We know you guys wanted to see the next generation of Android phones go head to head and now you've got it! CNET Asia just got their hands on both the HTC Magic and Samsung I7500 and put them side-by-side under the glaring light of the camera with nothing to protect themselves with. It's a good old fashioned head to head, photo shootout!

After seeing these pictures, we can safely say that whichever device you decide to buy, HTC Magic or Samsung I7500, we're confident that you're going to get a super sexy device with a powerful OS. Personally, we like the HTC Magic just a tick better, but that can change on any given day.

Which one do you guys like better? HTC Magic or Samsung I7500?

hit the jump for the rest of the photos of the HTC Magic vs Samsung I7500!

side by side

Samsung I7500 on top of HTC Magic

Side angle, as you can see the Samsung I7500 lacks a chin (tear?)

upright, same height and thickness it seems

back shot

bottom shot


Samsung I7500 on top of the HTC Magic