Phone Comparison - Apple iPhone 4S vs HTC Desire 500

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HTC Desire 500
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general General Info Comparison between form factor, dimension, weight, etc of Apple iPhone 4S and HTC Desire 500

Manufacturer

Apple HTC

Announced

October 2011 July 2013

Status

Available - October 2011 Available - September 2013

Colors

Black, White Black, White

Form Factor

Candybar Candybar

Dimension

115.2 x 58.6 x 9.3 mm 131.8 x 66.9 x 9.9 mm

Weight

140 g 123 g

2G Network

GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2

3G Network

HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 900 / 2100

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail

hardware Hardware and OS Lets check which phone has better OS, processor, GPU and memory - Apple iPhone 4S or HTC Desire 500?

OS

iOS 5 Android OS, v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) with HTC Sense, HTC BlinkFeed

Processor

1 GHz dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 processor, Apple A5 chipset Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A5, Qualcomm MSM8625Q Snapdragon 200

GPU

PowerVR SGX543MP2 Adreno 203

Internal Memory

16/32/64 GB storage, 512 MB RAM 4 GB, 1 GB RAM

External Memory

No microSD, up to 64 GB

display Display Which phone's display (color, resolution, etc) is better, Apple iPhone 4S or HTC Desire 500?

Type

LED-backlit IPS TFT TFT Capacitive Touchscreen

Colors

capacitive touchscreen 16M colors

Size

3.5 inches 4.3 inches

Resolution

640 x 960 pixels (330 ppi) 480 x 800 pixels (217 ppi)

Multi-Touch

yes yes

Accelerometer

yes yes

Proximity

yes yes

multimedia Multimedia Comparison between Apple iPhone 4S and HTC Desire 500 features related to Multimedia.

HDMI Port

no no

3.5mm Jack

yes yes

Radio

No Stereo FM radio with RDS

Java

No Yes, via Java MIDP emulator

Games

Downloadable, incl. motion-bas Yes + Downloadable

Loud Speaker

yes yes

camera Camera Comparison between still camera, front camera and video camera of Apple iPhone 4S and HTC Desire 500?

Resolution

8 MP, 3264x2448 pixels 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels

Flash

LED flash LED flash

Features

Auto focus, Touch Focus, Geo-tagging, Face Detection, HDR Auto focus, 1/3.2' Sensor Size, 1.4�m Pixel Size, Geo-tagging, Face And Smile Detection

Video

Yes, 1080p@30fps, LED video light, video stabilization, geo-tagging Yes, 720p@30fps

Secondary

Yes, VGA Yes, 1.6 MP

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate Apple iPhone 4S vs HTC Desire 500 2G/3G/4G, bluetooth, WiFi, USB connectivity and data rate.

GPRS

Yes Yes

Edge

Yes Yes

3G

HSDPA, 14.4 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.8 Mbps HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps

Bluetooth

Yes, v4.0 with A2DP Yes, v4.0 with A2DP

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA

USb

Yes, v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0

GPS

Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS

Browser

HTML (Safari) HTML5

memory User Memory Apple iPhone 4S and HTC Desire 500 call records, phonebook, internal and external memory, storage comparison.

Phonebook

Practically unlimited entries and fields, Photocall Practically unlimited entries and fields, Photocall

Call Records

100 received, dialed and missed calls Practically unlimited

Internal

16/32/64 GB storage, 512 MB RAM 4 GB, 1 GB RAM

Card Slot

No microSD, up to 64 GB

battery Battery Apple iPhone 4S or HTC Desire 500, which has the higher battery capacity and talk time?

Type

Standard battery, Li-Po Li-Ion Battery

Capacity

1432 mAh 1800 mAh

Stand by

Up to 200 h (2G)
Up to 200 h (3G)
Up to 435 h (2G)
Up to 401 h (3G)

Talk Time

Up to 14 h (2G)
Up to 8 h (3G)
Up to 17 h 48 min (2G)
Up to 12 h 1 min (3G)

apps Important Apps Which phone Apple iPhone 4S or HTC Desire 500 supports more important apps like NFC, facebook, twitter, document viewer, voice commands?

NFC

no no

Social Networking

yes yes

Calendar

yes yes

Document Viewer

yes yes

Voice Recording

no yes

Voice Commands

yes yes
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