Phone Comparison - HTC Explorer vs HTC One V

HTC Explorer
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general General Info

Manufacturer HTC HTC
Announced September 2011 February 2012
Status Available - October 2011 Available - April 2012
Colors Active Black, Active Navy, Metallic Black, Metallic Navy Black, Brown
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 102.8 x 57.2 x 12.9 mm
(4.05 x 2.25 x 0.51 in)
120.3 x 59.7 x 9.2 mm
(4.74 x 2.35 x 0.36 in)
Weight 108 g (3.81 oz) 115 g (4.06 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread) Android OS, v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Processor 600 MHz Cortex A5, Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7225A [Similar] 1 GHz, Qualcomm MSM8255 Snapdragon [Similar]
GPU Adreno 200 [Similar] Adreno 205 [Similar]
RAM 512 MB [Browse Similar] 512 MB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 90 MB storage, 512 MB ROM 4 GB
External Memory microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32GB

display Display

Type TFT capacitive touchscreen Capacitive touchscreen
Colors 256K colors 16M colors
Size 3.2 inches [Similar] 3.7 inches [Similar]
Resolution 320 x 480 pixels (180 ppi) 480 x 800 pixels (252 ppi) [Similar]
Screen-to-Body Ratio 52.01% 54.32%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS Stereo FM radio with RDS
Games Yes + downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes 

camera Camera

Rear Camera 3.15 MP, 2048x1536 pixels [Similar] 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels [Similar]
Flash No LED flash
Features Geo-tagging, Face Detection Auto focus, Simultaneous HD Video And Image Recording, Geo-tagging, Face And Smile Detection
Video Yes, 480p Yes, 720p
Front Camera No [Similar] No [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Up to 80 kbps Yes
Edge Up to 236.8 kbps Yes
3G HSDPA 14.4 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps HSDPA, HSUPA
Bluetooth Yes, v3.0 with A2DP, EDR Yes, v4.0 with A2DP
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support Yes, with A-GPS support
Browser HTML, Adobe Flash HTML, Adobe Flash

memory User Memory

Internal 90 MB storage, 512 MB ROM, 512 MB RAM 4 GB, 512 MB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32GB

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor present proximity sensor present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC not supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Standard battery, Li-Ion Standard battery, Li-Ion
Capacity 1230 mAh 1500 mAh
Stand by Up to 485 h (2G)
Up to 445 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 7 h 40 min (2G)
Up to 7 h 33 min (3G)