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BlackBerry 7290 vs Nokia Asha 205

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BlackBerry 7290 Remove phone

Posted: 29 Sep 2004
Market Status: Released
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Nokia Asha 205 Remove phone

Posted: 27 Nov 2012
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneFeature phone 
OSBlackBerrySeries 40 UI 
Dimensions4.50 x 2.90 x 0.90 inches (113 x 75 x 22 mm)4.44 x 2.41 x 0.51 inches (112.8 x 61.1 x 13 mm) 
Weight4.90 oz (139 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
3.32 oz (94 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
 
Display
Physical size 2.4 inches 
Resolution240 x 160 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.

 167 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.

TFTLCD 
Colors65 53665 536 
Camera
Camera 0.3 megapixels VGA 
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

 F2.8 
Features White balance presets, Digital zoom, Self-timer 
Camcorder Resolution, 176 x 144 pixels 10 fps 
Hardware
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.

4 MB RAM / 32 MB ROM16 MB RAM 
Built-in storage 0.064 GB 
Storage expansion microSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time4.00 hours
the average is 12 h (707 min)
11.00 hours
the average is 12 h (707 min)
 
Stand-by time9.0 days (216 hours)
the average is 20 days (490 h)
37.1 days (891 hours)
the average is 20 days (490 h)
 
Capacity1000 mAh1020 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter by Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists 
Features Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer 
Radio FM, Stereo, RDS, Recording option 
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services support Facebook 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
DataGPRSEDGE, GPRS 
Connectivity
BluetoothYes2.1, EDR 
USBYes  
OtherComputer syncSyncML 
Other features
NotificationsService lights, Vibration, SpeakerphonePolyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Silent mode 
OtherTTY/TDDVoice recording 
Availability
Officially announced 26 Nov 2012 

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