Apple iPhone 5 vs HTC One X
Top 27 Reasons for the
Apple iPhone 5
Compared to HTC One X
A bit higher pixel density
4.49% higher pixel density
Direct updates by OS vendor
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
Vastly faster downloads
4.76x faster downloads
18 g lighter
1.30 mm thinner
Better video recording quality
1080 x 30 fps
1080 x 24 fps
25% better video recording quality
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Considerably more microphone(s)
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
Considerably faster uploads
8.68x faster uploads
Notably smaller semiconductor size
8 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
Has a video light
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
Has a CMOS sensor
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.
Has AF tracking
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.
11.30 mm narrower
Sizably less body volume
1.53x less body volume
10.60 mm shorter
Apple iPhone 5 is better than HTC One X because...
Top 23 Reasons for the
HTC One X
Compared to Apple iPhone 5
More battery power
25% more battery power
Substantially faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.5 GHz
2 x 1.3 GHz
2.31x faster CPU clock speed
Bigger screen size
17.50% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
Sizably higher resolution
26.76% higher resolution
Plenty more megapixel (photo, front camera)
8.33% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Has branded damage resistant glass
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Can be charged via standard USB cable
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
Has USB mass storage support
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Is DLNA certified
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.
Has a radio
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Distinctly lower SAR for body (USA)
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.
Vastly lower SAR for head (USA)
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.
Substantially lower SAR for head (EU)
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.
Plays Adobe Flash
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.