HTC One vs Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx HD

Top 47 Reasons for the

HTC One

Compared to Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx HD

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Substantially faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.7 GHz
vs
2 x 1.5 GHz
2.27x faster CPU clock speed
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Appreciably higher pixel density
Comment
469 ppi
vs
312 ppi
1.50x higher pixel density
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Explicitly higher resolution
Comment
1920x1080 px
vs
1280x720 px
2.25x higher resolution
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Sizably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2 MP
vs
1.3 MP
1.54x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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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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Has stereo speakers
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
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Has built-in optical image stabilization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect vibrations of the camera. The lens and / or sensor move in response, adjusting the optical path. This ensures that any motion is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
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Slightly lighter
Comment
143 g
vs
157 g
14 g lighter
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Substantially faster downloads
Comment
100 MBits/s
vs
14.4 MBits/s
6.94x faster downloads
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500
Distinctly more internal storage
Comment
64 GB
vs
32 GB
32 GB more internal storage
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454
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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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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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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Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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208
Significantly more microphone(s)
Comment
2
vs
1
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
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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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Vastly smaller semiconductor size
Comment
28 nm
vs
45 nm
17 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
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Appreciably faster uploads
Comment
50 MBits/s
vs
5.67 MBits/s
8.82x faster uploads
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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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Supports slow motion video recording
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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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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Notably lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
1.26 W/kg
vs
1.56 W/kg
0.30 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.
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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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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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Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
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Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T
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Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Qualcomm Krait 300
Yes
vs
No
Top 5 Reasons for Qualcomm Krait 300
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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.
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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.

HTC One is better than Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx HD because...

Yes
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No

Top Ten Reasons for the

Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx HD

Compared to HTC One

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Clearly more battery power
Comment
3300 mAh
vs
2300 mAh
43.48% more battery power
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Clearly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
8 MP
vs
4 MP
2x more megapixels (photo)
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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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242
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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A little bit narrower
Comment
67.9 mm
vs
68.2 mm
0.30 mm narrower
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Clearly lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
0.46 W/kg
vs
0.69 W/kg
0.23 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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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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Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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66
Somewhat shorter
Comment
131.9 mm
vs
137.4 mm
5.50 mm shorter
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A tad less body volume
Comment
82.19 cm³
vs
87.15 cm³
6.03% less body volume

Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx HD is better than HTC One because...

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