iPhone 4 vs HTC Desire
苹果iPhone 4and HTC Desire are two magnificent phones released in 2010. Apple iPhone 4 on performance, processing speed and design,or to say it short in overall aspects was the benchmark for smartphones in 2010 while HTC Desire won many awards, it won the smartphone of the year award in 2010. Apple’s fourth generation baby of iPhone, iPhone 4 may be the most loved smartphone having been sold millions of units, but it is getting tough competition from smartphones made by other companies now, especially those running on Android OS. Though this is nothing to belittle Apple’s iOS 4, Android has its own fan following and Desire, the award winning smartphone from HTC is rubbing shoulders feature by feature with Apple’s iPhone 4 posing a dilemma for those who wish to buy one for them. This article intends to highlight the difference between iPhone 4 and HTC Desire to help people make a better buy.
It’s difficult to say if there has ever been a smartphone that has caught the imagination of the people as much as iPhone 4. It is not just a phone; it is an idea that has caught on like a fever. The cult status of iPhone 4 among smartphones is a tribute to Apple’s marketing strategy and the image that it has developed for itself in the minds of the people.
iPhone 4 has a large LED backlit LCD display – Retina measuring 3.5” that is not huge but comfortable enough to read everything because it is extremely bright with a resolution of 960X640 pixels. The touchscreen is highly sensitive and scratch resistant. With a RAM of 512 MB and internal storage capacities of 16 and 32 GB depending upon the model you buy, this smartphone has a dual camera, with the rear one being 5MP 5X digital zoom with LED flash. The front camera can be used for video chatting and video calling. The phone works very smoothly with a super fast processor that is 1GHz Apple A4. The operating system is iOS 4.2 that is considered to be the best in the business. Web browsing on Safari is a pleasant experience and the user has the liberty to download thousands of apps from Apple’s app store. Emailing is fun with this smartphone as there is a full QWERTY virtual keyboard for fast typing. iPhone 4 is Facebook compatible to stay connected with friends with a single touch.
HTC Desire在2010年获得了年度最佳智能手机奖。它具有扎实的设计，并具有使iPhone 4赚钱的功能。与iPhone 4相比，与iPhone 4相比，欲望在尺寸上与iPhone 4几乎相同，在137 g时的重量也几乎相同。虽然屏幕尺寸为3.7英寸，并且屏幕已被添加，但它与iPhone 4的超级亮度不匹配。它具有一个超级快速的1GHz处理器，带有576 MB RAM，可用于支持HTC开发的现在传奇的用户界面的优势并称为HTC Sense。这款智能手机的后置摄像头配备双摄像头5 MP，带有LED闪光灯和前置摄像头进行视频通话。但是，与iPhone 4可以以720p捕获HD的视频不同，HTC Desire的相机只能捕获800x480像素（480p）的视频。欲望的内部存储容量为512 MB，用户可以选择微型SD卡以将容量提高到32 GB。
HTC Desire makes use of the amazing UI called HTC sense on top of Android which gives users a very smooth and pleasing experience.
|Apple iPhone 4与HTC Desire
•整体– Both iPhone 4 and HTC Desire are great smartphones of 2010 and close competitors.
•处理器速度- 两者都有相似的处理器（1GHz）和类似的RAM（iPhone 4中的512和576）
•Camera– Both are dual camera but iPhone camera allows user to capture HD videos at 720p whereas its 480p in HTC Desire. Front facing camera for video call is not available in HTC Desire
•Operating System– iPhone 4 makes use of iOS 4.2, while OS in Desire is Android 2.1 Eclair (upgradable to Android 2.2 Froyo)(Read the difference between iOS and Android)
•Display Size– Display is of same size, with Desire slightly bigger at 3.7” compared to iPhone 4 at 3.5”
•Display Type- iPhone 4的视网膜显示屏以960x640分辨率更好，并且观看角度更好，而Desire的分辨率为800x480。到目前为止，iPhone 4的视网膜显示器是所有智能手机的基准。
•应用商店- 两者都允许用户能够从Apple的App Store中下载数千个应用程序，iPhone 4，而HTC却来自Android Market。Apps Store拥有超过200,000个应用程序，Android市场正在快速追赶Apple App Store。
•UI– Desire makes use of amazing UI called HTC sense that gives users a very pleasing experience. Apple has its own UI which is very professional.
•FM Radio– While iPhone 4 does not have a FM, Desire boasts of FM
•贮存– iPhone 4 has two variations for internal memory 16 GB or 32 GB, but no support for memory expansion. HTC Desire has 512 MB in-board memory but support expansion up to 32 GB with microSD card.
•文件传输– HTC Desire support FTP/OPP for file transfer over Bluetooth, iPhone 4 does not support push file transfer via Bluetooth
•束缚- 通过USB绑扎在HTC Desire中是免费的，尽管它在iPhone 4中可用，但某些服务提供商强制执行的束缚限制
•Third Party Applications– Apple has restriction on third party application downloads in iPhone 4, HTC Desire is open for third party applications.