Can’t decide between Galaxy S4 and HTC One?
Well, let’s look at both phones from just looking at the specs and see which one is better.
For size, Galaxy S4 comes at 136.6 x 69.8 x x 7.9mm vs. HTC One’s 137.4 x 68.2 x 9.3mm. Both phones are similar size but Galaxy S4 is much thinner. – Winner Galaxy S4
For weight, Galaxy S4 weights 130 grams while HTC One weighs 143 grams, Galaxy S4 is also much lighter. – Winner Galaxy S4
For CPU, both Galaxy S4(U.S. version) and HTC One use Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor, Galaxy S4 clocked at 1.9Ghz and HTC One at 1.7Ghz. Performance should be nearly identical on both. – Winner Both.
For Memory, Galaxy S4 comes with 2GB or DDR3 memory while HTC One with 2GB of DDR2 memory. – Winner Galaxy S4
For screen, Galaxy S4 uses Super AMOLED full 1080P screen at 5-inches with Gorilla Glass 3 while HTC One uses Super LCD3 full 1080P screen at 4.7-inches with Gorilla Glass 2. Screen quality should be pretty crisp and clear for both phones while Gorilla Glass 3 on the Galaxy S4 should protect the phone much better (3 times stronger than Gorilla Glass 2). – Winner Galaxy S4
For Camera, Galaxy S4 comes with 13.2 megapixel camera and 2.1 megapixel back camera while HTC One comes with 4 megapixel camera and 2.1 megapixel back camera. Megapixels aren’t everything they say but 13.2 megapixel seems a whole lot better than 4 megapixels, which in this case may matter. – Winner Galaxy S4
For Battery, Galaxy S4 ships with 2600mAh battery with removable back while HTC One comes with 2300mAh permanent battery. Since both have same size 1080P screens, Galaxy S4 is surely to have much longer battery plus have the ability to go many days with extra batteries. – Winner Galaxy S4
For Speakers, HTC One comes with dual stereo speakers while Galaxy S4 comes with mono speakers. Winner HTC One
For storage, Galaxy S4 has options of 16, 32, or 64GB internal storage with external microSD slot to extend additional 64GB while HTC One comes in 32 or 64GB flavors with no external storage. Winner Galaxy S4
For software, Galaxy S4 comes with latest Android 4.2.2 while HTC One ships with last year’s Android 4.1.2. Winner Galaxy S4
Final Result: Galaxy S4 vs. HTC One
(Galaxy S4)9 wins vs. 2 wins(HTC One)
Of course, just by looking at specs doesn’t mean Galaxy S4 is better but surely there’s a clear advantage Galaxy S4 has over the HTC One in hardware alone. And no, this specs fight isn’t about design, just about “specs”.
What are your thoughts?