8X HTC

  • clock speed
    1.5
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    4.3
    inches
  • resolution
    341
    ppi

iPhone 4 Apple

  • clock speed
    0.8
    GHz
  • RAM
    0.5
    GB
  • size
    3.5
    inches
  • resolution
    329
    ppi

Review Breakdown

HTC 8X vs Apple iPhone 4

Display

PPI, brightness, contrast ratio in sunlight and contrast ratio
8.2
8.2

Camera

sensor size and aperture
5.5
5.5

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.2
9.0

Geekaphone Score

We don't have enough data yet to reach a conclusion

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
4.3"
3.5"
Resolution
1280 x 720 (341 ppi)
960 x 640 (329 ppi)
Panel
Super IPS LCD2 (RGB)
IPS LCD (RGB)
Brightness
501 cd/m²
483 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
1.873
2.016
Surface
Gorilla Glass 2
Gorilla Glass
Video out
1080p (Proprietary)
720p (Proprietary)

processor

System on a chip
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus (MSM8960)
Apple A4 (APL0398)
CPU
1.5 GHz, ARM Krait
0.8 GHz, ARM Cortex A8
Architecture
Dual core
Single core
Linpack
--
--
Quadrant
--
--
GPU
400 MHz, Qualcomm Adreno 225
250 MHz, PowerVR SGX535
Architecture
Single core
Dual core
GL benchmark 2.5
--
--
Epic citadel
--
--
Basemark x
--
--
RAM
1 GB
0.5 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.0, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
f/2.0, 4 mm (31.7 mm equiv.)
Resolution
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
5 MP (2592 x 1936)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
1/3.2" (4.54 mm × 3.42 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
--
Flash
LED
LED
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
None
None
Panorama
No
No
Continuous shooting
None
None
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.0
Secondary camera
2.1 MP
0.3 MP

video

Video resolution
1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
1280 x 720 @ 30 fps
Video file format
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
20 Mbps
14 Mbps
Video light
Yes
Yes

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion Polymer (Non-removable)
Lithium-Ion (Non-removable)
Capacity
1,800 mA·h
1,420 mA·h
Talk time
650 min
840 min
Standby time
17,400 min
18,000 min
Tested
3G talk time
667 min
--
Web browsing
361 min
--
Video playback
387 min
--

music

Speaker
Stereo (Back)
Mono (Bottom)
Frequency response
+0.06, -0.55
+0.01, -0.07
Noise level
-83.2 dB
-90.1 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.05, -0.54
+0.01, -0.07
Noise level
-82.6 dB
-90.4 dB
FM radio
No
No

form factor

Size
66.2 x 132.3 x 10.1 mm
58.6 x 114.3 x 9.3 mm
Weight
130 g
137 g
Body
Plastic
Slate
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera
Home, Volume

software

Operating system
Windows Phone 8
iOS 4
Upgradable to
--
iOS 7
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
Standard (predictive)
Sunspider
--
3,559 ms

connectivity

Network
4G, LTE (20 Mb/s)
3.5G, HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot)
802.11g/n/b (Hotspot)
NFC
Yes
No
Bluetooth
2.1
USB On-the-Go
--
No

features

Internal storage
16 GB
8 GB, 16 GB, 32 GB
Supported card formats
None
None
Included accessories
--
--
SIM card
Micro-SIM
Micro-SIM
Speaker volume (Voice)
66.5 dB
65.1 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
66.6 dB
60.3 dB
Special-features

sensors

Location
A-GPS, GLONASS
A-GPS
Gyroscope
No
Yes
Accelerometer
Yes
Yes
Light sensor
Yes
Yes
Proximity sensor
Yes
Yes
Compass
Yes
Yes
Thermometer
No
No
Barometer
No
No
Hygrometer
No
No