Compare HTC Desire 816 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • HTC Desire 816 has 5.0% more Screen Size
  • Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) has 50.0% more Internal Storage
  • The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)'s got 2GB RAM, while HTC Desire 816's RAM is 1.5GB
 
HTC Desire 816
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58 /100
100 /100
  
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88 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.5 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
267 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.6GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Exynos 7580   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
1.5GB 2GB   
Graphics
Adreno 305 -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
13MP 13MP   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 5MP   
Camera Details
Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Simultaneous HD Video and Image Recording, HDR Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 4.4 KitKat Android 5.1 Lollipop   
OS Detail
HTC Sense UI 6.0 -   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Front Facing Stereo Speakers, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
156.6 x 78.7 x 8 144.8 x 71 x 7.3   
Weight
165 grams 155 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
White, Gray, Orange Midnight Black, Gold, White   
Build Material
Plastic Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year -   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
8GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
4.2GB 10.83GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 128GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM + CDMA GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2600mAh 2900mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
-   
Fast Charging
- Yes, Adaptive Quick Charging   

HTC Desire 816 vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Specs

Specs
HTC Desire 816Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)  
Screen Size 5.5 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 13MP13MP  
RAM 1.5GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2600mAh2900mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP5MP  

HTC Desire 816 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Impressive sound output
  • Dedicated MicroSD card slot
  • Good battery backup
The Bad
  • Glossy back attracts smudges and fingerprints
  • Supports nano SIM cards only

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Premium design with Metal and Glass body construction
  • Decent battery backup with the 2900mAh unit
  • Fast and accurate fingerprint sensor
  • Brilliant AMOLED display with 424PPI and Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • Good camera performance and has OIS
The Bad
  • Not the latest Android version, runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box
  • Does not support 4K video recording

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This page helps you compare HTC Desire 816 with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016). When you see HTC Desire 816 Vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how HTC Desire 816 stands against Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) and which one you should buy. The best price of HTC Desire 816 is currently Rs. 19,999. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) is Rs. 17,900. The prices for both these products were updated October 23, 2017.
 
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