Samsung Galaxy Ace HTC Wildfire

Samsung Galaxy Ace vs HTC Wildfire

Samsung Galaxy Ace

Reasons to consider the Galaxy Ace

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Wifi Significantly faster wifi 802.11n (150 mbps) vs 802.11g (54 mbps) Higher bandwidth streaming at hotspots (around 3x faster)
Standby time More standby time 26.7 days vs 20 days More than 30% more standby time, less frequent charging
Processor Faster processor Unknown, 800 MHz vs 528 MHz, 528 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (more than 50% faster)
Network Faster max data speeds HSDPA (7.2 mbps) vs CDMA (0.014 mbps) Higher theoretical max data transfer speeds over cell networks (500x faster)
Screen PPI Higher PPI screen 164 PPI vs 124 PPI More than 30% crisper display of text, images and video
Thickness Slightly thinner 12 mm vs 13 mm More than 10% thinner
Talk time Slightly more talk time 11.2 hours vs 8.2 hours Around 40% more talk time per battery charge
Screen size Slightly larger screen 3.5"" vs 3.2"" Around 20% larger screen
Screen resolution Slightly higher resolution screen 480x320 vs 320x240 2x higher resolution screen
Size Slightly smaller 60×112×12 mm vs 60×107×13 mm Around 10% smaller
HTC Wildfire

Reasons to consider the Wildfire

2G, Google Android 2.2 (Froyo)
We're not aware of any important advantages of the HTC Wildfire vs the Samsung Galaxy Ace.


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
FM Radio Both have built-in FM radios to listen to news and music from FM stations
Listen to music from your favorite stations
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
Movie format Low resolution video
Galaxy Ace320 x 240 @ 20fps
Wildfire320 x 240 @ 24fps
Processor Less powerful processors than average, less snapiness and responsiveness
Galaxy AceUnknown, 800 MHz
Wildfire528 MHz, 528 MHz

Compared to recent smartphones

Pros Cons

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

Screen PPI Lower quality display of text, images and video
Galaxy Ace164 PPI
Wildfire124 PPI
Screen resolution Low resolution screens
Galaxy Ace480x320
Internal storage Less internal storage than average for storing music, photos and movies
Galaxy Ace158 MB
Wildfire512 MB
Keyboard Neither has a physical keyboard
No keyboard
Camera resolution Capture low resolution images
5 MP


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Which phone do you like, and why?

Showing 6 comments

UWDHA'[EUOH (4:18 PM, August 10, 2012)
Got both:
I think kinda the same, but the Ace wins it for me :)
Jeffreyarcenal (10:39 AM, February 12, 2012)
ace is the best but i like the metal appearance of wildfire.
Vaibhav (10:08 AM, December 26, 2011)
undoubtedly ace is best
Nicholasleone33 (7:16 AM, September 07, 2011)
the ace is the best
Vaibhav Chidrewar (6:14 AM, July 18, 2011)
 adobe flash is not supported by galaxy ace whereas htc wildfire supports it. This is the major disadvantage
Vimalkumar2992 (0:40 PM, July 15, 2011)
galaxy ace :) simply speed and tech specs