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Apple iPhone 5s HTC One M9
Global Score
8.448.71
Basic Information
AppleHTC
iOS 8.x, 7.xAndroid 5.0
2013-09-102015-03-01
4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches5.69 x 2.74 x 0.38 inches
3.95 ounces5.54 ounces
Black, Gold and GrayBlack, Gold, Gray and Pink
AluminiumAluminium
--Scratch-Resistant Glass
$ 270.00 at Amazon$ 269.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
4 inches5 inches
640 x 1136 pixels 1080 x 1920 pixels (Full HD)
IPS LCDS-LCD 3
326 pixels per inch441 pixels per inch
500 cd/m2 brightness--
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
7.88
Performance
Apple A7 chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 chipset
64-bit Cyclone ARMv8 (Dual-Core 1300 MHz) processor64-bit ARM Cortex-A57 (Quad-Core 2000 MHz + Quad-Core 1500 MHz) processor
1 GB (1600 MHz) RAM3 GB (800 MHz) RAM
PowerVR G6430 (600 MHz) GPUAdreno 430 (600 MHz) GPU
8.739.27
Storage
64 GB internal memory32 GB internal memory
No SD card slotmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 128 GB) external memory slot
4.44.62
Camera
8.00 MP + 1.20 MP20.00 MP + 4.00 MP
f/2.20 aperturef/2.20 aperture
29.00mm focal length27.80mm focal length
0.33 inches (1/3") sensor0.42 inches (1/2.4") sensor
1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (120 fps) (HD) slow motion video--
7.818.47
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMALTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA, HSUPA, EDGE, GPRS and GSM
Nano SIMNano SIM
9.58.9
Battery Life
1570mAh Li-Ion Battery2840mAh Li-Polymer Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
250 hours standby time
10 hours talk time
391 hours standby time
25.4 hours talk time
3.523.84
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.1
GPSGPS
--NFC
--Infra-red port
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor
--FM Radio

Comparisson review

HTC One M9 is a little bit better than the Apple iPhone 5s, having a global score of 8.71 against 8.44. HTC One M9's construction is newer than Apple iPhone 5s's, but it's extremely thicker and a lot heavier. HTC One M9 counts with Android 5.0 operating system, and Apple iPhone 5s has iOS 8.x operating system.

HTC One M9 has a little sharper display than iPhone 5s, because it has a higher pixels density, a larger display and a much higher resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The HTC One M9 has a bit superior CPU than iPhone 5s, and although they both have a 600 megahertz graphics processing unit and a 64-bits processor, the HTC One M9 also has a larger number of cores (and they are faster) and a larger amount of RAM memory.

The HTC One M9 shoots slightly better photos and videos than iPhone 5s, and although they both have a same size camera aperture, the HTC One M9 also has a lot larger back-facing camera sensor capturing more light and vivid colors, a much higher 3840x2160 (4K) video resolution and a camera with much more mega pixels.

The HTC One M9 counts with a bit bigger memory for apps and games than Apple iPhone 5s, because although it has just 32 GB internal storage capacity, it also counts with a SD extension slot that holds a maximum of 128 GB. The HTC One M9 counts with a little longer battery lifetime than iPhone 5s, because it has a 2840mAh battery size.

Even being the best phone of the ones in this comparisson, the HTC One M9 is also cheaper.