HTC Desire 501

21 Reasons why HTC Desire 501 is better

than the average

130gvs 146g (the average)
vs 68.9g (best: Microsoft Nokia 105)
2.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (58% don't have it)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
3.Has stereo speakers
Yesvs No (82% don't have it)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
4.Has built-in optical image stabilization
Yesvs No (87% don't have it)
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
5.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (60% don't have it)
All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
6.Has NFC
Yesvs No (59% don't have it)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
66.7mmvs 70.1mm (the average)
vs 42mm (best: Vertu Signature for Bentley)
128.5mmvs 138.3mm (the average)
vs 66.7mm (best: Microsoft Lumia 638)
9.Plenty wider aperture at minimum focal length
2vs 2 (the average)
vs 1.7 (best: Samsung Galaxy S7 edge 32GB)
With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
10.Plenty newer Bluetooth version
4vs 4 (the average)
vs 4.2 (best: Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa))
11.Noticeably more microphone(s)
2vs 2 (the average)
vs 4 (best: Motorola Moto Z Force)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
12.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (65% don't have it)
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.
13.Plays Adobe Flash
Yesvs No (83% don't have it)
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
14.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (76% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
15.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (67% don't have it)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
16.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (54% don't have it)
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.
17.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (68% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
18.A bit less body volume
83.9cm³vs 88.3cm³ (the average)
vs 47.7cm³ (best: Nokia Asha 200)
19.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (60% don't have it)
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
20.Beautiful design of phone
21.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.
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