Samsung Galaxy Alpha Vs. HTC Desire 820 - Comparison

Side By Side Comparison of Samsung Galaxy Alpha and HTC Desire 820. Compare Processor, display, RAM, Storage and other features here. You can quickly compare Samsung Galaxy Alpha and HTC Desire 820 smartphones just by looking at their ratings and results showing "winner" and "runner up." There is also a short analysis comparing different features of Samsung Galaxy Alpha and HTC Desire 820. You can also look at each hardware feature individually to perform your analysis while comparing mobile phones.

Last Updated On: 21 Nov, 2017
Samsung Galaxy Alpha HTC Desire 820
Samsung Galaxy Alpha HTC Desire 820
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Light Weight
Samsung Galaxy Alpha is light in weight as compared to HTC Desire 820

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

Better processor

HTC Desire 820 has better processor than Samsung Galaxy Alpha has.

Better processor means better performance of the phone.

Larger Display

HTC Desire 820 has larger screen than Samsung Galaxy Alpha

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

Better Rear Camera

HTC Desire 820 has better rear camera as compared to Samsung Galaxy Alpha.

Better rear camera helps in capturing high quality, sharp and clear photos.

Better Front Camera

HTC Desire 820 has better front camera as compared to Samsung Galaxy Alpha.

Front camera lets you make video calls and capture selfie.


HTC Desire 820 has larger battery as compared to Samsung Galaxy Alpha

The higher the battery capacity, the longer the battery of the smartphone will last.

Expandable Storage
HTC Desire 820 has expandable storage.

Screen Protection
HTC Desire 820 has Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

Screen protection just ensure the scratch resistance. You still need to protect the phone to avoid screen damage.

Fingerprint Sensor
HTC Desire 820 has Fingerprint sensor.

Product Details
Brand Samsung HTC
ModelSamsung Galaxy AlphaHTC Desire 820
Released onAugust 2014September 2014
Dimensions (mm) 132.40 x 65.50 x 6.70157.70 x 78.74 x 7.74
Weight (gm) 115.00155.00
Colours Blue,Gray,Orange,White
Screen size (inches) 4.705.50
Touchscreen YesYes
Touchscreen type CapacitiveLCD
Resolution 720x1280 pixels720x1280 pixels
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Pixel density 267
Screen to body ratio 69.04
Display Features Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Internal Storage 32GB16GB
Expandable StorageYes
Expandable Storage TypemicroSD, up to 128GB
Processor 1.8GHz octa-core1.5 GHz, Octa core
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
GPU Adreno 405
Operating SystemAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid4.4
Rear Camera12-megapixel13-megapixel
Flash NoYes
Camera FeaturesContinuos Shooting, Exposure compensation, Face detection, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), ISO control, Self-timer, Smile detection, Touch to focus, White balance presetsDigital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Touch to focus
Front Camera1.2-megapixel8-megapixel
Front Flash No
Front Camera Featrues
Video Recording3840x2160 @ 30 FPS, 1920x1080 @ 60 FPS, 1280x720 @ 120 FPS1920x1080 @ 30 fps
4GYesyes,(supports Indian bands), LTE cat4 50 Mbit/s ? 150 Mbit/s ?
Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHYes,Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n/n 5GHz, Dual antennas
Wi-Fi DirectYesYes
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GlonassYes,with A-GPS, Glonass
BluetoothYes, v 4.00, A2DP, ANT+, AVRCP, HFP, HID, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP, SAP Yes, v 4.00
USBUSB Port, USB On-The-Go, microUSB 2.0Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0
USB ChargingYesYes
Compass/ MagnetometerYesYes
Proximity sensorYesYes
Accelerometer sensorYesYes
Ambient light sensorYesYes
Temperature sensorNoNo
Battery Capacity1860mAh2600mAh
Removable Battery NoYes
Fast Charging Support
Wireless Charging Support
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