Comparison between:
- Apple iPhone 5c
- Apple iPhone 5s
- BLU Dash 4.5

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Apple iPhone 5cApple iPhone 5sBLU Dash 4.5
Apple iPhone 5c
Prices
Apple iPhone 5s
Prices
BLU Dash 4.5
Model aliasiPhone Light
Low-cost iPhone
iPhone Lite
A1453
A1457
A1518
A1528
A1530
A1533
D300
D310

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width59.2 mm
5.92 cm
0.194 ft
2.331 in
58.6 mm
5.86 cm
0.192 ft
2.307 in
65 mm
6.5 cm
0.213 ft
2.559 in
Height124.4 mm
12.44 cm
0.408 ft
4.898 in
123.8 mm
12.38 cm
0.406 ft
4.874 in
133 mm
13.3 cm
0.436 ft
5.236 in
Thickness8.97 mm
0.897 cm
0.029 ft
0.353 in
7.6 mm
0.76 cm
0.025 ft
0.299 in
12 mm
1.2 cm
0.039 ft
0.472 in
Weight132 g
0.29 lbs
4.66 oz
112 g
0.25 lbs
3.95 oz
144 g
0.32 lbs
5.08 oz
Volume66.06 cm³
4.01 in³
55.14 cm³
3.35 in³
103.74 cm³
6.3 in³
ColorsYellow
Blue
Pink
Green
White
Gray
Silver
Gold
-
Body materialsPolycarbonateAluminium alloy
Glass
-

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIMNano-SIMMini-SIM
Number of SIM cards112
Features--Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)
--D300 - single SIM; D310 - dual SIM

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMACDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1700/2100 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1700/2100 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
-
CDMA20001xEV-DO Rev. A
1xEV-DO Rev. B
1xEV-DO Rev. A
1xEV-DO Rev. B
-
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
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Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 3
EV-DO Rev. A
EV-DO Rev. B
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 3
EV-DO Rev. A
EV-DO Rev. B
UMTS
EDGE Class 12
GPRS Class 12
HSPA+

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)iOS 7.0.3
iOS 9
iOS 7.0.3
iOS 9
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCApple A6 APL0589Apple A7 APL0698MediaTek MT6589M
Process technology28 nm28 nm28 nm
CPUApple Swift ARMv7Apple Cyclone ARMv8ARM Cortex-A7
CPU bits32 bit64 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv8-AARMv7
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB64 KB + 64 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)1024 KB
1 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
Level 3 cache memory (L3)-4096 KB
4 MB
-
CPU cores224
CPU frequency1300 MHz1300 MHz1200 MHz
GPUPowerVR SGX543 MP3PowerVR G6430PowerVR SGX544
GPU cores34-
GPU frequency266 MHz200 MHz156 MHz
RAM capacity1 GB1 GB512 MB
RAM typeLPDDR2LPDDR3-
-M7 motion coprocessor-

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage8 GB
16 GB
32 GB
16 GB
32 GB
4 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

Types--microSD
microSDHC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPSTFT
Diagonal size4 in
101.6 mm
10.16 cm
4 in
101.6 mm
10.16 cm
4.5 in
114.3 mm
11.43 cm
Width1.96 in
49.87 mm
4.99 cm
1.96 in
49.87 mm
4.99 cm
2.2 in
56 mm
5.6 cm
Height3.48 in
88.52 mm
8.85 cm
3.48 in
88.52 mm
8.85 cm
3.92 in
99.64 mm
9.96 cm
Aspect ratio1.775:11.775:11.779:1
Resolution640 x 1136 pixels640 x 1136 pixels480 x 854 pixels
Pixel density326 ppi
128 ppcm
326 ppi
128 ppcm
218 ppi
85 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area60.14 %61.05 %64.76 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Retina display
800:1 contrast ratio
500 cd/m²
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
LED-backlit
Corning Gorilla Glass
Retina display
800:1 contrast ratio
500 cd/m²
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
LED-backlit
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Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
-Fingerprint sensor model - TMDR92-

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor model-Sony Exmor RS-
Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS-
Sensor size4.54 x 3.42 mm
0.22 in
4.89 x 3.67 mm
0.24 in
-
Pixel size1.391 µm
0.001391 mm
1.498 µm
0.001498 mm
-
Crop factor7.617.08-
ISO-32 - 2500-
Aperturef/2.4f/2.2-
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4.1 mm
31.21 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
4.3 mm
30.43 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-
Number of lenses55-
Flash typeLEDDual LEDLED
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Touch focus
Face detection
IR filter
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
IR filter
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
720p @ 120 fps
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Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor typeCMOSCMOS-
Aperturef/2.4f/2.4-
Image resolution1280 x 960 pixels
1.23 MP
1280 x 960 pixels
1.23 MP
-
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps-
FeaturesFace unlockFace unlock-
Exposure compensationHDR
Exposure compensation
0.3 MP

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioNoNoYes

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
Wi-Fi
Cell ID
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
Wi-Fi
Cell ID
GPS
A-GPS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.04.03.0
FeaturesA2DP
LE
A2DP
LE
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USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector type--Micro USB
Version2.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Proprietary
Charging
Mass storage
Proprietary
Charging

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
TV-Out
UMA
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
TV-Out
UMA
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
eAAC+
M4A
MP3
WAV
Apple Lossless
AAX+
AAX
AAC
eAAC+
M4A
MP3
WAV
Apple Lossless
AAX+
AAX
AAC
FLAC
MP3
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecsAVI
H.263
H.264
QuickTime
MP4
AVI
H.263
H.264
QuickTime
MP4
DivX
H.263
H.264
MP4
WMV
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity1510 mAh1560 mAh2000 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Ion
2G talk time10 h
600 min
0.4 days
10 h
600 min
0.4 days
24 h
1440 min
1 days
2G stand-by time250 h
15000 min
10.4 days
250 h
15000 min
10.4 days
900 h
54000 min
37.5 days
3G talk time10 h
600 min
0.4 days
10 h
600 min
0.4 days
10 h
600 min
0.4 days
3G stand-by time250 h
15000 min
10.4 days
250 h
15000 min
10.4 days
750 h
45000 min
31.3 days
FeaturesNon-removableNon-removableRemovable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)0.99 W/kg0.93 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)0.95 W/kg0.99 W/kg-
Head SAR (USA)1.19 W/kg1.18 W/kg-
Body SAR (USA)1.19 W/kg1.18 W/kg-
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