HTC Desire 816 Dual VS. Meizu Metal: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: HTC Desire 816 Dual VS. Meizu Metal. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

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No price,
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Design & Materials
2.7
5.5
Performance & Hardware
2.8
5
Camera
4.6
4
Connectivity
2.9
3.5
Battery
3.5
4.7

Basics

Brand

Brand
HTC
Aliases
A5, Desire 8
Meizu Blue Charm

Release Date

Release date
May 2014, 5 years ago
May 2015, 4 years ago
State
Not available
Not available

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
78.7 mm
156.6 mm
8.0 mm
75.3 mm
150.7 mm
8.2 mm
Weight
165 g
162 g
Usable surface
67 %
73 %
Materials
-
Metal
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

Gray

Green

Red

White
Blue

Champagne

Gray

Pink

White

Screen

Diagonal
5.5"
5.5"
Type
LCD IPS Super LCD 2
LCD IPS
Resolution
720 x 1280 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
267 Pixels per inch
401 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • 1000:1 contrast ratio
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • 450 cd/m2
  • Capacitive
  • LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • T2X-1 glass

Prototypes





Prototypes
HTC Desire 816 Dual
Print 3D Model
Meizu Metal
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8228
MediaTek Helio X10 2.0 (MT6795)
CPU
ARM Cortex-A7
ARM Cortex-A53
Type
Quad-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
1.6 GHz
2 GHz
64 Bits
No
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 305
PowerVR G6200 700MHz

RAM

RAM
1.5 GB
2 GB

Antutu

Score
21.775
Overall performance better than 20% of devices
48.928
Overall performance better than 53% of devices

Storage

Capacity
8 GB
32 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint
No
Yes, on the front

Sensors

Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
No
No

Camera

Rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
12.8 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
CMOS BSI
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
ISO
--
Pixel size
--

Rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
13 Mpx
Sensor
Samsung
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • Touch focus
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
No
30 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Resolution
4.9 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
-
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B8 (900)
  • B34 (TD 2000)
  • B39 (TD 1900+)
2G
  • CDMA2000 EV-DO REV.A
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth 4.1 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

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American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

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Others

Others
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
2600 mAh
3140 mAh
Type
Li-Polymer
Li-Polymer
Others
Non-removable
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 4.4.2 KitKat
Yun OS 3.0

Prices

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