Apple iPhone 5C vs Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx HD

Top 37 Reasons for the

Apple iPhone 5C

Compared to Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx HD

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A shade higher pixel density
Comment
326 ppi
vs
312 ppi
4.49% higher pixel density
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814
Every pixel has three subpixels.
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
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687
Lighter
Comment
132 g
vs
157 g
25 g lighter
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592
A tad thinner
Comment
8.97 mm
vs
9.3 mm
0.33 mm thinner
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567
Direct updates by OS vendor
Comment
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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555
Notably faster downloads
Comment
100 MBits/s
vs
14.4 MBits/s
6.94x faster downloads
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450
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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422
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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249
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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224
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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214
Noticeably more microphone(s)
Comment
3
vs
1
2 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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201
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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187
Distinctly 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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179
Clearly faster uploads
Comment
50 MBits/s
vs
5.67 MBits/s
8.82x faster uploads
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178
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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159
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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155
Has a serial shot mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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147
Considerably narrower
Comment
59.2 mm
vs
67.9 mm
8.70 mm narrower
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136
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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129
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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91
Shorter
Comment
124.4 mm
vs
131.9 mm
7.50 mm shorter
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73
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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54
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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43
Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Comment
Yes
vs
No
802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
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Front camera has BSI sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A backside illuminated camera sensor is better at capturing images in low light. It is useful to have it on your front camera if you have video chats etc. in places without much light.
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7
Less body volume
Comment
66.1 cm³
vs
82.19 cm³
24.34% less body volume
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Apple A6
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Apple A6
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117
Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
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95
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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75
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
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72
Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
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71
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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71
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).
iOS 7.0
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for iOS 7.0
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258
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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114
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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81
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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25
Supports slow motion video recording
Comment
Yes
vs
No

Apple iPhone 5C is better than Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx HD because...

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Top 21 Reasons for the

Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx HD

Compared to Apple iPhone 5C

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Distinctly more battery power
Comment
3300 mAh
vs
1510 mAh
2.19x more battery power
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2251
Faster CPU clock speed
Comment
2 x 1.5 GHz
vs
2 x 1.3 GHz
15.38% faster CPU clock speed
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1516
Bigger screen size
Comment
4.7 "
vs
4 "
17.50% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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1324
Vastly higher resolution
Comment
1280x720 px
vs
1136x640 px
26.76% higher resolution
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1078
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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1067
Amply more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.3 MP
vs
1.2 MP
8.33% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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861
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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579
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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557
Has USB mass storage support
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
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478
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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389
Has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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254
Weather sealed
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
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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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87
Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 7 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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362
The browser has word wrap
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
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342
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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230
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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226
Has offline voice recognition
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
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215
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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206
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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