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HTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim) vs Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)

Side by side comparison between HTC Desire 816 vs Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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HTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)
5.5"
SLCD2

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

1.5GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
11PointsSamsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)Compare HTC Desire 816 X
Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
5"
PLS

540x960

8
MP

5mp

1.5GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? HTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)14 Advantages HTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)vsGalaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)11 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
+8GB (4GB available)33%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs8GB (3GB available)
+8 millimeters (0.31 inches)11%
Thinner
vs8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+720x1280 pixels78%
Higher resolution screen
vs540x960 pixels
+267 PPI21%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs220 PPI
+5.5"10%
Larger screen
vs5"
+(back) 13MP62%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 8MP
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsHD (1280x720)
+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) HD (1280x720)
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
More SIM card slots. You can choose more carriers.
vs2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
1.6Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs+1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Core1%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.5GB LPDDR2vs+1.5GB LPDDR3Advantage
This RAM type is better and more efficient.
Until 128GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC100%
More external storage for files using memory cards
165 grams (5.78 ounces)vs+160 grams (5.6 ounces)3%
Lighter
TFT Super LCD 2vs+TFT PLSAdvantage
TFT PLS display is brighter and more vivid
LED flashvs+LED flash on both camerasAdvantage
The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
Android 4.4.2 KitKatvs+Android 6.0.1 MarshmallowAdvantage
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow is newer and safer
3G+ HSPA+vs+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
(3G+ HSPA+) 42 Mbpsvs+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps3 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)vs+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
4.0 + A2DPvs+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster

20 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo/video only main camera / HDR photo only main camera
f/2.2 (aperture)
(front) 5MP
Capacitive
+13 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

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Physical featuresHTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
ModelDesire 816 (Dual-Sim)Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
Other model namesHTC Desire 816 Dual Chip, HTC Desire 816 Doble Sim, HTC A5Galaxy J2 Prime Duos G532G/Dual-Sim
Country or region availablefeature not registeredPhilippinesIndiaIndonesiaMalaysiaThailandTaiwan
Philippines, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan
BrandHTCSamsung
Release dateMarch, 2014November, 2016
Depth8 millimeters (0.31 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)78.7 x 156.6 millimeters (3.1 x 6.17 in)72.1 x 144.8 millimeters (2.84 x 5.7 in)
Weight165 grams (5.78 ounces)160 grams (5.6 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)HTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
Operating systemAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareHTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM822864bit - MediaTek MT6737T (28nm)
CPU processor1.6Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A71.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 305ARM Mali-T720 MP2
RAM memory1.5GB LPDDR21.5GB LPDDR3
Internal storage8GB (4GB available)8GB (3GB available)
eMMC 5.0
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayHTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
Display typeTFT Super LCD 2TFT PLS
Screen size5.5" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~67.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~66% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1280 pixels540x960 pixels (16:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)267 PPI220 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz
Mobile networksHTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload42/5.76 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
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 900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat4 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 40)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingHTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
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
CameraHTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4160x3120 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsHD (1280x720) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash on both cameras
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraHTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedLED
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaHTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
RadioFMFM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
ConnectivityHTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portfeature not registeredNot supported
Other functionsHTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Red, Gray, Green
- USB OTG On-The-Go 1.3
- HTC Sense UI 6
- HTC BoomSound
- HTC BlinkFeed
- Picture-taking during video recording
- WiFi hotspot
- Java framework
- Colors: Black, Gold, Silver, Pink
- Samsung Grace UX
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyHTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2600 mAh2600 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day720 minutes | 12 hours | 0.5 day
Standby43800 minutes | 730 hours | 30.4 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateHTC Desire 816 (Dual-Sim)Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532G/DS)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered0.45W/kg (head) | 1.36W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.47W/kg (head) | 1.2W/kg (body)
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