HTC Desire 500 Smartphone


What does the 69% ReviewGist Score mean?

HTC Desire 500 is recommended buy as per the ReviewGist score of 69%. This is because even though the HTC Desire 500 has garnered good reviews from most reviewers, it might not come with the latest specifications as it is a relatively old model.

  • Good ratings from over 11 review sources with an average rating of 3.5 stars. Top review sources include stars), (3.5 stars), and stars).
  • Released 1 year 1 month ago (Sep 2013) which makes it one of the old cell phones in the market.


Key Features
Digital Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Display Size 480 x 800
Display Technology TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Locked Not Locked
Operating System Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean)
Processor Type Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A5
Screen Size(Diagonal) 4.3 inch
Weight 4.34 oz.
Battery Capacity 1800.0 mAh
Display Size 480 x 800
Display Technology TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Screen Type TFT
Style Candy Bar, Smartphone, Touch Screen
Pixel Density 217.0 ppi
Expansion Slot microSD, up to 64 GB
Installed Memory 4096.0 MB
Technical Features
Connectivity Bluetooth, WiFi, Micro USB
Digital Camera Resolution 8.0 Megapixels
Input Method Touch Screen
Processor Qualcomm MSM8225Q Snapdragon 200
Processor Speed 1200.0 MHz
Processor Type Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A5
Standby Time 435.0 Hours
Talk Time 12.1 Hours
Other Features
Data Formats HTML5
Messaging Formats SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
Multimedia Features DivX/XviD/MP4/H.263/H.264/WMV player, MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/FLAC player
Organizer Features Calendar, Alarm clock, Calculator, Stopwatch
Other Features Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Organizer, Document viewer, Photo viewer/editor, Voice memo/dial/commands, Predictive text input
Phone Features Touchscreen, Integrated FM Radio, Email, GPS, Integrated Camera, Games, Java, 3G
Depth 0.39 in.
Design Mobile
Height 5.19 in.
Weight 4.34 oz.
Width 2.63 in.
Family Line HTC Desire
List Price $200, $259.99, 250.0
Battery Capacity 1800.0 mAh
Network Type GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, HSDPA 900 / 2100
GPS Capability aGPS
Noise Level -88
Stereo Crosstalk -87.9
DLNA Certified DLNA Certified
ReviewGist ID 75735,null