HTC Desire 500

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Design
8.1
Features
8.0
Performance
8.0
Votes:
181

Network Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 2100
Speed HSPA 7.2/5.76 Mbps
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
Launch Announced 2013, August
Status Available. Released 2013, September
Body Dimensions 131.8 x 66.9 x 9.9 mm, 87.3 cc (5.19 x 2.63 x 0.39 in)
Weight 123 g (4.34 oz)
SIM Optional Dual SIM (Micro-SIM)
Display Type TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 4.3 inches (~59.7% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 480 x 800 pixels (~217 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
 - HTC Sense UI 5.0
Platform OS Android OS, v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8225Q Snapdragon 200
CPU Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A5
GPU Adreno 203
Memory Card slot microSD, up to 64 GB
Internal 4 GB, 1 GB RAM
Camera Primary 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, check quality
Features 1/3.2'' sensor size, 1.4Ám pixel size, geo-tagging, face/smile detection
Video 720p@30fps, check quality
Secondary 1.6 MP
Sound Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
 - Beats Audio
Comms WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot, DLNA
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, apt-X
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS
USB microUSB v2.0, USB Host
Features Sensors Accelerometer, proximity
Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
Browser HTML5
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
 - Dropbox (25 GB cloud storage)
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- DivX/XviD/MP4/H.264/WMV player
- MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/FLAC player
- Document viewer
- Photo viewer/editor
- Voice memo/dial/commands
Battery   Li-Ion 1800 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 435 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 12 h 6 min (3G)
Misc Colors Black, Silver
SAR US 0.50 W/kg (head)     0.72 W/kg (body)    
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Tests Display Contrast ratio: 1198:1 (nominal) / 2.129:1 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 60dB / Noise 62dB / Ring 75dB
Audio quality Noise -88.0dB / Crosstalk -87.9dB
Battery life

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HTC Desire 500 - user opinions and reviews

  • ramesh

I am using this phone since 8 months 1)battery backup poor 2)more heating 3)cannot able to use this mobile to tv directly 4)software also not update still old version only 5)

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  • 2015-01-28 16:39
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  • Anonymous

I have been using HTC D500 for more than 1 year now, no problems, except... 1. Quality of external speakers are not up to my expectation(liking). 2.For some reason the first 15% to 30% of the battery gets over pretty quickly if you are usin...

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  • 2015-01-13 13:27
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  • shan

HTC only have its name nothing else. No value for money. Comparing the gadgets at same price, features and performance are very poor. Im using HTC since 1 year . Now fed up. Better select no HTC.

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  • 2015-01-06 04:37
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