Comparison between:
- HTC One V
- Samsung Galaxy Ace

Brand and model

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

HTC One VSamsung Galaxy Ace
HTC One VSamsung Galaxy Ace
Model aliasPrimo
T320e
Galaxy Cooper
Galaxy Ace La Fleur
Galaxy Ace Hugo Boss
GT-S5830
S5830

Design

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

Width59.7 mm
5.97 cm
0.196 ft
2.35 in
59.9 mm
5.99 cm
0.197 ft
2.358 in
Height120.3 mm
12.03 cm
0.395 ft
4.736 in
112.4 mm
11.24 cm
0.369 ft
4.425 in
Thickness9.2 mm
0.92 cm
0.03 ft
0.362 in
11.5 mm
1.15 cm
0.038 ft
0.453 in
Weight115 g
0.25 lbs
4.06 oz
113 g
0.25 lbs
3.99 oz
Volume66.07 cm³
4.01 in³
77.43 cm³
4.7 in³
Colors-Black
White

SIM card

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

SIM card typeMini-SIMMini-SIM
Number of SIM cards11

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
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 900 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
EDGE Class 12
GPRS Class 12
HSPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS Class 10
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 2.2.x Froyo
Android 2.3.x Gingerbread

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 S2 MSM8255Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7227-1 Turbo
Process technology45 nm65 nm
CPUScorpionARM11
CPU bits32 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv6
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)384 KB
0.375 MB
256 KB
0.25 MB
CPU cores11
CPU frequency1000 MHz832 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 205Qualcomm Adreno 200
RAM capacity512 MB278.016 MB
RAM typeLPDDR2-
RAM channelsDouble channel-
RAM frequency333 MHz-

Storage

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

Storage4 GB157.696 MB

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSD
microSDHC
Included card-2 GB
2048 MB

Display

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

Type/technologySuper LCD 2TFT
Diagonal size3.7 in
93.98 mm
9.4 cm
3.5 in
88.9 mm
8.89 cm
Width1.9 in
48.35 mm
4.84 cm
1.94 in
49.31 mm
4.93 cm
Height3.17 in
80.59 mm
8.06 cm
2.91 in
73.97 mm
7.4 cm
Aspect ratio1.667:1
5:3
1.5:1
3:2
Resolution480 x 800 pixels320 x 480 pixels
Pixel density252 ppi
99 ppcm
165 ppi
64 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area54.43 %54.35 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
-Corning Gorilla Glass

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Accelerometer
Compass

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 typeCMOS BSI-
Aperturef/2f/2.6
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent28 mm *(35 mm / full frame)-
Flash typeLEDLED
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
Video FPS-24 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

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

RadioYesYes
RDS-

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS

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
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

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

Version4.02.1
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
AVCTP
AVDTP
AVRCP
FTP
GAVDP
GAP
HFP
HSP
OPP
PBAP
SPP
SDP

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage

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 jackYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

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

Browser

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

BrowserHTML
HTML5
Flash
HTML

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
AMR
eAAC+
M4A
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
eAAC+
MP3
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/codecs3GPP
3GPP2
DivX
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
H.263
H.264
MPEG-4

Battery

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

Capacity1500 mAh1350 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
2G talk time-10 h 27 min
10.5 h
627 min
0.4 days
2G stand-by time-642 h
38520 min
26.8 days
3G talk time-6 h 27 min
6.5 h
387 min
0.3 days
3G stand-by time-421 h
25260 min
17.5 days
FeaturesNon-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)-0.84 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-0.623 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.69 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-1.31 W/kg
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