HTC Desire HD vs. HTC Incredible S – Review

by Jerry D on April 1, 2011

This big phone fight puts the new HTC Incredible S into the ring with its bigger brother, the HTC Desire HD. We’re hoping for a battle that’s more Spartacus: Gods of the Arena than high school slap-fest…

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Stat-fight: HTC Desire HD vs. HTC Incredible S

Highlights: the HTC Desire HD features a 4.3-inch S-LCD with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels, and 9.0 hours of talktime. The rival HTC Incredible S, meanwhile, boasts a slightly smaller 4.0-inch (480 x 800 pixel) S-LCD and an 8.0 MP camera for HD video capture and photo-snapping…

HTC Desire HD VS HTC Incredible S
Display 4.3-inch S-LCD 4.0-inch S-LCD
Resolution 480 x 800 pixels 480 x 800 pixels
Keyboard No No
Processor 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon QSD8255 1GHz Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon
Software Android 2.2 (Froyo) with HTC Sense Android 2.2 with HTC Sense
Storage Up to 33GB Up to 32GB
Rear camera 8.0 Megapixels with Autofocus, dual LED flash, face detection capability, geotagging and 720p HD video recording 8.0 Megapixels with autofocus and touch-to-focus, a dual LED flash, geotagging, image stablization and 720p HD video recording
Front camera No 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 EDR/A2DP 2.1 with A2DP
Size 68.0 x 123.0 x 11.8mm 64.0 x 120.0 x 11.7mm
Weight 164g 135g
Talktime 9.0 hours 6.0 hours
Standby 420 hours 370 hours

Analysis: HTC Desire HD vs. HTC Incredible S

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Best Connectivity: Draw (1-1)
Best Size/Weight: Incredible S (1-2)
Best Camera/Video: Incredible S (1-3)
Best Display: Desire HD (2-3)
Best Processor: Draw (3-4)
Best Software: Draw (4-5)
Best Storage: Desire HD (5-5)
Best Battery life: Desire HD (6-5)
Best Extras: Desire HD (7-5)

BPF Verdict: The HTC Desire HD wins!

See if these two phones make our Top 20 Best Smartphones list…

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