Apple iPhone 5HTC Desire
Top 41%12,223 points
Top 41%
Top 29%8,550 points
Top 29%
Screen size
Number of smartphones
lowmidhigh
Top 75%
233 smartphones
3.73" - 4.2"
NaN% of all smartphonesYes
No
screen size
resolution
RAM
total clock speed
battery power
megapixels
4"
3.7"
Samsung Galaxy J Max
7"
Best

Apple iPhone 5 vs HTC Desire: 37 facts in comparison

1. battery power

2.86% more battery power.
1440mAh
Gionee M6 Plus: 6020mAh
1400mAh
4318
0

2. total clock speed

2.6x faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.3GHz
LeEco Le 2 Pro: 10 x 2.7GHz
1 x 1GHz
3509
0

3. pixel density

29.37% higher pixel density.
326ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
252ppi
2897
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
3.7"
2434
0

5. megapixels

1.6x more megapixels (photo).
8MP
Nokia Lumia 1020: 41MP
5MP
2142
0

6. RAM

0.5GB more RAM memory.
1GB
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 6GB
0.5GB
2084
0

7. resolution

1.89x higher resolution.
640 x 1136px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
480 x 800px
1956
0

8. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
81% have it
1589
0

9. weight

23g lighter.
112g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
135g
1336
0

10. has branded damage resistant glass

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
43% have it
1294
0

11. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
79% have it
1226
0

12. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
42% have it
1154
0

13. thickness

4.3mm thinner.
7.6mm
Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini: 4.7mm
11.9mm
1152
0

14. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
63% have it
814
0

15. can be charged via standard USB cable

It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
88% have it
810
0

16. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
90% have it
784
0

17. download speed

13.89x faster downloads.
100MBits/s
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: 600MBits/s
7.2MBits/s
744
0

18. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
10% have it
668
1

19. video recording

1.5x better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Huawei Honor 8: 2176 x 120fps
720 x 30fps
651
0

20. width

1.4mm narrower.
58.6mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
60mm
566
0

21. height

4.8mm shorter.
123.8mm
Microsoft Lumia 638: 66.7mm
119mm
498
0

22. Bluetooth version

1.9 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa): 4.2
2.1
390
0

23. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3
Motorola Moto Z Force: 4
2
380
0

24. Is free and open source

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
84% have it
352
0

25. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
Apple iPhone 6s 64GB: 14nm
65nm
352
0

26. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
17% have it
349
0

27. Allows app installs on the device's external storage

Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
86% have it
334
0

28. Supports widgets

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
90% have it
327
0

29. has a video light

A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
21% have it
326
0

30. Supports Java

Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
84% have it
311
0

31. upload

25x faster uploads.
50MBits/s
HTC One E9+ Dual SIM: 150.8MBits/s
2MBits/s
262
0

32. has a gyroscope

A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
55% have it
203
0

33. volume

35.18% less body volume.
55.1cm³
Nokia Asha 200: 47.7cm³
85cm³
200
0

34. Has AMOLED display

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
20% have it
161
0

35. SAR - US whole body

SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
1.18W/kg
OnePlus 2: 0.205W/kg
0.69W/kg
139
0
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