HTC Wildfire Touchscreen is enabled with Multi touch input method and an optical track pad. The touch sensitive controls in the phone are really an added advantage of the handset. Fire XT311 meanwhile is an Android powered smart phone. The handset works with the Android version 3.0 Gingerbread OS. The touchscreen display is a capacitive touchscreen. In HTC Wildfire it's an Android OS v 2.1 Eclair.
The processor for HTC is Qualcomm MSM 72225 528 MHz. The Android version is up gradable to a version 2.2.The CPU in Motorola is a 600 MHz ARM 11 processor with Adreno GPU and a Qualcomm MSM7227-1 chipset.
The phone design is a bar for both the handsets. HTC Wildfire is 106.8 X 60.4 X 12 mm in dimension. Fire is 116 X 58 X 13.5 mm. Wild fire comes in a black, brown, white, red and silver colour. Motorola has limited the colour to just black.
Wildfire comes with a 3.2 inch display with TFT touchscreen with a 16 M colour support. The key pattern is a standard virtual QWERTY. The display is capable of giving out images of 240 X 320 pixel resolutions. For Fire the display is set with a 2.8 inch TFT with 256 k colour support. It's a full QWERTY keypad in the handset.
A 5 MP camera is fitted to Wildfire with a 2592 X 1944 pixel support and integrated features like an autofocus; LED flash etc is also present. In Motorola Fire a 3.2 MP camera device can be found. It's capable of a 2048 X 1536 pixel support. Video recording is at a 480 pixels per second. The multimedia players in both the phones are capable of playing multi format files of audio and video.
In Wildfire, the data storing can be done in the 384 MB RAM assisted by a 512 MB ROM. A microSD card inserted to the slot provided in the device can give up to 32 GB memory expandability. Fire at the same time comes with a 256 MB RAM and a 512 MB ROM. In addition to it's on the board storage of 150 MB, the memory can be expanded to a 32 GB with an external microSD card.
HTC Wildfire can be owned at a price in India of RS 9,999 and Motorola Fire at a price in India of RS 8,999.