HTC DESIRE 500
Size131.8 x 66.9 x 9.9mm
Weight123g
Display4.3 inch, WVGA
CPU SpeedQualcomm® Snapdragon™ 200, quad-core, 1.2GHz
SIM Card Type

micro SIM

Complete Specs
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HTC Desire 500
Data Streams in a Blink
Data Streams in a Blink
HTC Desire 500

HTC BlinkFeed™
Keep up on everything from breaking news, sports, social network posts and more. HTC BlinkFeed™ updates fresh content from over 1,400 content partners that provide more than 10,000 news feeds per day. Customize your very own HTC BlinkFeed™ and stay connected in the blink of an eye.
HTC Desire 500
Multi-Shot Burst Mode Catches Everything
Multi-Shot Burst Mode Catches Everything
HTC Desire 500

Rapid Shutter Camera
Capture more images and miss less moments with multi-shot burst mode camera. VideoPic setting allows you to get both videos and pictures at the same time. HTC ImageChip provides great shots even with movement and poor lighting conditions.
HTC Desire 500
Memories that Move
Memories that Move
HTC Desire 500

Automatic Video Highlights
Automatically select the highlights of an event and create a 30-second show, no additional software or editing skills required. Choose the music theme and image sequence you want. Then release your life movie for everyone to enjoy with easy sharing feature.
HTC Desire 500
Double the Convenience
Double the ConvenienceHTC Desire 500

Dual SIM Holders*
Dual SIM holders increase coverage, use and convenience. Multiple services with one phone enable both business and personal uses from the same device with additional privacy.
*Dual sim devices in select areas only. See your local carrier for availability.
HTC Desire 500
Blazing Performance Speed
Blazing Performance SpeedHTC Desire 500

Quad-Core Processor
Enjoy blazing fast browsing speeds, lifelike visual displays and gaming graphics, and amazing multi-tasking performance to stay ahead.
Camera
4.478261
Sound Quality
4.086956
Screen
4.217391
Ease of Use
4.458333
Battery Life
3.217391
Look & Feel
Overall 4.125 / 5
Accessories
Accessories
  • HTC Battery Bar
    HTC Battery Bar
  • HTC Media Link HD
    HTC Media Link HD
  • HTC Bluetooth Stereo Headphones
    HTC Bluetooth Stereo Headphones
  • HTC Stereo Headphones
    HTC Stereo Headphones
  • HTC Bluetooth StereoClip
    HTC Bluetooth StereoClip
  • HTC Battery Bar
    HTC Battery Bar
    Make sure your HTC phone can keep up with your busy 24/7 life. The compact and stylish HTC Battery Bar has the power you need to keep your phone up and running wherever your lifestyle takes you. Easy to use, packed with power, and built to fit anywhere, this fashionable device is the ultimate source of portable battery power.

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  • HTC Media Link HD
    HTC Media Link HD
    Wirelessly share content from your phone to your high-definition TV with the HTC Media Link HD. It’s quick, convenient, and completely cordless, and allows you to stream your favorite content.

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  • HTC Bluetooth Stereo Headphones
    HTC Bluetooth Stereo Headphones
    Don't sacrifice functionality for style! This easy-to-wear Bluetooth® 3.0 headset is packed with the latest features. Enjoy studio-quality music, advanced echo cancellation, noise reduction and crystal clear conversations, all without having to plug a cable into your HTC phone.

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  • HTC Stereo Headphones
    HTC Stereo Headphones
    HTC Stereo Headphones come with soft ear buds in different sizes to ensure a good fit. A flat, tangle-free cable features a three-button volume control as well as an in-line microphone. The headphones are compatible with HTC’s exclusive enhanced audio profile for a superior audio experience.

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  • HTC Bluetooth StereoClip
    HTC Bluetooth StereoClip
    Stream high-quality sound from your HTC device to your car stereo or home speakers wirelessly with the HTC Bluetooth StereoClip. Forget about connecting cords and wires, and control your car and home stereo with this compact, completely portable device.

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Video Tips

SPECS
SPECS
Size
131.8 x 66.9 x 9.9mm
Weight
123g
Display
4.3 inch, WVGA
CPU Speed
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 200, quad-core, 1.2GHz
Platform Android

Android™ with HTC Sense™

HTC BlinkFeed™

SIM Card Type

micro SIM

Memory1

Total storage : 4 GB, available capacity varies

RAM : 1 GB

Expansion card slot supports microSD™ memory card for up to 64GB additional storage (card not included)

Network2

2G/ 2.5G - GSM/GPRS/EDGE:

  • 900/1800/1900 MHz

3G/ 3.5G - UMTS/ HSPA:

  • 900/2100 MHz with HSDPA up to 7.2 Mbps
GPS
GPS/AGPS
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light sensor
Connectivity
  • 3.5 mm stereo audio jack
  • Bluetooth® 4.0 with aptX™ enabled
  • Wi-Fi®: IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
  • DLNA® for wirelessly streaming media from the phone to a compatible TV or computer
Sound Enhancement
Studio-quality sound with Beats Audio™
Camera
  • 8 MP camera with auto focus, LED flash
  • BSI sensor, Sensor size 1/3.2"
  • Dedicated HTC ImageChip
  • F2.0 aperture and 28 mm lens
  • Smart Flash: Five levels of flash automatically set by distance to subject
  • Front Camera: 1.6 MP with BSI sensor
  • 720p video recording
  • Gallery with Video Highlights and HTC Share
  • Continuous shooting and VideoPic
  • Slow motion video recording with variable speed playback
Multimedia

Audio supported formats:

  • Playback: .aac, .amr, .ogg, .m4a, .mid, .mp3, .wav, .wma
  • Recording: .aac

Video supported formats:

  • Playback: .3gp, .3g2, .mp4, .wmv (Windows Media Video 9), .avi (MP4 ASP and MP3)
  • Recording: .mp4
Battery3

Removable rechargeable Li-polymer battery

Capacity : 1800 mAh

Talk time :

  • Up to 12.1 hours for 3G

Standby time :

  • Up to 435 hours for 3G
AC Adapter
  • Voltage range/frequency: 100 ~ 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz
  • DC output: 5 V and 1 A
  1. Available storage is less due to phone software.
  2. Network bands in regions may be different, depending on the mobile operator and your location. Upload and download speeds also depend on the mobile operator.
  3. Battery times (talk time, standby time, and more) are subject to network and phone usage.
    A Standby time specification ("specification") is an industry standard that is only intended to allow comparison of different mobile devices under the same circumstances. Power consumption in a standby state is strongly dependent on factors including but not limited to network, settings, location, movement, signal strength and cell traffic . Comparisons of different mobile devices using such a specification can therefore only be done in a controlled laboratory environment . When using any mobile device in real life circumstances for which the mobile device is intended, the standby time could be considerably lower and will be strongly dependent on the factors as mentioned above.
Note: Specifications are subject to change without prior notice.
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