The Motorola Droid Razr Maxx is a power-packed smartphone that offers amazingly long battery life, 4G LTE technology and enterprise-grade VPN. It is equipped with a splendid camera that offers panorama and multi-shot (up to six rapid captures) modes.
The Samsung Galaxy Nexus, on the other hand, offers a fun little feature that locks or unlocks the device using facial recognition technology.
Check out the features of these two smartphones...
Display: The Droid Razr Maxx comes with a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED advanced capacitive touch screen as well as a virtual keyboard that allows for multi-touch and swipe functions. This particular display provides a higher resolution than the Super AMOLED Plus display.
The Galaxy Nexus has a high-resolution display and is, interestingly, the first phone to come with a 4/65-inch AMOLED display. It offers a resolution of 1280x720 pixels at 316 pixels per inch (ppi) and the screen has an oleophobic coating.
Processor: The Razr Maxx is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core Cortex A9 CPU and a TI OMAP 4430 chipset. The PowerVR SGX540 offers support to the powerful graphics.
In comparison, the Nexus is powered by 1.2 GHz dual-core processor and TI OMAP 4460 chipset.
Both phones have 1GB of RAM.
Operating System: The Motorola Droid Razr Maxx runs on the Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread which is now upgradable to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
Meanwhile, the Galaxy Nexus already runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and can now be upgraded to the Android 4.0.4 platform.
Camera: TheMotorola Droid Razr Maxx comes with an eight megapixel rear-facing camera and a 1.3 megapixel front-facing unit. It sports features like AutoFocus, LED Flash, Touch Focus, Face Detection and Image Stabilisation. The camera supports HD 1080p video recording.
The Samsung phone has only a five megapixel rear-facing camera and offers the same 1.3 megapixel front-facing camera. It offers features like zero-shutter lag and automatic focus and can also record video at 1080p.
Storage: The Maxx has internal storage of 8GB and a microSD card slot that expands memory to 32GB. The Galaxy Nexus offers 16GB of internal storage but no microSD slot.
Battery: The Droid Razr Maxx has a 3300mAh Li Ion battery which provides talk time of up to 21.5 hours and stand by time of up to 380 hours.
The Nexus comes with a 1750mAh Li Ion battery which offers talk time of up to 17 hours 40 minutes in 2G and 8 hours twenty minutes in 3G. It provides stand by time of up to 290 hours in 2G and 270 hours in 3G.