18points

HTC Desire VC

84points

Samsung Galaxy S8

HTC Desire VC
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HTC Desire VC vs Samsung Galaxy S8

HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8
18
points
84
points

Why is HTC Desire VC better than Samsung Galaxy S8?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 32g lighter
    119gvs151g
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • 5.8mm narrower
    62.3mmvs68.1mm
  • 29.4mm shorter
    119.5mmvs148.9mm
  • Supports two SIM cards
  • 12.85% less body volume
    70.73cm³vs81.12072cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy S8 better than HTC Desire VC?

  • 1.82x more battery power
    3000mAhvs1650mAh
  • 17.4x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs1 x 1GHz
  • 2.44x higher pixel density
    568ppivs233ppi
  • 45% bigger screen size
    5.8"vs4"
  • 3.5GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs0.5GB
  • 2.4x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs5MP
  • 11.1x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs480 x 800px
  • Has branded damage resistant glass

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.thickness

9.5mm

8mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

119g

151g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

62.3mm

68.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

119.5mm

148.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

480 x 800px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

233ppi

568ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

4.screen size

4"

5.8"

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 VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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.Has integrated graphics
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

4.Has AES
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.Has dynamic frequency scaling
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

6.RAM

0.5GB

4GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

Cameras

1.megapixels

5MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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)

720 x 60fps

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.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

5.has a front camera
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 Z1 Lite

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

For example

Lenovo Z5s

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

3.number of microphones

2

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 VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

1650mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

4.has a battery level indicator
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8
2.Has offline voice recognition
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

3.Supports Java
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8
5.Is free and open source
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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.

Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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.

For example

T-Mobile Doubleshot

2.has a 24p cinema mode
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

3.supports AVCHD format
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

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.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

4.has a dedicated Facebook key
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

For example

HTC Cha Cha

5.Is a system camera
HTC Desire VC
Samsung Galaxy S8

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

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