Comparing HTC Edge vs Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB

1. HTC Edge

19 Reasons why HTC Edge is better

Comparing HTC Edge vs Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB

1.Marginally more battery power
1800mAhvs 1750mAh (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
2.Distinctly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.5GHzvs 2 x 1.2GHz (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
3.A little bigger screen size
4.7"vs 4.65" (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.Explicitly more megapixels (photo)
8MPvs 5MP (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
5.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
130gvs 135g (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
7.Every pixel has three subpixels
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
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.
8.Appreciably more internal storage
32GBvs 16GB (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
9.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
134.36mmvs 136mm (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
11.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
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.
12.Noticeably newer Bluetooth version
4vs 3 (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
13.Appreciably smaller semiconductor size
40nmvs 45nm (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
14.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
15.A bit faster uploads
5.8MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
16.Has a built-in HDR mode
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
17.Has a HDMI output
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
18.Plays Adobe Flash
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
19.Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15)
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB)
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2. Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB

33 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy Nexus 16GB vs HTC Edge

1.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (HTC Edge)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
8.8mmvs 9.29mm (HTC Edge)
3.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (HTC Edge)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
68mmvs 69.9mm (HTC Edge)
5.Shoots 360° panorama
Yesvs No (HTC Edge)
It allows you to shoot a panorama 360° in every direction, by stitching together multiple shots that you take whilst turning on the spot. This creates a spherical 360° panorama, which allows you to look around in all directions instead of just horizontally.
6.Has a video light
Yesvs No (HTC Edge)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
7.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (HTC Edge)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
8.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (HTC Edge)
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.
9.Notably less body volume
81.3cm³vs 84.4cm³ (HTC Edge)
10.Has touch autofocus
Yesvs No (HTC Edge)
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
11.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (HTC Edge)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
12.Can create panoramas in-camera
Yesvs No (HTC Edge)
It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
13.Has built-in heart monitor
Its the first watch to have a built-in heart monitor instead of an extra attachment!
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17)
Yesvs No (HTC Edge)
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