HTC First vs LG Nexus 4

Top Nine Reasons for the

HTC First

Compared to LG Nexus 4

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670
A tad higher pixel density
341 ppi
vs
318 ppi
7.23% higher pixel density
anonymous
445
Has an external memory slot
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.
anonymous
284
Distinctly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
1.6 MP
vs
1.3 MP
23.08% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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95
A tad thinner
8.96 mm
vs
9.1 mm
0.14 mm thinner
Alex Barone
2
4G LTE
Yes
vs
No
Faster network
Alex Barone
-1
It has NFC
Yes
vs
No
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-352
Lots narrower
64.93 mm
vs
68.7 mm
3.77 mm narrower
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-363
Vastly less body volume
73.07 cm³
vs
110 cm³
1.51x less body volume
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-397
Shorter
125.6 mm
vs
133.9 mm
8.30 mm shorter
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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144
Plays Adobe Flash
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.

HTC First is better than LG Nexus 4 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 39 Reasons for the

LG Nexus 4

Compared to HTC First

anonymous
1069
A shade more battery power
2100 mAh
vs
2000 mAh
5% more battery power
anonymous
833
Significantly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.5 GHz
vs
2 x 1.4 GHz
2.14x faster CPU clock speed
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629
Plenty more RAM memory
2 GB
vs
1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
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575
A lot higher resolution
1280x768 px
vs
1280x720 px
6.67% higher resolution
anonymous
515
Significantly more megapixels (photo)
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
470
A little bigger screen size
4.7 "
vs
4.3 "
9.30% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
342
Has branded damage resistant glass
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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278
Direct updates by OS vendor
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.
anonymous
222
Can be charged via standard USB cable
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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184
Is DLNA certified
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.
anonymous
150
Clearly more internal storage
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage
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148
Wireless charging
Yes
vs
No
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
anonymous
104
Has an IPS screen
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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96
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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78
Has manual exposure
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
64
Marginally lower SAR for body (USA)
1.27 W/kg
vs
1.29 W/kg
0.02 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.
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61
Has a CMOS sensor
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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56
Vastly lower SAR for head (USA)
0.55 W/kg
vs
0.65 W/kg
0.10 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.
Florence Collins
55
Has a serial shot mode
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
anonymous
55
Has a video light
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
anonymous
53
Has a built-in HDR mode
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
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52
Shoots 360° panorama
Yes
vs
No
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.
anonymous
40
Has manual ISO
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
anonymous
39
Has touch autofocus
Yes
vs
No
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
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28
Has manual white balance
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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Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 11 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
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164
Supports 4K resolution
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
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132
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Yes
vs
No
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23
Vastly Customizable
Yes
vs
No
Launchers are available for android devices that allow full customization of the home screen and pretty much anything else. The widgets also add some more customisation.
Florence Collins
16
"Find my phone" voice command
Yes
vs
No
You can ask Google Now to find your phone when you have misplaced it nearby, and the phone will ring loudly so that you can find it.
Pavide Darenti
14
Has smart caller ID
Yes
vs
No
Whenever you get a call from a phone number not in your contacts, your phone will look for matches from businesses with a local listing on Google Maps.
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
11
Has an immersive mode
Yes
vs
No
Hides everything except the app you're using.
Pavide Darenti
9
Has "OK Google" voice command feature
Yes
vs
No
When saying 'Ok Google' it will activate voice control.
Pavide Darenti
8
Has Chromecast support
Yes
vs
No
With your Android device and a Chromecast, you can enjoy your favorite online entertainment, from Netflix, YouTube, Hulu Plus, and Google Play on your HDTV.
Sadiah Latip
2
Better Performance
Yes
vs
No
Canon has got user friendly UI n better performance....
Maty Sanchez
1
PlayStation Mobile Certified
Yes
vs
No
This Xperia can play apps & games from PlayStation Mobile platform. US/EU PSN ID is required to use this feature.
Sabrina Falcone
1
Yes
Yes
vs
No
Is apple really still in business?
Florence Collins
-2
Supports Square credit card reader
Yes
vs
No
This smartphone attachment from Square means that you can receive credit card payments using your device. It can be useful for small businesses etc, so you don't miss out on sales if customers aren't carrying cash.
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-4
Has Cloud Print feature
Yes
vs
No
You can print docs easily from your phone or tablet.
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-8
Has step counter built-in
Yes
vs
No
When you use fitness apps like Moves on nexus 5, the phone acts as a pedometer to count steps. Android 4.4 and updated hardware make this a more battery-friendly way to measure your activity.
Shaun Da Rocha
-9
Cyanogenmod ready
Yes
vs
No
With Cyanogenmod, customize your phone's or tablet's interface in any way imaginable. Just go to Cyanogenmod's website, get the installer, and follow the simple steps to get your device truly open-source.
Johannes Schwaben
-17
CANVAS 2 HAS IPS SCREEN AND WIN PRO HAS CAPACITIVE SCREEN
Yes
vs
No
Steffan Wood
-18
Lenses the
Yes
vs
No
The lesne in the oppi n1 is bigger and longer which means it better at macro photograph than Samsung 1cm software

LG Nexus 4 is better than HTC First because...

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No

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