HTC Desire 820  Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo 
HTC Desire 820 Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo
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Launch Date (India) Nov, 2014 Feb, 2014
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Smartphone OS Android 4.4, Upgradeable to 6.0 Marshmallow Android 4.3, Upgradeable to 5.1 Lollipop
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5.5 inches 5.5 inches
Screen Resolution 720x1280 pixels (~ 267 pixels per inch) 720x1280 pixels (~ 267 pixels per inch)
Display Features LCD, Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3) Super AMOLED
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.5 GHz 1.7 GHz
Processor Type Octa Core Hexa Core
Processor Name Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 + Quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53) Exynos 5260 (Quad A7 1.3 Ghz + Dual A15 1.7 GHz)
GPU Adreno 405 Mali-T624
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Yes Yes
Camera 13.0 MP 8.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, HDR, BSI Sensor, F/2.2 Aperture, 28mm Lens Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Smile Detection, Image Stabilization, BSI Sensor, Zero Shutter Lag, HDR (High Dynamic Range), Panorama Shot
Secondary Camera 8.0 MP 2.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features Full HD Video Recording, BSI Sensor BSI Sensor, Image Stabilization
Internal Memory 16 GB 16 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 128 GB up to 64 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio
Thickness 7.87 mm 8.6 mm
Weight 155 gm 163 gm
Battery Capacity 2600 mAh 3100 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) 424 hrs N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) 22.40 hrs 18.00 hrs
Fast Charging
Other Battery Parameters N/A N/A
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features Built-in Amplifiers; HTC Boom Sound; HTC BlinkFeed; DLNA; WiFi Direct; Stereo Speakers S Pen; S Pen Optimized Features- Air Command, Action Memo, Scrapbook, Screen Write, S Finder Window Pen, S Note, Multi-Window, Easy Clip, Direct stylus input; Smart Scroll; Smart Pause; Air View; Story Album; S Translator; Samsung Link; Screen Mirroring; S Voice Hands Free; S Health; NFC; Yes, via MHL; WiFi Direct; WiFi Dual Band; USB Host; ANT+; Noise Filtration; Dropbox (50 GB storage); S Voice; My Magazine
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • Attractive, dual-tone design
  • Solid build quality
  • Slim, light-weight
  • Very good display, with good outdoor visibility
  • Beautiful, clean, modern HTC Sense overlay over Android
  • Smooth, slick performance all-round, backed by top-end hardware (64-bit based octa-core Snapdragon)
  • Good cameras, both front and back
  • Very good audio/video playback
  • Very good front-firing loudspeakers
  • Decent battery life
  • Dual-SIM functionality
  • Good build quality
  • Soft leather-like back panel
  • Vibrant display with good viewing angles, and color reproduction
  • Android interface with Touchwiz
  • Snappy performance
  • Excellent stylus functionality and apps
  • Decent camera
  • Excellent battery life
2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • Large dimensions mean single-handed use is out of the picture
  • Not ideal for single-handed use
  • Feels plasticky
  • Average speakerphone
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