HTC Desire 826 Vs. Samsung Galaxy A5 - Comparison

Side By Side Comparison of HTC Desire 826 and Samsung Galaxy A5. Compare Processor, display, RAM, Storage and other features here. You can quickly compare HTC Desire 826 and Samsung Galaxy A5 smartphones just by looking at their ratings and results showing "winner" and "runner up." There is also a short analysis comparing different features of HTC Desire 826 and Samsung Galaxy A5. You can also look at each hardware feature individually to perform your analysis while comparing mobile phones.

Last Updated On: 17 Dec, 2017
HTC Desire 826 Samsung Galaxy A5
HTC Desire 826 Samsung Galaxy A5
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AnalysisBetter processor

HTC Desire 826 has better processor than Samsung Galaxy A5 has.

Better processor means better performance of the phone.

Better Display

HTC Desire 826 has better display than Samsung Galaxy A5

Better screen resolution means sharper images, videos and text.

Larger Display

HTC Desire 826 has larger screen than Samsung Galaxy A5

Bigger screens means you have more space to interact with phone and applications.


HTC Desire 826 has better battery as compared to Samsung Galaxy A5

Better Front Camera

Samsung Galaxy A5 has better front camera as compared to HTC Desire 826.

Front camera lets you make video calls and capture selfie.

Light Weight
Samsung Galaxy A5 is light in weight as compared to HTC Desire 826

NFC Connectivity
Samsung Galaxy A5 has NFC connectivity. NFC enables wireless payments through the phone.

Fingerprint Sensor
Samsung Galaxy A5 has Fingerprint sensor.

Product Details
Brand HTC Samsung
ModelHTC Desire 826Samsung Galaxy A5
Released onJanuary 2015November 2014
Dimensions (mm) 158 x 77.5 x 7.99139.30 x 69.70 x 6.70
Weight (gm) 183.00123.00
Colours Blue,Purple,WhiteBlack, Gold, White
Screen size (inches) 5.505.00
Touchscreen YesYes
Touchscreen type CapacitiveSuper AMOLED
Resolution 1080x1920 pixels720x1280 pixels
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3Corning Gorilla Glass v4
Pixel density 294
Screen to body ratio 70.82
Display Features Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Internal Storage 16GB16GB
Expandable StorageYesYes
Expandable Storage TypemicroSD, up to Up to 128 GBGBmicroSD, up to 64GB
Processor1GHz octa-core1.2GHz quad-core
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916
GPU Adreno 405Adreno 306
Operating SystemAndroid5.0Android4.4
Rear Camera13-megapixel13-megapixel
Flash YesYes, LED Flash
Camera FeaturesDigital image stabilization, Face detection, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Scenes, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Touch to focus, White balance presetsDigital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus
Front Camera4-megapixel5-megapixel
Front Flash No
Front Camera Featrues Selfie Voice command, Wide Angle Selfie
Video RecordingFull HD @ 30 FPS1920x1080 @ 30 fps
Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, Wi-Fi DirectYes, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n/n 5GHz
Wi-Fi DirectYesYes
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GlonassYes,with A-GPS, Glonass
BluetoothYes, v4.0, EDR, A2DP, aptXYes, v 4.00
USBUSB Port, Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0Micro-USB
USB ChargingYesYes
Compass/ MagnetometerYesYes
Proximity sensorYesYes
Accelerometer sensorYesYes
Ambient light sensorYesYes
Temperature sensorNoNo
Battery Capacity2600mAh2300mAh
Removable Battery YesNo
Fast Charging Support
Wireless Charging Support
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