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Microsoft Surface RT 64GB vs HTC Desire Eye

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Microsoft Surface RT vs HTC Desire Eye devices with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare HTC Desire Eye X03Microsoft Surface RT 64GB
Microsoft Surface RT 64GB
10.6"
TFT

768x1366

1
MP

1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

N/A
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
HTC Desire Eye
5.2"
SLCD3

1080x1920

13.1
MP

13.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2400
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best device? The PhoneMore's choice is HTC Desire Eye

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!


03 Advantages Microsoft Surface RT 64GB
Surface RT 64GBvsDesire Eye
 4 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (45GB user available)vs16GB (10GB user available)
 104%100%
+Larger screen
10.6"vs5.2"
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro HDMI Type DvsNot supported

22 Advantages HTC Desire Eye
Desire EyevsSurface RT 64GB
 77%77%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.3Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1.3Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 3 times100%
+Lighter
154 grams (5.39 ounces)vs680 grams (23.8 ounces)
 11%11%
+Thinner
8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT Super LCD 3 screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT Super LCD 3vsTFT LCD
 98%98%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs768x1366 pixels
 186%100%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
424 PPIvs148 PPI
 13 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 13.1MPvs(back) 1MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED on both camerasvsNot supported
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 camerasvsNot supported
 13 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 13.1MPvs(front) 1MP
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
4G+ LTE-AvsNot supported
Advantage
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 150 Mbpsvs(Not supported)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ProximityvsNot supported
Advantage
+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSvsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 3vsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Waterproof (IPxx certified)vsNot supported

20 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR2
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
4.0 version A2DP
USB 2.0 / MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBHTC Desire Eye
ModelSurface RT 64GBDesire Eye
Also known asTablet Microsoft Surface RT, Surface RT 1AT&T HTC Desire Eye LTE, HTC Eye
Country or region availablefeature not registeredfeature not registered
BrandMicrosoftHTC
Release dateOctober, 2012November, 2014
Depth9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)172 x 274.6 millimeters (6.77 x 10.81 in)73.8 x 151.7 millimeters (2.91 x 5.97 in)
Weight680 grams (23.8 ounces)154 grams (5.39 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardDock with QWERTY keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)Microsoft Surface RT 64GBHTC Desire Eye
Operating systemWindows RT 8.0Android 4.4.2 KitKat
Firmware updateWindows RT 8.1Android 4.4.4 KitKat
HardwareMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBHTC Desire Eye
Architecture - Chipset32bit - NVIDIA Tegra 3 T30L32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB v3
CPU processor1.3Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A92.3Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerULP GeForce 520MHzQualcomm Adreno 330
RAM memory2GB LPDDR22GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64GB (45GB user available)16GB (10GB user available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBHTC Desire Eye
Display typeTFT LCDTFT Super LCD 3
Screen size10.6" inches5.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~65.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~66.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution768x1366 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)148 PPI424 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBHTC Desire Eye
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM cardNot supported1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandNot supportedQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS Asia: 850/900/1900/2100 - AT&T: 850/1700/1900/2100 - EMEA: 850/900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, 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/uploadfeature not registered150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBHTC Desire Eye
MessagingE-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlNot supportedVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBHTC Desire Eye
Main camera1 megapixels13.1 megapixels
Main camera resolution1280x720 pixels4208x3120 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedDual LED on both cameras
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusNot supportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionNot supportedFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBHTC Desire Eye
Front camera1 megapixels13.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x720 pixels4208x3120 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedDual-LED
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBHTC Desire Eye
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, AC3, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+
Connectivity and interfacesMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBHTC Desire Eye
USBUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputMicro HDMI Type DNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSNot supportedA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBHTC Desire Eye
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNo / YesYes / No
SensorsAccelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Dark Titanium
- 5-point multitouch
- Optional Touch Cover with keyboard
- WiFi Direct
- Microsoft Office 2013 RT
- Colors: Blue, Red, White
- HTC Sense UI 6
- HTC BlinkFeed
- HTC BoomSound
- Google Drive 50GB
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- IPX7 certified: dustproof and water resistant up to 1m and 30min
Power supply and autonomyMicrosoft Surface RT 64GBHTC Desire Eye
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacityfeature not registered2400 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time480 minutes | 8 hours | 0.3 day1200 minutes | 20 hours | 0.8 day
Standby21600 minutes | 360 hours | 15 days32280 minutes | 538 hours | 22.4 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Microsoft Surface RT 64GBHTC Desire Eye
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered