Sensation VS N8

The Nokia N8 has better specifications than the HTC Sensation

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HTC Sensation VS Nokia N8

 
Sensation N8
 
The HTC Sensation and the Nokia N8 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
2
The Sensation is thinner at 11.3mm
0
The N8 is thicker at 12.9mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Sensation has a greater cubic volume of 1456100.34375
2
The N8 has a smaller cubic volume of 1349763.28125
Less Weight
0
The Sensation heavier at 148 grams
2
The N8 lighter at 135 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Sensation features a bigger 4.3" display
0
The N8 features a smaller 3.5" display
Pixel Density
2
The Sensation has a higher pixel density at 256 ppi
0
The N8 has lower pixel density at 210 ppi
Newer
1
The Sensation is newer and was released on 04/2011
0
The N8 is older and was released on 04/2010
Standby Time
0
The Sensation can last less around 350 hours
1
The N8 can last more around 400 hours
Talk Time
0
The Sensation can last less around 6.5 hours
2
The N8 can last more around 12.5 hours
Camera
0
The N8 has a 8mp camera
2
The N8 has a 12mp camera
Total Points
7 9
Total Score
44% 56%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the HTC Sensation and the Nokia N8 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Nokia N8 has better specifications than the HTC Sensation. Note that the Sensation has 1 GB internal storage compared to 16 GB internal storage found in the N8 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 Sensation or the Nokia N8

Availability

Announced on
April 2011 April 2010
Available
May 2011 October 2010

Battery

Capacity
1520 mAh 1200 mAh
Standby Time
350 hours 400 hours
Talk Time
7 hours 13 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithum Ion

CPU

Core #
2 -
Speed
1.2GHz 680MHz
Type
Qualcomm MSM 8260 ARM 11

Camera

Aperture
- f2.8
Main
8mp (3264x2448) 12mp (4000x3000)
Secondary
VGA YES
Video
1080p 720p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
3.0 (A2DP) 3.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
Class 32 YES
GPRS
Class 32 YES
GPS
YES YES
HSCSD
HSDPA, 14.4 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps HSDPA, 10.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 2 Mbps
USB
microUSB v2.0 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA -

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
540x960 pixels 360x640 pixels
Size
4.3 inches 3.5 inches
Type
S-LCD capacitive touchscreen AMOLED capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM / EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 /1700
Alias
Sensation 4G, Pyramid -
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$500+ $300-$500

Memory

Call record
Unlimited Unlimited
Card Slot
microSD, up to 32 GB, 8GB included microSD
Internal
1 GB 16 GB
Phonebook
Unlimited entries Unlimited entries
Ram
768 MB 256MB

Operating System

Type
Android Symbian^3
Version
2.3 -

Other Features

Misc Features
Accelerometer , Proximity sensor, Gorilla Glass display, MHL... TV-out (720p video) via HDMI with Dolby Digital Plus sound

Size and Weight

Depth
11.3 mm (0.44 inches) 12.9 mm (0.50 inches)
Height
126.1 mm (4.92 inches) 113.5 mm (4.43 inches)
Weight
148 grams (5.2 ounces) 135 grams (4.7 ounces)
Width
65.4 mm (2.55 inches) 59.0 mm (2.30 inches)