Sony Xperia C3 Vs. HTC Desire 820q - Comparison

Side By Side Comparison of Sony Xperia C3 and HTC Desire 820q. Compare Processor, display, RAM, Storage and other features here. You can quickly compare Sony Xperia C3 and HTC Desire 820q smartphones just by looking at their ratings and results showing "winner" and "runner up." There is also a short analysis comparing different features of Sony Xperia C3 and HTC Desire 820q. You can also look at each hardware feature individually to perform your analysis while comparing mobile phones.

Last Updated On: 24 Jan, 2018
Sony Xperia C3 HTC Desire 820q
Sony Xperia C3 HTC Desire 820q
Runner-up Winner


69.9 73.5

Light Weight
Sony Xperia C3 is light in weight as compared to HTC Desire 820q

NFC Connectivity
Sony Xperia C3 has NFC connectivity. NFC enables wireless payments through the phone.

Better Rear Camera

HTC Desire 820q has better rear camera as compared to Sony Xperia C3.

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

Better Front Camera

HTC Desire 820q has better front camera as compared to Sony Xperia C3.

Front camera lets you make video calls and capture selfie.


HTC Desire 820q has larger battery as compared to Sony Xperia C3

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

LTE Connectivity
HTC Desire 820q has 4G LTE connectivity.

Screen Protection
HTC Desire 820q has Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

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

Product Details
Brand Sony HTC
ModelSony Xperia C3HTC Desire 820q
Released onJuly 2014September 2014
Dimensions (mm) 156.00 x 78.50 x 7.60157.70 x 78.70 x 7.70
Weight (gm) 150.00155.00
Colours White, Black, MintBlue,Gray,Orange,White
Screen size (inches) 5.505.50
Touchscreen YesYes
Touchscreen type IPS LCD, CapacitiveCapacitive
Resolution 720x1280 pixels720x1280 pixels
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Pixel density 267
Screen to body ratio
Display Features Sony BRAVIA Mobile Engine 2 Triluminos display for mobile
Internal Storage 8GB16GB
Expandable StorageYesYes
Expandable Storage TypemicroSD, up to 32GBmicroSD, up to 128GB
Processor1.2GHz quad-core1.2GHz quad-core
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410
GPU Adreno 305Adreno 306
Operating SystemAndroid4.4Android4.4
Rear Camera8-megapixel13-megapixel
Flash YesYes
Camera FeaturesGeo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Red-eye ReductionGeo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, simultaneous HD video and image recording, HDR
Front Camera5-megapixel8-megapixel
Front Flash Yes
Front Camera Featrues
Video Recording1920x1080 @ 30 FPS, Recording Formats: 3GPP, MP4[email protected], [email protected]
Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile HotspotYes
Wi-Fi DirectNoNo
BluetoothYes, v 4.00Yes, v 4.00
USBUSB Port, Mass storage device, USB charging, USB On-The-Go, microUSB 2.0Micro-USB
USB ChargingYesYes
Compass/ MagnetometerNoYes
Proximity sensorYesYes
Accelerometer sensorNoYes
Ambient light sensorYesYes
Temperature sensorNoNo
Battery Capacity2500mAh2600mAh
Removable Battery NoNo
Fast Charging Support
Wireless Charging Support

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