HTC One max vs Samsung Galaxy S4

Should one stick to a smartphone, or dive into the unknown and give those phablets a try? Well, perhaps we can weigh in on that. Or at least when it comes to picking between the Samsung Galaxy S4, which is still one of the top Android handsets on the market, and the HTC One max – a high-end phablet based on the gorgeous HTC One. So without further ado, let's get this Android party started...
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9 Comments

1. emadshiny

Posts: 1144; Member since: Dec 05, 2012

Wasn't it better to compare Nexus5 and Z1 instead of this pointless comparison? Have you forgot that Z1 is among the best phones right now? You have compared Nexus even with Moto X and HTC One but not with Z1. Go get life PA!

5. lifeyourlive

Posts: 126; Member since: Aug 23, 2013

Shut up tard, peoole want to know the differences!

7. emadshiny

Posts: 1144; Member since: Dec 05, 2012

F*ck off assh*le You must be so stupid not to understand the differences between two devices which are from different classes. Educate yourself then come and write bullsh*t. Oh, I see you're hungry for those green thumbs.

9. zzweber

Posts: 1; Member since: Jan 02, 2014

Like he said ... Stop being a tard so we can see the differences!

2. silencer271

Posts: 254; Member since: Apr 05, 2013

umm this should be compared to the phbalets out there and of course the iphone 5s since apple has no phablets. Comparing with an "older" phone and a phone that is not in the same category is like someone paid you to make the htc maxx look good... hmmm

3. uvaman

Posts: 45; Member since: Jan 14, 2013

PA You are a joke of mobile media. You didn't add proper HTC One max vs. Note 3 but you are doing 4 pages vs. S4. LoL

4. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

Why are you comparing a 6" phone to a 5" phone? Compare it to the Note 3 or the XZU PA...

6. Slammer

Posts: 1515; Member since: Jun 03, 2010

Well, it appears my point of aluminum vs polycarbonate, was not in vain. My friend had an HTC ONE and it suffered early battery death. Everything he had done on his phone was almost lost and panic set in. He is one of the many consumers that didn't even think about the accessibility when he purchased his phone. He went for anesthetics. Once he got everything ironed out, he received his replacement and then sold it on Craigslist then purchased a Galaxy S4. He has now joined forces in an effort to write congress for examining the practice of the possible anti-consumer motive to slave the consumer into paying top dollar for battery replacement out of warranty. When I showed him this article on build quality of aluminum as being premium, he mimicked my point. "What good is premium if I'm without a phone due to battery issues? I could've repaired the problem myself without worring about all my activities done on my phone being possibly lost." John B.

8. tiara6918

Posts: 2263; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

Htc one already won against the s4 so obviously one max is the clear winner here except for people who don't like a huge phone or want a slightly better camera
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