Apple iPhone 5HTC Desire
Top 59%12,073 points
Top 59%
Top 71%8,377 points
Top 71%
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Top 75%
234 smartphones
3.73" - 4.2"
NaN% of all smartphonesYes
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screen size
resolution
RAM
total clock speed
battery power
megapixels
4"
3.7"
Samsung Galaxy J Max
7"
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Apple iPhone 5 vs HTC Desire: 84 facts in comparison

1. battery power

2.86% more battery power.
1440mAh
Gionee M2017: 7000mAh
1400mAh
4341
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
3527
0

3. pixel density

29.37% higher pixel density.
326ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
252ppi
2911
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
3.7"
2445
0

5. megapixels

1.6x more megapixels (photo).
8MP
Nokia Lumia 1020: 41MP
5MP
2151
0

6. RAM

0.5GB more RAM memory.
1GB
Asus Zenfone AR: 8GB
0.5GB
2096
0

7. resolution

1.89x higher resolution.
640 x 1136px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
480 x 800px
1966
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
1593
0

9. weight

23g lighter.
112g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
135g
1345
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
1300
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
1234
0

12. thickness

4.3mm thinner.
7.6mm
Asus Zenfone AR: 4.6mm
11.9mm
1163
0

13. 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
1159
0

14. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
63% have it
825
0

15. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
91% have it
786
0

16. download speed

13.89x faster downloads.
100MBits/s
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: 600MBits/s
7.2MBits/s
750
0

17. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
10% have it
673
1

18. video recording

1.5x better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Sharp Aquos Xx3: 2176 x 120fps
720 x 30fps
655
0

19. has an IPS screen

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
Apple iPhone 5
51% have it
641
0

20. width

1.4mm narrower.
58.6mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
60mm
574
0

21. height

4.8mm shorter.
123.8mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
119mm
506
0

22. Bluetooth version

1.9 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa): 4.2
2.1
394
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
386
0

24. has a BSI sensor

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
Apple iPhone 5
36% have it
379
0

25. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Apple iPhone 5
24% have it
362
0

26. Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics

Apple iPhone 5
64% have it
358
0

27. 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
356
0

28. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
Apple iPhone 6s 64GB: 14nm
65nm
354
0

29. 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

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

Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
86% have it
337
0

31. 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
329
0

32. 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
328
0

33. Supports Java

Apple iPhone 5
HTC Desire
84% have it
312
0

34. Supports slow motion video recording

Apple iPhone 5
15% have it
289
0

35. has a CMOS sensor

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
Apple iPhone 5
47% have it
276
0

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