Motorola Droid X2 vs Samsung Droid Charge – A comparison


Now a days its the battle of the Droids. Samsung and Motorola have released CDMA phones- Samsung Droid Charge and the Motorola Droid X2 respectively. CDMA, or Code Division Multiple Access phone means competing cell phone service technology to GSM, which is the world’s most widely used cell phone standard. So, let us move to the review:

Operating System:

Samsung Droid Charge and Motorola Droid X2, both the devices runs with Android OS 2.2 Froyo .The X2 offers an upgrade to Gingerbread version of the same OS and Samsung Droid Charge can be upgradable to Android 2.3 Gingerbread.



The X2 is a dual-core Android Smartphone, which is powered by 1GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 250 dual-core ARM Cortex A9 processor which is combined with 512MB of RAM and the Charge runs on a fast 1GHz ARM Cortex A8 processor on a Hummingbird chipset.


There’s an 8-megapixel camera capable of recording 720p HD video in both Samsung Droid Charge and Motorola Droid X2.A 1.3MP secondary camera can be found in the Charge but there is no such camera present in the X2.Motorola Droid X2 provides Mirror Mode which allows you to share and view photos, videos and download movies on a bigger TV via an HDMI output.



Charge has an impressive 32GB micro-SD card slot for expansion of data storage capability.The internal memory of the Droid X2 is 8GB and comes with a 8GB microSD card which is expandable to 32GB.It offers 512MB of RAM.



The Motorola DROID X2 has a 540 x 960-pixel resolution on its 4.3-inch LCD display and Samsung Droid Charge offers a 480 x 800-pixel resolution on its 4.3-inch Super AMOLED Plus display.Although it has a lower resolution than the display in the DROID X2, it is considered one of the best in the business.


Battery Life:

Motorola and Verizon state that the Droid X2 should be able to provide around 480 minutes of usage and 220 hours of standby time.The Droid X2 has the 1540mAh lithium-ion battery, and the Charge has 1600 mAh lithium-ion battery which is slightly more powerful than the Droid X2.The talk time and stand-by time of Charge is 11.00 hours and 280 hours respectively.


DROID X2 by Motorola has GPS /AGPS, Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity and there is support for DLNA and Mobile HotSpot, which enables to share 3G connection up to five devices Wi-Fi-enabled.Charge offers Bluetooth 3.0, 802.11 Wi-Fi b/g/n connectivity,HDMI-out, aGPS, Mobile hotspot and DLNA capability.Droid Charge also supports sharing its 4G LTE connection with up to 10 Wi-Fi enabled devices.

Browser & Messaging:

Charge offers HTML, WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML 5 support MMS, SMS, IM, Email and Push Email and Motorolas Driod X2 provides HTML, XHTML, HTML 5, Android Webkit Browser, SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email and IM for browser and messaging.

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