HTC 10 Vs Google Nexus 6P: Battle Of Two Android Smartphones

HTC 10 Vs Google Nexus 6P: Battle Of Two Android Smartphones
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Could HTC M10 be the best Android to date? We had said in one of our earlier reports that HTC 10 (also called HTC One M10) could be the best Android so far, released on April 10 with a pack of interesting features. Let’s compare this smartphone with Google Nexus 6P, which is also regarded as the best Android smartphone ever.


Design and Display

Being a premium handset, the HTC 10 is fully clad in metal and offers a fresh look. Contrary to its predecessor, HTC M9, the M10 dimensionally measures 145.9×71.9x9mm and weighs 161 grams.(Also read this).

The Nexus 6P, on the other hand, is crafted out of aluminum and has a metal unibody design. Measuring 159.3×77.8×7.3mm, the device weighs 178 grams, slightly heavier than the HTC 10.

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The display of HTC 10 is relatively smaller to the Nexus 6p, with the former featuring 5.2-inch Super LCD Quad HD screen and the latter having 5.7-inch Quad HD screen. The screen resolution of HTC 10 is 1440 x 2560 pixels and the Nexus 6P screen resolution is 1440 x 2560 pixels.

RAM, Chipset, Software, Storage

Appearing in two variants, 32GB and 64GB, HTC 10 is powered by 4 GB of RAM. Under the hood, it has Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 620, Adreno 530 and is based upon Android v6.0.1 Marshmallow. Internal configuration includes a dedicated microSD card slot expandable up to 200GB.

The Huawei-built Nexus 6P includes 3GB of RAM for all its three variants- 32GB, 64GB and 128GB. As for the processor, the device is hipped with Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810. Running on Android v6.0 Marshmallow, Nexus 6P does not support microSD card slot.

Camera, Battery, Price

The primary camera is the same in both the device with 12MP sensor, while the rear camera sensor is 5MP in HTC 10 and 8MP in Nexus 6P. A non-removable Li-ion 3000mAH battery powers the HTC 10, but the Nexus 6P is driven by non-removable Li-Po 3450mAH battery. As for the price, the base model of HTC 10 is priced at $699, while the Nexus 6P costs lower at $649, reports AustraliaNewsNetwork.

Also Read: Android N Release Date: Coming To Google Nexus 6P, This June

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