Stat-fight: Motorola DROID X2 vs. Samsung Galaxy S
The DROID X2 features a touch-sensitive LCD display, 4.3 inches across with a quoted resolution of 540 x 960 pixels. Jamming 518400 pixels into this qHD screen size gives the DROID X2 a pixel density of 256.047 pixels per inch (PPI).
At only 4.0 inches, the Galaxy S’s touch-sensitive Super AMOLED screen has slightly less room. It boasts a poorer screen resolution too – 480 by 800 pixels. With 384000 pixels onscreen, the pixel density is lower at 233.25 pixels per inch.
Motorola has built a 8.0 Megapixel lens into the DROID X2 together with features such as autofocus, touch-to-focus, dual LED flash, geo-tagging, face/smile detection and 720p HD video capture.
In comparison, the Galaxy S has a lower-spec camera – a 5.0 Megapixel model with a max resolution of 2592 x 1944 pixels, plus autofocus, geo-tagging, touch to focus functionality, face and smile detection and HD video recording.
Read the full smartphone comparison below…
|Motorola DROID X2||VS||Samsung Galaxy S|
|Display||4.3-inch LCD||4.0-inch Super AMOLED|
|Resolution||540 x 960 pixels||480 x 800 pixels|
|Processor||1GHz Dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2||1GHz ARM Cortex A8|
|Software||Android 2.2 (Froyo)||Android 2.1 (Eclair)|
|Storage||Up to 40GB||Up to 48GB|
|Rear camera||8.0 Megapixels with autofocus, touch-to-focus, dual LED flash, geo-tagging, face/smile detection and 720p HD video capture||5.0 Megapixels with autofocus, geo-tagging, touch to focus functionality, face and smile detection and HD video recording|
|3G||CDMA2000 1xEV-DO Rev A.||3G/HSDPA (7.2Mbps)|
|Bluetooth||2.1 with A2DP||3.0 with A2DP|
|Size||65.5 x 127.5 x 9.9mm||64.2 x 122.4 x 9.9mm|
|Talktime||8.0 hours||6.5 hours|
|Standby||220 hours||576 hours|
|Extras||GPS/A-GPS, DLNA content sharing, stereo FM radio (with RDS), digital compass, HDMI out (for 1080p mirroring)||Stereo FM radio with RDS, GPS/A-GPS and a digital compass|
Analysis: Motorola DROID X2 vs. Samsung Galaxy S
Best Connectivity: Draw (1-1)
Best Size/Weight: Galaxy S (1-2)
Best Camera/Video: DROID X2 (2-2)
Best Display: DROID X2 (3-2)
Best Processor: DROID X2 (4-2)
Best Software: DROID X2 (5-2)
Best Storage: Galaxy S (5-3)
Best Battery life: DROID X2 (6-3)
Best Extras: DROID X2 (7-3)
BPF Verdict: The Motorola DROID X2 wins!
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