48points

HTC Desire 820

58points

Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

HTC Desire 820
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HTC Desire 820 vs Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

Why is HTC Desire 820 better than Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra?

  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • 33g lighter
    155gvs188g
  • 0.36mm thinner
    7.74mmvs8.1mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 0.26mm narrower
    78.74mmvs79mm
  • 7.3mm shorter
    157.7mmvs165mm
  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Has manual exposure

Why is Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra better than HTC Desire 820?

  • 3.85% more battery power
    2700mAhvs2600mAh
  • 1.53x faster CPU speed
    8 x 2.3GHzvs8 x 1.5GHz
  • 37.45% higher pixel density
    367ppivs267ppi
  • 9.09% bigger screen size
    6"vs5.5"
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs2GB
  • 1.77x more megapixels (main camera)
    23MPvs13MP
  • 2.25x higher resolution
    1080 x 1920pxvs720 x 1280px
  • 2x more megapixels (front camera)
    16MPvs8MP

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Design

1.weight

155g

188g

Best

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62.5g

2.thickness

7.74mm

8.1mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

3.width

78.74mm

79mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

4.height

157.7mm

165mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

720 x 1280px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

3.pixel density

267ppi

367ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

5.5"

6"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

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.

6.Has an AMOLED display
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.GPU clock speed

500MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 615)

900MHz (MediaTek Helio P20)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

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1000MHz

3.RAM speed

800MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 615)

1600MHz (MediaTek Helio P20)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

4.Has integrated graphics
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

5.Uses big.LITTLE technology
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores in order to maximise performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking email will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.

6.Has out-of-order execution
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP

23MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

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.

3.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

8MP

16MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

A dual-lens camera captures two images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

For example

Vivo NEX 2

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

1

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.has a radio
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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Battery

1.battery power

2600mAh

2700mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.has a battery level indicator
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.has a rechargeable battery
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra
2.Has offline voice recognition
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra
4.Supports Java
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra
5.Is free and open source
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

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.

6.Has sharing intents
HTC Desire 820
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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