• 5" (1280x720) IPS LCD
  • 1.5GB
    MT6735 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 8-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2125 mAh
  • 4.3" (800x480) TFT LCD
  • 1GB
    MSM8225Q Snapdragon S4 Play SoC
    4GB Storage
  • 8-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 1800 mAh

Specifications Highlights
Product NameK8Desire 500
ProductLG K8 (2016)Desire 500 (2013)
Display5" 1280x720 IPS LCD 4.3" 800x480 TFT LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 8-MP (Primary)
  • 8-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
  • 1.6-MP
Computing
  • MT6735 SoC
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (32GB max.)
  • MSM8225Q Snapdragon S4 Play SoC
  • 1GB RAM
  • 4GB Storage
  • MicroSD (64GB max.)
Battery2125 mAh1800 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 157g (5.5oz), 144.6x71.5x8.7 mm (5.69 x 2.81 x 0.34 inches)IP Rating, 123g (4.3oz), 131.8x66.9x9.9 mm (5.19 x 2.63 x 0.39 inches)
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Display
Product NameK8Desire 500
TypeIPS LCDTFT LCD
Diagonal (inches)5"4.3"
Display/Body Ratio66.7%59.7%
Resolution1280x720800x480
Sharpness (PPI)294 PPI217 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Product NameK8Desire 500
Megapixel8-MP8-MP
Sensor SizeSmallSmall
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • Flash
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
  • 720p/30fps
Battery
Product NameK8Desire 500
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2125 mAh1800 mAh
Talk Time12 hours
Computing
Product NameK8Desire 500
Processor BrandMediatekQualcomm
Processor NameMT6735MSM8225Q Snapdragon S4 Play
Processor # Cores44
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.3 GHz1.2 GHz
RAM Options1.5GB1GB
Internal Storage Options16GB4GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size32GB64GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 6.0Android 4.1.2
Communications
Product NameK8Desire 500
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
  • Hotspot
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2Bluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • A2DP
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USBMicro USB
Connector Features
  • USB OTG
SAR US Head0.5 W/Kg
SAR US Body0.72 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
Product NameK8Desire 500
NameSIM0SIM0
SIM TypeMicro SIMMicro SIM
Multimedia
Product NameK8Desire 500
Multimedia Features
  • DLNA
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • WMA
  • FLAC
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
  • MP4
  • DIVX
  • XVID
  • WMV
  • H.264
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Proximity

LG K8 vs. HTC Desire 500 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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