Explorer VS Torch 9850

The HTC Explorer has better specifications than the BlackBerry Torch 9850

Facebook
Twitter
Google+

HTC Explorer VS BlackBerry Torch 9850

 
Explorer Torch 9850
 
The HTC Explorer and the BlackBerry Torch 9850 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 Explorer is thicker at 12.9mm
2
The Torch 9850 is thinner at 11.5mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Explorer has a smaller cubic volume of 1185219.75
0
The Torch 9850 has a greater cubic volume of 1336875
Less Weight
2
The Explorer lighter at 108 grams
0
The Torch 9850 heavier at 135 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Explorer features a smaller 3.2" display
2
The Torch 9850 features a bigger 3.7" display
Pixel Density
0
The Explorer has lower pixel density at 180 ppi
2
The Torch 9850 has a higher pixel density at 252 ppi
Newer
1
The Explorer is newer and was released on 10/2011
0
The Torch 9850 is older and was released on 08/2011
Standby Time
1
The Explorer can last more around 550 hours
0
The Torch 9850 can last less around 320 hours
Talk Time
2
The Explorer can last more around 7 hours
0
The Torch 9850 can last less around 6.5 hours
Camera
1
The Torch 9850 has a 5mp camera
1
The Torch 9850 has a 5mp camera
Total Points
9 7
Total Score
56% 44%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the HTC Explorer and the BlackBerry Torch 9850 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the HTC Explorer has better specifications than the BlackBerry Torch 9850. Note that the Explorer has 512 MB internal storage compared to 4 GB internal storage found in the Torch 9850 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 HTC Explorer or the BlackBerry Torch 9850

Availability

Announced on
October 2011 August 2011
Available
November 2011 September 2011

Battery

Capacity
1230 mAh 1230mAh
Standby Time
550 hours 320 hours
Talk Time
7 hours 7 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Speed
600MHz 1.2GHz
Type
Qualcomm MSM7227 -

Camera

Main
5mp (2592x1944) 5mp (2592x1944)
Video
YES 720p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
3.0 + HS 2.1 (A2DP)
EDGE
Class 12 YES
GPRS
Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps YES
GPS
YES YES
HSCSD
HSDPA 7.2 Mbps HSDPA, 14.4 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
NFC
- YES
USB
2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

Display

Colors
262.1 thousand 16.8 million
Resolution
320x480 pixels 480x800 pixels
Size
3.2 inches 3.7 inches
Type
TFT capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM / EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 OR CDMA 800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 900, 2100 HSDPA 2100
Alias
Pico -
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$150-$300 $300-$500

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32GB
Internal
512 MB 4 GB
Ram
384MB 768 MB

Operating System

Type
Android BlackBerry OS
Version
2.3 7

Other Features

Misc Features
Sense UI 3.5 -

Size and Weight

Depth
12.9 mm (0.50 inches) 11.5 mm (0.45 inches)
Height
102.8 mm (4.01 inches) 120.0 mm (4.68 inches)
Weight
108 grams (3.8 ounces) 135 grams (4.7 ounces)
Width
57.2 mm (2.23 inches) 62.0 mm (2.42 inches)