Monday, October 31, 2011
Prizefight: Apple iPhone 4S vs Motorola Droid Bionic
CNET - The Motorola Droid Bionic proved to the world that a dual-core processor and Verizon’s 4G LTE chipset could exist in the same phone. The result is one speedy handset, with plenty of power as well. Aside from the usual multimedia and enterprise features, the Droid Bionic also has Webtop functionality that transforms the humble smartphone into a bona-fide Netbook thanks to a variety of accessories.
However, it faces a serious challenger in Apple’s latest device wonder, the iPhone 4S. Even though it’s widely touted as merely an incremental upgrade, it has a lot of power under the hood. There’s plenty of brains behind this beauty, with a dual-core processor along with a seriously upgraded camera. And, of course, it features Siri, the voice assistant that is the current darling in the tech press. Will the Droid Bionic’s Android brawn win against the iPhone 4S’ elegant strength? We find out in this Prizefight.
Editors’ note: The Prizefight scoring system is as follows: Each judge rates on a 0-to-5-point scale. At the end of each round, we will take an average of the three judges’ scores. The final score for each phone will be an average of all five rounds.