Windows Phone 8S VS Pre 3

The HTC Windows Phone 8S has better specifications than the HP Pre 3

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HTC Windows Phone 8S VS HP Pre 3

 
Windows Phone 8S Pre 3
 
The HTC Windows Phone 8S and the HP Pre 3 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 Windows Phone 8S is thinner at 10.3mm
0
The Pre 3 is thicker at 16mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Windows Phone 8S has a smaller cubic volume of 1221757.03125
0
The Pre 3 has a greater cubic volume of 1776000
Less Weight
2
The Windows Phone 8S lighter at 113 grams
0
The Pre 3 heavier at 156 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Windows Phone 8S features a bigger 4" display
0
The Pre 3 features a smaller 3.58" display
Pixel Density
0
The Windows Phone 8S has lower pixel density at 233 ppi
2
The Pre 3 has a higher pixel density at 261 ppi
Newer
1
The Windows Phone 8S is newer and was released on 09/2012
0
The Pre 3 is older and was released on 02/2011
Standby Time
0
The Windows Phone 8S can last less around hours
1
The Pre 3 can last more around 335 hours
Talk Time
0
The Windows Phone 8S can last less around hours
2
The Pre 3 can last more around 5.5 hours
Camera
1
The Pre 3 has a 5mp camera
1
The Pre 3 has a 5mp camera
Total Points
10 6
Total Score
63% 38%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the HTC Windows Phone 8S and the HP Pre 3 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the HTC Windows Phone 8S has better specifications than the HP Pre 3, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the HTC Windows Phone 8S. Note that the Windows Phone 8S has 4GB internal storage compared to 8, 16 GB internal storage found in the Pre 3 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 Windows Phone 8S or the HP Pre 3

Availability

Announced on
September 2012 February 2011
Available
November 2012 September 2011

Battery

Capacity
1700 mAh 1230 mAh
Standby Time
- 335 hours
Talk Time
- 6 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithum Ion

CPU

Core #
2 2
Speed
1GHz 1.2GHz
Type
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Qualcomm Snapdragon APQ8060

Camera

Main
5mp (2592x1944) 5mp (2592x1944)
Secondary
YES 640x480
Video
720p 720p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.1 A2DP + EDR 2.1 (A2DP)
EDGE
YES -
GPRS
YES -
GPS
yes, and GLONASS YES
HSCSD
HSDPA; HSUPA HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
USB
2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
480x800 pixels 480x800 pixels
Size
4 inches 3.58 inches
Type
S-LCD capacitive touchscreen -

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 and CDMA 800, 1900 Dual Mode
3G Network
HSDPA 900, 2100 HSDPA 900, 2100 and CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
Alias
- Pre3
Form Factor
Slate Slider
Price Range
$300-$500 $300-$500

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 32GB -
Internal
4GB 8, 16 GB
Ram
512MB 512MB

Operating System

Type
Windows Phone HP webOS
Version
8 2.2.3

Other Features

Misc Features
- Wireless Charging, Touch-to-Share
Physical keyboard
- YES

Size and Weight

Depth
10.3 mm (0.40 inches) 16.0 mm (0.62 inches)
Height
120.5 mm (4.70 inches) 111.0 mm (4.33 inches)
Weight
113 grams (4.0 ounces) 156 grams (5.5 ounces)
Width
63.0 mm (2.46 inches) 64.0 mm (2.50 inches)