HTC One X and HTC One S are the latest high-end top smartphones from HTC. HTC One X and HTC One S were announced early this year at Mobile World Congress 2012 and are now in stores. We point out the main differences in specifications between the two high-end Android smartphones for you at a glance.
|HTC One X||HTC One S||Difference|
|4.7-inch IPS Super LCD2 display (720 x 1280 pixels)||4.3-inch Super AMOLED display (540 x 960 pixels)||HTC One X has bigger (HD) display|
|Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sanwich + HTC Sense 4.0||Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sanwich + HTC Sense 4.0||No|
|8-megapixel sensor + LED flash, full HD 1080p video, 1.3-megapixel webcam (720p for video chat)||8-megapixel sensor + LED flash, full HD 1080p video, VGA webcam||HTC One X has better webcam|
|3G/HSDPA, WiFi and WiFi hotspot functionality, Bluetooth 4.0, DLNA, MHL, Dropbox, microSIM (NFC)||3G/HSDPA, WiFi and WiFi hotspot functionality, Bluetooth 4.0, DLNA, MHL, Dropbox, microSIM (NFC)||No|
|1.5GHz Quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor||1.5GHz Dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor||HTC One X has more powerful processor|
|32GB (not expandable)||16GB (not expandable)||HTC One X has twice as HTC One S|
HTC One X is a relatively large device with a large 4.7-inch HD display (720 x 1280 pixels) which is made use ??of the IPS panel technology. HTC One S has a smaller 4.3-inch QHD display (540 x 960 pixels) with SuperAMOLED screen technology. Also, for both displays the scratch-resistant Gorilla Glass 2 used. Virtually both screens in all circumstances can be clearly read.
Both HTC One X and HTC One S has features of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and new HTC Sense 4.0 interface. Thanks to Google’s Android operating system you can have pre-installed apps like Google Talk, Google Maps, Gmail and Google+. In Android 4.0 will find the People app allowing you instant access to all information (address, phone number and updates from social networks like Google and Twitter +) of a contact. Furthermore, including apps for Facebook and Twitter pre-installed. The devices offer the same features so here.
HTC One X and HTC One S both have an 8-megapixel camera with LED flash and a 1080p Full HD video recorder at the rear. These cameras offer advanced features such as continuous shooting mode (allows successive images), video stabilization, automatic flash, based on the distance to the subject, the ability to produce high quality slow motion video recording and playback and Video Pic ( a feature that you can take pictures while recording HD videos). However, HTC One X has 1.3 megapixel front camera better than the HTC One S which is provided with a VGA front camera. With the front of the camera HTC One X can also video chat in 720p quality.
Regarding connectivity of the HTC One X and HTC One S are well-matched. Both devices support 3G/HSDPA, WiFi and WiFi hotspot functionality, Bluetooth 4.0, DLNA and a mobile high-definition video link (MHL) for USB or HDMI connection (for an HDMI connection, a cable is required). The new HTC Sense 4.0 interface is also a Dropbox functionality integrated, so that files easily online store and share.
Besides the display the main difference between HTC One X and HTC One S is the CPU. HTC One S has a very robust 1.5 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor on board which have sufficient strength performance for the average user. Really demanding multimedia users can be better for going HTC One X which is equipped with the latest 1.5 GHz quad-core 3-NVIDIA Tegra mobile processor for the fastest performance possible at the moment.
HTC One X provides double storage (32GB memory) of HTC One S which offers 16GB of storage. Both smart-phones are not equipped with a microSD card slot so the memory expandable with a microSD memory card is not there. Fortunately, you’ll get 2 years free online Dropbox memory of 25GB.