Apple iPhone 5C vs Motorola Droid 4

Top 43 Reasons for the

Apple iPhone 5C

Compared to Motorola Droid 4

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Modestly faster CPU clock speed
Comment
2 x 1.3 GHz
vs
2 x 1.2 GHz
8.33% faster CPU clock speed
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1836
Higher pixel density
Comment
326 ppi
vs
275 ppi
18.55% higher pixel density
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1282
Clearly higher resolution
Comment
1136x640 px
vs
960x540 px
40.25% higher resolution
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657
Amply lighter
Comment
132 g
vs
178.9 g
46.90 g lighter
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562
Plenty thinner
Comment
8.97 mm
vs
12.7 mm
3.73 mm thinner
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541
Explicitly faster downloads
Comment
100 MBits/s
vs
42 MBits/s
2.38x faster downloads
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500
Measurably more internal storage
Comment
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage
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434
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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407
Has an IPS screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
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242
Has a BSI sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
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214
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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208
Explicitly more microphone(s)
Comment
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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201
Newer Bluetooth version
Comment
4
vs
3
Newer Bluetooth version
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192
Has a video light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
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185
Considerably smaller semiconductor size
Comment
32 nm
vs
45 nm
13 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
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175
Considerably faster uploads
Comment
50 MBits/s
vs
3.1 MBits/s
16.13x faster uploads
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172
Has a CMOS sensor
Comment
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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152
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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151
Has a serial shot mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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132
Has a built-in HDR mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
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124
Explicitly narrower
Comment
59.2 mm
vs
67.3 mm
8.10 mm narrower
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123
Has AF tracking
Comment
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.
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75
Has touch autofocus
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
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70
Has manual white balance
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
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68
Modestly shorter
Comment
124.4 mm
vs
127 mm
2.60 mm shorter
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51
Has AirPlay
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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.
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Apple A6
Yes
vs
No
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109
Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
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91
Has dynamic frequency scaling
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
Apple Swift
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Apple Swift
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70
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
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66
Has out-of-order execution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.
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66
Has TrustZone
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A technology integrated into the processor to secure the device for use with features such as mobile payments and streaming video using digital rights management (DRM).
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66
Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
iOS 7.0
Yes
vs
No
Top 7 Reasons for iOS 7.0
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252
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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112
Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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109
Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
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76
Has turn by turn directions
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
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75
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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44
You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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23
Supports slow motion video recording
Comment
Yes
vs
No

Apple iPhone 5C is better than Motorola Droid 4 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 14 Reasons for the

Motorola Droid 4

Compared to Apple iPhone 5C

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2728
More battery power
Comment
1750 mAh
vs
1510 mAh
15.89% more battery power
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1047
Has an external memory slot
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
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1027
Much more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.3 MP
vs
1.2 MP
8.33% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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832
Has branded damage resistant glass
Comment
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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733
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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563
Can be charged via standard USB cable
Comment
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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465
Is DLNA certified
Comment
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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104
Has a HDMI output
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
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86
Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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39
Has a QWERTY keyboard
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.
Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10)
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10)
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339
Supports widgets
Comment
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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220
Is free and open source
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
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199
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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192
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No

Motorola Droid 4 is better than Apple iPhone 5C because...

Yes
vs
No

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