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HTC Desire 816 also garners 1 million pre-orders in China...or did it?

0. phoneArena 16 Mar 2014, 18:55 posted on

Some excitement came out of China this past week when it was revealed that the Nokia X had picked up 1 million pre-orders in China after just four days. However, that figure turned out to be tainted when it was discovered that the pre-orders came from China's JD.com. The popular online retailer in the country was allowing prospective Nokia X buyers to register pre-orders without requiring a payment to secure the order...

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posted on 16 Mar 2014, 19:03 11

1. darkskoliro (Posts: 994; Member since: 07 May 2012)


Regardless of how many pre-orders, I feel the Desire 816 is the first handset in the Desire series to make me want it in a long time, even if it is a mid-ranger.

posted on 16 Mar 2014, 22:09 3

6. ari5501 (Posts: 5; Member since: 16 Apr 2013)


So what your saying, is that you finally Desire this phone?

posted on 16 Mar 2014, 22:38 1

7. darkskoliro (Posts: 994; Member since: 07 May 2012)


Almost chuckled at your pun ;)
The only Desire phone that I want(ed) is the Desire HD.
This somehow makes me re-consider though :D

posted on 16 Mar 2014, 19:42

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


This or the T2 Ultra? Price will decide.

posted on 16 Mar 2014, 20:16 4

4. Neo_Huang (Posts: 524; Member since: 06 Dec 2013)


The HTC Desire 816 has a faster processor, more RAM, and a polycarbonate body, while the Sony Xperia T2 Ultra has a biger screen, a bigger battery, and a glass body.

posted on 17 Mar 2014, 00:44 2

8. ihavenoname (Posts: 1494; Member since: 18 Aug 2013)


I'd pick 816, but I guess it's a preferance question.

posted on 16 Mar 2014, 19:59

3. Carlitos (Posts: 340; Member since: 23 Oct 2011)


Wow Lml played.

posted on 16 Mar 2014, 20:19 2

5. newbey123 (Posts: 447; Member since: 19 Mar 2012)


Best mid range device offering. Good job HTC

posted on 17 Mar 2014, 07:50

9. Epicness1o1 (Posts: 213; Member since: 30 May 2013)


Going to get this one

posted on 17 Mar 2014, 15:29

10. satoofy (Posts: 7; Member since: 16 Mar 2014)


goooooooooooooood htc

posted on 18 Mar 2014, 16:11

11. neartx (banned) (Posts: 86; Member since: 15 Mar 2014)


this is very good and lovely phone in miderange

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