HTC Desire 310 Smartphone Review

Manuel Masiero (translated by Liala Stieglitz), 06/25/2014

Absolutely everyday suitable. Fantastic smartphone features, low price - according to HTC, that perfectly describes the 4.5-inch Desire 310. The Android entry-level phone is actually available for an affordable 140 Euros (~$191). Our test reveals whether the Desire 310 also passes the function check.

For the original German review, see here.

HTC's Desire 310 had its debut shortly after the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Was it too ordinary for the mobile industry exhibition? In any case, the 4.5-inch Android smartphone is not a top dog or an eye-catcher like Apple's iPhone 5 or Nokia's Lumia 1520. It clearly caters to the entry-level sector. HTC's phone is available for just around 140 Euros (~$191) in online shops, which is quite impressive for a smartphone with a 4.5-inch screen. However, buyers of the Desire 310 will have to make compromises in configuration. Its low 4 GB of storage capacity is reduced to just below 2 GB in operation. The screen's resolution of 854x480 pixels is not exactly high, and the somewhat older Android 4.2 operating system powers the phone. However, HTC's smartphone sports a quad-core SoC in the form of MediaTek's MT6582M, which easily takes care of routine tasks. That is completed by a 5-megapixel primary camera and, with exception of LTE, all the important mobile network technologies.

Case

4.5-inches for 140 Euros (~$191): HTC's Desire 310
4.5-inches for 140 Euros (~$191): HTC's Desire 310

HTC packs the Desire 310 in a rigid plastic casing that impresses with a very stiff build, and that additionally collects bonus points for design owing to its rounded corners. The casing's removable back features a light rubber-coating and provides the fingers with a very secure grip. Interestingly, the glass surface seamlessly integrated into the chassis shows considerably more resistance than the back cover. With a height of just over 11 millimeters, the Desire 310 is a bit thicker than similarly equipped smartphones of the same size. Kazam's Thunder Q4.5 (8.9 millimeters), Huawei's Ascend Y530 (9.3 millimeters), and LG's L70 (9.6 millimeters) are all thinner.

Connectivity

HTC's Desire 310 relies on a quad-core SoC in the form of MediaTek's MT6582M. Its computing cores clock with a speed of 1.3 GHz. The ARM Mali-400 MP2 graphics chip is installed. In addition to 1 GB of DDR3 RAM, 4 GB of storage capacity is installed. However, over 2 GB has to be deducted from that for Android 4.2 and the preloaded apps. Thus, only 1.8 GB is left for personal applications and data. The storage capacity can be increased by up to 32 GB via the micro-SD slot.


Left: no interfaces
Left: no interfaces
Right: power button, volume rocker
Right: power button, volume rocker
Upper edge: 3.5 mm audio jack, micro-USB 2.0 port
Upper edge: 3.5 mm audio jack, micro-USB 2.0 port
Lower edge: microphone
Lower edge: microphone

Software

The now slightly older Android 4.2 version powers the Desire 310. HTC, however, installs its BlinkFeed feature on the smartphone. It displays the latest news and streams, as well as updates from social networks clearly arranged on the home screen. In addition to various Google apps, such as Gmail, Maps, Drive and YouTube, a file manager and the Polaris Office 5 office suite are preloaded.

GPS outdoors
GPS outdoors
GPS indoors
GPS indoors

Communication & GPS 

Users, who do not need LTE, will be quite satisfied with the Desire 310's communication features. In addition to Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0 alongside aptX support, the smartphone also provides GSM quad-band (850/900/1800/1900 MHz) and UMTS tri-band (850/900/2100 MHz). Download speeds of up to 21.1 Mbps are possible via HSDPA. We did not experience disconnections or other interruptions during our tests.

The Desire 310 quickly found our current location with its GPS antenna, no matter whether we were in a building or outdoors. As the comparison with the Garmin Edge 500 navigation system proved on our over 10-kilometer long bike-test route, HTC's phone was often quite off track in terms of localization. Nevertheless, the GPS accuracy is absolutely sufficient for everyday use.

HTC Desire 310
HTC Desire 310
HTC Desire 310
HTC Desire 310
HTC Desire 310
HTC Desire 310
Garmin Edge 500
Garmin Edge 500
Garmin Edge 500
Garmin Edge 500
Garmin Edge 500
Garmin Edge 500


Telephony & Speech Quality

The speech and audio quality of HTC's Desire 310 is throughout good. That is equally true for calls to landlines and mobile network connections.

Cameras & Multimedia

The Desire 310 takes pictures with up to 2880x1728 pixels and records videos in the 1080p Full HD format with its 5-megapixel camera. The camera module in HTC's phone offers many setting options, such as exposure, white balance and ISO value. Its features include face and smile detection and HDR function. The webcam above the screen only provides VGA quality with 640x480 pixels, which is just still enough for selfies and video chats.

The picture qualities of the Desire 310 are relatively modest. Compared with good smartphone camera modules, the photos look low in contrast and, when looking closer, quite noisy and sometimes very blurred. Fine details are thus only difficult to see.

HTC Desire 310
HTC Desire 310
HTC Desire 310
HTC Desire 310
HTC Desire 310
HTC Desire 310
Reference:: Sony Alpha 57
Reference:: Sony Alpha 57
Reference:: Sony Alpha 57
Reference:: Sony Alpha 57
Reference:: Sony Alpha 57
Reference:: Sony Alpha 57
Apple iPhone 5
Apple iPhone 5
Apple iPhone 5
Apple iPhone 5
Apple iPhone 5
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1020
Nokia Lumia 1020
Nokia Lumia 1020
Nokia Lumia 1020
Nokia Lumia 1020
Nokia Lumia 1020


Accessories & Warranty

HTC includes a micro-USB cord, headset, and proprietary USB power supply for the Desire 310. The manufacturer offered the HTC battery pack and stereo headphones as accessories on its website at the time of writing. The Desire 310 comes with a 24-month warranty.

Input Devices & Controls

The capacitive touchscreen in HTC's Desire 310 responds promptly to commands and allows accurate control of applications and screen menus. The physical buttons (power button, volume rocker) and Android buttons function just as smoothly. A virtual QWERTY keyboard is available for typing. It covers half the screen at most in landscape mode, and thus quite a bit of the content can still be seen.

The virtual keyboard in landscape mode…
The virtual keyboard in landscape mode…
…and in portrait mode
…and in portrait mode

Display

The 4.5-inch TFT screen in HTC's Desire 310 displays 854x480 pixels and thus lags behind the resolution of numerous current smartphones. However, it quickly becomes clear that the FWVGA resolution or similar supported formats such as WVGA (800x480 pixels) are standard when compared with 4.0- and 4.5-inch entry-level phones. Nevertheless, the Desire 310's screen will have to accept criticism in another place.

With a brightness of 255.3 cd/m², the screen in HTC's phone is not exceptionally bright and even places itself with some distance from the comparison devices. The screen of LG's L70 is considerably brighter with 339.4 cd/m², and Kazam's Thunder Q4.5 remains unmatched with a brightness of 520.8 cd/m².

The Desire 310's illumination of 85%, black level of 0.50 cd/m², and contrast ratio of 544:1 do not give reason for complaint, although all three rates are only middling.

256
cd/m²
268
cd/m²
240
cd/m²
258
cd/m²
272
cd/m²
230
cd/m²
261
cd/m²
271
cd/m²
242
cd/m²
Distribution of brightness
Information
X-Rite i1Pro 2
Maximum: 272 cd/m²
Average: 255.3 cd/m²
Brightness Distribution: 85 %
Center on Battery: 272 cd/m²
Black: 0.5 cd/m²
Contrast: 544:1

Our assessments with the X-Rite i1pro 2 colorimeter and CalMAN software show that the Desire 310's screen almost ideally displays red and green hues. However, blue colors are much too strong. This considerably throws HTC's phone out of balance, which leads to a very high DeltaE of 12.13. An even stronger shift is seen in the grayscale where most gray hues are very overemphasized (DeltaE of 14.77). The color temperature of 17097 K is also far too high. Seen subjectively, HTC's phone displays images impeccably despite these measured shifts.

Saturation Sweeps
Saturation Sweeps
Color Management
Color Management
Grayscale
Grayscale
ColorChecker
ColorChecker
Outdoors
Outdoors

A smartphone screen should have a minimum brightness of 200 cd/m² to unequivocally pass as suitable for daylight use. HTC's Desire 310 easily surpasses this hurdle with 255.3 cd/m² and can thus also be used in clear blue skies and sunlight with almost no problems. "Almost" because the intensely reflective and ultimately still fairly dark screen sometimes makes it difficult to recognize displayed content.

Viewing-angle stability is not one of the Desire 310's strengths. The entire content is inverted when looking on the smartphone from the left (where webcam, USB port, and audio jack are located). The image is not particularly convincing from other viewing angles either. The displayed colors start to fade when the HTC's screen is tilted just slightly. The screen's extremely reflective surface is yet another distracting factor.

Viewing angles
Viewing angles

Performance

Powered by MediaTek's MT6582M quad-core SoC and the ARM Mali-400 MP2 graphics chip, HTC's Desire 310 will not accomplish any pixel feats, but it does deliver a good system performance. The review sample finished the synthetic benchmarks just before the comparison phones. A sole exception was seen in 3DMark 2013 where it only managed last place.

3DMark (2013) - 1280x720 Ice Storm Standard Score
HTC Desire 310
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582M, 4 GB Flash
3138 Points ∼2%
Huawei Ascend Y530
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
4125 Points ∼3% +31%
Kazam Thunder Q4.5
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582, 4 GB Flash
3091 Points ∼2% -1%
LG L70
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
4248 Points ∼3% +35%
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 GT-S7582
VideoCore-IV, BCM21664T, 4 GB Flash
3568 Points ∼2% +14%
AnTuTu Benchmark v4 - Total Score
HTC Desire 310
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582M, 4 GB Flash
17308 Points ∼40%
Huawei Ascend Y530
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
12124 Points ∼28% -30%
Kazam Thunder Q4.5
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582, 4 GB Flash
17349 Points ∼40% 0%
LG L70
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
12951 Points ∼30% -25%
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 GT-S7582
VideoCore-IV, BCM21664T, 4 GB Flash
12059 Points ∼28% -30%
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Multi-Core Score
HTC Desire 310
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582M, 4 GB Flash
1182 Points ∼9%
Huawei Ascend Y530
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
605 Points ∼5% -49%
Kazam Thunder Q4.5
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582, 4 GB Flash
1153 Points ∼9% -2%
LG L70
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
608 Points ∼5% -49%
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 GT-S7582
VideoCore-IV, BCM21664T, 4 GB Flash
658 Points ∼5% -44%
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - System
HTC Desire 310
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582M, 4 GB Flash
2581 Points ∼41%
Huawei Ascend Y530
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
1262 Points ∼20% -51%
Kazam Thunder Q4.5
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582, 4 GB Flash
2360 Points ∼38% -9%
LG L70
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
1738 Points ∼28% -33%
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 GT-S7582
VideoCore-IV, BCM21664T, 4 GB Flash
1665 Points ∼26% -35%

It was almost a deadlock in the browser benchmarks. HTC's Desire 310 did not significantly surpass or lag behind its contenders here.

Octane V2 - Total Score
HTC Desire 310
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582M, 4 GB Flash
2172 Points ∼9%
Kazam Thunder Q4.5
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582, 4 GB Flash
2117 Points ∼9% -3%
LG L70
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
1746 Points ∼7% -20%
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 GT-S7582
VideoCore-IV, BCM21664T, 4 GB Flash
2121 Points ∼9% -2%
WebXPRT 2013 - Overall Score
HTC Desire 310
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582M, 4 GB Flash
196 Points ∼14%
Kazam Thunder Q4.5
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582, 4 GB Flash
191 Points ∼13% -3%
LG L70
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
150 Points ∼10% -23%
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 GT-S7582
VideoCore-IV, BCM21664T, 4 GB Flash
210 Points ∼15% +7%
Peacekeeper
HTC Desire 310
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582M, 4 GB Flash
612 Points ∼10%
Huawei Ascend Y530
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
628 Points ∼10% +3%
Kazam Thunder Q4.5
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582, 4 GB Flash
610 Points ∼10% 0%
LG L70
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
643 Points ∼10% +5%
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 GT-S7582
VideoCore-IV, BCM21664T, 4 GB Flash
627 Points ∼10% +2%

Like the write and read benchmarks show, the Desire 310 is faster than the comparison phones in some cases. That is particularly true in sequential read where HTC's phone manages an advantage of a whole 30%. However, the smartphone is not the fastest device in write operations and has to let Samsung's Galaxy S Duos 2 GT-S7582 pass by.

AndroBench 3
Sequential Read 256KB
HTC Desire 310
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582M, 4 GB Flash
83.19 MB/s ∼50%
Huawei Ascend Y530
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
37.2 MB/s ∼22% -55%
Kazam Thunder Q4.5
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582, 4 GB Flash
40.4 MB/s ∼24% -51%
LG L70
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
53.09 MB/s ∼32% -36%
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 GT-S7582
VideoCore-IV, BCM21664T, 4 GB Flash
23.39 MB/s ∼14% -72%
Sequential Write 256KB
HTC Desire 310
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582M, 4 GB Flash
10.7 MB/s ∼19%
Huawei Ascend Y530
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
9.24 MB/s ∼16% -14%
Kazam Thunder Q4.5
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582, 4 GB Flash
5 MB/s ∼9% -53%
LG L70
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
6.82 MB/s ∼12% -36%
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 GT-S7582
VideoCore-IV, BCM21664T, 4 GB Flash
15.42 MB/s ∼27% +44%
Random Read 4KB
HTC Desire 310
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582M, 4 GB Flash
12.89 MB/s ∼61%
Huawei Ascend Y530
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
8.02 MB/s ∼38% -38%
Kazam Thunder Q4.5
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582, 4 GB Flash
12.1 MB/s ∼58% -6%
LG L70
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
9.83 MB/s ∼47% -24%
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 GT-S7582
VideoCore-IV, BCM21664T, 4 GB Flash
8.52 MB/s ∼41% -34%
Random Write 4KB
HTC Desire 310
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582M, 4 GB Flash
0.52 MB/s ∼18%
Huawei Ascend Y530
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
0.51 MB/s ∼17% -2%
Kazam Thunder Q4.5
Mali-400 MP2, MT6582, 4 GB Flash
0.3 MB/s ∼10% -42%
LG L70
Adreno 302, 200 8210, 4 GB Flash
0.63 MB/s ∼22% +21%
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 GT-S7582
VideoCore-IV, BCM21664T, 4 GB Flash
1.28 MB/s ∼44% +146%

Games

HTC's Desire 310 renders current games smoothly and does not falter even in more graphically intricate titles. The touchscreen, as well as the position sensor and accelerometer, always functioned impeccably.

Current games like Dead Trigger 2...
Current games like Dead Trigger 2...
...and FIFA 14 run smoothly.
...and FIFA 14 run smoothly.


Emissions

Temperature

Although the chart displays a reddish color, the operating temperatures of HTC's phone range within an acceptable field. The smartphone's temperature increased to just below 40 °C during load. However, this did not make the Desire 310 uncomfortable to hold. Its maximum idle of 32.4 °C is an exemplary rate.

Max. Load
 36.0 °C33.0 °C33.5 °C 
 38.5 °C34.4 °C35.4 °C 
 38.3 °C32.9 °C32.2 °C 
Maximum: 38.5 °C
Average: 34.9 °C
29.7 °C33.2 °C36.4 °C
30.0 °C34.4 °C37.8 °C
30.3 °C35.4 °C39.7 °C
Maximum: 39.7 °C
Average: 34.1 °C
Room Temperature 22.9 °C | Voltcraft IR-350

Speakers

The nature of smartphone speakers are not a revelation for audiophile users. As expected, the small speaker on the back of HTC's Desire 310 does not manage to reverse this trend. At least the small speaker still does exactly what it is meant to do. It renders speech, music and other tones in good quality. Furthermore, it does not distort even in maximum volume. The included stereo headset produces a considerably better sound though.

Energy Management

Power Consumption

HTC's Desire 310 thwarted any plans to measure its power consumption. The Voltcraft SL-451 ammeter that we normally use for this test always displayed just above zero no matter what load was applied to the smartphone. Since we can exclude a malfunction of our ammeter, we can only estimate the Desire 310's power consumption by comparing it with the contenders. The compared smartphones consume between 2.0 and 3.3 watts when idling. The battery runtimes show that the Desire 310 is considerably more moderate with the available energy.

Battery Runtime

HTC's Desire 310 impresses with long battery runtimes. The entry-level smartphone achieved a good 9 hours and 2 minutes in the practical Wi-Fi test, using a screen brightness of 150 cd/m², enabled energy-saving features, and websites opened every 40 seconds via a script. Thus, the Desire 310 should manage a whole day of routine use. The comparison phones are not as enduring, although LG's L70 (8 hours, 39 minutes) and Huawei's Ascend Y530 (8 hours, 3 minutes) still come closest to HTC's phone. Kazam's Thunder Q4.5 has the shortest runtime by far, with just 5 hours and 47 minutes. HTC's smartphone lasted 3 hours and 50 minutes during full load, which is a common rate for this device category.

Battery Runtime
Idle (without WLAN, min brightness)
20h 10min
WiFi Surfing
9h 02min
Load (maximum brightness)
3h 50min

Verdict

HTC's Desire 310 is a 4.5-inch smartphone that was available for 140 Euros (~$191) in online shops at the time of writing. That already says a lot about the Android phone because the bargain price should make it obvious that some compromises have to be made with HTC's phone. However, the Desire 310 is not a shoddy device but a solid, everyday smartphone.

What does the buyer get for the money? A decently built, enduring smartphone with the slightly older Android 4.2, which has a screen resolution of 854x480 pixels, 4 GB of storage capacity, and a 5-megapixel camera. Apart from LTE, HTC's phone provides all vital wireless mobile technologies. MediaTek's MT6582M quad-core SoC and the ARM Mali-400 MP2 designed for entry-level devices create its performance base.

The camera modules of HTC's Desire 310 are not convincing: VGA, slideshow webcam, and the primary camera's at most middling image quality are not advantages. The remaining available storage capacity of 1.8 GB might be enough for users who do not install large-scale apps. Otherwise, a micro-SD card for expanding the storage is a must. The screen could also be a bit brighter and the viewing-angle stability better.

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In Review: HTC Desire 310. Review sample courtesy of HTC Germany.
In Review: HTC Desire 310. Review sample courtesy of HTC Germany.

Specifications

HTC Desire 310

:: Processor
:: Memory
1024 MB, DDR2
:: Graphics adapter
:: Display
4.5 inch 16:9, 854x480 pixel, capacitive touchscreen, TFT, FWVGA, 16 million colors, glossy: yes
:: Harddisk
4 GB Flash, 4 GB , 1.83 GB free
:: Connections
1 USB 2.0, Audio Connections: 3.5 mm stereo jack, Card Reader: microSD card max. 32 GB, Sensors: accelerometer, GPS antenna with GLONASS
:: Networking
802.11 b/g/n (b g n ), 4.0 mit aptX-Unterstützung Bluetooth, GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850/900/1800/1900 MHz), UMTS/HSPA (850/900/2100 MHz), with max. HSDPA download speed of 21,1 Mbps
:: Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 11.25 x 132.4 x 68.0
:: Weight
0.14 kg Power Supply: 0.02 kg
:: Battery
7.6 Wh Lithium-Polymer, 2000 mAh, Talk time 3G (according to manufacturer): 660 h, Standby 3G (according to manufacturer): 51120 h
:: Price
200 Euro
:: Operating System
Android 4.2
:: Additional features
Webcam: primary camera: 5 MP (Full HD video recording); webcam: 0.3 MP, Speakers: one rear-sided speaker, Keyboard: virtual, Keyboard Light: no, micro-USB cord, headset, power adapter, quick start guide, 24 Months Warranty

 

The TFT screen of HTC's Desire 310 has a resolution of 854x480 pixels.
The TFT screen of HTC's Desire 310 has a resolution of 854x480 pixels.
The Desire 310 is available in blue, orange or white.
The Desire 310 is available in blue, orange or white.
The Desire 310 responds quickly to inputs owing to its quad-core SoC.
The Desire 310 responds quickly to inputs owing to its quad-core SoC.
The 5-megapixel primary camera does not provide an exceptionally high image quality.
The 5-megapixel primary camera does not provide an exceptionally high image quality.
The webcam only manages a VGA resolution.
The webcam only manages a VGA resolution.
Underneath the removable back cover, we find...
Underneath the removable back cover, we find...
...the micro-SD and SIM card slots.
...the micro-SD and SIM card slots.
The removable, lithium-ion battery supplies 7.6 Wh.
The removable, lithium-ion battery supplies 7.6 Wh.
The clearly arranged home screen of HTC's Desire 310.
The clearly arranged home screen of HTC's Desire 310.
Many apps are preloaded.
Many apps are preloaded.
The now somewhat older Android 4.2.2 powers HTC's Desire 310.
The now somewhat older Android 4.2.2 powers HTC's Desire 310.
The Desire 310's TFT screen detects a maximum of two finger inputs at the same time.
The Desire 310's TFT screen detects a maximum of two finger inputs at the same time.
The battery lasts 3 hours and 50 minutes during full load.
The battery lasts 3 hours and 50 minutes during full load.
Only approximately 1.8 GB of storage remains.
Only approximately 1.8 GB of storage remains.

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Pro

+Very low price
+4.5-inch screen
+High-quality build
+UMTS speed up to 21.1 Mbps
+Long battery runtimes
+Removable battery
+Expandable storage via micro-SD card
+Good gaming performance
+Low operating temperature
 

Cons

-Only Android 4.2
-Only 1.8 GB of storage available
-Screen resolution of only 854 x 480 pixels
-Below average screen brightness
-Middling camera modules

Shortcut

What we like

The good build of HTC's Desire 310, and its long-lasting battery. Also, the smartphone's decent performance that is sufficient for current applications and games.

What we'd like to see

A better camera module because HTC hasn't done itself or the buyer any favors with the installed lenses. The internal storage could also be bigger - less than 2 GB remains.

What surprises us

HTC keeps its promise and launches many affordable smartphones. The positive qualities of the Android cellphone definitely prevail for currently about 140 Euros (~$191).

The competition

Huawei Ascend Y530
Kazam Thunder Q4.5
LG L70
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 GT-S7582

Rating

HTC Desire 310
06/20/2014 v4
Manuel Masiero

Chassis
82%
Keyboard
67 / 75 → 89%
Pointing Device
86%
Connectivity
44 / 60 → 73%
Weight
93%
Battery
93%
Display
76%
Games Performance
52 / 75 → 69%
Application Performance
26 / 65 → 40%
Temperature
84%
Noise
100%
Audio
63 / 91 → 69%
Camera
58%
Average
71%
80%
Smartphone *
Weighted Average

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Author: Manuel Masiero, 2014-06-25 (Update: 2014-06-26)