HTC First vs LG Nexus 4

Top Nine Reasons for the

HTC First

Compared to LG Nexus 4

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1828
A bit higher pixel density
Comment
341 ppi
vs
318 ppi
7.23% higher pixel density
anonymous
1045
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.
anonymous
1022
Appreciably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.6 MP
vs
1.3 MP
23.08% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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561
Slightly thinner
Comment
8.96 mm
vs
9.1 mm
0.14 mm thinner
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123
A lot narrower
Comment
64.93 mm
vs
68.7 mm
3.77 mm narrower
anonymous
66
Shorter
Comment
125.6 mm
vs
133.9 mm
8.30 mm shorter
Alex Barone
10
4G LTE
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Faster network
Alex Barone
7
It has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
-14
Distinctly less body volume
Comment
73.07 cm³
vs
110 cm³
1.51x less body volume

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

Yes
vs
No

Top 29 Reasons for the

LG Nexus 4

Compared to HTC First

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2720
A tad more battery power
Comment
2100 mAh
vs
2000 mAh
5% more battery power
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2169
Sizably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.5 GHz
vs
2 x 1.4 GHz
2.14x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1448
A shade bigger screen size
Comment
4.7 "
vs
4.3 "
9.30% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1392
Lots more RAM memory
Comment
2 GB
vs
1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
1317
Significantly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
1280
Reasonably higher resolution
Comment
1280x768 px
vs
1280x720 px
6.67% higher resolution
anonymous
830
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.
anonymous
562
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.
anonymous
558
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.
anonymous
500
Substantially more internal storage
Comment
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage
anonymous
488
Wireless charging
Comment
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
463
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.
anonymous
406
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.
anonymous
228
Shoots 360° panorama
Comment
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.
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214
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
192
Has a video light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
anonymous
191
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
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.
anonymous
151
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
anonymous
132
Has a built-in HDR mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
anonymous
114
A tad lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
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.
anonymous
106
Vastly lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
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.
anonymous
75
Has touch autofocus
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
anonymous
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.
Anna Maria Priolo
48
Is a SlimPort device
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With SlimPort you can view HD content on a TV or monitor, by connecting it to the devices micro USB port.
Riadh Ferah
4
It was made by Google!
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Gives it an edge on gapps
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
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549
Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
263
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
252
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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

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vs
No

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