HTC One A9 vs Palm Phone

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Display

Size

5.0 inches
3.3 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels,
440 PPI
1280 x 720 pixels,
445 PPI

Technology

AMOLED
LCD

Screen-to-body

66.17 %
61.54 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 8952
Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 MSM8940

Processor

Octa-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm

GPU

Adreno 405
Adreno 505

RAM

3GB
3GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

32GB
32GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 2000 GB
 

OS

Android (7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow), HTC Sense UI
Android (8.1 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity

2150 mAh
800 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
 

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, OIS, Autofocus, BSI sensor)
12 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0
 

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Hyperlapse, Video calling, Video sharing
EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

4 MP
8 MP

Design

Dimensions

5.74 x 2.79 x 0.29 inches (145.75 x 70.8 x 7.26 mm)
3.80 x 1.99 x 0.29 inches (96.6 x 50.6 x 7.4 mm)

Weight

5.04 oz (143 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (184 g)
2.20 oz (62 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (184 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

 
Water, Dust; IP 68

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock

Colors

Gold, Gray, Silver, Red
Black

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)
Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 66(AWS-3)

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE-A Cat 7 (300/100 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS

SIM type

Nano SIM
eSIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band
802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible)

Features

Mass storage device, OTG, Charging
Charging, Mass storage device

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

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

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Shopping information

MSRP

$ 500
$ 350
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