Dennis Kneale, in a piece titled “Google Trounces the iPhone” for The Daily Beast, offers only these reasons (along with Google’s embrace of “openness”):
Both are digital dreams, but the Droid X (the X is for “extreme,”
though it also will resonate with fans of porn. Brand bonus!) does
some cool things iPhone can’t, such as shooting high-def video,
which can be linked by broadband cable directly into your HDTV set
and played instantly.
Sure would be great if the iPhone 4 could shoot HD video.