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Posted: 19 Jun 2013
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 23 Jul 2013
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSAndroid (4.4, 4.3, 4.1), Sense 5.5 UIAndroid (4.1.2), HTC BlinkFeed + Sense 5 UI 
Dimensions5.69 x 2.78 x 0.42 inches (144.5 x 70.5 x 10.6 mm)5.19 x 2.63 x 0.39 inches (131.8 x 66.9 x 9.9 mm) 
Weight5.64 oz (160 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
4.34 oz (123 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
 
Colors Black 
Display
Physical size5.0 inches4.3 inches 
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels480 x 800 pixels 
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

441 ppi217 ppi 
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

S-LCD 3TFT 
Screen-to-body ratio67.53 %59.76 % 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3)Light sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera4 megapixels8 megapixels 
FlashLEDLED 
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

F2.0F2.0 
Focal length (35mm equivalent)28 mm28 mm 
Camera sensor size1/3"  
Hardware FeaturesAutofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI) 
Software FeaturesTouch to focus, Digital zoom, Geo tagging  
Shooting Modes Burst mode 
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD)1280x720 (720p HD) 
FeaturesHigh Dynamic Range mode (HDR)  
Front-facing camera2.1 megapixels1.6 megapixels 
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 600Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 MSM8225Q 
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Quad-core, 1900 MHz, Krait 300Quad-core, 1200 MHz, Cortex-A5 
Graphics processorAdreno 320Adren 203 
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

2048.0 GB RAM1024.0 GB RAM 
Built-in storage16 GB4 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GBmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GB 
Battery
Capacity3200 mAh1800 mAh 
User replaceableYesYes 
Talk time29.00 hours
the average is 14 h (825 min)
17.80 hours
the average is 14 h (825 min)
 
Stand-by time22.7 days (544 hours)
the average is 16 days (384 h)
16.7 days (401 hours)
the average is 16 days (384 h)
 
Talk time (3G)25.00 hours
the average is 16 h (960 min)
12.10 hours
the average is 16 h (960 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G)27.5 days (659 hours)
the average is 22 days (517 h)
18.1 days (435 hours)
the average is 22 days (517 h)
 
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Multimedia
MirroringDLNA, MHL, TV-outDLNA 
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback, Beats AudioAlbum art cover, Background playback, Beats Audio 
RadioFM, RDS  
SpeakersEarpiece, Stereo speakersEarpiece, Loudspeaker 
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz900, 2100 MHz 
DataHSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTSHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s 
Micro SIMYesYes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.04.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band, ac802.11 b, g, n 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device, USB charging 
HDMIvia microUSB  
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

GPS, A-GPS, GlonassGPS, A-GPS 
NavigationTurn-by-turn navigationTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation 
OtherNFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, InfraredTethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, CompassAccelerometer, Compass 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Regulatory Approval
FCC approval

FCC approval - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions. Every wireless phone device that is sold in the U.S. has to be tested and approved for sale by the FCC.

   
Date approved

Date approved - Shows the date when the particular phone is approved by the Federal Communications Commission

 16 Feb 2014 
 FCC ID value: NM80P3Z111 link 
FCC measured SAR

FCC measured SAR - Working closely with federal health and safety agencies, such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the FCC has adopted limits for safe exposure to radiofrequency (RF) energy. These limits are given in terms of a unit referred to as the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), which is a measure of the amount of radio frequency energy absorbed by the body when using a mobile phone. The FCC requires cell phone manufacturers to ensure that their phones comply with these objective limits for safe exposure. Any cell phone at or below these SAR levels (that is, any phone legally sold in the U.S.) is a "safe" phone, as measured by these standards. The FCC limit for public exposure from cellular telephones is an SAR level of 1.6 watts per kilogram (1.6 W/kg).

   
Head0.37 W/kg0.72 W/kg 
Body0.43 W/kg1.26 W/kg 
Product Specific Use 1.33 W/kg 
Simultaneous Transmission 1.57 W/kg 

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