Compare HTC One M8 32GB vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • Screen Size of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)'s is 3.0% more than HTC One M8 32GB
  • HTC One M8 32GB's Internal Storage is 50.0% more
  • Both HTC One M8 32GB and Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) have same RAM
 
HTC One M8 32GB
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Spec Score 
94 /100
100 /100
  
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76 Value For Money Score
88 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
401 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
2.5GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 Exynos 7580   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
2GB 2GB   
Graphics
Adreno 330 -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
4MP 13MP   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 5MP   
Camera Details
4MP + 4MP Dual Rear Camera, 1/3'' Sensor Size, 2µm Pixel Size, Automatic Simultaneous Video and Image Recording, Geo-tagging, Face and Smile Detection, HDR, Panorama Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, Dual Rear Camera, Dual 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
Android 6.0 -   
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)
146.4 x 70.6 x 9.4 144.8 x 71 x 7.3   
Weight
160 grams 155 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 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
Gunmetal Grey, Red, Gold Midnight Black, Gold, White   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
- -   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 10.83GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 128GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 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 One M8 32GB vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Specs

Specs
HTC One M8 32GBSamsung Galaxy A5 (2016)  
Screen Size 5 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 4MP13MP  
RAM 2GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2600mAh2900mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP5MP  

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

HTC One M8 32GB Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Excellent build quality and a solid feel to the device
  • The curvature to the back makes the phone sit very well in the hands
  • The stereo speakers on the front called BoomSound, give an amazing audio experience
  • Gorgeous display with good colour accuracy
  • HTC Zoe is a lot of fun for producing short shareable clips
The Bad
  • The camera lens on the back of the device is prone to picking lots of scratches
  • Dual lens setup is more gimmicky as it produces very artificial results
  • Camera is poor in bright light condition
  • Gripping the phone can be a problem
  • The shots from rear camera lacks details since its just 4MP

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