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Asus Padfone 2 (16GB) vs Razer Phone

Side by side comparison between Asus Padfone 2 vs Razer Phone phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

Compare Razer Phone XAsus Padfone 2 (16GB)03Points
Asus Padfone 2 (16GB)





32bit Quad


(Non removable)

Razer Phone





64bit Octa


(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Razer Phone

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Padfone 2 (16GB)3 Advantages Asus Padfone 2 (16GB)vsPhone21 Advantages Razer Phone
+135 grams (4.73 ounces)46%
vs197 grams (6.9 ounces)
+TFT Super IPS+Advantage
TFT Super IPS+ display is brighter and more vivid
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
1.5Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs+2.35Ghz 64bit Octa-Core113%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2GB LPDDR2vs+8GB LPDDR43 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
16GBvs+64GB (52GB available)2 times
More internal storage for applications and files
Not supportedvs+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
9 millimeters (0.35 inches)vs+8 millimeters (0.31 inches)13%
720x1280 pixelsvs+1440x2560 pixels3 times
Higher resolution screen
312 PPIvs+515 PPI65%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
Larger screen
(back) 13MPvs+(dual camera) 12MP + 12MP85%
Higher resolution main camera
LED flashvs+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Only digital zoomvs+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
(front) 1.2MPvs+(front) 8MP6 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Full HD (1920x1080)vs+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
(front) HD (1280x720)vs+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICSvs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
(4G LTE) 100 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps9 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
2140 mAhvs+4000 mAh87%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
4.0 + A2DPvs+4.1 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.1 + A2DP is newer and faster
USB 2.0 proprietary connectorvs+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.

19 Common items in both devices
16 million
Autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Proximity sensor
+12 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresAsus Padfone 2 (16GB)Razer Phone
ModelPadfone 2 (16GB)Phone
Other model namesAsus Padfone 2, Asus Pad Fone 2, Asus A68Razer Phone 1 RZ35-0215, Razer 1 gamer phone, Razer Cheryl
Country or region availablefeature not registered(Europe)(Global, International)CanadaUSA
(Europe), (Global, International), Canada, USA
Release dateDecember, 2012November, 2017
Depth9 millimeters (0.35 inches)8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)68.9 x 137.9 millimeters (2.71 x 5.43 in)77.7 x 158.5 millimeters (3.06 x 6.24 in)
Weight135 grams (4.73 ounces)197 grams (6.9 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Asus Padfone 2 (16GB)Razer Phone
Operating systemAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICSAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareAsus Padfone 2 (16GB)Razer Phone
Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ806464bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processor1.5Ghz Quad-Core KraitOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 320Qualcomm Adreno 540
Internal storage16GB64GB (52GB available)
External storageNot supportedUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayAsus Padfone 2 (16GB)Razer Phone
Display typeTFT Super IPS+TFT-IGZO
Screen size4.7" inches5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~64.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~72.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1440x2560 pixels (16:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)312 PPI515 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla GlassGorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registered120Hz, 380 nits
Mobile networksAsus Padfone 2 (16GB)Razer Phone
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload100/50 Mbps1024/150 Mbps
Network technology2G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat16 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingAsus Padfone 2 (16GB)Razer Phone
MessagingSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraAsus Padfone 2 (16GB)Razer Phone
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels(dual camera)
12 megapixels
12MP telephotof/2.61/3.4"1.0µm2x-optical-zoom
Main camera resolution4032x3224 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered25mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusfeature not registeredSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorfeature not registeredNot supported
HDRfeature not registeredHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraAsus Padfone 2 (16GB)Razer Phone
Front camera (secondary)1.2 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x960 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaAsus Padfone 2 (16GB)Razer Phone
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityAsus Padfone 2 (16GB)Razer Phone
USBUSB 2.0 proprietary connectorUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputMicro-B USB MHLNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP4.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNAfeature not registeredNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portfeature not registeredNot supported
Other functionsAsus Padfone 2 (16GB)Razer Phone
Active noise cancellationfeature not registeredSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5, Flash playerHTML, XHTML, HTML5
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, White
- ASUS SonicMaster sound
- ASUS Waveshare UI
- HDMI 1.4a
- Wi-Fi dual-band
- Wi-Fi hotspot
- Optional: Padfone Station with 10.1 inches IPS display, 1280x800 pixels, 5000 mAh battery, 514g
- Java framework
- Colors: Black
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Dolby ATMOS
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyAsus Padfone 2 (16GB)Razer Phone
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity2140 mAh4000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging18W Fast battery charging
Quick Charge 4+
Talk time autonomy960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 day1680 minutes | 28 hours | 1.2 days
Standby21120 minutes | 352 hours | 14.7 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateAsus Padfone 2 (16GB)Razer Phone
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered

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