Nexus 5 VS DROID Maxx

The Motorola DROID Maxx has better specifications than the Google Nexus 5

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Google Nexus 5 VS Motorola DROID Maxx

 
Nexus 5 DROID Maxx
 
The Google Nexus 5 and the Motorola DROID Maxx are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
0
The Nexus 5 is thicker at 8.6mm
2
The DROID Maxx is thinner at 8.5mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Nexus 5 has a smaller cubic volume of 1281367.75
0
The DROID Maxx has a greater cubic volume of 1300234.375
Less Weight
2
The Nexus 5 lighter at 130 grams
0
The DROID Maxx heavier at 167 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Nexus 5 features a smaller 4.95" display
2
The DROID Maxx features a bigger 5" display
Pixel Density
2
The Nexus 5 has a higher pixel density at 445 ppi
0
The DROID Maxx has lower pixel density at 294 ppi
Newer
1
The Nexus 5 is newer and was released on 10/2013
0
The DROID Maxx is older and was released on 07/2013
Standby Time
0
The Nexus 5 can last less around 300 hours
1
The DROID Maxx can last more around 600 hours
Talk Time
0
The Nexus 5 can last less around 17 hours
2
The DROID Maxx can last more around 48 hours
Camera
0
The DROID Maxx has a 8mp camera
2
The DROID Maxx has a 10mp camera
Total Points
7 9
Total Score
44% 56%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Google Nexus 5 and the Motorola DROID Maxx to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Motorola DROID Maxx has better specifications than the Google Nexus 5. Note that the Nexus 5 has 16GB , 32GB internal storage compared to 32 GB internal storage found in the DROID Maxx currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the Google Nexus 5 or the Motorola DROID Maxx

Availability

Announced on
October 2013 July 2013
Available
October 2013 August 2013

Battery

Capacity
2300 mAh 3500 mAh
Standby Time
300 hours 600 hours
Talk Time
17 hours 48 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 2
Speed
2.3GHz 1.7GHz
Type
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Motorola X8

Camera

Main
8mp (3264x2448) 10mp (4000x2500)
Secondary
1280x1024 1600x1200
Video
1080p 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
4.0 4.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
YES Class 12
GPRS
YES Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps
GPS
YES yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA; HSUPA - LTE EV-DO Rev. A, up to 3.1 Mbps, LTE, HSPA
NFC
YES YES
USB
2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
1920x1080 pixels 1280x720 pixels
Size
4.95 inches 5 inches
Type
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 and CDMA 800, 1900 Dual Mode
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 OR HSDPA 900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 and CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
4G Network
LTE LTE 700 Class 13
Alias
LG Nexus 5 DROID Maxx for Verizon
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$300-$500 $500+

Memory

Internal
16GB , 32GB 32 GB
Ram
2 GB 2 GB

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
4.4 4.2

Other Features

SIM Type
micro-SIM nano-SIM

Size and Weight

Depth
8.6 mm (0.34 inches) 8.5 mm (0.33 inches)
Height
137.8 mm (5.37 inches) 137.5 mm (5.36 inches)
Weight
130 grams (4.6 ounces) 167 grams (5.8 ounces)
Width
69.2 mm (2.70 inches) 71.2 mm (2.78 inches)