HD Phones group test

Group test: Android, Apple and Symbian 720p phones for movies

Image 1 of 5 Sony Ericsson Vivaz
Sony Ericsson Vivaz
Image 2 of 5 Acer Stream
Acer Stream
Image 3 of 5 Motorola Milestone XT720
Motorola Milestone XT720
Image 4 of 5 Apple iPhone 4
Apple iPhone 4
Image 5 of 5 Samsung Wave
Samsung Wave

Shoot hi-def movie clips on these smartphones

A growing number of high-end mobiles feature HD recording with 720p fast becoming the norm. The Flip Mino should be concerned and you should be checking them out. Note: this test is based on video performance not overall phone performance.

Best: Variable Settings

Sony Ericsson Vivaz


Love: Great video and lots of tweakable settings

Hate: Terrible OS

Read the full review Link: Sony Ericsson

Best: Video Quality

Samsung Wave


Love: Quality HD video, AMOLED screen

Hate: No HDMI

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Best: Onboard Editing

Apple iPhone 4 16GB


Love: Great HD results, the iMovie app

Hate: No HDMI or tweakable settings

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Best: Connected

Acer Stream


Love: Sharp screen, HDMI

Hate: Weak, washed out video results. No flash

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Best: Still Images

Motorola Milestone XT720


Love: HDMI Port, Xenon flash for the stills camera

Hate: Poor in low light

Read the full review Link: Motorola