HTC Desire 526G Plus 16GB  Samsung Galaxy J5 
HTC Desire 526G Plus 16GB Samsung Galaxy J5
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Excellence Score
13.9
18.0
Value for Money Score
38.9
42.0
Price Rs. 8,350 onwards Rs. 15,000 onwards
Launch Date (India) Jan, 2015 Jul, 2015
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 4.4 Android 5.1 Lollipop, Upgradeable to 6.0 Marshmallow, Expected upgrade to 7.0 Nougat
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 4.7 inches 5 inches
Screen Resolution 540x960 pixels (~ 234 pixels per inch) 720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Display Features LCD Super AMOLED
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.7 GHz 1.2 GHz
Processor Type Octa Core Quad Core
Processor Name N/A Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410
GPU N/A Adreno 306
RAM 1 GB 1.5 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes
VoLTE Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Yes Yes
Camera 8.0 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 N/A F/1.9 Aperture, Beauty Face, Continuous Shots, Sensor Size: 1/3.06-inch, Interval Shot, Panorama, Sports Mode, Sound and Shot Mode, Zoom Support
Secondary Camera 2.0 MP 5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features HD Video Recording Flash
Internal Memory 16 GB 8 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 32 GB up to 128 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM GSM+GSM
Thickness 9.8 mm 7.9 mm
Weight 154 gm 146 gm
Battery Capacity 2000 mAh 2600 mAh
Battery Standby N/A 342 hrs
Battery Standby (3G) 622 hrs N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) 15.00 hrs 18.00 hrs
Fast Charging
Other Battery Parameters N/A Internet Usage Time (3G): Up to 9 hrs, Internet Usage Time (LTE): Up to 9 hrs, Internet Usage Time (Wi-Fi): Up to 11 hrs, Video Playback Time: Up to 13 hrs, Audio Playback Time: 62 hrs
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features HTC BlinkFeed WiFi Direct; ANT+ Support; KIES air; FM Recording; Noise Filtration; Cloud Storage (100 GB)
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • Good build quality
  • Distinctive, elegant design
  • Decent display with good viewing angles and colour reproduction
  • Nice HTC Sense UI over Android
  • Very good speed/performance
  • Decent 8MP camera
  • Decent battery backup
  • Good call quality
  • Good loudspeaker
  • Solid build quality
  • Good display - natural color reproduction, good viewing angles, and good sunlight legibility
  • New improved TouchWiz UI on top of Android is clean, and functional
  • Good speed/performance in day to day tasks and activities
  • Decent camera - decent images with natural color reproduction, good contrast levels, accurate white balance, and a good amount of detail
  • Very good battery life
2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • Glossy build tends to be a fingerprint magnet
  • Non-HD display resolution

No Major Negatives!

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