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HTC One (M8) Remove phone

Posted: 25 Mar 2014
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - AT&T
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Apple iPhone 5s Remove phone

Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, MetroPCS, U.S. Cellular, Cricket, Virgin Mobile, Boost Mobile
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Remove phone

Posted: 24 Feb 2014
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Verizon, T-Mobile, U.S. Cellular, Boost Mobile
Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phoneSmart phone
OSAndroid (6.0, 5.0, 4.4.3, 4.4), HTC Sense 6 UIiOS (10.x, 9.x, 8.x, 7.x)Android (6.0, 5.1, 5.0, 4.4.4, 4.4.2), TouchWiz UI
Form factorCandybarCandybarCandybar
Dimensions5.76 x 2.78 x 0.37 inches (146.36 x 70.6 x 9.35 mm)4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches (123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm)5.59 x 2.85 x 0.32 inches (142 x 72.5 x 8.1 mm)
Weight5.64 oz (160 g)
the average is 5.2 oz (150 g)
3.95 oz (112 g)
the average is 5.2 oz (150 g)
5.11 oz (145 g)
the average is 5.2 oz (150 g)
MaterialsMain body: aluminumMain body: aluminumMain body: plastic
Features Fingerprint (touch)Fingerprint (swipe)
KeysRight: Volume controlLeft: Volume control, OtherLeft: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key
RuggedSplash resistant Water, Dust resistant
IP certifiedIP X3 IP 67
ColorsGold, Gray, Silver, Pink, Blue, RedGold, Gray, SilverBlack, Gold, Blue, White
Display
Physical size5.0 inches4.0 inches5.1 inches
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels640 x 1136 pixels1080 x 1920 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 ppi326 ppi432 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 3IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen-to-body ratio66.71 %60.82 %69.76 %
Colors16 777 21616 777 21616 777 216
Peak brightness 500 cd/m2 (nit) 
TouchscreenCapacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensorOleophobic coating, Light sensor, Proximity sensorScratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Light sensor, Proximity sensor
Camera
Camera4 megapixels8 megapixels16 megapixels
FlashDual LEDDual LEDLED
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.

F2.0F2.2F2.2
Focal length (35mm equivalent)28 mm29 mm31 mm
Camera sensor size1/3"1/3"1/2.6"
Pixel size2 μm1.5 μm1.12 μm
Hardware FeaturesDual-camera, AutofocusSapphire crystal lens cover, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)Autofocus (Phase detection), Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Software FeaturesManual focus, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Geo taggingDigital image stabilization, Touch to focus, Face detection, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo taggingDigital image stabilization, Touch to focus, Smile detection, Face detection, Voice activation, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
SettingsExposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presetsExposure compensationExposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets
Shooting ModesBurst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Macro mode, Night mode, EffectsBurst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), PanoramaBurst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Night mode, Scenes, Effects
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (720p HD)1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (720p HD) (120 fps)3840x2160 (4K) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (1080p HD) (60 fps)
Recording formatMPEG4H.264, MOVMPEG4, H.264
FeaturesHigh Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Video light, Video sharingTime-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilizationHigh Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Continuous autofocus, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Front-facing camera5 megapixels1.2 megapixels2.1 megapixels
Video capture1920x1080 (1080p HD)1280x720 (720p HD)1920x1080 (1080p HD)
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 801Apple A7Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AC
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, 2300 MHz, Krait 400Dual-core, 1300 MHz, Cyclone ARMv8, 64-bitQuad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400
Graphics processorAdreno 330PowerVR G6430Adreno 330
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.

2 GB RAM / LPDDR31 GB RAM (1600 MHz) / LPDDR32 GB RAM (Dual-channel) / LPDDR3
Built-in storage32 GB64 GB32 GB
Maximum User Storage24 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 128 GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 128 GB
Battery
Capacity2600 mAh1570 mAh2800 mAh
TypeNot user replaceable, Li - PolymerNot user replaceable, Li - IonUser replaceable, Li - Ion
Fast ChargeYes  
Wireless charging  Optional
Talk time  21.00 hours
the average is 15 h (886 min)
Stand-by time 10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 16 days (377 h)
16.2 days (390 hours)
the average is 16 days (377 h)
Talk time (3G)20.00 hours
the average is 17 h (995 min)
10.00 hours
the average is 17 h (995 min)
21.00 hours
the average is 17 h (995 min)
Stand-by time (3G)20.7 days (496 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
  
Music playback 40.00 hours67.00 hours
Video playback 10.00 hours13.00 hours
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Multimedia
MirroringDLNA, Miracast, MHL, MirrorLinkTV-outMHL
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Genre, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Genre, Playlists
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback
Supported formatsMP3, AAC, WMA, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDIMP3, AAC, eAAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless)MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, FLAC, WMA, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI
Video playback   
Supported formatsMPEG4, WMV, AVI, 3GP, 3G2MPEG4, H.263, H.264, Motion JPG, MOVMPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV, AVI, 3GP, 3G2, Flash Video, MKV, WebM
RadioFM, Stereo, RDS  
SpeakersEarpiece, Stereo speakersEarpiece, LoudspeakerEarpiece, Loudspeaker
Headphones connector3.5mm3.5mm3.5mm
Additional microphone(s) for Noise cancellation, Video recordingfor Noise cancellation, Video recording
Internet browsing
Browser SafariGoogle Chrome
supportsHTML, HTML5HTML, HTML5HTML, HTML5
Built-in online services supportYouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+YouTube (upload), TwitterYouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
UMTS 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
LTE (FDD)Bands 3, 7, 8, 20Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25Bands 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20
DataLTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/sLTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTSLTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
2G DataEDGE, GPRSEDGE, GPRS, EV-DO Rev.A, EV-DO Rev.BEDGE, GPRS, EV-DO Rev.A
Micro SIM  Yes
Nano SIMYesYes 
VoLTE  Yes
Global RoamingYesYesYes
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, BarometerAccelerometer, Gyroscope, CompassAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Pedometer, Compass, Hall, Gesture, Barometer, Step detector, Step counter
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneService lights, Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
PhonebookUnlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring IDUnlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID, Video IDUnlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
OrganizerCalendar, Alarm, CalculatorCalendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Stopwatch, Countdown timer, Notes, MemoCalendar, Alarm, Document viewer, Calculator, World clock, Stopwatch, Countdown timer, Health management
MessagingSMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text inputSMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text inputSMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
E-mailIMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft ExchangeIMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft ExchangeIMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange, Push e-mail
Instant MessagingHangouts / Google TalkYesHangouts / Google Talk, ChatON
Hearing aid compatibility M4, T4 
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.04.04.0
Profiles/ Protocols Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Handsfree (HFP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP)Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Attribute Protocol, Audio/Video Control Transport Protocol (AVCTP), Audio/Video Distribution Transport Protocol (AVDTP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Bluetooth Network Encapsulation Protocol (BNEP), Device ID Profile (DID), Generic Access (GAP), Generic Attribute Profile (GATT), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), HID over GATT Profile, Human Interface Device (HID), Logical Link Control and Adaptation Protocol, Message Access Profile (MAP), Multi-Channel Adaptation Protocol, Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Scan Parameters Profile, Security Manager Protocol, Serial Port (SPP), Service Discovery Protocol (SDP)
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band
  Dual antennas, MIMO
Mobile hotspot YesYes
Wi-Fi Direct  Yes
USBUSB 2.0YesUSB 3.0
ConnectormicroUSBProprietarymicroUSB
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingUSB chargingMass storage device, USB Host, USB charging
HDMIvia microUSB via microUSB
Charging connectormicroUSBProprietarymicroUSB
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, GlonassGPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioningGPS, A-GPS, Glonass
NavigationYesTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigationTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation
OtherNFC, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA syncTethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDropNFC, ANT+, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Availability
Officially announced25 Mar 201410 Sep 201324 Feb 2014
Shopping information
Accessories Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation 
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

 20 Sep 2013 
FCC ID value: NM80P6B100 FCC ID value: BCG-E2642A 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 1.18 W/kg 
Body 1.18 W/kg 
Product Specific Use 1.20 W/kg 
Simultaneous Transmission 1.58 W/kg 

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