August 27, 2014

Comparing the HTC One to the HTC One X+

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After much hype and considerable fanfare, the HTC One is now an officially recognized smartphone. HTC today announced the Android handset for release in the coming weeks. With a name that so closely resembles other HTC devices of the last year or so, the question begging to be answered is, “what’s the difference between the HTC One and the HTC One X+?”

In more ways than one, the HTC One bests the Android smartphone of 2012. We’re talking more processing power and RAM, but also a better camera and display. We’ve put together a quick head-to-head to help answer some of the lingering questions as it pertains to the HTC One versus the previous flagship.

HTC One X+ HTC One
Android Android 4.1 Android 4.1.2
HTC Sense Sense 4+ HTC Sense 5
CPU NVIDIA Tegra 3 1.7 GHz quad-core Qualcomm quad-core 1.6 GHz Snapdragon 600
Memory 1GB RAM 2GB RAM
Storage up to 64GB internal up to 64GB internal
Display 4.7 inch super LCD 2 (720p)  4.7 inch, Full HD 1080p
Camera 8-megapixel camera with auto focus, F2.0 aperture and 28mm lens, LED
flash, and BSI sensor
4-UltraPixel Camera with Zoe BSI sensor, Pixel size 2.0 µm, Sensor size 1/3′ Dedicated HTC ImageChip 2 F2.0 aperture and 28 mm lens
Battery 2100 mAh 2300 mAh
Connectivity 3.5 mm stereo audio jack, NFC, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, DLNA, micro USB 2.0,
MHL, DLNA
3.5 mm stereo audio jack, NFC, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, DLNA, micro USB 2.0,
MHL, DLNA
Size 134.36 x 69.9 x 8.9mm  137.4 x 68.2 x 9.3mm
Weight 135 grams  143 grams
Price 64GB ($199.99 w/2-yr contract)) TBD