You’d imagine that the Rezound’s camera would dish up significantly better photos, right? But surprisingly enough, the two appear to be relatively close to one another because of their soft tones with fine details, which essentially makes them look average looking at best. However, it’s the Rezound that has the slight advantage thanks to its saturated color reproduction and modestly sharper low lighting shots. Sadly, the DROID RAZR’s photos suffer from extreme levels of washed out colors – plus, low lighting shots are filled with more noise. Thankfully, it seems that their flashes are able to potently light up the scenery.

Strangely, we actually have a close tie when it comes to shooting high-definition 1080p videos – mainly because of their similarities in outdoor sunny conditions. For starters, they continue to exhibit the same indistinct details that soften their overall appearance, which also doesn’t help when they’re tagged as being ‘high-definition’. Other similarities include their 30 frames per second capture, mostly distortion-free audio recording, and gradual exposure. Oppositely, with shots taken in low lighting, the DROID RAZR’s results are diminished extensively due to the excessive amount of noise cluttering up the video.

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Playing some music shouldn’t be a boring experience, so that’s why we prefer the interface on the Motorola DROID RAZR, thanks to its alluring 3D-like visuals and usefulness of displaying accompanying lyrics with each song. Listening to some tunes through their internal speakers, the results are close to one another as they produce the same strong and commanding pitches. However, seeing that the HTC Rezound offers Beats Audio when you plug in a pair of headphones, and excellent pair comes in the bundle, it’s astoundingly the better choice to obtain a more full-bodied audio experience.

One would expect the HTC Rezound to be the choice for watching high-definition videos because of its 720p display, but the Motorola DROID RAZR also has its strong sides, with the eye-catchy AMOLED screen- it is able to reel our eyes in with its deeper color production, midnight black color, and high-contrast. Furthermore, running the same video encoded in H.264 1920 x 1080 resolution, the DROID RAZR is able to play it swimmingly – though, we can’t say the same about the Rezound seeing that bouts of slowdown are evident with its playback.

Fortunately, storage doesn’t seem to be an issue with either smartphone since they’re preloaded with 16GB microSD cards. However, the Rezound supplements that offering with a generous 10.48 of internal storage and 2.1GB of space strictly reserved for apps. With the DROID RAZR, it sizes up with another 8GB of internal storage and 2.34GB reserved for apps.

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