19points

HTC Windows Phone 8S

80points

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

HTC Windows Phone 8S
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100 facts in comparison

HTC Windows Phone 8S vs Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
19
points
80
points

Why is HTC Windows Phone 8S better than Samsung Galaxy S7 edge?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 44g lighter
    113gvs157g
  • 9.6mm narrower
    63mmvs72.6mm
  • 30.4mm shorter
    120.5mmvs150.9mm
  • 7.31% less body volume
    78.19cm³vs84.35611800000001cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy S7 edge better than HTC Windows Phone 8S?

  • 2.12x more battery power
    3600mAhvs1700mAh
  • 4.3x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.15GHzvs2 x 1GHz
  • 2.29x higher pixel density
    534ppivs233ppi
  • 37.5% bigger screen size
    5.5"vs4"
  • 3.5GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs0.5GB
  • 2.4x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs5MP
  • 11.52x higher resolution
    1440 x 2560pxvs400 x 800px
  • 60GB more internal storage
    64GBvs4GB

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

2.Weather sealed
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

3.thickness

10.3mm

7.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

113g

157g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

63mm

72.6mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

120.5mm

150.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

400 x 800px

1440 x 2560px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

233ppi

534ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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"

5.5"

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 Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.RAM

0.5GB

4GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

Cameras

1.megapixels

5MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 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.widest aperture

f/2.8

f/1.7

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.

Best

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

Huawei Y7 Pro (2019)

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

2.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

Battery

1.battery power

1700mAh

3600mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

3.has a battery level indicator
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.has a rechargeable battery
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
2.Has offline voice recognition
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
5.Is free and open source
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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 Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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.supports AVCHD format
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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

2.Is a system camera
HTC Windows Phone 8S
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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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