Phone Comparison - HTC Legend vs Samsung Galaxy 551

HTC Legend
htc legend
Samsung Galaxy 551
samsung galaxy 551
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general General Info

Manufacturer HTC Samsung
Announced February 2010 October 2010
Status Available - March 2010 Available - Q4 2010
Colors Gray, Black Black
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 112 x 56.3 x 11.5 mm
(4.41 x 2.22 x 0.45 in)
111 x 55 x 15.2 mm
(4.37 x 2.17 x 0.6 in)
Weight 126 g (4.44 oz) 117 g (4.13 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 1900 - American version
HSDPA 900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 2100
Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v2.1 (Eclair) Android OS, v2.2 (Froyo), upgradable to v2.3.6 (Gingerbread)
Processor 600 MHz ARM 11, Qualcomm MSM7227 [Similar] 600 MHz, Qualcomm MSM7227 [Similar]
GPU Adreno 200 [Similar] Adreno 200 [Similar]
RAM 384 MB [Browse Similar] N/A
Internal Memory N/A 160 MB
External Memory microSD, up to 32 GB microSD, up to 32 GB, 1 GB included

display Display

Type AMOLED capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 3.2 inches [Similar] 3.2 inches [Similar]
Resolution 320 x 480 pixels (180 ppi) 240 x 400 pixels (146 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 48.51% 47.59%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS Stereo FM radio with RDS
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels [Similar] 3.15 MP, 2048x1536 pixels [Similar]
Flash LED flash No
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging Auto focus,
Video Yes Yes, QVGA@15fps
Front Camera No [Similar] No [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps
Edge Class 10, 236.8 kbps Class 12
3G HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 2 Mbps HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA
Bluetooth Yes v2.1 with A2DP Yes, v2.1 with A2DP
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support Yes, with A-GPS support
Browser HTML HTML

memory User Memory

Internal 384 MB RAM, 512 MB ROM 160 MB
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 32 GB microSD, up to 32 GB, 1 GB included

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor present proximity sensor present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC not supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Li-Ion Battery Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 1300 mAh 1200 mAh
Stand by Up to 440 h (2G)
Up to 560 h (3G)
Up to 520 h (2G)
Up to 370 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 7 h (2G)
Up to 6 h 10 min (3G)
Up to 9 h (2G)
Up to 5 h (3G)