Compare HTC Desire 816 vs Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Feature Comparison

  • Screen Size of HTC Desire 816's is 14.0% more than Samsung Galaxy Alpha
  • Samsung Galaxy Alpha has 32GB Internal Storage, whereas HTC Desire 816 has 8GB Internal Storage
  • Samsung Galaxy Alpha's 2GB RAM is more than HTC Desire 816's 1.5GB RAM
 
HTC Desire 816
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
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Spec Score 
64 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
68 Value For Money Score
74 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.5 inch 4.7 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
267 PPI 312.5 PPI   
Screen Protection
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.6GHz 1.8GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Exynos 5430   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
1.5GB 2GB   
Graphics
Adreno 305 Mali-T628 MP6   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
13MP 12MP   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 2.1MP   
Camera Details
Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Simultaneous HD Video and Image Recording, HDR Dual Camera, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 4.4 KitKat Android 4.4 KitKat   
OS Detail
HTC Sense UI 6.0 TouchWiz UI   
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 8 132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7   
Weight
165 grams 115 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
White, Gray, Orange Black, Frosted Gold, Sieek Silver   
Build Material
Plastic Metal, Polycarbonate   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
8GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
4.2GB 25.58GB   
Card Slot
Yes No   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Single   
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 -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2600mAh 1860mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No Yes   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
- -   

HTC Desire 816 vs Samsung Galaxy Alpha Specs

Specs
HTC Desire 816Samsung Galaxy Alpha  
Screen Size 5.5 inch4.7 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 13MP12MP  
RAM 1.5GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2600mAh1860mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP2.1MP  

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 Alpha Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Crisp and vivid AMOLED display with 312PPI
  • Good performance for average usage thanks to the 2GB RAM
  • 12MP rear camera can shoot videos up to 4k
  • 4G LTE support
The Bad
  • Average battery backup
  • No storage expansion option
  • Runs on outdated Android 4.4 KitKat with no hope of update from Samsung

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This page helps you compare HTC Desire 816 with Samsung Galaxy Alpha. When you see HTC Desire 816 Vs Samsung Galaxy Alpha 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 Alpha and which one you should buy. The best price of HTC Desire 816 is currently Rs. 8,999. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy Alpha is Rs. 20,999. The prices for both these products were updated August 20, 2017.
 
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