HTC Accord And Samsung ATIV S : A Comparison
HTC Accord and Samsung ATIV S are the latest Windows Phone 8 devices yet to be announced. And in this article we will see a detailed comparison on HTC Accord and Samsung ATIV S. Read more on this article to know the similarities and differences of both smartphones and see who wins the battle.
Microsoft has recently announced their latest Mobile Operating system, which is the Windows Phone 8, and is the successor of the Windows Phone 7.8. And followed by the announcement, companies have come forward with their devices running on it. And the list includes Nokia, Samsung, HTC and the rumors are all around the web about more companies planning to join the group. Nokia has announced the device which is Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 820. In this article we are going to do comparison between the two devices which are Samsung ATIV S and HTC Accord. HTC is coming with three new devices which are Zenith, Rio and Accord. And Samsung has announced the devices early, and is the first smartphone having Windows Phone 8. And all the devices are expected to be out in the market after the release of the Windows 8.
As we said, the devices were just announced and the company has only provided limited information about its features and specifications. And here, we are going to compare the two devices with the available information and most of it are from trusted resources. So, let's begin the comparison. Samsung ATIV S Vs HTC Accord. Let's roll.
Comparison of Display Features of HTC Accord and Samsung ATIV S
Both the smartphones, loaded with the latest OS, come with cool display features. In case of the HTC Accord, the display screen is of 4.3 inches, with Super LCD 2 screen with HD display. And in case of Samsung it is 4.8 inch screen, with HD AMOLED display. The display resolution is 1280x720. And on comparing the two, Samsung scores a bit more than HTC because of its HD display and large screen size. It does not says that the HTC's is not bad. 4.3" and latest LCD display is quiet good. But, being a competition, in case of display, Samsung scores.
Comparison of Processor and Memory of HTC Accord and Samsung ATIV S
Next thing that to consider after the display, is processor and memory.
The HTC Accord comes with 1.5 GHz Dual-core processor, with 1 GB RAM, Snapdragon S4 chipset and may have 8/16 GB of internal memory, which is high-end. And in case of Samsung ATIV S, 1.5 GHz Dual-core processor, 1 GB RAM, Snapdragon chipset and it may have 16/32 GB of internal memory. The thing which is clear now is that, both the devices being run on the same OS, the hardware will also be the same. And as we see above, all of it is same. And there will not be a dispute between the two, in case of memory and processor features. And the hardware itself makes the two devices high-end along with the latest OS loaded in it. So, both the devices score equal.
Comparison of Camera Features of HTC Accord and Samsung ATIV S
We have seen the display and hardware features of the both smartphones, but in case of camera, the strategy taken by the two manufacturers is almost same. In Samsung ATIV S, they have inculded a primary camera of 8 megapixels, which performs pretty good. And it also comes with a front facing camera, making it a dual shooter, which is of 1.8 megapixels. This makes the video chat quality much more clear. In case of HTC Accord, the company has adopted the camera features which are comparable with the other devices running the same OS, that is, the HTC Accord will have a camera of 8 megapixels. And the HTC's idea to bring the maximum camera features along with the best OS and hardware is appreciable. It is also a dual shooter with a front facing camera of 1.3 megapixels. Overall, both score same in case of camera features too.
Comparison of Connectivity Features of HTC Accord and Samsung ATIV S
The HTC and Samsung have presented their latest projects as their best and they will surely bring the best connectivity options that they can afford. For HTC Accord, 3G, Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth v4.0, USB 2.0 etc. and the Samsung ATIV S is expected to have 3G, Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth, USB 2.0, OTA sync etc. And on comparing both the device has almost same connectivity options, making a tie in case of connectivity.
We have seen almost all the aspects of the latest smartphones from the HTC and Samsung, which comes with the latest OS, which is Windows Phone 8. And as we have seen, the features provided to both the devices are almost same. The only difference exists in case of display. In display Samsung scores and in camera HTC levels up with Samsung. Totally, we can say that, both the devices are power packed and is built for those who want some extra muscle. However none of these devices is available in the market but are supposed to be out once the operating system will be out. That is devices may be expected to appear in the market after Microsoft officially launches the new Windows 8 operating system in the market. And due to this, complete comparison is not possible, and as the available resources shows, both are scored equally. But the ultimate decision can only be made once it reaches the markets. And the decision is with the people itself and lets wait and find out.