The debate on ‘why Android?’ or ‘why Apple? has always been a blazing and never-ending. Both are giving a tough fight and both have their USP. Apple is quite impressive but Android is no less vigorous. When studied with all aspects considering features and price, Android mobiles wins this race. Let’s take a look at how:
Android is now over seven years old and since its very first version, android has observed a vast improvement in its system. The latest version is Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Android phones are highly customizable and cover vast number of features.
Here are some points that add a weight-age to Android:
- Endless amount of choices for phones.
- Customisable phones.
- More Apps and Widgets.
- Expandable memory option.
- Removable battery.
- Wide price range.
- Universal charger.
- Google play store for many free apps and games. And the list goes on.
Apple gadgets run on IOS and it is not only simple but also versatile. The latest version is IOS 9 which it is the foundation of iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. This OS is optimistic and performance enhancing with abilities like improved Siri responses and better search tools. This version is easy to interface and high-security providing system.
Here are some advantageous points for Apple:
- Features like Handoff, AirDrop, AirPlay and iCloud.
- Safety and Security is the motto for Apple.
- Excellent screen touch experience.
- Speed and Fluidity.
Definitely, the Apple’s benefits are lesser than Android. To make things more clear, here we compare 2 players for each OS:
Apple iPhone 6s Plus runs on Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister with Apple A9 chipset whereas Samsung Galaxy S7 edge runs on Dual-core 2.15 GHz Kryo & dual-core 1.6 GHz KryoQuad-core 2.3 GHz Mongoose + quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 with Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 Exynos 8890 Octa chipset. Both phones flaunt 5.5-inch display but iPhone 6s plus comes with 1080 pixels and 401 PPI Density whereas Samsung Galaxy S7 edge comes with 1440 pixels and 534 PPI Density. The battery of iPhone 6s Plus packed to 2915 mAh type Li-Po and for Samsung Galaxy S7 edge is 3600 mAh type Li-Ion.
Now let’s see the prices, iPhone 6s Plus is available at Rs. 53,333 while Samsung Galaxy S7 edge at Rs. 50,699 Approx.
Apple iPhone 5s 16GB is powered by Dual-core 1.3 GHz Cyclone processor with Apple A7 chipset while Motorola Moto X Play 16GB is powered by Quad-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53 with Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 chipset. iPhone 5s has 4 inches display with 640 pixels and 326 PPI Density whereas Moto X Play has 5.5 inches display with 1080 pixels and 403 PPI Density. iPhone 5s has 8 MP (Main) and 1.2 MP (Front) camera while Moto X Play has 21 MP (Main) and 5 MP (Front) camera. There is a huge difference in battery too. iPhone 5s comes with 1560 mAh Li-Po battery and Moto X Play comes with Li-Ion 3630 mAh battery.
About the price, iPhone 5s will cost you around Rs. 20,199 whereas Motorola Moto X Play will cost you Rs. 17,499 approx.
Thus, we have a clear winner- “Android”
These comparisons clearly show that Android has best specs and features. Also, it is more compatible and customizable. Plus budget is added advantage.