HTC Desire 300 vs Samsung Galaxy S III

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Display

Display size

4.3 inches
4.8 inches

Resolution

480 x 800 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

217 ppi
306 ppi

Technology

LCD
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

60.22 %
65.82 %

Peak brightness

 
300 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.8; Focal length: 34 mm
Aperture size: F2.6; Sensor size: 1/3"

Flash

 
LED

Video recording

800 x 480 pixels
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

 
Digital image stabilization, Video calling

Front

0.3 megapixels VGA
1.9 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.19 x 2.61 x 0.40 inches (131.78 x 66.23 x 10.12 mm)
5.38 x 2.78 x 0.34 inches (136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm)

Weight

4.23 oz (120 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)
4.69 oz (133 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)

Materials

 
Back: Plastic

Colors

Black, White
Black, Gray, Brown, Pink, Blue, Red, White

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4
Samsung Exynos 4 Quad 4412

Processor

Dual-core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A5
Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU

Adreno 203
Mali-400 MP4

RAM

0.5 GB
1 GB

Internal storage

4 GB
32 GB

Storage expansion

up to 64 GB
up to 64 GB

OS

Android (4.1.2), HTC Sense UI
Android (4.3, 4.1.2, 4.1.1, 4.0.4), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity

1650 mAh
2100 mAh

Talk time

 
22.50 hours
the average is 23 h (1393 min)

Stand-by time

 
34.6 days (830 hours)
the average is 21 days (500 h)

Talk time (3G)

11.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)
11.60 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

26.0 days (625 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)
32.1 days (770 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)

Cellular

UMTS

900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA
HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

Micro SIM
Micro SIM

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
USB OTG, Video out

Location

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Notification light (Multiple color), Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

 
DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL, MirrorLink

Radio

 
FM, Stereo, RDS

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

 
Yes
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