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Apple iPod touch vs Samsung Galaxy Pocket

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Apple iPod touch Remove phone

Posted: 13 Sep 2007
Market Status: Released
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Samsung Galaxy Pocket Remove phone

Posted: 06 Mar 2012
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeTabletSmart phone 
OSiOS (1.x)Android (2.3.6) TouchWiz UX UI 
Dimensions4.30 x 2.40 x 0.31 inches (109 x 61 x 8 mm)4.08 x 2.26 x 0.47 inches (103.7 x 57.5 x 12 mm) 
Weight4.20 oz (119 g)
the average is 14.6 oz (417 g)
3.42 oz (97 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.5 inches2.8 inches 
Resolution320 x 480 pixels240 x 320 pixels 
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

165 ppi143 ppi 
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

LCDTFT 
Colors 262 144 
TouchscreenMulti-touchMulti-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor  
Camera
Camera 2 megapixels 
Features Smile detection, Exposure compensation, White balance presets, Geo tagging, Panorama, Scenes, Effects, Self-timer 
Camcorder 320x240 (QVGA) (15 fps) 
Hardware
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

 Single core, 832 MHz 
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

128 MB RAM  
Built-in storage32 GB3 GB 
Storage expansion microSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time 15.83 hours
the average is 12 h (699 min)
 
Stand-by time 21.7 days (520 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)
 
Talk time (3G) 6.00 hours
the average is 15 h (925 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G) 19.2 days (460 hours)
the average is 23 days (546 h)
 
Capacity 1200 mAh 
Not user replaceableYes  
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Genre, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Preset equalizerAlbum art cover, Background playback 
Radio FM, Stereo, RDS 
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker 
YouTube playerYesYes 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services support YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+ 
Technology
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS 900, 2100 MHz 
Data HSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS 
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

 A-GPS 
Navigation Yes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth 3.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g802.11 b, g, n 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectorProprietarymicroUSB 
FeaturesUSB chargingMass storage device, USB charging 
OtherComputer sync, OTA syncComputer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
Notifications Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometer, Compass 
Other Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Availability
Officially announced13 Sep 200706 Mar 2012 

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