We all know that Apple is the worlds most renowned smart phone maker and at the same time don’t forget to consider HTC as it is in the top 10 list for quite some time. It seems HTC is completely ventured into smart phone manufacturing and has come up with its latest endeavor HTC Jetstream. Let’s see how it matches with Apple iPad 3.
- Apple iPad 3 runs on iOS operating system whereas Jetstream stream runs on Android 3.1 OS.
- The dimensions of IPad 3 measures at 241.2 x 185.7 x 9.4 mm and weighs about 662 g whereas HTC Jetstream measures at 251 x178 x13 mm and weighs about 709 g. You can find volume control and other buttons on the right side of the iPhone. Both the smart phones are made available in black and white colors.
No other tablet except HTC Jetstream has competed with iPad3 so far in the display category. It seems display is the real boost for HTC. The physical size of HTC Jetstream is 10.10 inches with a resolution of 1280 x 768 pixels. On the other side iPad3 boast of 9.70 inches physical size with a resolution of 2048 x1536 pixels. The pixel density of former one is 148 ppi whereas that of latter one is 264 ppi. Jetstream has LCD display whereas iPad 3 has IPS LCD display to its foray. Both the smart phones support light sensor, capacitive and multi-touch features.
Apple iPad 3 has got Li-Polymer battery with a capacity of 11560 mAh whereas HTC Jetstream has Li-ion battery with a capacity of 7300 mAh. The standby time of HTC Jetstream is 37.5 days or 900 hours. Not only that, you can also increase the battery performance of HTC Jetstream by removing bloat wares. But for that, you will need to root Android OS.
IPad 3 makes use of Apple A5X dual core processor and PowerVR quad core SGX543MP4 graphics processor. It has got 1024 MB RAM with a built-in storage of 64000 MB.
On the other hand HTC Jetstream uses1500 MHz Qualcomm APQ8060 dual core processor. It uses 1024 MB RAM and 32000 MB built-in storage. It also supports micro SDHC and micro SD slot.
It seems HTC Jetstream wins this section with its 8MP 1920 x1080 fps camera. It also has dual LED flash and a camcorder. Touch to focus; auto focus and CMOS image sensor are some of the other features supported by HTC camera. It is powered by video calling facility and a 1.3MP front facing camera.
On the other side iPad 3 has got 5MP camera with a resolution of 1920 x1080 fps. Its aperture size is F2.4. Geo tagging, video stabilizer, face detection, auto focus, Back-illuminated sensor and touch to focus are some of the other camera features. It also has 0.3MP VGA front facing camera.
Both the smart phones are filtered by playlists, artist and album and features background playback and album art cover.
Apple iPad 3 supports MP3, M4A, WAV, eAAC+, eAAC and AAC formats whereas Jetstream supports only MP3 thus make it out of the competition from the media category. Both tablets support audio, video streaming and YouTube player integration.
Both Apple iPad 3 and HTC Jetstream support different network connectivity’s like GSM, UMTS and LTE.
GSM works at 1900, 1800, 900 and 850 MHZ whereas UMTS works at 2100, 1900 and 850 MHZ. Both tablets support navigation and global roaming services.
IPad 3 supports Bluetooth 4.0 and USB 2.0 whereas Jetstream supports Bluetooth 3.0 and USB 2.0
After going through both the tablets in detail it is difficult to verdict who is the clear winner with each smart phone leading in their own departments and suiting the needs of customers. But still we can say Apple iPad3 has upper hand over HTC’s Jetstream.