One S HTC

  • Base
    • Base
    • 1.7GHz - Asia Version
  • clock speed
    1.5
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    4.3
    inches
  • resolution
    256
    ppi

One X HTC

  • clock speed
    1.5
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    4.7
    inches
  • resolution
    312
    ppi

Review Breakdown

HTC One S vs One X

Display

PPI, brightness, contrast ratio in sunlight and contrast ratio
8.4
8.6

Processing power

linpack and sunspider
6.1
6.1

Camera

sensor size and aperture
5.6
5.6

Battery life

3g talk time, web vrowsing and video playback
7.2
6.8

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.1
9.2

Geekaphone Score

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

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
4.3"
4.7"
Resolution
960 x 540 (256 ppi)
1280 x 720 (312 ppi)
Panel
Super AMOLED (PenTile RGBG)
Super IPS LCD2 (RGB)
Brightness
386 cd/m²
550 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
2.901
2.158
Surface
Gorilla Glass
Gorilla Glass 2
Video out
1080p (Micro USB with MHL)
1080p (Micro USB)

processor

System on a chip
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus (MSM8260A)
Nvidia Tegra 3 (AP33)
CPU
1.5 GHz, ARM Krait
1.5 GHz, ARM Cortex A9
Architecture
Dual core
Quad core
Linpack
210
160.9
Quadrant
--
--
GPU
400 MHz, Qualcomm Adreno 225
520 MHz, Nvidia ULP GeForce
Architecture
Single core
Dodeca core
GL benchmark 2.5
--
--
Epic citadel
--
--
Basemark x
--
3.21
RAM
1 GB
1 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.0, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
f/2.0, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
Resolution
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
--
Flash
LED
LED
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
None
None
Panorama
Yes
Yes
Continuous shooting
None
Yes
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.0
Secondary camera
0.3 MP
1.3 MP

video

Video resolution
1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
1920 x 1080 @ 24 fps
Video file format
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
20 Mbps
20 Mbps
Video light
Yes
Yes

battery

Type
Non-removable
Lithium-Ion Polymer (Non-removable)
Capacity
1,650 mA·h
1,800 mA·h
Talk time
582 min
600 min
Standby time
--
24,000 min
Tested
3G talk time
582 min
597 min
Web browsing
243 min
258 min
Video playback
568 min
345 min

music

Speaker
Stereo (Back)
Stereo (Back)
Frequency response
+0.13, -0.10
+0.02, -0.08
Noise level
-91 dB
-82.1 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.13, -0.04
+0.10, -0.10
Noise level
-90.7 dB
-80.6 dB
FM radio
Receive
Receive

form factor

Size
65 x 130.9 x 7.8 mm
69.9 x 134.8 x 8.9 mm
Weight
119 g
130 g
Body
Aluminum
Plastic
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask

software

Operating system
Android 4.0
Android 4.0
Upgradable to
Android 4.1.1
Android 4.2.2
Custom UI
--
HTC Sense 5
Onscreen keyboards
--
--
Sunspider
1,708 ms
1,468 ms

connectivity

Network
3.5G, HSPA (14 Mb/s)
4G, HSPA+ (84 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11b/g/n (Hotspot)
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot)
NFC
No
Yes
Bluetooth
4.0
4.0
USB On-the-Go
--
--

features

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

sensors

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