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HTC Desire 601 Remove phone

Posted: 03 Sep 2013
Market Status: Released
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HTC Desire 500 Remove phone

Posted: 23 Jul 2013
Market Status: Released
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HTC Desire 600 Remove phone

Posted: 28 May 2013
Market Status: Released
Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phoneSmart phone
OSAndroid (4.4.2, 4.2.2) Sense 5.5 UIAndroid (4.1.2) HTC BlinkFeed + Sense 5 UIAndroid (4.1) HTC BlinkFeed UI
Dimensions5.30 x 2.63 x 0.39 inches (134.5 x 66.7 x 9.88 mm)5.19 x 2.63 x 0.39 inches (131.8 x 66.9 x 9.9 mm)5.31 x 2.64 x 0.36 inches (134.8 x 67 x 9.26 mm)
Weight4.59 oz (130 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
4.34 oz (123 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
4.59 oz (130 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
Colors BlackBlack, Gray
Display
Physical size4.5 inches4.3 inches4.5 inches
Resolution540 x 960 pixels480 x 800 pixels540 x 960 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.

245 ppi217 ppi245 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.

IPS LCDTFTS-LCD 2
Screen-to-body ratio62.08 %59.76 %61.72 %
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 2)Light sensor, Proximity sensorLight sensor, Proximity sensor
Camera
Camera5 megapixels8 megapixels8 megapixels
FlashLEDLEDLED
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.

F2.0F2.0F2.0
Focal length (35mm equivalent)28 mm28 mm 
Camera sensor size1/4"  
FeaturesBack-illuminated sensor (BSI), Autofocus, Touch to focus, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Self-timerBack-illuminated sensor (BSI), AutofocusBack-illuminated sensor (BSI), Autofocus
SettingsISO control  
Shooting ModesBurst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Macro mode, Night mode, Scenes, EffectsBurst mode 
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD)1280x720 (720p HD)1280x720 (720p HD)
Front-facing camera0.3 megapixels VGA1.6 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 400Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 MSM8225QQualcomm Snapdragon 200
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.

Dual-core, 1400 MHz, KraitQuad-core, 1200 MHz, Cortex-A5Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A5
Graphics processorAdreno 305Adren 203Adreno 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.

1024 MB RAM1024 MB RAM1024 MB RAM
Built-in storage8 GB4 GB8 GB
Maximum User Storage4.68 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GBmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GBmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GB
Battery
Talk time 17.80 hours
the average is 15 h (880 min)
11.40 hours
the average is 15 h (880 min)
Stand-by time 16.7 days (401 hours)
the average is 16 days (380 h)
22.5 days (539 hours)
the average is 16 days (380 h)
Talk time (3G)12.80 hours
the average is 16 h (946 min)
12.10 hours
the average is 16 h (946 min)
11.10 hours
the average is 16 h (946 min)
Stand-by time (3G)18.3 days (440 hours)
the average is 24 days (568 h)
18.1 days (435 hours)
the average is 24 days (568 h)
24.0 days (577 hours)
the average is 24 days (568 h)
Capacity2100 mAh1800 mAh1860 mAh
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback, Beats AudioAlbum art cover, Background playback
SpeakersEarpiece, Stereo speakersEarpiece, LoudspeakerEarpiece, Loudspeaker, Stereo speakers
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz900, 1800, 1900 MHz900, 1800, 1900 MHz
UMTS900, 1900, 2100 MHz900, 2100 MHz900, 2100 MHz
FDD LTE800 (band 18), 900 (band 8), 1800 (band 3), 2600 (band 7) MHz  
DataLTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTSHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/sHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
Micro SIMYesYesYes
Multiple SIM cards  2 slots
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-GPSGPS, A-GPS, Glonass
NavigationTurn-by-turn navigationTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigationTurn-by-turn navigation
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.04.04.0
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n802.11 b, g, n802.11 b, g, n
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0USB 2.0
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSBmicroUSB
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device, USB charging
OtherDLNA, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA syncDLNA, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA syncNFC, DLNA, Tethering, 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, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
SensorsAccelerometer, CompassAccelerometer, CompassAccelerometer
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Availability
Officially announced03 Sep 2013 23 May 2013
Shopping information
Accessories  microUSB cable, Wall charger, Headphones, User Manual
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).

   
Head 0.72 W/kg 
Body 1.26 W/kg 
Product Specific Use 1.33 W/kg 
Simultaneous Transmission 1.57 W/kg 

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