HTC 10 vs. Samsung Galaxy C5 – Best Specs and Features

The HTC 10 has been released in April 2016 while the Samsung Galaxy C5 has hit the stores in June 2016. Today we will compare these two smartphones and let you decide which one of them you will prefer to purchase.


The HTC 10 measures 145.9×71.9x9mm and weights 161 grams. Its unimetal body has a brand new chamfered contour and sophisticated dual-textured finish, while on the front side was integrated a new home button that hides a fingerprints scanner. On the other hand, the Galaxy C5 is slimmer and lighter as it measures 145.9x72x6.7mm and weights 143 grams, but it resembles the HTC One M9, meaning that its back has curved edges and there are two slim lines at the top and bottom. The camera has a square shape and a dual-LED flash on the right side.


The HTC 10 comes with a super LCD5 display of 5.2-inch that supports a resolution of 2560×1440 pixels at 565 ppi, being protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The Samsung Galaxy C5 has a super AMOLED display of the same size, but which supports a lower resolution of 1920×1080 pixels at 424 ppi.

Processors, Graphics Cards & RAM

The HTC 10 features a Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 chipset, a dual-core Kryo CPU clocked at 2.15GHz and a dual-core Kryo CPU clocked at 1.6GHz, an Adreno 530 graphics card and 4GB of RAM. The Samsung Galaxy C5 comes with a Qualcomm MSM8952 Snapdragon 617 chipset, an octa-core Cortex A53 CPU clocked at 1.5GHz, an Adreno 405 graphics card and 4GB of RAM.


The HTC 10 and Samsung Galaxy C5 have been released in two internal storage variants of 32GB and 64GB which you can expand up to 256GB using a microSD card.


The HTC 10 sports a primary camera of 12MP that features dual-LED flash, OIS, laser autofocus, panorama, face detection, geo-tagging, touch focus and a secondary camera of 5MP. The Samsung Galaxy C5 has a better primary camera of 16MP that features autofocus, dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama, geo-tagging, touch focus and a secondary camera of 8MP.


Both devices come with non-removable batteries, but the 3000 mAh battery of the HTC 10 is more powerful than the 2600 mAh battery of the Samsung Galaxy C5.

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