Comparison of HTC Desire 601 (Black) vs. LG Optimus 4X HD P880


Two of the mobiles in the mid range are available for comparison. The Samsung HTC Desire 601 (Black) and LG Optimus 4X HD P880 (white) are compared. For finding out detailed specifications of the compared products, please click here.

Mobile phones comparison is done generally on parameters like OS, CPU, Memory, Screen, camera details, battery capacity with backup & multimedia including radio etc. The last comparison will be in relation to price, payment terms and free-bies offered with the products.

Desire 601 is available at Rs.21512 whereas the Optimum is available at Rs.19999. The similarities between these products include: freebie of Aircel 3GB date (3G/2G), both have single sim, multi-touch screens, common multimedia features, 1 GB RAM & other features like GPRS, messaging & phone book and SMS memory,

Coming to the differences, the Desire 601comes with 1.2 GHz Broadcom BCM23550, Quad Core dual core 1.4GHz CPU whereas the Optimus has 1.5GHz cortex A9 quad core CPU. The GPU is Adreno 305 in former whereas it is ULP GeForce in later.

Desire 601 has Android jelly bean 4.2.2 OS whereas the Optimum offers Android v4 icecream sandwich OS. The sensors in Desire 601 are only Accelerometer & Proximity sensor whereas Optimus has additional compass, gyro sensors as well.

Coming to screen, Desire 601 has 4.5” TFT touch screen offering 540×960 pix & 16M colors whereas the Optimum has 4.7” TFT screen. (wider screen by Optimus)

On the camera front, Desire has 5 MP, 2592 х 1944 pixels, auto-focus, LED flash camera whereas Optimum offers 8MP LED flash camera with lot more features like live video zooming, time catch, time machine shot etc.

Coming to memory Desire has 8GB internal memory whereas the Optimum has 16GB memory extendable up to 64 GB through microSD.

Connectivity is ensured by Bluetooth in Desire whereas besides Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, 2G, 3G, GPS, USB connectivity are offered in Optimus.

Coming to battery backup, Desire 601 has Li-Po 2100 mAh battery whereas the Optimum has Li-Ion 2150mAh battery.

Conclusion: Based on the information provided on the website the above analysis shows that Optimus is able to offer better features than the Desire 601 and the price is slightly lower (up to Rs.1500). However, before firming up the purchase, the viewers are requested to exercise their best judgment.