Compare Apple iPhone 5 vs HTC Desire 820

Feature Comparison

  • The HTC Desire 820's got 5.5 inch Screen Size, while Apple iPhone 5's Screen Size is 4 inch
  • Both Apple iPhone 5 and HTC Desire 820 have same Internal Storage
  • HTC Desire 820 has 50.0% more RAM
 
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire 820
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Spec Score 
85 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
61 Value For Money Score
63 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4 inch 5.5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1136 x 640 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD LCD   
Pixel Density
326 PPI 267 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass Corning Gorilla Glass 3   
Bezel Less
No -   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Apple A series Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
1.2GHz 1.5GHz   
Processor
Apple A6 Qualcomm Snapdragon 615   
Processor Type
Dual-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
1GB 2GB   
Graphics
PowerVR SGX543 MP3 Adreno 405   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 13MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No -   
Front Camera Resolution
1MP 8MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No -   
Camera Details
Autofocus, Simultaneous HD Video & Image Recording, HDR Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
iOS Android   
OS Version
- Android 4.4 KitKat   
OS Detail
iOS 6 -   
OS Upgradable To
- Android 6.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Apple Lightning Connector Micro USB   
Features
GPS Front Facing Stereo Speakers, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Gyroscope -   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 157.7 x 78.7 x 7.7   
Weight
112 grams 155 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, White White, Red, Gray   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Plastic   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 year manufacturer warranty for device and 6 months manufacturer warranty for in-box accessories including batteries from the date of purchase -   
Body SAR
1.18W/kg -   
Head SAR
1.18W/kg -   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual -   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
12.9GB 11.2GB   
Card Slot
No Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 128GB   
OTG Support
Yes, Compatible through accompanying apps (SanDisk iXpand, Strontium Nitro iDrive) -   
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 Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - GSM A1428, CDMA 800 / 1900 / 2100 - CDMA A1429 -   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - GSM A1428, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO - CDMA A1429 -   
4G Bands
LTE band 4(1700/2100), 17(700) - GSM A1428, LTE 700 / 850 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 - CDMA A1429, LTE 850 / 1800 / 2100 - GSM A1429 -   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
1440mAh 2600mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
No -   

Apple iPhone 5 vs HTC Desire 820 Specs

Specs
Apple iPhone 5HTC Desire 820  
Screen Size 4 inch5.5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP13MP  
RAM 1GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 1440mAh2600mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1MP8MP  

Apple iPhone 5 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Compact size helps for one handed use
  • Good Rear Camera
  • Metal and Glass design makes it look and feel premium
The Bad
  • Battery Life could have been better
  • Ageing hardware now, launched in 2012

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

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