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Huawei U8520 Duplex vs HTC Desire X compare

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Compare Huawei U8520 Duplex and HTC Desire X

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Huawei U8520 Duplex

Huawei U8520 Duplex

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HTC Desire X

HTC Desire X

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Huawei U8520 Duplex vs HTC Desire X

What is the difference between the Huawei U8520 Duplex and HTC Desire X? Which one is better? The answers to these questions and many more can be found here in this detailed comparison of the two phones. Discover the differences in specs between these two desirable devices, from screen size to battery life, in the table below. We have all the information you need to choose the best phone for you.


Common specs

Brand and model Huawei U8520 Duplex HTC Desire X
Rating (+0) (+0)
Release date 2011, October 2012, August
Dimensions (HxWxD) 112 x 57 x 12.7 mm | 4.41 x 4.41 x 2.24 in 118.5 x 62.3 x 9.3 mm | 4.67 x 4.67 x 2.45 in
Weight 109 g | 3.84 oz 114 g | 4.02 oz
Colors Black White/Black, Prussian Blue
Battery 1500 mAh,  Removable Li-Ion 1650 mAh,  Removable Li-Ion
Battery life Stand by time - Up to 120 h (2G) / Up to 120 h (3G)
Talking time - Up to 7 h (2G) / Up to 7 h 30 min (3G)
Music play - Up to 20 h
Stand by time - Up to 833 h (2G) / Up to 750 h (3G)
Talking time - Up to 20 h (2G) / Up to 10 h (3G)
Approximate price 110 EUR 190 EUR


Technology TFT Super LCD
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 256K 16M
Screen size 3.2" inc 4" inc
Screen area 30.5 cm2 45.5 cm2
Screen format 3:2 (height:width) 5:3 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 47.8% 61.7%
Screen resolution 320 x 480 px 480 x 800 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 180 PPI 233 PPI

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main 3.15 MP, Single 5 MP, Single
Camera specs -3.15 MP -5 MP, AF
Functions LED flash
Video 480p 480p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 0.3 MP, Single 0 MP,
Specifications VGA


Operating system - OS Android 2.2 (Froyo) Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), upgradable to 4.1.1 (Jelly Bean); Sense UI 4
Chipset - Qualcomm MSM7227-1 Snapdragon S1 - Qualcomm MSM8225 Snapdragon S4 Play
Processor CPU - 600 MHz ARM 11 - Dual-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A5
Graphics processor GPU Adreno 200 Adreno 203
External memory microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot), 2 GB included microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal memory 512 MB, 256 MB RAM 4 GB, 768 MB RAM


Antutu 7 Total

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Dual SIM (Mini-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Mini-SIM)Dual SIM (Mini-SIM, dual stand-by)
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 7.2/0.384 Mbps HSPA 7.2/5.76 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS Yes, with A-GPS
USB microUSB 2.0 microUSB 2.0
Bluetooth 2.1, A2DP, EDR 4.0, A2DP, aptX
Harmful irradiation SAR - 1.11 W/kg (head)     0.63 W/kg (body)    

Music and Audio

Radio Stereo FM radio Stereo FM radio, RDS
Headphone jack Yes Yes
Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - Beats Audio

Other features

Sensors - Accelerometer, proximity, compass - Accelerometer, proximity
Other extras
- MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
-MP4/H.264 player
-Document viewer
-Photo viewer/editor
-Voice memo/dial
-Predictive text input

- Dropbox (25 GB cloud storage)
-MP4/H.264/WMV player
-MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV player
-Document viewer
-Photo viewer/editor
-Voice memo/dial
-Predictive text input
- Also known as Huawei Deuce

- Available as HTC Desire X Dual SIM with dual-SIM card slots

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