Summary: HTC's Droid Eris doesn't get a lot of attention. It was launched by Verizon Wireless last fall, in the shadow of the , a phone that's continuously splashed on billboards and hyped in TV ads. The Droid Eris, meanwhile, is a quieter Android phone. But it's one that's well worth your attention.
Conclusion: The HTC Droid DNA is a terrific phone and should be a top choice for Verizon customers. It has a beautiful display, the best camera on the market and plenty of power for games, movies or whatever you throw at it.
Excerpt: Quite a few people (myself included) have mentioned the larger size on some of the new Android phones, namely the Droid X and also the HTC EVO 4G. That said, in this case I am referring to the Droid X and will offer a few images to show off the size comparison between that and
Excerpt: If the Motorola Droid is too much and too expensive an Android phone for you, Verizon now offers an entry level Android phone, the HTC Droid Eris, for half the price ($99 with contract and post-rebate). Even though oddly named for the Greek god of strife, Eris provides anything but.
The HTC Droid Incredible Review, Clearly Better than the Nexus One
6 April 2010
Conclusion: The HTC Incredible gave me a strange mix of great and terrible battery life in my tests. While 3G talk time was nearly 6 hours (HTC’s specs were actually very accurate here), its 3G web browsing battery life was abysmal.
Summary: If the Motorola DROID is too complex for your smartphone tastes, Verizon’s other droid-enabled phone, the HTC ERIS, might just be right in your wheelhouse. The simpler and slimmer DROID ERIS ditches the QWERTY keyboard, yet still retains most of the flash and high-end style of the Motorola DROID.
Excerpt: The HTC Droid Eris might be the little brother to the Droid (made by Motorola), but it’s still a solid phone in its own right. Looking past the fact that it’s been largely overshadowed by the flagship Droid, the Droid Eris is going to be a good pick for any number of Verizon subscribers who want a...
Conclusion: When everything is said and done, the HTC DROID ERIS is a worthy smartphone, as it has a lot of features packed into a slim and attractive device. The Sense UI makes it unique from the Motorola DROID, as it allows for more customizations, but the lower resolution display and lack of a physical...
Pros: Sense UI customizations, Device feels comfortable in the hand, Good call quality and signal reception, Produces nice looking photos
Cons: Display shows pixelation with text in the web browser, Lag when opening or changing between programs, Not as much talk time as the Motorola Droid
Conclusion: I highly recommend you look at the other postings in this series, but I really liked this phone. It is not an easy call between it and the Droid. I still feel comfortable with my comparison of the Droid Eris vs. Droid . Depending on your preferences, one of these two phones may be a clear winner.