Aaron puts the LG Nexus 5 up against the HTC One in a dogfight battle. The Nexus 5 offers a 2.3 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 CPU, 4.95-inch 1080p HD display, 2 GB of RAM, 8-megapixel camera with 1080p HD recording and OIS, 2,300 mAh battery, Android 4.4 KitKat, and 4G LTE connectivity. The HTC One packs a 1.7 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 600 CPU, 4.7-inch 1080p HD display, 4-ultrapixel camera with 1080p HD recording, 2 GB of RAM, 2,300 mAh battery, Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with HTC Sense 5, and 4G LTE connectivity.
The appeal of the Nexus 5 includes the low price point, Android 4.4 KitKat, and 4G LTE connectivity (a new feature from the Nexus 4). The HTC One's appeal includes BlinkFeed, HTC Zoe capabilities, and a metal exterior. Which will take home the gold medal? Part 2 of 2.