HTC Desire 500 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. HTC Desire 500 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
HTC Desire 500 full specifications
|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|
|Announced||2013, August. Released 2013, September|
|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)|
|Size||4.3 inches, 52.6 cm2 (~59.7% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||480 x 800 pixels, 5:3 ratio (~217 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), Sense UI 5|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8225Q Snapdragon S4 Play|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A5|
|Card slot||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||4GB 1GB RAM|
|Single||8 MP, 1/3.2", 1.4µm, AF|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot, DLNA|
|Bluetooth||4.0, A2DP, aptX|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS|
|Radio||Stereo FM radio, RDS|
|USB||microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|Type||Li-Ion 1800 mAh, removable|
|Stand-by||Up to 435 h (3G)|
|Talk time||Up to 12 h 6 min (3G)|
|SAR||0.50 W/kg (head) 0.72 W/kg (body)|
|Price||About 201.6 USD|
|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|
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Frequently asked questions:
How much does HTC Desire 500 cost?
The reference price of the HTC Desire 500 is about 201.6 USD (in 2013). This price may vary slightly depending on the market and region.
Where can I buy a HTC Desire 500 phone?
The HTC Desire 500 phone was manufactured in 2013 and you can hardly buy it now.
Does HTC Desire 500 support 5G?
No, it does not support 5G.
Does HTC Desire 500 support NFC (Near-Field Communication)?
No, it does not support NFC.
What are the dimensions of the HTC Desire 500, what are the sizes?
The size of the HTC Desire 500 is 66.9 x 131.8 x 9.9 mm (width x height x thickness).
What is the weight of HTC Desire 500?
The weight of the HTC Desire 500 is 123g.
What type of screen does HTC Desire 500 use?
The screen of HTC Desire 500 is TFT.
What is the screen size of HTC Desire 500? What is its screen ratio?
The screen size of HTC Desire 500 is 4.3 inches. The screen ratio is 59.7% (the higher the screen ratio, the less excess space).
What is the screen resolution of HTC Desire 500? What is PPI (Pixels Per Inch)?
The screen resolution of the HTC Desire 500 is 480 x 800 pixels, 217 PPI.
What operating system does HTC Desire 500 use?
HTC Desire 500 uses Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), Sense UI 5 operating system.
What CPU does HTC Desire 500 use? Which chipset?
HTC Desire 500 uses Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A5 CPU, Qualcomm MSM8225Q Snapdragon S4 Play chipset, Adreno 203 GPU.
What is the battery capacity of the HTC Desire 500? What type of battery does HTC Desire 500 use?
The battery capacity of HTC Desire 500 is 1800 mAh. HTC Desire 500 uses a Li-Ion battery.
Does HTC Desire 500 support wireless charging?
No, it does not support wireless charging.
Does HTC Desire 500 have fast charging?
No, it does not support fast charging.
How many MP (megapixels) is the main camera of HTC Desire 500?
The main camera of HTC Desire 500 is 8.0 MP.
What type of SIM card does HTC Desire 500 use?
HTC Desire 500 uses Single SIM (Micro-SIM) or Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by).
Is HTC Desire 500 waterproof?
No, it's not waterproof.
Which country's HTC Desire 500 phone?
Desire 500 is a phone of HTC, a brand from Taiwan.