HP Pre 3 vs. HTC Desire S – Review

by Jerry D on March 13, 2011

This fight compares the new and improved HP Pre 3 against the equally new, and equally improved HTC Desire S. Who wins? Here at Big Phone Fight, we let the stats decide…

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Stat-fight: HP Pre 3 vs. HTC Desire S

HP Pre 3 VS HTC Desire S
Display 3.58-inch LCD 3.7-inch S-LCD
Resolution 480 x 800 pixels 480 x 800 pixels
Processor 1.4GHz Qualcomm MSM8655, consisting of a 1.4GHz Scorpion processor and Adreno 205 GPU 1GHz Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon
Software HP WebOS 2.2 Android 2.3 with HTC Sense
Storage Up to 16GB Up to 32GB
Rear camera 5.0 Megapixels with autofocus, an LED flash, geo-tagging and HD video recording at 720p 5.0 Megapixels with autofocus, an LED flash, geotagging and 720p HD video recording
Front camera Yes Yes
4G No No
3G 3G/HSDPA (7.2Mbps) 3G/HSDPA (14.4Mbps)
Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP and EDR 2.1 with A2DP
Size 64.0 x 111.0 x 16.0mm 59.8 x 115.0 x 11.6mm
Weight 156g 130g
Talktime TBA 7.0 hours
Standby TBA 455 hours

 

Analysis: HP Pre 3 vs. HTC Desire S

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  1. Best Connectivity:
  2. Draw (1-1)

  3. Best Size/Weight: Desire S (1-2)
  4. Best Camera/Video: Draw (2-3)
  5. Best Display: Desire S (2-4)
  6. Best Processor: Pre 3 (3-4)
  7. Best Software: Desire S (3-5)
  8. Best Storage: Desire S (3-6)
  9. Best Battery life: Draw (4-7)
  10. Best Extras: Draw (5-8)

BPF Verdict: The HTC Desire S wins!

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