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HTC Desire 620

We have collected and analysed 15 expert reviews and 303 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 70/100 and users rate it 78/100. The average review date is 21-07-2015. We have compared these reviews to 2306124 reviews from other Mobile Phones. The alaScore™ for this product is 88/100 = Very good. Last update: 28-02-2017.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HTC Desire 620

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 22 user reviews of HTC Desire 620 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviews about the portability and screen are on the whole positive. The performance and price also get good feedback. Views about the battery and usability are mixed, while some have doubts about the reliability and reception.

camera, price, performance, screen, portability

reception, reliability

59% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HTC Desire 620 SIM-Free Smartphone - GreyHTC Desire 620 SIM-Free Smartphone - Grey

Feb, 2017

Expert review by: James Peckham (techradar.com)

HTC Desire 620 review

 

Has HTC finally created the mid-ranger you desire?

Impressive screen ; Great camera set up ; Dual-SIM

Cheap feeling design ; Tough, cheaper competition ; Sometimes sluggish performance

The HTC Desire 620 has built on the work of its predecessor and become exactly what the Desire 610 wanted to be - and probably should have been.

Feb, 2015

Expert review by: Katharine Byrne (expertreviews.co.uk)

HTC Desire 620 review

 

The HTC Desire 620 is a well-made smartphone with a good camera, but its poor screen and mediocre battery life hold it back

Apr, 2015

Expert review by: Ashleigh Allsopp (pcadvisor.co.uk)

HTC Desire 620 review

 

HTC's new Desire 620 follows on from its 2014 Desire 610, with a bigger and better screen, a better processor, a new design and improved camera offerings. Readily available for £170, it's a mid-range smartphone that competes with the likes of the...

The HTC Desire 620 is a good mid-range smartphone that is well-priced if you find it for £170. That's around £20 more than the Moto G, but you'll get front-facing speakers, a better front-facing camera, a slightly speedier processor and 4G LTE for that...

Feb, 2015

Expert review by: Michael Sawh (trustedreviews.com)

HTC Desire 620

 

There was a time, not too long ago, when the Desire name represented something entirely different for HTC. It signified the best Android phones that the Taiwanese company had to offer. Now the HTC One is the pinnacle and the Desire has been relegated...

Feb, 2015

Expert review by: Chris Barraclough (recombu.com)

HTC Desire 620 Review: In Depth

 

We review the HTC Desire 620, a mid-range mobile boasting impressive battery life and a 720p HD screen, but is it as good as a Moto G?

Long battery life ; Sharp HD screen ; 4G support

Cheap look and feel ; Camera merely 'meh'

For around £170, the HTC Desire 620 offers decent enough value. The design may look and feel cheap but everyday battery life is excellent and the HD screen keeps things sharp, while we’re still fans of HTC Sense.

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: Kevin Thomas (3g.co.uk)

HTC Desire 620 Review

 

The HTC Desire 620 is a solid all-rounder, especially for the price, but it could do with a bit more power and storage

+ Great design ; + Big screen ; + Good camera

- Not full HD ; - Lacking power ; - Only 8GB of inbuilt storage

The HTC Desire 620 has a great design, a big screen, decent battery life, a slick interface and a good camera, making it a pretty impressive all-rounder considering it’s just £200.

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: Andrew Hoyle (cnet.com.au)

HTC Desire 620 is a budget 5-inch phone, and we love the orange and white model

 

HTC has a new addition to its more affordable mid-range Desire smartphones. Called the Desire 620, this 5-inch Android KitKat phone comes with a 720p display, a 1.2GHz quad-core processor and 4G LTE connectivity. Most importantly, it looks terrific --...

The Desire 620 doesn't come with the fiercest new technology on board, but it looks fun, and should be able to tackle the essentials with ease. The big question of course is how much the phone will actually cost, but if HTC sticks to its "affordable"...

Dec, 2014

Expert review by: S21 (s21.com)

HTC Desire 620 review

 

The HTC Desire 620 offers the advantage of a large 5 inch display and good all-round specs for a mid-range smartphone.

The HTC Desire 620 ticks all the boxes for a phone of this type. It's a well-balanced all-rounder with nice styling, a big screen, and a good camera. Everything else is typical for a mid-range device. Some people may find it a little too big and heavy,...

Feb, 2015

Consumer review by: Coz (argos.co.uk)

Sim Free HTC Desire 620 Black Mobile Phone

 

Really pleased with this purchase. Has everything I need !! Would recommend it.

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: Plowmanator (argos.co.uk)

Great Value Android Phone

 

This is a great value phone, big screen, good operating system, fast, and most importantly to me, a decent battery life. Would recommend.

Nov, 2015

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:2100
Battery technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Standby time (3G):525
Talk time (3G):19.2

Call management

Call divert: Yes
Call hold: Yes
Call timer: Yes
Call waiting: Yes
Caller ID: Yes
Conference call: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
Speed dialing: Yes
Vibrating Alert: Yes

Camera

Auto Focus: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash type:LED
Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):5
Main camera resolution (numeric):8
Maximum frame rate:30
Rear camera resolution (numeric):8
Second Camera: Yes
Second camera resolution:5
Sensor Type:BSI
Video recording: Yes
Video recording modes:1080p

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified: Yes

Design

Colour of product:Blue, White / Grey / Grey, Orange / Grey, White / White
Curved Design: No
Form factor:Bar

Display

Display diagonal:12.7
Display Resolution:1280 x 720 / 720 x 1280
Display Type:LCD
Orientation sensor: Yes
Pixel density:294
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen: Yes
Touchscreen Type:Capacitive

Ergonomics

Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes

Memory

Internal RAM:1

Messaging

Chat: Yes
E-mail: Yes
Instant messaging (IM): Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes
Short Message Service (SMS): Yes

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:AAC, AMR, M4A, MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA / AAC, AMR, M4A, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA
Image formats supported:JPG
Video compression formats:MP4
Video formats supported:3G2, 3GP, AVI, MP4, WMV / AVI

Navigation

GLONASS: Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite): Yes
GPS antenna: Yes
Position location:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi positioning: Yes

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900 / 900,1800,1900
2G bands (secondary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:EDGE, GPRS / EDGE, GPRS, GSM
3G: Yes
3G bands supported:850,900,1900,2100 / 850,900,2100
3G standards:HSPA+, WCDMA
4G: Yes
4G bands supported:800,900,1800,2600 / 900,1800,1900,2100,2300,2600
4G standard:LTE
4G standards:LTE
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
SIM card capability:Dual SIM / Single SIM
SIM card type:MicroSIM
Tethering (modem-mode): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Packaging Content

Battery pack: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Flight mode: Yes
Microphone mute: Yes
Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:4.4
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Events reminder, Notes, To-do list
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Shortcuts
Proximity sensor: Yes
Subscription type:No subscription
Support for contact groups: Yes
Themes:Wallpapers
Video call: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:MICRO-USB
USB port: Yes
USB version:2.0

Processor

Processor architecture:ARM Cortex-A53
Processor Cores:4
Processor family:Qualcomm Snapdragon
Processor frequency:1.2
Processor Model:410

Software

Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:4.4

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Internal RAM:1024
Internal storage capacity:8
Maximum memory card size:128
USB mass storage: Yes

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription

Technical Details

Google applications:Google Maps, Google Play, Google Voice Search / Google Maps, Google Play, YouTube

Video

Video call: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:7.27 / 9.6
Height :15 / 9.6
Weight:145 / 160
Width:15 / 7.27