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Which one?

Discussion in 'Android News & Discussion' started by Aniket, Jul 26, 2014.

  1. Aniket

    Aniket Member Droid Minion

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    Which one of the two is better for a smooth and enjoyable experience- Htc desire 816 or Nexus 5?
     
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    dejkirkby Member Battle Droid

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    Aside from having a better camera set, the Desire 816 is beaten in every department, specs wise.
     
  3. Luka

    Luka Administrator Staff Member Sentient Droid

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    I think you mean the other way around :D
     
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    PixelsBoy Member Drone Droid

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    A prefer nexus 5
    Because stock android is the smoothest android experience ever and updates rollout first to nexus devices
    The only down side of the nexus 5 in my opinion is the battery life isn't that great when comparing it with the desire 816
     
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    Aniket Member Droid Minion

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    Can nexus 5 battery stand a day? After a moderate use
     
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    dejkirkby Member Battle Droid

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    With moderate to heavy use my Nexus 5 just about lasts from morning to night, although sometimes it needs an extra charge late afternoon.
     
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    Aniket Member Droid Minion

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    What are the disadvantages of using a nexus 5?
     
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    Arga Ax New Member Drone Droid

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    maybe the disanvantage of nexus 5 is in price,battery life and not full LTE band coverage..
    maybe..
     
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    Aniket Member Droid Minion

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    Is htc desire 816 a better device?
     
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    Luka Administrator Staff Member Sentient Droid

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    No
     
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    Aniket Member Droid Minion

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    Why?
     
  12. Luka

    Luka Administrator Staff Member Sentient Droid

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    Snap. 400 vs 800. More RAM, better screen (PPI). All around better phone. I'll give you the battery and the camera, but wile the HTC has one or two things over the Nexus, the Nexus has several over the HTC.
    The HTC is a mid range phone wile the Nexus is a flagship class. All be it bottom of the pile but a flagship non the less.
     

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