Compare Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC Desire 820

Feature Comparison

  • Screen Size of HTC Desire 820's is 7.0% more than Samsung Galaxy S5
  • Both Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC Desire 820 have same Internal Storage
  • Both Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC Desire 820 have same RAM
 
Samsung Galaxy S5
HTC Desire 820
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Spec Score 
100 /100
74 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
77 Value For Money Score
65 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.1 inch 5.5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
Super AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
432 PPI 267 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 3   
Bezel Less
No -   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
1.9GHz 1.5GHz   
Processor
Exynos 5422 Qualcomm Snapdragon 615   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
2GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-T628 MP6 Adreno 405   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
16MP 13MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No -   
Front Camera Resolution
2MP 8MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No -   
Camera Details
Dual Shot, Simultaneous HD Video and Image Recording, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face and Smile Detection, Image Stabilization, HDR Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 4.4 KitKat Android 4.4 KitKat   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 6.0 Android 6.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio Front Facing Stereo Speakers, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope -   
IP Rating
IP67 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1 meter for 30 minutes) -   
Dimensions (mm)
142 x 72.5 x 8.1 157.7 x 78.7 x 7.7   
Weight
145 grams 155 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Charcoal Black, Electric Blue, Copper Gold, Shimmery White White, Red, Gray   
Build Material
Polycarbonate Plastic   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 Year for Mobile & 6 Months for Accessories -   
Body SAR
1.58W/kg -   
Head SAR
1.2W/kg -   
In The Box
Device, Charger, Earphone, User Manual -   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
10GB 11.2GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 128GB   
OTG Support
Yes -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 -   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 -   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) -   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2800mAh 2600mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
Yes No   
Wireless Charging
Yes -   
Fast Charging
No -   

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC Desire 820 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy S5HTC Desire 820  
Screen Size 5.1 inch5.5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 16MP13MP  
RAM 2GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2800mAh2600mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2MP8MP  

HTC Desire 820 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • The Dual tone design is unique and eye-catching
  • The front facing stereo speakers are excellent
  • The Sense UI is sleek and light on memory
  • HTC Zoe is a nice little edition for you to share quick video clips
The Bad
  • The back of the phone can pick up a ton of scratches
  • Lacks NFC connectivity
  • Video recording in 1080P is not a great experience
  • Battery life is erratic

Samsung Galaxy S5 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Stunning AMOLED display with a pixel density of 432PPI
  • Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • Powerful battery
  • Dust and Water resistant IP67 certification
  • Fingerprint scanner
The Bad
  • Bloated TouchWiz UI
  • Slightly sluggish performance
  • Delayed Android software updates
  • Mediocre hardware gives average performance

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