The brand new Dash-exclusive HTC Bolt versus the great ol' HTC 10: listed below are just a few necessary variations



At the moment, HTC introduced it is newest carrier-exclusive handset and that is none different that the HTC Bolt we have been telling you about for a while. Accessible from Dash proper now, it is a machine that could be a bit much like the HTC 10, the corporate’s present flagship, but in addition has just a few key variations which might be price highlighting. To start with, the HTC Bolt is basically the primary Android cellphone utterly product of aluminum that is waterproof to some level – the machine is IP57-certified and can survive transient submersions underwater. 

There’s additionally no headphone jack on this one, simply as we suspected. Customers must depend on the USB Sort-C jack so as to take heed to their favourite tunes.

Additionally, it is price noting that the HTC Bolt just isn’t that leading edge with regards to specs – we will safely say it is using last-year specs. Bummer. Anyhoo, with out durther digress, we’ll now present you ways the cellphone differs from the HTC 10 in lower than 10 methods.

In case you need to take a look at the total specs breakdown between the 2 telephones, simply have a look down beneath:

OS Android (, HTC Sense UI Android (  
Dimensions 5.74 x 2.83 x zero.35 inches (145.9 x 71.9. x 9 mm) 6.06 x three.04 x zero.32 inches (153.9 x 77.2 x eight.1 mm)  
Weight 5.68 oz (161 g)
the 6.14 oz (174 g)
Supplies Principal physique: aluminum Principal physique: aluminum  
Options Fingerprint (contact), Contact delicate management keys Fingerprint (contact)  
Rugged Mud resistant Water, Mud resistant  
IP licensed IP 53 IP 57  
Bodily dimension 5.2 inches 5.5 inches  
Decision 1440 x 2560 pixels 1440 x 2560 pixels  

Pixel density

Pixel density – The pixel density of a show represents the variety of pixels over an space of 1 inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The upper the quantity, the extra detailed and handsome the show is.

565 ppi 534 ppi  


Know-how – There are two primary display screen applied sciences presently utilized in telephones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The previous normally encompasses a gentle supply and liquid crystals, whereas the latter is predicated on natural light-emitting diodes.

Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Tremendous-LCD permit for very correct colour copy and really broad viewing angles, the place no vital picture high quality loss is noticed.

Present AMOLED screens differ in such a means that they will exhibit rather more saturated colours (typically an excessive amount of) and extremely excessive distinction ranges, which is because of black colour being utterly black in AMOLED shows.

S-LCD 5 S-LCD three  
Display-to-body ratio 71.13 % 70.16 %  
Colours 16 777 216 16 777 216  
Digital camera
Digital camera 12 megapixels 16 megapixels  
Flash Twin LED Twin LED  
Aperture dimension

Aperture dimension – The aperture of a digital camera is the opening by means of which gentle travels earlier than it reaches the digital camera sensor. The smaller the quantity is, the larger this opening is, permitting for extra gentle to go.

Focal size (35mm equal) 26 mm 28 mm  
Digital camera sensor dimension 1/2.three”    
Pixel dimension 1.55 μm    
Options Optical picture stabilization, Autofocus, Again-illuminated sensor (BSI) Optical picture stabilization, Autofocus  
Software program Options RAW picture seize, Face detection, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging Face detection, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging  
Camcorder 3840×2160 (4K), 1280×720 (720p HD) (120 fps) 3840×2160 (4K) (30 fps), 1920×1080 (1080p HD), 1280×720 (720p HD) (120 fps)  
Options Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, Image-taking throughout video recording, Video calling, Video sharing Hyperlapse, Image-taking throughout video recording, Video calling, Video sharing  
Entrance-facing digital camera 5 megapixels eight megapixels  
Video seize 1920×1080 (1080p HD) 1920×1080 (1080p HD)  

System chip

System chip – Most trendy handsets use a sophisticated chip that features most of the machine’s modules just like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and typically even the wi-fi radio. This subject reveals what specific system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used within the cellphone.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994  


Processor – The processor is the primary computing part of a cellphone and is a significant factor with regards to the general pace of the machine. Some extra highly effective smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to ship better efficiency.

Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit  
Graphics processor Adreno 530 Adreno 430  

System reminiscence

System reminiscence – System reminiscence, or RAM reminiscence is the kind of reminiscence that the machine makes use of to quickly retailer knowledge from the OS or currently-running apps. The extra RAM obtainable to the machine, the higher the efficiency will likely be when a number of or heavier packages are operating.

four GB RAM / LPDDR4 three GB RAM (Twin-channel, 1600 MHz) / LPDDR4  
Constructed-in storage 64 GB 32 GB  
Storage enlargement microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC  
Capability 3000 mAh 3200 mAh  
Quick Cost Sure    
Discuss time   23.00 hours
Stand-by time days (480 hours)
Discuss time (3G) 27.00 hours
Stand-by time (3G) days (456 hours)
Discuss time (4G) 27 hours    
Stand-by time (4G) days (456 hours)
Mirroring DLNA, Miracast, SlimPort DLNA, Miracast  
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz  
LTE (FDD) Bands 1, three, 5, 7, eight, 20, 28 Bands 2, three, four, 5, 7, 12, 25, 26  
LTE (TDD) Bands 38, 40, 41 Bands 41  
Knowledge LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSPA LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s  
Purchasing data
MSRP value $ 699