Specs Comparison: Apple iPhone 5 vs Motorola Droid Razr HD

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Motorola DROID Razr HD was announced recently and it seems it will give tough time to some of the upcoming smartphone’s, all is because of the intentions of the Smartphone users of different forums, on the other end iPhone 5 a recently launched device from Apple, May be a comparison distinguish both the device and make you able to develop your true perception. Let’s look at comparison Motorola DROID Razr HD Vs New iPhone 5.

Apple iPhone 5 vs Motorola Droid Razr HD

Ergonomics & Design:

The Droid Razr HD measures in at 131.9 x 67.9 x 8.4mm and 146g. The iPhone 5 is 58.6 x 123.8 x 7.6mm and 112g, according to Apple. The Droid Razr HD has a 4.7-inch display and while every single iPhone in the past has had a comparatively tiny 3.5-inch one, the iPhone 5 has a 4-inch display.

Apple has increased the screen size and also the resolution to 640 x 1136, retaining the Retina quality pixel density of 326ppi. Razr HD has a slightly lower but respectable pixel density of 312ppi from its 720 x 1280 resolution.

OS:

The Droid Razr HD is equipped with S4 dual-core processor, which is clocked at 1.5GHz; it also comes with 1GB RAM.

Droid Razr HD runs a light skin on top of Android OS. It’s one that doesn’t distract users from enjoying a wholesome Android experience, but rather enhances it. There’s a slight disappointment in learning that it will only ship with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich outright, but an upgrade to the buttery Android 4.1 is promised soon.

As expected the iPhone 5 has an A6 processor clocked at 1 GHz, including graphics performance. Apple hasn’t revealed any technical specifications for the A6. It is believed that the A6 is dual-core.

Memory:

As we all know at this point, the iPhone 5 will come in the same three sizes – 16GB, 32GB and 64GB — and don’t count on them ever adding expandable storage. The Droid Razr HD has 12GB of internal memory and expandable with MicroSD officially supporting up to 32GB.

Camera:

As far as the numbers go, we’re looking at 8MP shooters and 1.3MP front-facing camera for both devices with the ability to record video in full HD 1080p quality.

Connectivity:

Both models come standard with a full range of connection options, from Bluetooth 4 to 802/11 b/g/n Wifi in both 2.4 and 5 GHz bands.

Battery Life:

The iPhone 5 battery is generally the same as the 4S so it should see you through 8 hours talk time on 3G or LTE, and 10 hours of Wi-Fi which an extra hour more than the 4S. The RAZR HD is fuelled by a Li-Po battery rated at 2530mAh provides around 16 hours of talk time.

Price:

The Apple iPhone 5 prices on contract are $199 for 16 GB, $299 for 32 GB and $399 for 64 GB. We’re still waiting on pricing for Droid Razr HD — but we’re promised that it will arrive “before the holidays”.

Verdict:

If you are here because you were seriously considering switching from Android to Apple, chances are good you’ve already made your mind up. Having said that, the iPhone 5 is not the monumental step forward that tech-savvy folks might expect.  General users, however, will like the idea of a bigger display and faster data connection, even if it’s something Android users have enjoyed since 2010.

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