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Summary
66%
63%
Performance

Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5410

2 GB RAM

Snapdragon 615

2 GB RAM

Display

5" (12.7 cm)

Full HD, 441 PPI

5.5" (13.97 cm)

HD, 267 PPI

Rear Camera

13 MP

Single Camera

13 MP

Single Camera

Front Camera

2 MP

Single Camera

8 MP

Single Camera

Battery

2600 mAh

17 h talktime (3G)

2600 mAh

22.4 h talktime (3G)

Storage

16 GB

64 GB (Expandable)

16 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

Expert Rating
User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

3.9/5 based on 11,735 ratings

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4/5 based on 3,225 ratings

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General
Launch Date

April 27, 2013 (Official)

November 5, 2014 (Official)

Operating System

Android v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)

Android v4.4.2 (KitKat)

Custom UI

TouchWiz UI

HTC Sense

Performance
Average
Average
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5410

Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939

CPU

Octa core (1.6 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A15 + 1.2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A7)

Octa core (1.5 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53 + 1 GHz, Quad core)

Architecture

64 bit

Graphics

PowerVR SGX 544MP3

Adreno 405

RAM

2 GB

2 GB

Display
Very Good
Average
Display Type

Super AMOLED

LCD

Screen Size

5 " (12.7 cm)

5.5 " (13.97 cm)

Resolution

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

Pixel Density

441 ppi

267 ppi

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

72.12 %

67.04 %

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v3, Scratch-resistant glass,

Corning Gorilla Glass v3,

Touch Screen

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 136.6 mm
Width: 69.8 mm
Thickness: 7.9 mm

Height: 157.7 mm
Width: 78.7 mm
Thickness: 7.7 mm

Weight

130 grams

155 grams

Colours

Black, Blue, Red, White

Blue, Grey, Orange, White

Camera
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

13 MP, Primary Camera

13 MP f/2.2, Primary Camera(28 mm focal length)

Sensor

Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Autofocus

OIS

No

Flash

, LED Flash

, LED Flash

Image Resolution

4128 x 3096 Pixels

4128 x 3096 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Digital image stabilization
Face detection
Simultaneous HD video and image recording
Touch to focus

Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Simultaneous HD video and image recording
Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps
1280x720 @ 60 fps

Video Recording Features

Dual Video Recording

Front Camera
Poor
Good
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

2 MP, Primary Camera

8 MP, Primary Camera

Sensor

BSI Sensor

Autofocus

No

Flash

No

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Good
Good
Capacity

2600 mAh

2600 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-Polymer

Removable

No

TalkTime

Up to 17 Hours(3G)

Up to 22.4 Hours(3G)

Standby time

Up to 370 Hours(3G)

Up to 424 Hours(3G)

Quick Charging

USB Type-C

No

No

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

16 GB

16 GB

Expandable Memory

, Up to 64 GB

, Up to 128 GB

USB OTG

Network & Connectivity
SIM Slot(s)

Single SIM, GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Micro

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

4G (doesn't support Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

SIM 1

3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 800 / 850 / 900 MHz
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8)
3G Bands:
UMTS 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 150 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 4)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42 Mbit/s ↓
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 150 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 4)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42 Mbit/s ↓
GPRS:
Available
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SAR Value

Head: 0.203 W/kg, Body: 0.316 W/kg

Wi-Fi

, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n/n 5GHz, Dual antennas

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

, v4.0

, v4.0

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

No

USB Connectivity

USB Host, microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

No

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Sensors
Fingerprint Sensor

No

No

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer