TechnoBuffalo - Mobile Madness 2013 - Bracket - Round 05 - A

The Samsung Galaxy S4 heavy handedly won against the Kyocera Torque in yesterday’s matchup. Today’s winner will match-up against the winner of Monday’s match-up: iPhone 5 vs. LG Optimus G Pro.

The Fifth match-up in our Mobile Madness random pairing of mobile devices is the HTC Droid DNA/Butterfly vs. the HTC Windows 8X. The device match-ups were chosen at random through a very sophisticated selection process. The HTC Droid DNA and Butterfly were lumped together because of their near exact specs and look. The Droid DNA and Butterfly are not very distant relatives of the HTC One, in fact a few tweaks is all that separates the devices. The HTC Windows 8X is one of two Windows 8 devices currently available for consumers. Both devices carry quality build that we expect from HTC. So who’s it going to be today? HTC Droid DNA/Butterly or the HTC Windows 8X?

HTC Droid DNA/Butterfly


Verizon’s DROID DNA was rumored long before its release. In fact, I joked a bit with the PR team before it was launched about how we all knew the 5-inch smartphone was going to be announced earlier this week. I’ve had the review unit for a few days now and have had a chance to run…

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  • Android 4.1 (at launch)
  • 1.5GHz Qualcomm quad-core processor
  • 2GB
  • 16 GB
  • 5-inch, 1920 x 1080 pixel display (441 ppi)

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HTC Windows 8X

HTC Windows 8X Reviews

I’ve spent the last several days testing and playing with one of the first flagship Windows Phone 8 devices that will hit the market in the coming days. It’s called the HTC Windows Phone 8X and, while we only had access to the international version, it will eventually land on Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile in the United States.

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HTC Windows 8X Specs

  • 4.3-inch LCD 2 Gorilla Glass 2 1280×720 (342 ppi)
  • Windows Phone 8
  • 1.5GHz Dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor
  • 1GB RAM
  • 8 / 16 GB

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Cast Your Vote

Thanks for voting on the HTC Droid DNA/Butterfly vs the HTC Windows 8X, come back tomorrow as we continue on our Mobile Madness tournament to vote on the iPhone 5 vs. LG Optimus G Pro.