The HTC One Mini doesn’t have an extraordinary camera, but it takes modest pictures. The iPhone 5C is known for its colorful carcasses, coming with five shades that you can choose from: white, pink, yellow, green or blue, while the HTC One Mini has only two variants of shades: black and silver. The iPhone 5C has another advantage: it can support TV-Out and mobile hotspot. But we’ll compare both devices to see which one is worth buying.
Displays and designs
The HTC One Mini has a bigger screen (4.3 inches), a higher resolution (720×1,280 pixels) and a higher pixel density (341 ppi) and has an aluminum body. The iPhone 5C’s carcass is made of polycarbonate, its screen is of 4 inches, it supports a resolution of 640×1,136 pixels and has a pixel density of 326 ppi.
The iPhone 5C is 0.35 inches thick and weights 132 grams, while the HTC One Mini is 0.36 inches thick and it’s lighter, weighting at 122 grams.
Hardware and operating systems
The HTC One Mini comes with a 1.4 GHz dual-core Krait (Qualcomm Snapdragon 400) processor and one variant of internal storage of 16 GB, which isn’t unexpandable.
The iPhone 5C has a 1.3 GHz dual-core, Apple A6 processor and two variants of internal memories: 16 GB and 32 GB, also unexpandable.
Both phones have 1 GB of RAM, but the HTC One Mini is an Android that runs on the 4.2 JellyBean, which can be upgraded to higher versions, while the iPhone 5C is using Apple’s iOS 7 software.
The iPhone 5C comes with a 16 GB and 32 GB of built-in storage, whereas the HTC One Mini comes with a 16 GB of built-in storage. Both the handsets do not support microSD card.
The HTC One Mini has a 4 MP primary camera (LED Flash) and a 1.6 MP secondary camera, while the iPhone 5C’s primary camera is more advanced, of 8 MP (LED Flash), but the secondary camera is lower, of 1.2 MP.
You can talk 13 hours on 3G on the HTC One Mini’s battery, which has a capacity of 1800 mAh. The iPhone 5C’s battery has a capacity of 1507 mAh and it allows you to talk 10 hours on 3G. In stand by mode, the HTC One Mini’s battery lasts 692 hours. The iPhone 5C’s battery lasts only 250 hours in idle mode.
On amazon.com, you can find the HTC One Mini at the price of 373 dollars. The iPhone 5C 16 GB costs 507 dollars.
Related ItemsHTC One Mini vs iPhone 5C