Apple iPhone 5 vs HTC One X
Top 29 Reasons for the
Apple iPhone 5
Compared to HTC One X
A shade higher pixel density
4.49% higher pixel density
18 g lighter
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.
1.30 mm thinner
Notably faster downloads
4.76x faster downloads
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.
Significantly more microphone(s)
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
Has a video light
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
Notably smaller semiconductor size
8 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
Notably faster uploads
8.68x faster uploads
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
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
10.60 mm shorter
SGH S 5611
SGH S 7350
Considerably less body volume
1.53x less body volume
Apple iPhone 5 is better than HTC One X because...
Top 22 Reasons for the
HTC One X
Compared to Apple iPhone 5
More battery power
25% more battery power
Measurably 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.
Clearly higher resolution
26.76% higher resolution
A lot 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.
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
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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.
Significantly 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.
Plays Adobe Flash
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Vastly 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.