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HTC Bolt vs Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between HTC Bolt vs Samsung Galaxy Note 5 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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HTC Bolt
5.5"
SLCD3

1440x2560

16
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3200
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare HTC Bolt X15Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
5.7"
AMOLED

1440x2560

16
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB

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!


08 Advantages HTC Bolt
BoltvsGalaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 4%4%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
534 PPIvs515 PPI
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
 59%59%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 8MPvs(front) 5MP
 50%50%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
 7%7%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3200 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP57 certifiedvsNot supported

15 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GBvsBolt
 13%13%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.1Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR4vs3GB LPDDR4
 14%14%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (25GB user available)vs32GB (22GB user available)
 2%2%
+Lighter
171 grams (5.99 ounces)vs174 grams (6.09 ounces)
 7%7%
+Thinner
7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT Super LCD 3
 4%4%
+Larger screen
5.7"vs5.5"
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 5%5%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.9 (aperture)vsf/2.0 (aperture)
 78%78%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C reversible connector
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
SpO2vsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.1 version A2DP

29 Common items in both devices
Aluminum body, front glass / Aluminum frame, front/back glass
16 million
1440x2560 pixels
(back) 16MP
Only digital zoom
OIS: Optical stabilization
HDR photo/video on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint / Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) / 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNA
NFC
USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 5 / Gorilla Glass 4
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresHTC BoltSamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
ModelBoltGalaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
Also known asSprint HTC Bolt 32GB, HTC Bolt 2PYB2, HTC 2PYB2, HTC AcadiaVerizon Galaxy Note5 N920V, Samsung Noble
Country or region availableUSAUSA
BrandHTCSamsung
Release dateNovember, 2016August, 2015
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)77.3 x 153.59 millimeters (3.04 x 6.05 in)76.1 x 153.2 millimeters (3 x 6.03 in)
Weight174 grams (6.09 ounces)171 grams (5.99 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, front glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersIP57 certified: dust/water resistant up to 1 meter and 30minNot supported
Operating system (OS)HTC BoltSamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipop
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 7.0 Nougat
HardwareHTC BoltSamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 (20nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7420 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A57
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A57
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 430ARM Mali-T760 MP8
RAM memory3GB LPDDR44GB LPDDR4
Internal storage32GB (22GB user available)32GB (25GB user available)
UFS 2.0
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayHTC BoltSamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
Display typeTFT Super LCD 3Super AMOLED
Screen size5.5" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~70.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1440x2560 pixels1440x2560 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)534 PPI515 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 4
Mobile networks and dataHTC BoltSamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/1700/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat9 700/850/1700/1800/1900/2600 (Bands 2,3,4,5,7,12,25,26)
TD-LTE 2500 (Bands 41)
LTE Cat6 700/850/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 2,3,4,5,7,13)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload450/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingHTC BoltSamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraHTC BoltSamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
Main camera16 megapixels16 megapixels
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels5312x2988 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lens28mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.6" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraHTC BoltSamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
Front camera8 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length29mm lens22mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/4.1" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.34µm pixel
MultimediaHTC BoltSamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesHTC BoltSamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputType-C reversible connector3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsHTC BoltSamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
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
Fingerprint
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
SpO2
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Silver
- HTC Sense UI
- HTC BoomSound
- Hi-Res audio
- Slow motion 720p@120fps
- Quick Charge 2.0
- Miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Gold Platinum, Silver Titan
- S Pen stylus
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
- S-Voice natural language
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyHTC BoltSamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Wireless charging (Qi/WPC)
Battery capacity3200 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk timefeature not registered1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)HTC BoltSamsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920V 32GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered1.16 W/Kg (head) | 1.48 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.505 W/Kg (head) | 0.588 W/Kg (body)