Samsung Galaxy S6 vs HTC Desire HD

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Display

Size:

5.1 inches
4.3 inches

Resolution:

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

Technology:

Super AMOLED
S-LCD

Screen-to-body:

70.48 %
62.89 %

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7420
Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255

Processor:

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

GPU:

Mali-T760 MP8
Adreno 205

RAM:

3GB LPDDR4
0.75GB DDR2

Internal storage:

128GB, not expandable
1.5GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

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

Battery

Capacity:

2550 mAh
1230 mAh

Type:

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

Charging:

Fast charging, Qi and Powermat wireless charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

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

Specifications:

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

Video recording:

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

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:

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

Weight:

4.87 oz (138.0 g)
5.78 oz (164.0 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 5(850), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 8(900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

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

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share
DLNA

Radio:

FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.1
2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Mar 02, 2015
Sep 17, 2010

FCC ID value:

A3LSMG920A link
NM8PD98100 link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.49 W/kg
0.47 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.96 W/kg
0.84 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.25 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.04 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Mar 01, 2015
Sep 15, 2010
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