Windows Phone 8X VS Galaxy Mega 5.8

The HTC Windows Phone 8X has better specifications than the Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8

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HTC Windows Phone 8X VS Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8

 
Windows Phone 8X Galaxy Mega 5.8
 
The HTC Windows Phone 8X and the Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 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
0
The Windows Phone 8X is thicker at 10.1mm
2
The Galaxy Mega 5.8 is thinner at 9mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Windows Phone 8X has a smaller cubic volume of 1383207.625
0
The Galaxy Mega 5.8 has a greater cubic volume of 1884127.5
Less Weight
2
The Windows Phone 8X lighter at 130 grams
0
The Galaxy Mega 5.8 heavier at 182 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Windows Phone 8X features a smaller 4.3" display
2
The Galaxy Mega 5.8 features a bigger 5.8" display
Pixel Density
2
The Windows Phone 8X has a higher pixel density at 342 ppi
0
The Galaxy Mega 5.8 has lower pixel density at 190 ppi
Newer
0
The Windows Phone 8X is older and was released on 09/2012
1
The Galaxy Mega 5.8 is newer and was released on 04/2013
Standby Time
1
The Windows Phone 8X can last more around 360 hours
0
The Galaxy Mega 5.8 can last less around hours
Talk Time
2
The Windows Phone 8X can last more around 8 hours
0
The Galaxy Mega 5.8 can last less around hours
Camera
1
The Galaxy Mega 5.8 has a 8mp camera
1
The Galaxy Mega 5.8 has a 8mp camera
Total Points
10 6
Total Score
63% 38%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the HTC Windows Phone 8X and the Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the HTC Windows Phone 8X has better specifications than the Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the HTC Windows Phone 8X. Note that the Windows Phone 8X has 16 GB internal storage compared to 8 GB internal storage found in the Galaxy Mega 5.8 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 Windows Phone 8X or the Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8

Availability

Announced on
September 2012 April 2013
Available
November 2012 May 2013

Battery

Capacity
1850 mAh 2600 mAh
Standby Time
360 hours -
Talk Time
8 hours -
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
2 2
Speed
1.5GHz 1.4GHz
Type
Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960 -

Camera

Aperture
f2.0 -
Main
8mp (3264x2448) 8mp (3264x2448)
Secondary
1600x1200 1600x1200
Video
1080p 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.1 A2DP + EDR 4.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
YES YES
GPRS
YES YES
GPS
yes, and GLONASS yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA; HSUPA HSDPA, HSUPA
NFC
YES -
USB
2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
720x1280 pixels 540x960 pixels
Size
4.3 inches 5.8 inches
Type
Super IPS LCD2 capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100
Alias
8x, Accord I9150, I9152 Dual SIM
Form Factor
Slate Phablet
Price Range
$500+ $500+

Memory

Card Slot
- microSD, up to 64GB
Internal
16 GB 8 GB
Ram
1 GB 1.5 GB

Operating System

Type
Windows Phone Android
Version
8 4.2.2

Other Features

Misc Features
Beats Audio, Corning Gorilla Glass 2 -
SIM Type
- micro-SIM

Size and Weight

Depth
10.1 mm (0.39 inches) 9.0 mm (0.35 inches)
Height
132.4 mm (5.16 inches) 162.6 mm (6.34 inches)
Weight
130 grams (4.6 ounces) 182 grams (6.4 ounces)
Width
66.2 mm (2.58 inches) 82.4 mm (3.21 inches)