Phone Comparison - HTC Desire 500 vs Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 vs HTC Desire 501

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general General Info Comparison between form factor, dimension, weight, etc of HTC Desire 500, Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 and HTC Desire 501

Manufacturer

HTC Samsung HTC

Announced

July 2013 November 2013 November 2013

Status

Available - September 2013 Coming Soon - Q4 2013 Coming soon

Colors

Black, White Black, White, Pink Black, White, Pink

Form Factor

Candybar Candybar Candybar

Dimension

131.8 x 66.9 x 9.9 mm 146.8 x 75.3 x 8.9 mm 128.5 x 66.7 x 9.8 mm

Weight

123 g 163 g 130 g

2G Network

GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SM-G7100
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SM-G7102 (SIM 1 & SIM 2)
GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900

3G Network

HSDPA 900 / 2100 HSDPA HSDPA 900 / 2100

Messaging

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

hardware Hardware and OS Lets check which phone has better OS, processor, GPU and memory - HTC Desire 500 or Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 or HTC Desire 501?

OS

Android OS, v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) with HTC Sense, HTC BlinkFeed Android OS, v4.3 (Jelly Bean) Android OS

Processor

Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A5, Qualcomm MSM8625Q Snapdragon 200 Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 Dual-core 1.2 GHz

GPU

Adreno 203 - -

RAM

1 GB 1.5 GB 1 GB

Internal Memory

4 GB 8 GB 8 GB

External Memory

microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, up to 32 GB

display Display Which phone's display (color, resolution, etc) is better, HTC Desire 500 or Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 or HTC Desire 501?

Type

TFT Capacitive Touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

Colors

16M colors 16M colors 16M colors

Size

4.3 inches 5.25 inches 4.3 inches

Resolution

480 x 800 pixels (217 ppi) 720 x 1280 pixels (280 ppi) 480 x 800 pixels (217 ppi)

Multi-Touch

yes yes yes

Accelerometer

yes yes yes

Proximity

yes yes yes

multimedia Multimedia Comparison between HTC Desire 500, Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 and HTC Desire 501 features related to Multimedia.

HDMI Port

no no no

3.5mm Jack

yes yes yes

Radio

Stereo FM radio with RDS FM Radio with Recording -

Java

Yes, via Java MIDP emulator Yes, via Java MIDP emulator Yes, via Java MIDP emulator

Games

Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable

Loud Speaker

yes yes yes

camera Camera Comparison between still camera, front camera and video camera of HTC Desire 500, Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 and HTC Desire 501?

Resolution

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

Flash

LED flash LED flash LED flash

Features

Auto focus, 1/3.2' Sensor Size, 1.4�m Pixel Size, Geo-tagging, Face And Smile Detection Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face And Smile Detection, Image Stabilization Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Face And Smile Detection, Simultaneous HD Video And Image Recording

Video

Yes, 720p@30fps Yes, 1080p@30fps, stereo sound rec. Yes

Secondary

Yes, 1.6 MP Yes, 1.9 MP, 720p Yes, 2.1 MP

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate HTC Desire 500 vs Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 vs HTC Desire 501 2G/3G/4G, bluetooth, WiFi, USB connectivity and data rate.

GPRS

Yes Yes Yes

Edge

Yes Yes Yes

3G

HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps HSDPA 14.4 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps

Bluetooth

Yes, v4.0 with A2DP Yes, v4.0 with A2DP, LE, EDR Yes, v4.0 with A2DP

Wi-Fi

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

USb

Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0

GPS

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

Browser

HTML5 HTML5 HTML5

memory User Memory HTC Desire 500, Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 and HTC Desire 501 call records, phonebook, internal and external memory, storage comparison.

Phonebook

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

Call Records

Practically unlimited Practically unlimited Practically unlimited

Internal

4 GB, 1 GB RAM 8 GB, 1.5 GB RAM 8 GB, 1 GB RAM

Card Slot

microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, up to 32 GB

battery Battery HTC Desire 500 or Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 or HTC Desire 501, which has the higher battery capacity and talk time?

Type

Li-Ion Battery Li-Ion Battery Li-Ion Battery

Capacity

1800 mAh 2600 mAh 2100 mAh

Stand by

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

Talk Time

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

apps Important Apps Which phone HTC Desire 500 or Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 or HTC Desire 501 supports more important apps like NFC, facebook, twitter, document viewer, voice commands?

NFC

no no yes

Social Networking

yes yes yes

Calendar

yes yes yes

Document Viewer

yes yes yes

Voice Recording

yes yes yes

Voice Commands

yes yes yes