Sprint Epic VS HTC EVO: Which One Should Be Your Next Android Phone?
You already know that now Galaxy S Pro will be called the Samsung Epic 4G and will be coming to Sprint soon. But do you know that once released, it will face a tough competition from its very in-house HTC EVO 4G, as they are very similar.
Epic 4G claims to sport a 5-megapixel camera, front-facing VGA camera, 1GHz processor and 4-inch AMOLED screen. The Epic 4G will come with Android 2.1, as it will run on Samsung’s custom UI, although we are certain that 2.2 Froyo will be made available shortly after its release. Now lets compare it with HTC EVO to find out where actually the difference lies.
Epic 4G display has to have the first mention. It sports AMOLED 4” screen. HTC EVO boasts a 4.3” screen.
Epic 4G comes with a dual camera with a 5MP and Flash (front facing:VGA). It also comes with a dual camera (8MP) with Flash.
3. QWERTY Keyboard:
Epic sports a Qwerty Keyboard which has been in talks, as the feature is noted as its making the phone unique. HTC EVO does not include QWERTY Keyboard.
Epic 4G and HTC EVO both boast 1 GHz processors, which has now become a standard for smartphones.
5. Video Chat:
Both the handsets afford Video Chat Capabilities.
6. Media Streaming:
Epic 4G supports DLNA, which uses standards-based technology to make it easier for consumers to use, share and enjoy their digital photos, music and videos. HTC EVO allows Media Streaming via HDMI.
7. Movie Store:
Epic is soon expected to add Movie Store feature to its handset but EVO does not.
8. Operating System:
Sprint Epic will have Android 2.1 and HTC EVO already comes with theAndroid 2.1
9. Hotspot Capability:
Hotspot is enabled in both the handsets.
Both carries a same 1500mAH battery.