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Galaxy Nexus vs. Droid Bionic vs. Droid RAZR: Battle of a Verizon LTE Phones

The Samsung Galaxy Nexus is finally available in a U.S. from Verizon Wireless. The Nexus is a initial device in a U.S. to run Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), a many new chronicle of Google’s Android handling system.

In reviewing a OS, PCMag mobile researcher Sascha Segan remarkable that ICS “adds dozens of features, changes and improves a interface, and creates many improved use of a latest smartphone hardware.” That creates a Galaxy Nexus an generally vast deal.

The phone runs on Verizon’s 4G LTE network, that only celebrated a first-year anniversary and is now accessible in 190 markets. Verizon now has a garland of torpedo LTE smartphones, so we motionless to see how a Galaxy Nexus stacks adult opposite a stream leaders, a Motorola Droia Bionic and a Motorola Droid RAZR. Take a demeanour during a specs for any phone in a draft below.

The Galaxy Nexus facilities a 4.65-inch HD Super AMOLED arrangement with 1280-by-720 resolution, that blows a foe away, both in terms of distance and resolution. But it’s powered by a dual-core 1.2-GHz TI OMAP4460 processor, that puts it right in line with a Bionic and a RAZR.

The Nexus has a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera and 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera for video chat. That’s a step down from a 8-megapixel rear-facing cameras on a Bionic and a RAZR—though we were indeed a bit unhappy by a Bionic’s camera opening in a tests.

Galaxy Nexus v. Droid Bionic v. Droid RAZR: Battle of a Verizon LTE Phones

The Galaxy Nexus includes 1GB of RAM and 32GB of storage, though lacks a microSD label slot. The Bionic and RAZR, on a other hand, both come with 16GB of inner memory, and 16GB microSD cards, expandable to 32GB, so eventually they can store adult to 48GB.

The one spec that many people will be looking at, however, is support for Ice Cream Sandwich, and there’s no foe there. While Samsung’s Galaxy Nexus facilities ICS right out of a box, Motorola says a Droid RAZR and Droid Bionic will be removing ICS updates during some indicate in a future. But there’s no word on when, and we’ve seen users wait on updates for utterly some time in a past.

Then of course, there are also some facilities we can’t examination in a box above, like a diamond-cut aluminum accents, slim corners, immaculate steel core, and laser-cut woven Kevlar fiber that make adult a Droid RAZR. Or a impossibly sharp, impossibly vast 720p arrangement on a Galaxy Nexus. The next-gen handset also boasts a super-thin pattern form and a winding behind that’s contoured for a “softer, some-more healthy demeanour and feel.” The buttonless pattern and slip-resistant hyperskin subsidy are also value mentioning. And don’t forget a Droid Bionic‘s ability to renovate into a desktop or laptop mechanism around some additional accessories.

So that phone should we get? If we wish your Ice Cream Sandwich, and we wish it now, get a Galaxy Nexus. But judging by a rest of a specs alone, there is no transparent cut answer. Take a demeanour during a reviews of a Droid Bionic and a Droid RAZR, and check behind shortly for a examination of a Galaxy Nexus. Until then, see a Galaxy Nexus unboxing below.

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