Desire 816 VS Xperia V

The Sony Xperia V has better specifications than the HTC Desire 816

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HTC Desire 816 VS Sony Xperia V

 
Desire 816 Xperia V
 
The HTC Desire 816 and the Sony Xperia V are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
2
The Desire 816 is thinner at 8mm
0
The Xperia V is thicker at 10.7mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Desire 816 has a greater cubic volume of 1540552.5
2
The Xperia V has a smaller cubic volume of 1401867.1875
Less Weight
0
The Desire 816 heavier at 165 grams
2
The Xperia V lighter at 120 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Desire 816 features a bigger 5.5" display
0
The Xperia V features a smaller 4.3" display
Pixel Density
0
The Desire 816 has lower pixel density at 267 ppi
2
The Xperia V has a higher pixel density at 342 ppi
Newer
1
The Desire 816 is newer and was released on 02/2014
0
The Xperia V is older and was released on 08/2012
Standby Time
0
The Desire 816 can last less around hours
1
The Xperia V can last more around 400 hours
Talk Time
0
The Desire 816 can last less around hours
2
The Xperia V can last more around 7 hours
Camera
1
The Xperia V has a 13mp camera
1
The Xperia V has a 13mp camera
Total Points
6 10
Total Score
38% 63%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the HTC Desire 816 and the Sony Xperia V to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Sony Xperia V has better specifications than the HTC Desire 816, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the Sony Xperia V. Note that the Desire 816 has 8 GB internal storage compared to 32 GB internal storage found in the Xperia V currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the HTC Desire 816 or the Sony Xperia V

Availability

Announced on
February 2014 August 2012
Available
March 2014 October 2012

Battery

Capacity
2600 mAh 1700 mAh
Standby Time
- 400 hours
Talk Time
- 7 hours
Type
Lithium Polymer Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 2
Speed
1.6GHz 1.5GHz
Type
Qualcomm MSM8928 Snapdragon 400 Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960

Camera

Main
13mp (4160x3120) 13mp (4224x3168)
Secondary
2592x1944 1280x1024
Video
720p 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
4.0 (A2DP) 4.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
YES YES
GPRS
YES YES
GPS
yes, and GLONASS yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA; HSUPA - LTE HSDPA; HSUPA
NFC
- YES
USB
2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
720x1280 pixels 720x1280 pixels
Size
5.5 inches 4.3 inches
Type
Capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100
4G Network
LTE 800, 900, 1800, 2600 EMEA OR LTE 900, 1800, 2100, 2600 A... -
Alias
- Xperia AX, LT25i
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$500+ $300-$500

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, up to 32GB
Internal
8 GB 32 GB
Ram
1.5 GB 1 GB

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
- 4.0.4

Other Features

SIM Type
nano-SIM -

Size and Weight

Depth
8.0 mm (0.31 inches) 10.7 mm (0.42 inches)
Height
156.6 mm (6.11 inches) 129.0 mm (5.03 inches)
Weight
165 grams (5.8 ounces) 120 grams (4.2 ounces)
Width
78.7 mm (3.07 inches) 65.0 mm (2.54 inches)