HTC Desire 828 Dual (2GB RAM, 16GB)  Samsung Galaxy A7 
HTC Desire 828 Dual Samsung Galaxy A7
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Excellence Score
22.4
21.3
Value for Money Score
65.3
45.9
Price Rs. 9,800 onwards Rs. 18,750 onwards
Launch Date (India) Dec, 2015 Feb, 2015
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 5.1 Android 4.4, Upgradeable to 6.0, Expected upgrade to 7.0
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5.5 inches 5.5 inches
Screen Resolution 1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch) 1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch)
Display Features N/A Super AMOLED, Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 4)
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.5 GHz 1.5 GHz
Processor Type Octa Core Octa Core
Processor Name MediaTek MT6753 Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (Quad Core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 + Quad Core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU Mali-T720MP3 Adreno 405
RAM 2 GB 2 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
VoLTE Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Yes Yes
Camera 13.0 MP 13.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features BSI Sensor, Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR
Secondary Camera 4.0 MP 5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features HTC UltraPixel, BSI Sensor, F/2.0 Aperture, 26.8 mm Lens, Full Video Recording Snap a selfie with your voice or palm, Wide Selfie (merge three photos taken from the left/middle/right into one), Animated Selfie
Internal Memory 16 GB 16 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 2 TB up to 64 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM GSM+GSM (Hybrid SIM slot)
Thickness 7.9 mm 6.3 mm
Weight 148 gm 141 gm
Battery Capacity 2800 mAh 2600 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A 17.00 hrs
Other Battery Parameters N/A Internet Usage Time (3G): Up to 10 hrs, Internet Usage Time (LTE): Up to 10 hrs, Internet Usage Time (Wi-Fi): Up to 13 hrs, Video Playback Time: Up to 11 hrs, Audio Playback Time (Hours): Up to 54 hrs
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features HTC BoomSound with Dolby Audio; HTC BlinkFeed; Noise Filtration Ultra Power Saving Mode; NFC; ANT+ Support; WiFi Direct; WiFi Dual Band; Noise Filtration; S-Voice
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • Good build quality
  • Good ergonomics - very comfortable to hold
  • Sleek design
  • Good display - crisp and vibrant display
  • HTC's Sense UI has useful added features, and is one of the better skins overlaying Android
  • Good speed/performance
  • Good audio quality
  • Good battery life
  • Solid build quality
  • Beautiful, slender metal frame design
  • Good in-hand feel
  • Brilliant Super AMOLED display, that can be tuned to your liking with "display modes"
  • Android interface with Touchwiz
  • Good speed/performance
  • Decent camera
  • Good audio quality
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Good battery life
2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • Average camera
  • microSIM/microSD hybrid slot means that full-time dual-SIM users are stuck with only 16GB of storage
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