08 Sep 2013)


Very weak.

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 15:01

6. doejon (Posts: 360; Member since: 31 Jul 2012)


every 2. phone look like this lol

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 16:14 1

8. amiroo (Posts: 269; Member since: 03 Sep 2012)


Why not??
most people may to need it cus cost is going to be low..
But everything is suitable for low-range phone..
Design is very good like the others product from htc..
I think htc come back to ring very soon with these great desire series(plus m8) in china and international

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 18:28 1

10. newbey123 (Posts: 449; Member since: 19 Mar 2012)


Probably the best low budget phone available. I prefer flagships, but this would be great for someone looking for a low budget phone, or for a kid. Good job HTC.

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 20:13

12. WindowsiDroid (Posts: 114; Member since: 22 Jul 2013)


I'm not an HTC Basher or troller but I think Zenfone Series could easily destroy this phone.

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 21:10 1

13. fireblade (Posts: 714; Member since: 27 Dec 2013)


512 MB of RAM? OMG. Are you kidding me, HTC? Please make it at least 768 MB of RAM. HTC Desire V lags with 512 MB of RAM

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 22:03

14. kaikuheadhunterz (Posts: 772; Member since: 18 Jul 2013)


The lag is mainly because of the slow processor. My HTC One V has 512MB of RAM as well, but it's runs rather smoothly.

But I agree, qHD is an overkill for the 512MB of RAM. I think 768MB of RAM should be the bare minimum for every device out there

posted on 28 Mar 2014, 23:09

15. Arte-8800 (banned) (Posts: 4562; Member since: 13 Mar 2014)


I had one, bought it cause it was bargain. Looks the diamond old, with I curve at the bottom, very we'll built phone, but hugely let down by the specs. This phone should've had been the Htc oneX.....

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