HTC Inspire 4G Apple iPhone 4

HTC Inspire 4G vs Apple iPhone 4

HTC Inspire 4G

Reasons to consider the Inspire 4G

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Screen type Bright, vivid screen Super LCD vs LCD Brighter and more vivid colour reproduction
Multitasking Runs multiple apps at once Yes vs No Switch between running apps, surf the web while talking on skype for example
FM Radio Built-in FM radio Yes vs No Listen to your music and news from your favorite radio stations wherever you are
Camera resolution Higher resolution camera 8 MP vs 5 MP Take photos with 60% more detail for larger prints
Screen size Larger screen 4.3"" vs 3.5"" Around 50% larger screen
Processor Faster processor Qualcomm Snapdragon, 1000 MHz vs Apple A4 A4, 800 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (around 30% faster)
Standby time Slightly more standby time 15.5 days vs 12.5 days More than 20% more standby time, less frequent charging
Apple iPhone 4

Reasons to consider the iPhone 4

3.5G, Apple iOS 4.3.1
Internal storage Significantly more internal storage 32 GB vs 3.906 GB More than 8x more internal storage, which means more music, photos and movies
Screen PPI Significantly higher PPI screen 329 PPI vs 216 PPI More than 50% crisper display of text, images and video
App store More apps available iPhone App Store vs Android App Market The iPhone App Store has over 500,000 apps vs 400,000 (around 30% more)
Size Smaller 59×114×9 mm vs 68×123×12 mm Around 40% smaller
Thickness Thinner 9 mm vs 12 mm More than 20% thinner
Weight Lighter 137 g vs 164 g Around 20% lighter
Talk time More talk time 14 hours vs 6 hours Around 2.5x more talk time per battery charge
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen 960x640 vs 800x480 60% higher resolution screen


Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
GPS Have assisted GPS
Assisted GPS
Multi-touch Both support multi-touch
Intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
Touchscreen type Touch sensitive screens
Easy to use with your fingers
Wifi Both have fairly fast wifi support
802.11n (150 mbps)
Thickness Thin
Inspire 4G12 mm
iPhone 49 mm
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
Numeric keypad Neither has a numeric keypad
Its often harder to dial numbers with a touch screen or keyboard

Compared to recent smartphones

Pros Cons

We're not aware of any interesting pros shared by these two products.

Keyboard Neither has a physical keyboard
No keyboard
Movie format HD (720p) video
Inspire 4G720p
iPhone 4720p @ 30fps


HTC Inspire 4G Apple iPhone 4 HTC Inspire 4G Apple iPhone 4 HTC Inspire 4G Apple iPhone 4


Which phone do you like, and why?

Showing 1 comments

Avatar for Elliot Thomas Elliot Thomas (3:08 PM, May 17, 2011)
I have the HTC Aria, however I want to upgrade to the HTC Inspire.  My
brother has the Apple iPod 4, which seems to be on somewhat equal grounds with the HTC
Inspire.  I would still go with the HTC Inspire, just because I like Androids better :)!