Apple iPhone 5 vs HTC One X

Top 21 Reasons for the

Apple iPhone 5

Compared to HTC One X

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A shade higher pixel density
326 ppi
vs
312 ppi
4.49% higher pixel density
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278
Direct updates by OS vendor
Yes
vs
No
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
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235
Measurably faster downloads
100 MBits/s
vs
21 MBits/s
4.76x faster downloads
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142
Better video recording quality
1080 x 30 fps
vs
1080 x 24 fps
25% better video recording quality
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141
Has a dedicated camera button
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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96
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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95
Thinner
7.6 mm
vs
8.9 mm
1.30 mm thinner
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88
Noticeably faster uploads
50 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
8.68x faster uploads
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85
Lighter
112 g
vs
130 g
18 g lighter
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83
Measurably smaller semiconductor size
32 nm
vs
40 nm
8 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
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71
Vastly more microphone(s)
3
vs
2
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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61
Has a CMOS sensor
Yes
vs
No
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
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55
Has a video light
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
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6
Has AF tracking
Yes
vs
No
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Piboon Amornjiraporn
1
Better GPS signal
Yes
vs
No
Oppo r1 got worse GPS signal not recommend for user that always use maps
Clayton Fuller
-3
This is totaly one sided
Yes
vs
No
YES
Rupert Halloway
-23
Has iMessage
Yes
vs
No
Free texts between iPhones
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-351
Sizably narrower
58.6 mm
vs
69.9 mm
11.30 mm narrower
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-362
Vastly less body volume
55.1 cm³
vs
84.4 cm³
1.53x less body volume
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Shorter
123.8 mm
vs
134.4 mm
10.60 mm shorter
iOS 7.0
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for iOS 7.0
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Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Yes
vs
No
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19
Has a child lock
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
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-14
Supports slow motion video recording
Yes
vs
No
Pavide Darenti
-18
Has Airdrop
Yes
vs
No
It lets you quickly and easily share photos, videos, contacts and anything else from any app with a Share button.
Alvin Satya Setiawan Ⓥ
-18
Beautifuly designed
Yes
vs
No
Ios7 was designed to compliment the iphone
Lorenz Inou
-18
Has iCloud
Yes
vs
No
Sync of Contacts, Photo, Mail, Calendar, Documents all over your iDevices/Mac/PC; Backup, Locate iPhone with Apple ID in any browser; do Backups of apps (WhatsApp,...)
Eric Yuen
-19
Less or virtually no virus
Yes
vs
No
RT is still virus prone but only has Windows Defender.
Pavide Darenti
-24
Has smart multitasking
Yes
vs
No
IOS 7 learns when you like to use your apps and can update your content before you launch them. So if you tend to check your favorite social app at 9:00 a.m. every day, your feed will be ready and waiting for you.
Ramin G. Far
-24
Efficient use of the battery
Yes
vs
No
Felix Simpson
-25
Camera lets you shoot photos in square format
Yes
vs
No
Nice looking photos without using an app like instagram
Remy Dovers
-28
Consistent application icons
Yes
vs
No
More aesthetically pleasing
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-29
Marks your frequent locations on the map
Yes
vs
No
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-29
Shows timestamps in messages app
Yes
vs
No
You can keep track of your massages easily.
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-34
Unlimited number of apps per folder
Yes
vs
No
You can organize your apps in the way you want.

Apple iPhone 5 is better than HTC One X because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 21 Reasons for the

HTC One X

Compared to Apple iPhone 5

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1077
More battery power
1800 mAh
vs
1440 mAh
25% more battery power
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840
Significantly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.5 GHz
vs
2 x 1.3 GHz
2.31x faster CPU clock speed
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577
Significantly higher resolution
1280x720 px
vs
1136x640 px
26.76% higher resolution
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475
Bigger screen size
4.7 "
vs
4 "
17.50% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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344
Has branded damage resistant glass
Yes
vs
No
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
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Plenty more megapixel (photo, front camera)
1.3 MP
vs
1.2 MP
8.33% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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224
Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yes
vs
No
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
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202
Has NFC
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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196
Has USB mass storage support
Yes
vs
No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
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186
Is DLNA certified
Yes
vs
No
All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
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131
Has a radio
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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64
Significantly lower SAR for body (USA)
0.7 W/kg
vs
1.18 W/kg
0.48 W/kg lower SAR for body (USA). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
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58
Plays Adobe Flash
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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56
Appreciably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.68 W/kg
vs
1.18 W/kg
0.50 W/kg lower SAR for head (USA). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
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43
Significantly lower SAR for head (EU)
0.68 W/kg
vs
0.95 W/kg
0.27 W/kg lower SAR for head (EU). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 2.0 W/kg in the EU.
Max Leiva
-1
Build Quality in Much Higher
Yes
vs
No
Because used materials are toughter, policarbonate is much better than the cheap plastic used in every single Samsung Galaxy series. The bad quality plastic and paint on the Galaxy's ALWAYS gets marks and breaks.
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 6 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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197
Supports widgets
Yes
vs
No
You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
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129
The browser has word wrap
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Ramin G. Far
15
Different virtual keyboards can be installed
Yes
vs
No
Android allows to easily change the software keyboards and the Play Store offers keyboards from many vendors.
Aiden Richardson
12
Sharing menu
Yes
vs
No
The sharing menu is best on Android
Johann Hofmann
7
Is open source software
Yes
vs
No
Open Source Software makes the world a better place.
Sudeep Ramachandran
1
Beautiful shape attery backup and clear camera viwith good b
Yes
vs
No
Vivia Marcela Mina Leon
-9
Motorola g
Yes
vs
No
Nokia lumia 720
Ramin G. Far
-22
Best Facebook Messenger app with chat heads
Yes
vs
No
The Android Facebook Messenger app has an intuitive and fast interface with so called chat heads lying above other apps (in contrast to the Facebook Messenger app of other OSes).

HTC One X is better than Apple iPhone 5 because...

Yes
vs
No

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