Desire HD VS Galaxy Note II

The Samsung Galaxy Note II has better specifications than the HTC Desire HD

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HTC Desire HD VS Samsung Galaxy Note II

 
Desire HD Galaxy Note II
 
The HTC Desire HD and the Samsung Galaxy Note II 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
0
The Desire HD is thicker at 11.8mm
2
The Galaxy Note II is thinner at 9.4mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Desire HD has a smaller cubic volume of 1542112.5
0
The Galaxy Note II has a greater cubic volume of 1786521.40625
Less Weight
2
The Desire HD lighter at 164 grams
0
The Galaxy Note II heavier at 180 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Desire HD features a smaller 4.3" display
2
The Galaxy Note II features a bigger 5.5" display
Pixel Density
0
The Desire HD has lower pixel density at 217 ppi
2
The Galaxy Note II has a higher pixel density at 267 ppi
Newer
0
The Desire HD is older and was released on 09/2010
1
The Galaxy Note II is newer and was released on 08/2012
Standby Time
1
The Desire HD can last more around 490 hours
0
The Galaxy Note II can last less around hours
Talk Time
0
The Desire HD can last less around 9 hours
2
The Galaxy Note II can last more around 35 hours
Camera
1
The Galaxy Note II has a 8mp camera
1
The Galaxy Note II has a 8mp camera
Total Points
6 10
Total Score
38% 63%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the HTC Desire HD and the Samsung Galaxy Note II to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Samsung Galaxy Note II has better specifications than the HTC Desire HD, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the Samsung Galaxy Note II. Note that the Desire HD has 1.5 GB; 768MB RAM internal storage compared to 16GB, 32GB, 64GB internal storage found in the Galaxy Note II 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 HD or the Samsung Galaxy Note II

Availability

Announced on
September 2010 August 2012
Available
October 2010 October 2012

Battery

Capacity
1230 mAh 3100 mAh
Standby Time
490 hours -
Talk Time
9 hours 35 hours
Type
Lithum Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
- 4
Speed
1GHz 1.6GHz
Type
Qualcomm MSM8255 Exynos 4412 Quad

Camera

Main
8mp (3264x2448) 8mp (3264x2448)
Secondary
- 1600x1200
Video
720p 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.1 (A2DP) 4.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
Class 10, 236.8 kbps YES
GPRS
Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps YES
GPS
YES yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA, 14.4 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
NFC
- YES
USB
microUSB v2.0 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
480x800 pixels 720x1280 pixels
Size
4.3 inches 5.5 inches
Type
TFT capacitive touchscreen Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100
4G Network
- LTE 700, 2100
Alias
- Note 2, N7100, GT-N7100
Form Factor
Slate Phablet
Price Range
$500+ $500+

Memory

Call record
Unlimited -
Card Slot
microSD, up to 32GB, 8GB included microSD, up to 64GB
Internal
1.5 GB; 768MB RAM 16GB, 32GB, 64GB
Phonebook
Unlimited entries -
Ram
768 MB 2 GB

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
2.3 4.1

Other Features

Misc Features
Accelerometer sensor, Proximity sensor Corning Gorilla Glass 2, S Pen stylus

Size and Weight

Depth
11.8 mm (0.46 inches) 9.4 mm (0.37 inches)
Height
123.0 mm (4.80 inches) 151.1 mm (5.89 inches)
Weight
164 grams (5.7 ounces) 180 grams (6.3 ounces)
Width
68.0 mm (2.65 inches) 80.5 mm (3.14 inches)