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Posted: 25 Mar 2014
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 24 Feb 2014
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Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSAndroid (6.0, 5.0, 4.4.3, 4.4), HTC Sense 6 UIAndroid (6.0, 5.1, 5.0, 4.4.4, 4.4.2), TouchWiz UI 
Dimensions5.76 x 2.78 x 0.37 inches (146.36 x 70.6 x 9.35 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 5.4 oz (153 g)
5.11 oz (145 g)
the average is 5.4 oz (153 g)
 
MaterialsMain body: AluminumMain body: Plastic 
Features Fingerprint (swipe), Touch sensitive control keys, Interchangeable covers 
RuggedSplash resistantWater, Dust resistant 
IP certified

IP certified - The IP code indicates the degree of protection against dust and water. The first number represents dust protection, while the second represents water protection. In IP67, for example, 6 means a completely dust-tight device, while 7 means the device can stay immersed in up to 1 meter of water for up to 30 minutes. In IP68, a higher level of water protection is expected, but exact numbers aren't specified: both depth and continuance are specified by the manufacturer on per device basis.

IP X3IP 67 
ColorsGold, Gray, Silver, Pink, Blue, RedBlack, Gold, Blue, White 
Display
Physical size5.0 inches5.1 inches 
Resolution1080 x 1920 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 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 3Super AMOLED 
Screen-to-body ratio

Screen-to-body ratio - Shows what part of the frontal area of a phone its screen occupies.

66.71 %69.76 % 
FeaturesAmbient light sensor, Proximity sensorScratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera4 megapixels16 megapixels 
FlashDual 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.

F2.0F2.2 
Focal length (35mm equivalent)28 mm31 mm 
Camera sensor size

Camera sensor size - A bigger camera sensor is able to capture more light, and thus produce better photos.

1/3"1/2.6" 
Pixel size

Pixel size - The size of an individual pixel on a camera's sensor. The bigger, the better.

2 μm1.12 μm 
Hardware FeaturesDual-camera, AutofocusAutofocus (Phase detection), Back-illuminated sensor (BSI) 
Software FeaturesManual focus, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, 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 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), Panorama, Night mode, Scenes, Effects 
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (720p HD)3840x2160 (4K) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (1080p HD) (60 fps) 
FeaturesHigh Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Video light, Video sharingHigh Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Continuous autofocus, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing 
Front-facing camera5 megapixels2.1 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 801Qualcomm 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 400Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400 
Graphics processor

Graphics processor - The graphics processor is important for the smooth operation of the system and especially in games and other applications that may involve complex graphics and animations.

Adreno 330Adreno 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 RAM2 GB RAM 
Built-in storage

Built-in storage - Bigger storage capacity allows you to keep more content saved onto your device, such as more applications, photos or video. Games and video content typically take up the biggest amount of storage space.

32 GB32 GB 
Maximum User Storage24 GB  
Storage expansion

Storage expansion - Some handsets allow you to expand their storage capacity by using a memory expansion card – most often microSD. Expansion memory is mostly suitable for media storage, such as photo, video or music content.

microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 128 GBmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 128 GB 
Battery
Capacity

Capacity - The bigger, the better! However, battery capacity is not the only factor that has an effect on battery life. Those include the chipset in use, the software running on the device, as well as the consumer's unique usage pattern.

2600 mAh2800 mAh 
TypeNot user replaceable, Li - PolymerUser replaceable, Li - Ion 
Wireless charging Optional 
Talk time 21.00 hours
the average is 19 h (1140 min)
 
Stand-by time 16.2 days (390 hours)
the average is 19 days (465 h)
 
Talk time (3G)20.00 hours
the average is 17 h (1043 min)
21.00 hours
the average is 17 h (1043 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G)20.7 days (496 hours)
the average is 24 days (581 h)
  
Music playback 67.00 hours 
Video playback 13.00 hours 
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Multimedia
Screen mirroringDLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL, MirrorLinkMHL 
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Genre, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback 
RadioFM, Stereo, RDS  
SpeakersEarpiece, Stereo speakersEarpiece, Loudspeaker 
Additional microphone(s) for Noise cancellation, Video recording 
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz 
LTE (FDD)Bands 3, 7, 8, 20Bands 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20 
DataLTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/sLTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS 
Micro SIM Yes 
Nano SIMYes  
VoLTE Yes 
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, BarometerAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Pedometer, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Gesture, Barometer, Step detector, Step counter 
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneService lights, Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.04.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band 
Mobile hotspot Yes 
USBUSB 2.0USB 3.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device, USB Host, USB charging 
HDMIvia microUSBvia microUSB 
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. The most common types are GPS and A-GPS. 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.

GPS, GlonassGPS, A-GPS, Glonass 
NavigationYesTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation 
OtherNFC, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA syncNFC, ANT+, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Availability
Officially announced25 Mar 201424 Feb 2014 
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.

   
FCC ID value: NM80P6B100   

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