Galaxy S4 vs HTC One – which one to pick this year?
HTC and Samsung both have launched their flagship smartphones for this year – the Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One (M7), both are really impressive and worthy to try and of course it’s a very difficult to select one of them.
HTC One vs Galaxy S4 is one of hottest fight of this year. The year 2013 will hopefully declare the Galaxy S4 a most successful smartphone as the smartphone packs really high-end specifications and features, we’re impressed on hardware level as well as apps including TouchWiz while HTC also did a great job with HTC One. The HTC One (M7) can be proved a powerful weapon for HTC to set a high sale record by the virtue of unique specs and features, yes I’m impressed with the UltraPixel camera of HTC One that lets you to capture high quality photos, it seems that HTC believes on quality instead of quantity as the HTC One features just a 4 megapixel but offers impressive result.
Here we are comparing Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One that will help you to select one of them depending on your personality.
|Galaxy S4||HTC One|
|Dimension||136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9 mm||137.4 x 68.2 x 9.3 mm|
|Weight||130 gram||143 Gram|
|Body||Corning Gorilla Glass 3||Corning Gorilla Glass 2|
|Display Type||Super AMOLED, 16M colors with 1920 x 1080 resolution at 441 ppi||Super LCD3, 16M colors with with 1080 x 1920 resolution at 469 ppi|
|Processor||1.9GHz quad-core processor and 1.6GHz octa-core processor||Snapdragon 600, quad-core, clocked at 1.7Ghz CPU|
|Graphics||PowerVR SGX 544MP3||Adreno 320 GPU|
|Internal Storage||16/32/64 GB||16/32 GB|
|Rear (main) Camera||13MP with auto focus, flash and zero shutter lag||UltraPixel – 4 MP with autofocus, LED flash|
|Front Camera||2MP with full HD recording @30fps with zero shutter lag||2.1 MP with 1080p@30fps, HDR|
|Battery||Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery – removable||Li-Po 2300 mAh battery – Non-removable|
|Wireless Charging||Yes – pad||No|
|Sensor||Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, temperature, humidity, gesture||Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth 4.0 with with A2DP, EDR, LE||Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot|
|Media Sharing||MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264/H.263 player, MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC player, Digital Media Player/Renderer/Server/Controller and Third Party Apps||MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/FLAC player, DivX/XviD/MP4/H.263/H.264/WMV player and third party apps|
|Video Resolution||Dual recording at 1080p@60fps, 1080p@30fps, dual-video recording||1080p@30fps, HDR, stereo sound rec, video stabilization|
|Android OS Version||Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean||Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean|
|Noticeable Apps||Group Play, S Translator, Smart Scroll, Smart Pause, Air Gesture, Air View, WatchON, S Travel, S Voice Drive, S Health, TV-out and Adapt Display||HTC BlinkFeed, HTC BoomSound, HTC Sense TV, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Organizer, document/photo editor, voice memo/dial/commands and predictive text input feature|
|Interface||Samsung TouchWiz||HTC Sense 5.0|
|Colors||White Frost and Black Mist||Black, Silver and Red|
The Samsung Galaxy S4 rocks with the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and so many handy apps that are suitable to different parts of your life such as S-Health, Group Share, Samsung Knox and more, these apps separates your life into different parts that is great to handle everything with no trouble. These apps can be used to connect you with anything very easily like the TV out going option and Group Play that lets you use same apps and files on many devices at a time. It’s worthy to view Galaxy S4 infographic.
On the other hand the HTC One sadly comes with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean out of box, however the smartphone has been planned to receive the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update, however the HTC One Z does also shines with a lot of interesting features that you may use to make your life a bit easy than before. It’s all about popular HTC Sense 5.0 interface, the sound quality is also one great feature to give phone a try as it features noise cancellation ability. You can connect the phone to your TV via MHL A/V link, and more.
So what does really matter in your life? If you take a bird’s eye view of Galaxy S4 vs HTC One (M7) comparison, the situation is very complex. However it’s all about personal choice, to sum up the comparison, select your favorite situation, both smartphone are different in some situations from each other, if you feel comfortable with full HD Super AMOLED display, TouchWiz and some Samsung apps, the Samsung Galaxy S4 is what you’re looking for and if you love to use a metal body, high-resolution UltraPixel camera with a lot of different features, Sense 5.0, the HTC One is what that can satisfy you according to your personality. So what’s your choice? It’s important to note that the HTC One isn’t available with Verizon Network, it’s also a great benefit for Galaxy S4 to win the fight, however most of us love to use an unlocked phone that we can use with any network we want.