PhoneRocket Review Our evaluation of HTC One vs Apple iPhone 5c Featured in Best Mid-range


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Talk time (3G), Standby time (3G) and Battery capacity


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Benchmarks Real world tests of HTC One 64GB vs Apple iPhone 5c Featured in Best Mid-range

geekbench Processor and memory performance

Processor and Memory All of the attention might be on the iPhone 5s’ unique 64-bit based Apple A7 processor, but in all fairness, the dual-core 1.3GHz Apple A6 processor coupled with 1GB of RAM in the iPhone 5c exhibits the same buttery smooth performance of its beefier sibling.
Apple iPhone 5c Featured in Best Mid-range | by PhoneArena (Sep, 2013)

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Significantly better overall performance 1,742 vs 671 More than 2.5x better geekbench score
Significantly faster graphics 17 fps vs 6.8 fps 2.5x better GLBenchmark 2.7 score
Much higher resolution 1920 x 1080 vs 1136 x 640 More than 2.8x higher resolution
Supports NFC Yes vs No Somewhat common; Enables payment by phone and other wireless communications
Store significantly more stuff 64 GB vs 32 GB 2x more storage capacity; free yourself from memory cards
Supports FM radio Yes vs No Somewhat common; Listen to music and news from local radio stations
Significantly sharper screen 468 ppi vs 325 ppi Around 45% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
More cores Quad core vs Dual core Twice as many cores; each additional core lets your phone do more without visible UI slowdowns and jerkiness
Significantly more battery capacity 2,300 mA·h vs 1,507 mA·h Around 55% more battery capacity
Faster processor 1.7 GHz vs 1.3 GHz More than 30% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
Longer standby time (3G) 29,952 min vs 15,000 min Around 2x longer standby time (3G)
Bigger screen 4.7" vs 4" Around 20% bigger screen
Longer talk time (3G) 818 min vs 600 min More than 35% longer talk time (3G); go days without charging
More RAM 2 GB vs 1 GB 2x more RAM; browse media-heavy webpages without slowing down
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Much better theoretical download speed 100 Mb/s vs 20 Mb/s 5x better theoretical download speed; enjoy lightning fast downloads on modern networks
Higher resolution front camera 8 MP vs 4 MP 2x higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people
Lighter 132 g vs 143 g Around 10% lighter

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Specifications Full list of technical specs


HTC One 64GB  vs
Apple iPhone 5c Featured in Best Mid-range 
Type Super LCD3 Super IPS LCD2
Size 4.7" 4"
Resolution 1920 x 1080 1136 x 640
Touchscreen Capacitive Capacitive
Multitouch Yes Yes
PPI 468 ppi 325 ppi


Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes


Supports FM radio Yes No


Operating system Android 4.4.2 iOS 7
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market Apple App Store
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 825,000 apps


Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes Yes
Supports NFC Yes No
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth v4.0

form factor

HTC One 64GB  vs
Apple iPhone 5c Featured in Best Mid-range 
Weight 143 g 132 g
Thickness 9.3 mm 9 mm
Size 68.2 x 137.4 x 9.3 mm 59.2 x 124.4 x 9 mm


Clock speed 1.7 GHz 1.3 GHz
Number of cores Quad core Dual core
Internal storage 64 GB 32 GB

photo & video

Camera 4 MP 8 MP
Resolution 4 MP 8 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 2.1 MP 1.2 MP
Video resolution 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
Video output Micro USB USB


Generation 4G 4G
LTE (20 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
CDMA (0.01 Mb/s)
LTE Cat3 (100 Mb/s)
HSDPA+ (42.2 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)


Talk time (3G) 818 min 600 min
Standby time (3G) 29,952 min 15,000 min
Capacity 2,300 mA·h 1,507 mA·h
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