The HTC Desire 825 has been released in April 2016, while the LG K5 has hit the stores in June 2016. We will compare these two smartphones and let you decide which one of them is worth purchasing.
The HTC Desire 825 measures 156.9×76.9×7.4mm and weights 155 grams. Likewise other Desire siblings, it has a plastic body, but HTC wanted to break the monotony by adding multi-colored spots all over the back. On the other hand, the LG K5 is thicker and lighter as it measures 145×71.6×8.9mm and weights 128 grams. Its back is made of plastic, but it has a metal finish that looks gorgeous.
The HTC Desire 825 has a super LCD display of 5.5-inch that supports a resolution of 1280×720 pixels at 267 ppi. The LG K5 comes with a smaller IPS LCD display of 5-inch that supports a lower resolution of 854×480 pixels at 196 ppi.
Processors, Graphics Cards & RAM
The HTC Desire 825 features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 chipset, a quad-core Cortex A7 CPU clocked at 1.6GHz, an Adreno 305 graphics card and 2GB of RAM. The LG K5 comes with a Mediatek MT6582 chipset, a quad-core Cortex A7 CPU clocked at 1.3GHz, a Mali-400MP2 graphics card and 1GB of RAM.
The HTC Desire 825 has been released with an internal storage of 16GB which can be expanded up to 256GB using a microSD card. The LG K5 comes with an internal storage of 8GB, but it can be expanded up to 32GB using a microSD card.
The HTC Desire 825 sports a primary camera of 13MP that features LED flash, autofocus, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, geo-tagging and a secondary camera of 5MP. The LG K5 has a weaker primary camera of 5MP that features autofocus, LED flash, touch focus, face detection, geo-tagging and a secondary camera of 2MP.
The HTC Desire 825 is powered by a non-removable battery of 2700 mAh which is way more powerful than the 1900 mAh removable battery of the LG K5.