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Vertu Ascent Ferrari GT vs HTC One M9 (32GB)

Side by side comparison between Vertu Ascent Ferrari GT vs HTC One M9 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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What's the better phone? HTC One M9 (32GB)

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Ascent Ferrari GT} 1 Advantage Vertu Ascent Ferrari GT vs One M9 (32GB)} 26 Advantages HTC One M9 (32GB)
+Li-Ion: lithium-ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
vsLiPo: li-ion polymer (Non removable)
8GBvs+32GB (21GB available)163%
More internal storage for applications and files
Not supportedvs+Until 128GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
187 grams (6.55 ounces)vs+157 grams (5.5 ounces)19%
18 millimeters (0.71 inches)vs+9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)87%
TFT LCDvs+TFT Super LCD 3Advantage
TFT Super LCD 3 display is brighter and more vivid
240x320 pixelsvs+1080x1920 pixels26 times
Higher resolution screen
200 PPIvs+441 PPI121%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
Larger screen
(back) 5MPvs+(back) 20.2MP3 times
Higher resolution main camera
LED flashvs+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Not supportedvs+(front) 4.1MPAdvantage
A front-camera is best for taking selfies
Supportedvs+4K UHD (3840x2160)Advantage
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
10 appsvs+3500000 apps (Google Play Store)349999 times
More apps available to download and use
3G HSUPAvs+4G LTE-AAdvantage
The 4G LTE-A network is newer and faster
(3G HSUPA) vs+(4G LTE-A) 300 MbpsAdvantage
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Capacitive MultitouchAdvantage
The touch screen facilitates the use of the device
Not supportedvs+Ambient light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
Not supportedvs+FM (RDS)Advantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
Not supportedvs+802.11 a/b/g/n [wifi4]Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n [wifi4] is newer and faster
2.1 + A2DPvs+4.1 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.1 + A2DP is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
Not supportedvs+Water splash resistant (don't immerse)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

7 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
A-GPS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
MicroUSB 2.0
Sapphire Glass / Gorilla Glass 4
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📱 Model features

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
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ModelAscent Ferrari GTOne M9 (32GB)
Other model namesVertu Ascent Ferrari GT, Vertu Ascent X, RM-589VHTC M9, HTC M9u, HTC One M9u, HTC Hima
Country or region availablefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Release date5/1/20113/21/2015
Depth18 millimeters (0.71 inches)9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Size (width x height)45 x 118 millimeters (1.77 x 4.65 in)69.7 x 144.6 millimeters (2.74 x 5.69 in)
Weight187 grams (6.55 ounces)157 grams (5.5 ounces)
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater splash resistant (don't immerse)

📲 Display

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
Display typeTFT LCDTFT Super LCD 3
Screen size2" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~23.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~68.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution240x320 pixels1080x1920 pixels
TouchscreenNot supportedCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)200 PPI441 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassSapphire GlassGorilla Glass 4
Refresh ratefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered

🤖 Operating System

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
System versionProprietary OSAndroid 5.0.2 Lollipop
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
Chipsetfeature not registered64bit: Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 (20nm)
CPUSingle-core, 1 processor:
Octa-core, 2 processors:
4x 2GHz ARM Cortex-A57 (Quad-core)
4x 1.5GHz ARM Cortex-A53 (Quad-core)
GPU graphical controllerfeature not registeredQualcomm Adreno 430
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
RAM memoryfeature not registered3GB LPDDR4
Internal storage8GB32GB (21GB available)
External storageNot supportedUntil 128GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📶 Mobile networks

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum Download / Uploadfeature not registered300/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bands Expand band details Collapse 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 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE 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 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported

📷 Camera

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels20.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution2560x1920 pixels5376x3752 pixels
Video recording (primary)Supported4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.4" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Touch focusfeature not registeredSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionfeature not registeredFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorfeature not registeredSupported
HDRfeature not registeredHDR photo/video on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
Front camera (secondary)Not supported4.1 megapixels
Front camera resolutionNot supported2688x1520 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedFull HD (1920x1080)
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

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
Active noise cancellationfeature not registered2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedFM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
Audio outputNot supported3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB MHL-3
Bluetooth2.1 + A2DP4.1 + A2DP
WiFiNot supported802.11 a/b/g/n [wifi4] (2.4GHz, 5GHz)
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNAfeature not registeredSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
Infrared portfeature not registeredSupported

🧭 Sensors

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
Ambient light sensor
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
Battery typeLi-Ion: lithium-ion (Removable)
LiPo: li-ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacityfeature not registered2840 mAh
Charger, wattsWired chargingWired charging
Inductive / wireless chargingfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time autonomy4 hours21 hours
Standby300 hours (12.5 days)402 hours (16.8 days)

➕ Other features

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS, MMS, E-mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserfeature not registeredHTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous• Colors: Black
• Flashlight
• Vertu Concierge service
• Vertu Fortress secure backup service
• Java framework
• 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

☢️ Radiation rate

Vertu Ascent Ferrari GTHTC One M9 (32GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.56W/kg (head), 0.35W/kg (body)

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