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HTC Desire S

20points

Samsung Galaxy Hercules

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HTC Desire S vs Samsung Galaxy Hercules

HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules

Why is HTC Desire S better than Samsung Galaxy Hercules?

  • 21.74% higher pixel density
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    252ppivs207ppi
  • Has a radio
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  • 5g lighter
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    130gvs135g
  • Is free and open source
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  • Supports Java
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  • Supports widgets
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  • 6.3mm narrower
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    59.8mmvs66.1mm
  • 10.3mm shorter
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    115mmvs125.3mm

Why is Samsung Galaxy Hercules better than HTC Desire S?

  • 27.59% more battery power
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    1850mAhvs1450mAh
  • 0.3GB more RAM memory
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    1GBvs0.7GB
  • 3x faster CPU speed
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    2 x 1.5GHzvs1 x 1GHz
  • 1.6x more megapixels (main camera)
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    8MPvs5MP
  • 21.62% bigger screen size
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    4.5"vs3.7"
  • 6.67x more megapixels (front camera)
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    2MPvs0.3MP
  • 2.92x faster downloads
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    42MBits/svs14.4MBits/s
  • Has NFC
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Design

1.is dustproof and water-resistant
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
2.weight

130g

135g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
3.thickness

11.6mm

8.5mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.width

59.8mm

66.1mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.height

115mm

125.3mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.volume

79.77cm³

70.4cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
7.has a physical QWERTY keyboard
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.

Display

1.pixel density

252ppi

207ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
2.resolution

480 x 800px

480 x 800px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has branded damage-resistant glass
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
5.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCDs. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.
6.has a touch screen
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
7.displays 3D
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
The device can display 3D images without the need for wearing special glasses. The display's special construction allows viewers to get a sense of an image's depth by tailoring its position to fit the user's perspective.

Performance

1.RAM

0.7GB

1GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
2.CPU speed

1 x 1GHz

2 x 1.5GHz

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
3.has an external memory slot
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.

Cameras

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the front camera. A higher megapixel count means that the front camera is capable of capturing more details, an essential factor for taking high-resolution selfies.
3.Has a dual-tone LED flash
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
4.has a BSI sensor
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
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.
5.has a built-in HDR mode
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
6.has a flash
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
7.has a serial shot mode
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
The burst mode, also called serial shot mode or continuous shooting mode, allows you to shoot multiple photos in a row.
8.has a front camera
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.Has a radio
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.Has dedicated media keys
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

Battery

1.battery power

1450mAh

1850mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
2.has wireless charging
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
3.has a removable battery
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
4.has a battery level indicator
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has a rechargeable battery
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.download speed

14.4MBits/s

42MBits/s

The download speed is a measurement of the internet connection bandwidth, representing the maximum data transfer rate at which a device can access online content.
2.has NFC
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions, such as mobile payments. Note: this feature may not be available in all markets.
3.is DLNA-certified
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
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.
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
5.upload speed

5.76MBits/s

5.76MBits/s

The upload speed is a measurement of the internet connection bandwidth, representing the maximum data transfer rate at which a device can send information to a server or another device.
6.has a gyroscope
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.
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.
8.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
Java is an object-oriented programming language designed to enable application developers to run Java code on all compatible platforms without the need to recompile the code.
9.Supports widgets
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
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.

Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.
2.supports AVCHD format
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.
3.has a 24p cinema mode
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
4.is a system camera
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
A system camera has many interchangeable components such as lenses, flashes, and other accessories. System cameras offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
5.has a dedicated Facebook key
HTC Desire S
Samsung Galaxy Hercules
Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

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