Motorola DROID vs Apple iPhone 3GS

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Display

Display size

3.7 inches
3.5 inches

Resolution

480 x 854 pixels
320 x 480 pixels

Pixel density

265 ppi
165 ppi

Technology

TFT
LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

54.34 %
52.35 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
3 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus

Video recording

720x480 (DVD) (24 fps)
640x480 (VGA) (30 fps)

Design

Dimensions

4.56 x 2.36 x 0.54 inches (116 x 60 x 14 mm)
4.50 x 2.40 x 0.48 inches (115.5 x 62.1 x 12.3 mm)

Weight

5.96 oz (169 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
4.76 oz (135 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Features

Full keyboard, D-Pad
 

Colors

 
Black, White

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

 
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover
 

Hardware & Performance

System chip

TI OMAP3430
 

Processor

Single core, 600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A8
Single core, 600 MHz

GPU

PowerVR SGX530
PowerVR SGX535

RAM

0.25 GB
0.25 GB

ROM

512 MB
 

Internal storage

 
32 GB

Storage expansion

microSDHC up to 32 GB
 

OS

Android (2.2, 2.1, 2.0)
iOS (6.1, 6, 5.1, 5, 4.x, 3.x)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

2.1, EDR
2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, i
802.11 b, g

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Proprietary, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
 

Location

GPS, A-GPS
GPS

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Compass

Other

Computer sync, OTA sync
Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

UMTS

 
850, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data

 
HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, UMTS

Battery

Capacity

1400 mAh
1219 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Talk time

6.41 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)
12.00 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)

Stand-by time

11.2 days (270 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
12.5 days (300 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)

Music playback

 
30.00 hours

Video playback

 
10.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Aug 12, 2009
Jun 08, 2009

FCC ID value: IHDP56KC1 link
FCC ID value: BCGA1303A link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.49 W/kg
1.19 W/kg

Measured in

1900 MHz
1900 MHz

Body

1.38 W/kg
0.33 W/kg

Measured in

1900 MHz
1900 MHz
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