Apple‘s next generation iPhone, iPhone 5 is expected to launch in September and compete with Google Nexus 4G that will be released at the end of Q3 to Q4. Apple iPhone 5 is projected to come with major hardware and software changes and in a “radical new design”. Google Nexus 4G smartphone will come with newest NFC technology to compete with Apple iPhone 5. Check out the comparison between two devices, Apple iPhone 5 and Google Nexus 4G that are coming with the optimum performance features and qualities to know which one is better for you.
Apple iPhone 5:
Apple iPhone 5 will come with company’s faster A5 processor in the range of 1.2-1.5 GHz, and the company’s recently introduced iOS 5, mobile operating system. Apple iPhone 5 is a smaller, low priced iPhone that uses chips and displays of similar quality to iPhone 4. Apple iPhone 5 will be featured with Aluminum metal support in place of the current glass surface back piece. It will come in a teardrop design, similar to iPod Touch 4, with the top being thick and then tapering to a skinnier bottom.
Apple iPhone 5 will also feature an improved antenna, more RAM, possibly 1GB, 8-megapixel camera, with 1080p video playback and panaromic photo capture capability and an improved dual-LED flash unit. This device will have bigger-edge-to-edge 3.7 to 4 inch curved glass screen (up from iPhone 4′s 3.5-inch screen), a SIM-less design, 3-4 internal antennas for both GSM and CDMA networks and 4G connectivity. It will also include improved speech recognition features, Wireless charging capability, and Better talk time and standby time.
Apple iPhone 5 will include a new mail feature iOS 5 that will be true multitask capable and come with lots of new features such as Delta Updates, News Stand, Reminders and iMessage. iOS is PC free so users can access iTunes without connecting Apple mobile with PC. iPhone 5 will have some improvements in keyboard for making thumb-typing easy. Users will easily search entire messages in iPhone 5 because it will come with rich text formatting message flagging and draggable addresses.
Google Nexus 4G:
Google Nexus 4G will be powered by a potential 1.2GHz or 1.5GHz Krait-based Snapdragon processor and the latest Android OS 4.0 or Ice Cream Sandwich. The best features of Honeycomb (Android tablet OS) and Gingerbread (Android smartphone OS) will be combined in Google’s next version of Android OS, Ice Cream Sandwich. With this operating system, some features of Nexus 4G will improve such as expanding and resizing widgets and apps, facial detection with the camera, etc. Android devices will be allowed to be used as USB hosts as well as gamers are allowed to plug in external hardware devices such as an Xbox controller by Ice Cream Sandwich.
Google Nexus 4G will be featured with 1080p video capture and a 4G LTE radio. It will also come with voice-guided GPS feature and Adobe Flash 10.1 support. The Nexus 4G will come with 5-megapixel rear camera and a less-impressive one-megapixel camera on the front. 5-megapixel rear camera will have superior sensor for better image quality and low-light shots, and it will also record video in 1080p. 1-megapixel front-facing camera is for video chat.
Nexus 4G will also come with 720p “monster-sized” 4.5 to 5 inch screen, NFC technology and slim form factor. However, it will not include the hardware menu buttons below the screen. This device is expected to include 1GB of RAM, a 4G LTE radio, and playback. The Nexus 4G is expected to run on AT&T network and come with a slim form factor.
Apple iPhone 5 Vs Google Nexus 4G:
Apple iPhone 5 will come with the iPad 2’s A5 dual-core chip while the Nexus 4G will come with a 1.2GHz or 1.5GHz chip, possibly Krait-based Snapdragon chip. Apple iPhone 5 will have an edge-to-edge screen and voice recognition features while the Nexus 4G will be featured with a large “monster-sized” screen but it will not include the hardware menu buttons that are generally found below the screen in Android phones.
Apple will include a 8MP camera with improved flash unit in the iPhone 5 whereas Nexus 4G will have a 5MP rear-facing for delivering superior low-light performance and 1MP front-facing camera. Apple iPhone 5 will be featured with iOS 5 which has increased expectations that 1080p videos can be watched on iPhone 5 while Nexus 4G will offer 1080p video capture and playback capability. iPhone 5 will come with iOS 5 while Nexus 4G will run on Android 4.0 or Ice Cream Sandwich OS.
The Nexus 4G is expected to run on AT&T network and sport a slim form factor and Apple iPhone 5 could possibly include iWallet and NFC capabilities feature. Apple iPhone 5 will be featured with a larger 3.7-inch curved glass screen, SIM-less design with 3-4 internal antennas for both GSM and CDMA networks and an ultra-thin form to oppose Samsung Galaxy S2’s 8.5mm (0.33-inch) thickness.
Specification comparison between Apple iPhone 5 and Google Nexus 4G:
|Name||Apple iPhone 5
||Google Nexus 4G
|Processor||Apple A5 (dual-core)||1.2GHz or 1.5GHz (dual-core)|
|RAM||512MB or 1GB||1GB|
|Resolution||Likely 960 x 640 pixels||720p-capable (Likely 1280 x 800 pixels)|
||iOS 5||Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)|
||8-megapixel||5-megapixel (with superior low-light performance)|
|Storage Capacity||Likely up to 64GB||Unknown|
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