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HTC Desire Z

HTC Desire Z
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HTC Desire Z review: specs and price

HTC Desire Z
HTC Desire Z

Why is HTC Desire Z better than the average?

  • Width
    60.4mmvs71.34mm
  • Height
    119mmvs142.61mm
  • Number of microphones
    2vs1.65
  • Volume
    102.06cm³vs10174.7cm³

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
HTC Desire Z

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

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.weight

180g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

3.thickness

14.2mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

60.4mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

119mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

102.06cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

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Display

1.resolution

480 x 800px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

252ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
HTC Desire Z

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

3.7"

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 Z

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 a touch screen
HTC Desire Z

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

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Performance

1.RAM

0.5GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

2.CPU speed

1 x 0.8GHz

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

3.has an external memory slot
HTC Desire Z

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.

4.internal storage

1.5GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

45nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

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Cameras

1.megapixels

5MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.video recording (main camera)

720 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

3.has a flash
HTC Desire Z

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

4.has a front camera
HTC Desire Z

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

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

5. more flash LEDs

1

Multi-LED camera flashes use LED lights which have different color temperatures (warm light and cool light), improving the color balance based on the conditions in which the photos are taken.

Best

Meizu 15 Lite

6

6.Has a dual-tone LED flash
HTC Desire Z

A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

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Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
HTC Desire Z

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

2.number of microphones

2

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

3.has a radio
HTC Desire Z

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

4.has dedicated media keys
HTC Desire Z

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

1300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
HTC Desire Z

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

3.wireless charging
HTC Desire Z

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

4.has a battery level indicator
HTC Desire Z

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
HTC Desire Z

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
HTC Desire Z
2.Supports Java
HTC Desire Z
3.Is free and open source
HTC Desire Z

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.

4.USB version

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

3.1

5.download speed

14.4MBits/s

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1200MBits/s

6.has GPS
HTC Desire Z

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

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Miscellaneous

1.has a 24p cinema mode
HTC Desire Z

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

2.Is a system camera
HTC Desire Z

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

3.supports AVCHD format
HTC Desire Z

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

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