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Motorola DROID BIONIC vs Motorola DROID X

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Motorola DROID BIONIC Remove phone

Posted: 07 Sep 2011
Market Status: Released
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Motorola DROID X Remove phone

Posted: 25 May 2010
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Alltel

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSAndroid (4.1.2, 4.0.4, 2.3.4)Android (2.3, 2.2, 2.1) 
Dimensions5.02 x 2.63 x 0.43 inches (127.5 x 66.9 x 10.9 mm)5.02 x 2.58 x 0.39 inches (127.5 x 65.5 x 9.9 mm) 
Weight5.60 oz (159 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
5.47 oz (155 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
 
Display
Physical size4.3 inches4.3 inches 
Resolution540 x 960 pixels480 x 854 pixels 
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

256 ppi228 ppi 
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

 TFT 
Colors16 777 21616 777 216 
TouchscreenMulti-touchMulti-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass) 
Camera
Camera8 megapixels8 megapixels 
FlashLEDDual LED 
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

F2.8  
FeaturesAutofocus, Touch to focus, Face detection, PanoramaAutofocus, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, White balance presets, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Panorama, Scenes, Effects 
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps)1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps), 720x480 (DVD) (30 fps) 
Front-facing cameraYes  
Hardware
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Dual core, 1000 MHzSingle core, 1000 MHz, TI OMAP3630-1000 
Graphics processorYes  
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

1024 MB RAM512 MB RAM 
Built-in storage16 GB6.656 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time10.83 hours
the average is 12 h (699 min)
8.00 hours
the average is 12 h (699 min)
 
Stand-by time8.3 days (200 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)
9.2 days (220 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)
 
Capacity1735 mAh1540 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter by Album, Artist, Playlists 
Features Album art cover, Background playback 
Radio FM, RDS 
SpeakersEarpiece, LoudspeakerEarpiece, Loudspeaker 
YouTube playerYesYes 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportFacebook, Photobucket, Picasa/Google+, Twitter  
Technology
CDMA

CDMA - Code Division Multiple Access. A technique of multiplexing, also called spread spectrum, in which analog signals are converted into digital form for transmission. For each communication channel, the signals are encoded in a sequence known to the transmitter and the receiver for that channel. The foremost application is digital cellular phone technology from QUALCOMM that operates in the 800MHz band and 1.9GHz PCS band. CDMA phones are noted for their excellent call quality and long battery life.

800, 1900 MHz800, 1900 MHz 
FDD LTE700 (band 13) MHz  
DataLTE, EV-DO Rev.AEV-DO Rev.A 
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

A-GPS, S-GPSGPS, A-GPS 
NavigationYesYes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR2.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n802.11 b, g, n 
Mobile hotspotYesYes 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB Host, USB chargingMass storage device, USB charging 
HDMIMicro HDMI (Type D)Micro HDMI (Type D), 1.4 
OtherDLNA, Computer sync, OTA syncTV-Out, DLNA, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Additional microphone(s) for Noise cancellation, Video recording 
SensorsAccelerometer, CompassAccelerometer, Compass 
Hearing aid compatibilityM3, M4, T3, T4M3, T3 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDDVoice dialing, Voice recording, TTY/TDD 
Availability
Officially announced07 Sep 201124 Jun 2010 
Shopping information
MSRP price$ 500  

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