RAM: 2 GB
MEMORY: 16 GB + MicroSD
BATTERY: 2200 mAh
(13.8h 3G talk time)
Announced: Jul 15, 2017
Release date: Jul 15, 2017
US carrier availability
- The camera lacks autofocus
- Does not support automatic screen brightness
- Low pixel density screen (294 ppi)
The HTC Desire 555 features a 5-inch display with a 720 x 1280 resolution. Under the hood is a quad-core 1.1GHz CPU and there is 16GB of native storage inside. Those seeking additional storage can access the 2TB capacity microSD slot. The back of the phone carries an 8MP camera, while a 5MP selfie snapper can be found on the front of the Desire 555. Keeping the lights on is a 2200mAh battery, and Android 7.0 is pre-installed.
- Device type:
- 5.78 x 2.79 x 0.33 inches (146.8 x 70.9 x 8.4 mm)
the average is 5.4 oz (154 g)
4.93 oz (140 g)
- 4.93 oz (140 g)
- Physical size:
- Pixel density:
Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.
Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes.
Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed.
Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.
- Screen-to-body ratio:
Screen-to-body ratio - Shows what part of the frontal area of a phone its screen occupies.
- Software Features:
- Voice activation, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
- Exposure compensation, ISO control
- Shooting Modes:
- High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama
- Video calling, Video sharing
- Front-facing camera:
- System chip:
System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 8909
Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.
- Quad-core, 1100 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7, 32-bit, 28 nm
- Graphics processor:
- System memory:
System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.
- Built-in storage:
- Storage expansion:
- microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 2000 GB
Capacity - The bigger, the better! However, battery capacity is not the only factor that has an effect on battery life. Those include the chipset in use, the software running on the device, as well as the consumer's unique usage pattern.
- Talk time (3G):
the average is 43 h (2593 min)
- 13.80 hours
- Stand-by time (3G):
the average is 24 days (585 h)
25.8 days (618 hours)
- 25.8 days (618 hours)
- Music player:
- Filter by:
- Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists
- Album art cover, Background playback
- Filter by:
- LTE (FDD):
- Nano SIM:
- HD Voice:
- Hearing aid compatibility:
- Other features:
- Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
- Mass storage device, USB charging
Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS.
GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather.
A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization.
GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.
- Turn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation
- VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
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