|MyPhone VORTEX vs ICEBERG - the battle of Agua series, which of the two will have a mass appeal to Filipinos?|
As "Battle of local mobile brand Quad Core flagship Android Phones" continues, latest MyPhone Agua VORTEX will join with Cherry Mobile COSMOS X, X2, S and Z, StarMobile DIAMOND V3 and V7, Torque Droidz MOTION, SKK Mobile PLATINUM, Arc Mobile MEMO and Cloudfone Thrill 450Q and Thrill 530QX in the arena.
MyPhone VORTEX is the sequel and a little brother of ICEBERG - first of Agua series. Below are the comparison of the two.
MyPhone Agua VORTEX vs ICEBERG Price, Features and Specs Comparison
Price: P12,388 (VORTEX, official price) or P516.17 for 24 months at 0% interest rate on any participating major credit cards, P11,988 or P499.50 for 24 months (ICEBERG). A price difference of P400.
Features: Dual SIM, Multi-Video Display, Wireless Display, Clever Motion, TARA and USB OTG (VORTEX), Dual SIM, FM Radio, GPS and A-GPS capable, USB OTG, Clever Motion (Wave to Capture Image, Wave to DIM, Clever Dial and Flip to Mute), Wireless Display (TV out like feature that is wireless), TARA (Theft Apprehension and Asset Recovery Application, a built in Anti-Theft technology, a Pinoy made App) and Lightweight (ICEBERG)
Freebies: 8 GB SD card (VORTEX)
Physical Design: Aluminum Frame and brushed-metal finish back cover, No Philippine Map on back cover (VORTEX), No Philippine Map on back cover, 3 Soft Capacitive Buttons, Encased on Silver and Aluminum body, 220 grams and 8.9mm slim (ICEBERG)
CPU: 1.2 GHz MediaTek MT6589 Quad Core processor (VORTEX), 1.2 GHz MediaTek MT6589 Quad Core processor (ICEBERG)
GPU: Both PowerVR SGX544
OS: Both Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean - JB
Screen: 5.0" HD IPS Display with Corning Gorilla Glass 2 (VORTEX), 5.7" HD IPS 10 point Multi-Touch Display with Corning Gorilla Glass 2 for scratch protection (ICEBERG)
Resolution: Both 720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel per Inch: 295 ppi (VORTEX), 258 ppi (ICEBERG)
RAM: Both 1 GB
Internal Memory: 16GB expandable up to 32GB via microSD card (VORTEX), 16GB expandable via USB OTG (ICEBERG)
Camera: Both sports a dual camera, 13MP rear Sony BSI with LED Flash and 5MP front (VORTEX), 12MP rear, Autofocus with LED Flash and BSI and 5MP front (ICEBERG)
Connectivity: Both WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, micro-USB, 3.5mm audio jack port, GSM Tri-Band and 3G/HSPA+ capable.
Sensors: Both with Light, Proximity, Motion and Magnetic
AnTuTu Benchmark Score: 12,771 (ICEBERG)
Battery: 2000 mAh - removable (VORTEX), 2600 mAh - fixed/non-removable (ICEBERG)
Availability/Released Date: MyPhone VORTEX is available on Automatic Centre while ICEBERG is already available in the market nationwide.
I'll update the full specs as long as more information is available. Stay tuned.
MyPhone VORTEX Pros:
+ 13MP with Sony sensor/5MP cameras
+ Removable battery and expandable memory via microSD
+ Higher ppi
+ More handy
MyPhone ICEBERG Pros:
+ Large display
+ High capacity battery
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