Which smartphone has the higest screen resolution

Which smartphone has the highest screen resolution - Phones have come a long way in the last couple of years. Where once there was an undisputed king - the iPhone - there is now a game of thrones being played out to be top of the smartphones heap (probably a mixed metaphor there). One way to judge a mobile devices' worth is by looking at which smartphone has the highest screen resolution, so that's exactly what we're going to do here. See also Group test: What's the best smartphone?

Before we delve into the good stuff let's do what we were all taught to do in GCSE/O-Level science and talk about methodology. As there are almost as many different screen sizes as there are smartphones, we think the only fair way to measure the resolution is in terms of pixels per inch (PPI), rather than the total number of pixels on a phone. That's fair enough, right? Good. Let's go.

Which smartphone has the highest screen resolution?

BlackBerry Z10 screen resolution1) BlackBerry Z10

PPI: 355

Pixels: 768 x 1280

Size: 4.2-inch


HTC Windows Phone 8x-2) HTC Windows Phone 8x

PPI: 342 ppi

Pixels: 720 x 1280

Size: 4.3-inch


-2) Sony Xperia SSony Xperia S

PPI: 342 ppi

Pixels: 720 x 1280

Size: 4.3-inch


Nokia lumia 9204) Nokia lumia 920

PPI: 332 ppi

Pixels: 768 x 1280

Size: 4.5-inch


Phone 4S SCREEN RES5) iPhone 4S

PPI: 330 ppi

Pixels: 640 x 960

Size: 3.5-inch


iPhone 56) iPhone 5

PPI: 326 ppi

Pixels: 640 x 1136

Size: 4.0-inch


Nokia E67) Nokia E6

PPI: 325 ppi

Pixels: 640 x 480

Size: 2.4-inch


Sony Xperia Ion8) Sony Xperia Ion

PPI: 323

Pixels: 720 x 1280

Size: 4.5-inch


Nexus 49) Nexus 4

PPI: 318 ppi

Pixels: 768 x 1280

Size: 4.7-inch


HTC One X+10) HTC One X+

PPI: 312

Pixels: 720 x 1280

Size: 4.7-inch