HTC Desire® 520

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HTC Desire® 520

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If simplicity, affordability and powerful performance are what you're looking for, look no further! The HTC Desire® 520 fits the bill with its fast 4G LTE speeds and powerful quad-core performance that makes everything quicker and easier. Dual cameras allow for great looking photos, selfies and video. Signature HTC features, like Sense Home, Blinkfeed, and Themes, easily help you customize and keep the info you want right at your fingertips. It's the simple, affordable and versatile smartphone that revolves around you!


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Discover all the HTC Desire 520 prepaid smartphone has to offer:

  • Crisp 4.5? FWVGA display
  • Powerful quad-core processor and fast 4G LTE speed
  • 8 MP rear camera with flash & HD video, 2 MP front-facing camera
  • HTC Blinkfeed to enjoy social updates and news feeds in one place
  • Zoe Highlights lets you create and share photo highlight videos
  • Android 5.1 (Lollipop)
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HTC Desire® 520 Certified-Pre-owned


The HTC Desire 520 lets you get things done faster. Surf the web, stream videos, play your favorite games, share photos on social media, and more - all at fast 4G LTE speed.

HTC Desire® 520 5 dual cameras

Dual Cameras

Never miss an important moment with the 8 MP rear camera with flash and HD video, and easily take selfies with the crisp 2 MP front-facing camera. Voice and Auto-Selfie also means you won?t be reaching to push the camera button to take that shot. Just say a command or smile! Plus, added features like Zoe Highlights allow you to quickly combine your photos and videos into mini movies with a soundtrack to share.

HTC Desire® 520 4G LTE wi-fi bluetooth 4.0

HTC Sense Home, HTC Blinkfeed, HTC Themes

HTC's Sense Home widget gives you quick access to apps, shortcuts and folders you use regularly based on where you are, at home, at work or somewhere else. Blinkfeed puts the news, social network updates you want up-front and center. And with HTC themes, express your style and personality with and pick wallpapers, sounds, icons and fonts or create your own theme from an image of your choice.


  • Android 5.1 (Lollipop)
Dimensions & Display
HTC Desire® 520 Dimensions


  • 5.51" x 2.75" x 0.39"

Display Size & Type

  • 4.5" FWVGA
  • 1 GB RAM
  • Up to 8 GB internal storage
  • microSD slot for up to 200 GB card
  • Rear: 8 MP with flash and HD video
  • Front: 2 MP with HD video
  • Google Maps turn-by-turn navigation


  • 1.1 GHz quad-core


  • 2000 mAh
Hearing Aid Compatibility
  • Rated for hearing aids M4 and T3
Rate Plan Requirements
  • Qualifying monthly service plan required
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  • CLOUD, getContent, 50ms
  • bvseo-msg: The resource to the URL or file is currently unavailable.;

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