Desire 500 VS Lumia 620

The HTC Desire 500 has better specifications than the Nokia Lumia 620

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HTC Desire 500 VS Nokia Lumia 620

 
Desire 500 Lumia 620
 
The HTC Desire 500 and the Nokia Lumia 620 are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
2
The Desire 500 is thinner at 9.9mm
0
The Lumia 620 is thicker at 11mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Desire 500 has a greater cubic volume of 1363944.65625
2
The Lumia 620 has a smaller cubic volume of 1211880.3125
Less Weight
2
The Desire 500 lighter at 123 grams
0
The Lumia 620 heavier at 127 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Desire 500 features a bigger 4.3" display
0
The Lumia 620 features a smaller 3.8" display
Pixel Density
0
The Desire 500 has lower pixel density at 217 ppi
2
The Lumia 620 has a higher pixel density at 246 ppi
Newer
1
The Desire 500 is newer and was released on 08/2013
0
The Lumia 620 is older and was released on 12/2012
Standby Time
1
The Desire 500 can last more around 435 hours
0
The Lumia 620 can last less around 330 hours
Talk Time
0
The Desire 500 can last less around 12 hours
2
The Lumia 620 can last more around 15 hours
Camera
2
The Lumia 620 has a 8mp camera
0
The Lumia 620 has a 5mp camera
Total Points
10 6
Total Score
63% 38%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the HTC Desire 500 and the Nokia Lumia 620 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the HTC Desire 500 has better specifications than the Nokia Lumia 620, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the HTC Desire 500. Note that the Desire 500 has 4GB internal storage compared to 8 GB internal storage found in the Lumia 620 currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the HTC Desire 500 or the Nokia Lumia 620

Availability

Announced on
August 2013 December 2012
Available
August 2013 January 2012

Battery

Capacity
1800 mAh 1300 mAh
Standby Time
435 hours 330 hours
Talk Time
12 hours 15 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 2
Speed
1.2GHz 1GHz
Type
Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 Qualcomm Snapdragon S4

Camera

Aperture
f2.0 -
Focal length
28mm -
Main
8mp (3264x2448) 5mp (2592x1944)
Secondary
1280x1024 VGA
Video
720p 720p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
4.0 (A2DP) 3.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
YES Class B
GPRS
YES Class B
GPS
YES yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA, HSUPA HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
NFC
- YES
USB
2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n dual band

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
480x800 pixels 480x800 pixels
Size
4.3 inches 3.8 inches
Type
WVGA capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$300-$500 $150-$300

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 64 GB -
Internal
4GB 8 GB
Ram
1 GB 512MB

Operating System

Type
Android Windows Phone
Version
- 8

Other Features

Misc Features
Beats Audio, Blink Feed -
SIM Slots
2 -
SIM Type
micro-SIM -

Size and Weight

Depth
9.9 mm (0.39 inches) 11.0 mm (0.43 inches)
Height
131.8 mm (5.14 inches) 115.4 mm (4.50 inches)
Weight
123 grams (4.3 ounces) 127 grams (4.4 ounces)
Width
66.9 mm (2.61 inches) 61.1 mm (2.38 inches)