Starmobile Up vs MyPhone Rio
MyPhone Rio might have finally met its match with the new Starmobile Up. That’s why we’re comparing their features to see which one is better.
Both handsets have 5-inch display, quad core processor, 8MP camera, 1GB of RAM and ₱4,999 official suggested retail price. However, they also have several differences which are clearly seen in the table below.
Comparison of Starmobile Up and MyPhone Rio:
|Feature||Starmobile Up||MyPhone Rio|
|Processor||1.3GHz Quad Core MediaTek MT6582M||1.3GHz Quad Core MediaTek MT6582M|
|Operating System||Android 4.4 Kitkat||Android 4.2 Jelly Bean|
|Display||5.0-Inch IPS @ 854 x 480 Pixels or 196 PPI||5.0-Inch HD IPS @ 1280 x 720 Pixels or 295 PPI|
|Screen Protection||Scratch Resistant Glass + Screen Protector||Screen Protector|
|GPU||Dual Core Mali-400 MP2||Dual Core Mali-400 MP2|
|Main Camera||8.0 Megapixels with Autofocus, BSI Sensor and LED Flash||8.0 Megapixels with Autofocus, BSI Sensor and LED Flash|
|Front Camera||2.0 Megapixel with Fixed Focus||2.0 Megapixel with Fixed Focus|
|MicroSD Card||Yes, up to 32GB||Yes, up to 32GB|
|Dual SIM Support||Yes, Regular + Micro||Yes, Regular + Regular|
|Networks||3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE and GPRS||3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE and GPRS|
|Wireless Connectivity||Wi-Fi, Wireless Display, Bluetooth, A-GPS and FM Radio||Wi-Fi, Wireless Display, Bluetooth, A-GPS and FM Radio|
|Wired Connectivity||USB OTG Support, MicroUSB and 3.5mm Audio Jack||USB OTG Support, MicroUSB and 3.5mm Audio Jack|
|Assistant Sensors||Accelerometer, Bosh Proximity Sensor and Ambient Light Sensor||Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor and Magnetic Sensor|
|Dimensions & Weight||146 x 73 x 9.99mm @ 173 grams||146 x 74 x 9.3 mm @ 167 grams|
|Battery||2,000mAh Li-ion||2,000mAh Li-ion|
|Available Colors||Black and White||Black, White, Blue, Green, Yellow, Red and Orange|
|Exclusive Apps||Starmobile Sync||Pinoy App, TARA (old version)|
|Additional Features||Double Tap to Wake and Multi-point gestures||Clever Motion|
|Facebook Likes||Starmobile Up||MyPhone Rio|
Which one is better for you?
Now, which of the Starmobile Up and MyPhone Rio do you think deserves your ₱4,999 better? Tell us why in the comments below!