HTC Desire 500

HTC Desire 500
  • Released 2013, September 123g, 9.9mm thickness Android 4.1.2, Sense UI 5 4GB 1GB RAM storage, microSDXC slot
  • Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A5 Adreno 203 Single SIM (Micro-SIM) or Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by) About 201.6 USD
  • 4.3" 480x800 pixels
  • 8MP 720p
  • 1GB RAM Snapdragon S4 Play
  • 1800mAh Li-Ion

Overview

HTC Desire 500 is a smartphone that runs on Android. It was released on 2013, September. HTC Desire 500 has 4.3 inch, TFT, a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels screen. HTC Desire 500 uses Qualcomm MSM8225Q Snapdragon S4 Play chipset, Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A5 CPU, Adreno 203 GPU. It supports 2G, 3G networks with Single SIM (Micro-SIM) or Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by). It has 8MP Single main camera, 1.6MP Single selfie camera. HTC Desire 500 uses Li-Ion 1800 mAh, removable battery. The price of HTC Desire 500 is about 201.6 USD.

Score the key features of HTC Desire 500 compared to the other phones on the market:

  • CPU Cores: 56 / 100 points
  • Camera pixels: 30 / 100 points
  • Screen resolution: 28 / 100 points
  • Battery capacity: 48 / 100 points
  • Price: 28 / 100 points

Specifications

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 2100
Speed HSPA 7.2/5.76 Mbps

LAUNCH

Announced 2013, August. Released 2013, September
Status Discontinued

BODY

Dimensions 131.8 x 66.9 x 9.9 mm, 87.3 cc (5.19 x 2.63 x 0.39 in)
Weight 123 g (4.34 oz)
SIM Single SIM (Micro-SIM) or Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Type TFT
Size 4.3 inches, 52.6 cm2 (~59.7% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 480 x 800 pixels, 5:3 ratio (~217 ppi density)

PLATFORM

OS Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), Sense UI 5
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8225Q Snapdragon S4 Play
CPU Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A5
GPU Adreno 203

MEMORY

Card slot microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Internal 4GB 1GB RAM

MAIN CAMERA

Single 8 MP, 1/3.2", 1.4µm, AF
Features LED flash
Video [email protected]

SELFIE CAMERA

Single 1.6 MP

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes

COMMUNICATIONS

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot, DLNA
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
NFC No
Radio Stereo FM radio, RDS
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go

FEATURES

Sensors Accelerometer, proximity

BATTERY

Type Li-Ion 1800 mAh, removable
Stand-by Up to 435 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 12 h 6 min (3G)

MISCELLANEOUS

Colors Black, Silver
SAR 0.50 W/kg (head) 0.72 W/kg (body)
Price About 201.6 USD

TESTS

Display Contrast ratio: 1198:1 (nominal) / 2.129:1 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 60dB / Noise 62dB / Ring 75dB
Audio quality Noise -88.0dB / Crosstalk -87.9dB
Battery life Endurance rating 47h