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Gallery: Droid vs. iPhone

A brief gallery of the Droid from Motorola and Verizon Wireless. First by itself, then next to my beat-up iPhone 3GS. The Droid is definitely boxier and bulkier, but hey, you've got to put all those features (like its physical keyboard) somewhere.
Written by Jason D. O'Grady, Contributor on

I've posted a gallery of the Droid smartphone by Motorola and Verizon Wireless. The first several photos are views of the handset by itself and the last provides a comparison to the iPhone. The hardware design of Droid is solid if a little bulky. It's larger and heavier than the iPhone (6 oz. vs. 4.8 oz.) but that's a side-effect of the slide out keyboard. The keyboard requires some effort to slide up and isn't spring-assisted like some other devices like the Sidekick. The keyboard itself is disappointing and mushy as I said in my review, but there's always the virtual keyboard which arrived in Android 1.5 (Cupcake).

Check out all the pictures here.

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