Comparison between:
- HTC Desire VC
- HTC Desire 600
- UMi Rome X
- Samsung Galaxy S3

Brand and model

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

HTC Desire VCHTC Desire 600UMi Rome XSamsung Galaxy S3
HTC Desire VCHTC Desire 600UMi Rome XSamsung Galaxy S3
Prices
Model aliasT328dDesire 600 dual sim-Galaxy S III
GT-I9300
I9300

Design

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

Width62.3 mm
6.23 cm
0.204 ft
2.453 in
67 mm
6.7 cm
0.22 ft
2.638 in
77 mm
7.7 cm
0.253 ft
3.031 in
70.6 mm
7.06 cm
0.232 ft
2.78 in
Height119.5 mm
11.95 cm
0.392 ft
4.705 in
134.8 mm
13.48 cm
0.442 ft
5.307 in
153.8 mm
15.38 cm
0.505 ft
6.055 in
136.6 mm
13.66 cm
0.448 ft
5.378 in
Thickness9.5 mm
0.95 cm
0.031 ft
0.374 in
9.3 mm
0.93 cm
0.031 ft
0.366 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
8.6 mm
0.86 cm
0.028 ft
0.339 in
Weight119 g
0.26 lbs
4.2 oz
130 g
0.29 lbs
4.59 oz
177 g
0.39 lbs
6.24 oz
133 g
0.29 lbs
4.69 oz
Volume70.73 cm³
4.3 in³
83.99 cm³
5.1 in³
93.56 cm³
5.68 in³
82.94 cm³
5.04 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Black
White
Gold
Black
White
Blue
Brown
Red
Black
Gray
Body materials--Metal
Plastic
Plastic

SIM card

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

SIM card typeMini-SIMMicro-SIMMicro-SIMMicro-SIM
Number of SIM cards1221
Features-Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)-

Networks

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

GSMGSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 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 1900 MHz
---
CDMA20001xEV-DO Rev. A---
W-CDMA--W-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
-
UMTS-UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
-UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz

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
GPRS
HSPA
EV-DO
EV-DO Rev. A
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
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)Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream SandwichAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 5.1 LollipopAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich
Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.3 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.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7227AQualcomm Snapdragon 200 MSM8225QMediaTek MT6580Samsung Exynos 4 Quad 4412
Process technology45 nm45 nm28 nm32 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A5ARM Cortex-A5ARM Cortex-A7ARM Cortex-A9
CPU bits32 bit32 bit32 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv7ARMv7ARMv7
Level 1 cache memory (L1)16 KB + 16 KB-32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)256 KB
0.25 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
512 KB
0.5 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
CPU cores1444
CPU frequency1000 MHz1200 MHz1300 MHz1400 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 200Qualcomm Adreno 203ARM Mali-400 MP2ARM Mali-400 MP4
GPU cores--24
GPU frequency---440 MHz
RAM capacity512 MB1 GB1 GB1 GB
RAM typeLPDDR1LPDDR2-LPDDR2
RAM channels--Single channelDouble channel
RAM frequency200 MHz-533 MHz400 MHz

Storage

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

Storage4 GB8 GB8 GB16 GB
32 GB
64 GB

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

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

Type/technologySuper LCDSuper LCD 2IPSSuper AMOLED
Diagonal size4 in
101.6 mm
10.16 cm
4.5 in
114.3 mm
11.43 cm
5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
4.8 in
121.92 mm
12.19 cm
Width2.06 in
52.27 mm
5.23 cm
2.21 in
56.04 mm
5.6 cm
2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.35 in
59.77 mm
5.98 cm
Height3.43 in
87.12 mm
8.71 cm
3.92 in
99.62 mm
9.96 cm
4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
4.18 in
106.26 mm
10.63 cm
Aspect ratio1.667:1
5:3
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution480 x 800 pixels540 x 960 pixels720 x 1280 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density233 ppi
91 ppcm
245 ppi
96 ppcm
267 ppi
104 ppcm
306 ppi
120 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area61.37 %62.01 %70.64 %66.07 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
--2.5D curved glass screen
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
Corning Gorilla Glass 2

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Geomagnetic

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 IMX164 Exmor-
Sensor type-CMOS BSICMOSCMOS BSI
Sensor size-4.54 x 3.42 mm
0.22 in
-4.6 x 3.45 mm
0.23 in
Pixel size-1.39 µm
0.001390 mm
-1.409 µm
0.001409 mm
Crop factor-7.62-7.52
Aperture-f/2f/2f/2.6
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-3.68 mm
28.04 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3.5 mm-
Number of lenses--6-
Flash typeLEDLEDDual LEDLED
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS-30 fps30 fps30 fps
Features-Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Geotagging
Touch focus
White balance settings
ISO settings
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
--Interpolated resolution - 13 MP-

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 model--GalaxyCore GC2355-
Sensor type-CMOS--
Sensor size--2.8 x 2.1 mm
0.14 in
-
Pixel size--1.75 µm
0.001750 mm
-
Crop factor--12.36-
Aperture--f/2.8-
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent--3.5 mm
43.27 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-
Image resolution--1600 x 1200 pixels
1.92 MP
-
Video resolution-640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS--30 fps30 fps
-1.6 MP-1.9 MP

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

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

RadioYesYesYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Wi-Fi

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

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

Version3.04.04.04.0
FeaturesA2DPA2DPA2DPA2DP
AVCTP
AVDTP
AVRCP
BNEP
DIP
EDR
GAVDP
GAP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
SDP

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host

HDMI

The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is considered to be the digital alternative of the analog audio/video interface standards.

HDMI---Micro USB to HDMI MHL adapter

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 jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
Tethering
DLNA
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC

Browser

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

BrowserHTML
Flash
HTML
HTML5
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
Flash

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/codecseAAC+
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MP3
OGG
WMA
AMR-NB
AC-3
apt-X

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/codecsH.263
H.264
MPEG-4
3GPP
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4
WMV
3GPP
AVI
MKV
MP4
WMV
Xvid
DivX
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4
VC-1
VP8
WMV
WMV7
WMV8
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity1650 mAh1860 mAh2500 mAh2100 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Ion
2G talk time-11 h 20 min
11.3 h
679.8 min
0.5 days
-18 h
1080 min
0.8 days
2G stand-by time-539 h
32340 min
22.5 days
250 h
15000 min
10.4 days
330 h
19800 min
13.8 days
3G talk time-11 h
660 min
0.5 days
-14 h
840 min
0.6 days
3G stand-by time-577 h
34620 min
24 days
250 h
15000 min
10.4 days
330 h
19800 min
13.8 days
Charger output power--5 V / 1 A-
FeaturesRemovableRemovableRemovableWireless charging
Removable
---Wireless charging - optional

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)---0.342 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)---0.547 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-1.3 W/kg-0.628 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-0.48 W/kg-1.584 W/kg
 HTC Desire VCHTC Desire 600UMi Rome XSamsung Galaxy S3