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Motorola Droid Maxx Samsung Galaxy S4 I9505

Motorola Droid Maxx vs Samsung Galaxy S4

Motorola Droid Maxx

Reasons to consider the Droid Maxx

4G, Google Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Talk time Significantly more talk time 48 hours vs 17 hours Around 3x more talk time per battery charge
Standby time More standby time 25 days vs 15.4 days More than 60% more standby time, less frequent charging
Samsung Galaxy S4 I9505

Reasons to consider the Galaxy S4

4G, Android-4.2.2
Network Much faster max data speeds LTE (100 mbps) vs LTE (80 mbps) Higher theoretical max data transfer speeds over cell networks (5x faster)
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen 1920x1080 vs 1280x720 Around 2.5x higher resolution screen
Screen PPI Much higher PPI screen 441 PPI vs 293 PPI More than 50% crisper display of text, images and video
Camera resolution Higher resolution camera 13 MP vs 10 MP Take photos with 30% more detail for larger prints
Weight Lighter 130 g vs 167 g More than 20% lighter
Processor Faster processor Unknown, 1900 MHz vs Unknown, 1700 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (more than 10% faster)
Size Slightly smaller 69x136x7 mm vs 137x71x8 mm Around 10% smaller
Thickness Slightly thinner 8 mm vs 9 mm Around 10% thinner

Competitors

Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Internal storage Tons of space for storing movies, photos, and music
32 GB
Bluetooth The latest bluetooth support
4.0
Camera resolution Capture extremely high resolution images
Maxx:10 MP
S4:13 MP
Screen resolution Very high resolution screens
Maxx:1280x720
S4:1920x1080
Screen PPI Very crisp and sharp display of text, images and video
Maxx:293 PPI
S4:441 PPI
Processor Powerful processors, very snappy and responsive
Maxx:Unknown, 1700 MHz
S4:Unknown, 1900 MHz
Thickness Thin
Maxx:9 mm
S4:8 mm
Screen size Large screens
5.0"
Network Fast data transfer
Maxx:LTE (80 mbps)
S4:LTE (100 mbps)
Multi-touch Both support multi-touch
Intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
GPS Have assisted GPS
Assisted GPS
Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies
1080p @ 30fps
Wifi Both have fairly fast wifi support
802.11n (150 mbps)
Touchscreen type Touch sensitive screens
Easy to use with your fingers
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
1.0
App store Many apps available at their app store(s)
Android App Market
App store Both have an app store, makes it easy to add new games and programs
Easily get games and programs for your phone
FM Radio Neither have built in FM Radios
Won't pick up any radio stations
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

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