HTC Desire HD vs Samsung Galaxy S6

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Display

Size:

4.3 inches
5.1 inches

Resolution:

800 x 480 pixels, 217 PPI
2560 x 1440 pixels, 577 PPI

Technology:

S-LCD
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body:

62.89 %
70.48 %

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7420

Processor:

Single core, 1000 MHz, Scorpion
Octa-core, 2100 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

Adreno 205
Mali-T760 MP8

RAM:

0.75GB DDR2
3GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

1.5GB
128GB, not expandable

Storage expansion:

microSDHC

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (2.3.5, 2.3, 2.2)
Android (7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity:

1230 mAh
2550 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging, Qi and Powermat wireless charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

8 MP (Autofocus)
16 MP (OIS, Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features:

OIS, HDR, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Video calling

Front:

5 MP (HDR)

Video capture:

2560x1440 (QHD) (30 fps)

Design

Dimensions:

4.84 x 2.68 x 0.46 inches (123 x 68 x 11.8 mm)
5.65 x 2.78 x 0.27 inches (143.4 x 70.5 x 6.8 mm)

Weight:

5.78 oz (164.0 g)
4.87 oz (138.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Notification light, Touch sensitive control keys

Keys:

Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, Gold, Blue, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD)

UMTS:

Bands 8(900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback, Custom equalizer, Preset equalizer, Sound effects

Screen mirroring:

DLNA
DLNA, Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR
4.1

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Multiple antennas, MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, ANT+, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Sep 17, 2010
Mar 02, 2015

FCC ID value:

NM8PD98100 link
A3LSMG920A link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.47 W/kg
0.49 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.84 W/kg
0.96 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.25 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.04 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 15, 2010
Mar 01, 2015
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