DROID X VS Desire S

The HTC Desire S has better specifications than the Motorola DROID X

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Motorola DROID X VS HTC Desire S

 
DROID X Desire S
 
The Motorola DROID X and the HTC Desire S 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 DROID X is thinner at 9.9mm
0
The Desire S is thicker at 11.6mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The DROID X has a greater cubic volume of 1291833.984375
2
The Desire S has a smaller cubic volume of 1246456.25
Less Weight
0
The DROID X heavier at 155 grams
2
The Desire S lighter at 130 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The DROID X features a bigger 4.3" display
0
The Desire S features a smaller 3.7" display
Pixel Density
0
The DROID X has lower pixel density at 228 ppi
2
The Desire S has a higher pixel density at 252 ppi
Newer
0
The DROID X is older and was released on 05/2010
1
The Desire S is newer and was released on 02/2011
Standby Time
0
The DROID X can last less around 220 hours
1
The Desire S can last more around 455 hours
Talk Time
0
The DROID X can last less around 8 hours
2
The Desire S can last more around 10 hours
Camera
2
The Desire S has a 8mp camera
0
The Desire S has a 5mp camera
Total Points
6 10
Total Score
38% 63%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Motorola DROID X and the HTC Desire S to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the HTC Desire S has better specifications than the Motorola DROID X, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the HTC Desire S. Note that the DROID X has 6.5 GB storage, 512 MB RAM internal storage compared to 1.1 GB internal storage found in the Desire S 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 Motorola DROID X or the HTC Desire S

Availability

Announced on
May 2010 February 2011
Available
July 2010 May 2011

Battery

Capacity
1540 mAh 1450 mAh
Standby Time
220 hours 455 hours
Talk Time
8 hours 10 hours
Type
Lithium Polymer Lithum Ion

CPU

Speed
1GHz 1GHz
Type
TI OMAP 3630-1000 Qualcomm MSM8255

Camera

Main
8mp (3264x2448) 5mp (2592x1944)
Secondary
- 640x480
Video
720p 720p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.1 (A2DP) 2.1 + EDR
EDGE
- Class 12
GPRS
- Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps
GPS
YES YES
HSCSD
Revision A, up to 3.1 Mbps HSDPA, 14.4 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
USB
microUSB v2.0 microUSB v2.0
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
480x854 pixels 480x800 pixels
Size
4.3 inches 3.7 inches
Type
TFT capacitive touchscreen S-LCD capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
CDMA 800, 1900 GSM / EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO HSDPA 900, 2100
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$300-$500 $300-$500

Memory

Call record
Unlimited Unlimited
Card Slot
- microSD, up to 32GB
Internal
6.5 GB storage, 512 MB RAM 1.1 GB
Phonebook
Unlimited entries Unlimited entries
Ram
512MB 768 MB

Operating System

Type
Android Android
Version
2.3 2.3

Size and Weight

Depth
9.9 mm (0.39 inches) 11.6 mm (0.45 inches)
Height
127.5 mm (4.97 inches) 115.0 mm (4.49 inches)
Weight
155 grams (5.4 ounces) 130 grams (4.6 ounces)
Width
65.5 mm (2.55 inches) 59.8 mm (2.33 inches)