Apple iPhone 5 vs. Motorola Droid Razr HD Maxx

Apple’s iPhone series had been quite popular in the past. With iPhone 5 Apple had regained its top spot in the market. On the other hand Motorola Droid Razr HD Maxx had been termed as the most successful in the Android family. Droid has the one of the biggest battery built in its system. One can even say that it is the best battery in a smart phone. There is a tough competition in the market between Apple iPhone5 and Motorola Droid Razr HD Maxx. It depends on certain factor.


Apple iPhone 5 had been based on the rounded corner theme. The design is minimalistic and is not too oriented but there was definitely ground for improvement. It has aluminum back and is available in two different tone colors. This could be justified as homage to the predecessors. iPhone 5 is the slimmest model in the series. The measurement is only 7.6mm. It weights much less and is only 112 gm.

In case of Motorola Droid the overall structure is quite appreciated. The Kevlar backing makes the phone quite unique. The battery and the screen are both monstrous in size. The thickness of the phone is 9.33 mm and weights about 157 gram. The edge to edge screen could be considered quite handsome. The only dissatisfying thing about the look is the Verizon logo located in the front.


iPhone 5 has a huge 4 inch screen. The resolution is 1136*640. Razor HD Maxx is a step ahead with a gargantuan screen measuring to 4.7 inch. The display is huge and it is super AMOLED HD. The pixel is slightly dense and is 312 ppi. However the difference on pixel density is unnoticeable.


iPhone uses the A6 Soc with a double speed CPU along with graphics. The rear camera is 8 mega pixels. The aperture is f/2.4. An interesting feature is the backside illumination sensor. The front facing camera is 720p HD.

The dual core processor in case of Razor HD Maxx is Snapdragon S4 and it is 1.5 GHz. The RAM is 1 GB. The onboard storage is about 32 GB. There is also a specific slot for micro SD card. It has the same rare 8 MP camera as iPhone 5. The front facing camera is 1.3 mega pixels. It has NFC and Bluetooth 4.0. It has a GPS along with WiFi a/b/g/n. the battery is 3,300 mAh.


The operating system of Apple iPhone 5 has turn by turn navigation, Siri, Face time over cellular network along with improved cellular navigation.  Passbook is an important feature of apple which helps in storing airlines and movie tickets, vouchers, boarding pass and coupons.

Razor HD Maxx enhances the experience of using Android operating system. This is known as Ice Cream Sandwich version 4.0.

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