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Bq Aquaris M5 32GB vs HTC One M9 64GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Bq Aquaris M5 vs HTC One M9 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare HTC One M9 X07Bq Aquaris M5 32GB
Bq Aquaris M5 32GB
5"
TFT

1080x1920

13
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3120
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
HTC One M9 64GB
5"
SLCD3

1080x1920

20.2
MP

4.1mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2840
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is HTC One M9 64GB

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


07 Advantages Bq Aquaris M5 32GB
Aquaris M5 32GBvsOne M9 64GB
 9%9%
+Lighter
144 grams (5.04 ounces)vs157 grams (5.5 ounces)
 14%14%
+Thinner
8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)
 10%10%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.0 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
 23%23%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 5MPvs(front) 4.1MP
Advantage
+Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow is newer and safer
Android 6.0.1 MarshmallowvsAndroid 5.0.2 Lollipop
 10%10%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3120 mAhvs2840 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot

13 Advantages HTC One M9 64GB
One M9 64GBvsAquaris M5 32GB
 54%54%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.5Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 93%93%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (54GB user available)vs32GB (28GB user available)
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Advantage
+This device has a TFT Super LCD 3 screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT Super LCD 3vsTFT LCD
 58%58%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 20.2MPvs(back) 13MP
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo/video on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 28%28%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/2.4" inchesvs1/3.06" inches
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHL-3vsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Water splash resistant (don't immerse)vsNot supported

31 Common items in both devices
3GB
16 million
1080x1920 pixels
441 PPI
5"
Dual LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM / FM with RDS
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz) / 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
4.1 version A2DP
NFC
MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Dragontrail Glass / Gorilla Glass 4
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresBq Aquaris M5 32GBHTC One M9 64GB
ModelAquaris M5 32GBOne M9 64GB
Also known asbq Aquaris M5 32GB 3GB RAMHTC M9, HTC M9u, HTC One M9u, HTC Hima
Country or region availableEuropefeature not registered
BrandBqHTC
Release dateMay, 2015March, 2015
Depth8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Size (width x height)69.4 x 143 millimeters (2.73 x 5.63 in)69.7 x 144.6 millimeters (2.74 x 5.69 in)
Weight144 grams (5.04 ounces)157 grams (5.5 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater splash resistant (don't immerse)
Operating system (OS)Bq Aquaris M5 32GBHTC One M9 64GB
Operating systemAndroid 5.0.2 LollipopAndroid 5.0.2 Lollipop
Firmware updateAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallowfeature not registered
HardwareBq Aquaris M5 32GBHTC One M9 64GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 (20nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A57
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 405 550MhzQualcomm Adreno 430
RAM memory3GB3GB LPDDR4
Internal storage32GB (28GB user available)64GB (54GB user available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayBq Aquaris M5 32GBHTC One M9 64GB
Display typeTFT LCDTFT Super LCD 3
Screen size5" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~68.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)441 PPI441 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassDragontrail GlassGorilla Glass 4
Mobile networks and dataBq Aquaris M5 32GBHTC One M9 64GB
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 800/1800/2600 (Bands 3,7,20)LTE Cat6 700/800/850/1800/900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20,28), TD-LTE 2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,40,41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingBq Aquaris M5 32GBHTC One M9 64GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraBq Aquaris M5 32GBHTC One M9 64GB
Main camera13 megapixels20.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels5376x3752 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.06" inches1/2.4" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraBq Aquaris M5 32GBHTC One M9 64GB
Front camera5 megapixels4.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels2688x1520 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaBq Aquaris M5 32GBHTC One M9 64GB
RadioFMFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesBq Aquaris M5 32GBHTC One M9 64GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL-3
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsBq Aquaris M5 32GBHTC One M9 64GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Black, White
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- LED notification
- Sony IMX214 sensor camera
- Quantum Color+
- Dolby sound
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gray, Pink, Gold
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- HTC Sense 7.0 UI
- HTC BlinkFeed
- Dolby Audio
- Google Drive 100GB
- Quick Charge 2.0: 60% in 30min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyBq Aquaris M5 32GBHTC One M9 64GB
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3120 mAh2840 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)BQ 3120feature not registered
Talk timefeature not registered1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day
Standbyfeature not registered24120 minutes | 402 hours | 16.8 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Bq Aquaris M5 32GBHTC One M9 64GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.56 W/Kg (head) | 0.35 W/Kg (body)