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HP Pre3 GSM vs Palm Pre Plus GSM

HP Pre3 GSM Remove phone

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Posted: 09 Feb 2011
Market Status: Released

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PA Rating - 8.5
User Rating - 9.2

Posted: 22 Mar 2010
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSwebOS (2.2)webOS (1.4) 
Dimensions4.37 x 2.52 x 0.63 inches (111 x 64 x 16 mm)3.96 x 2.34 x 0.67 inches (100.5 x 59.5 x 16.9 mm) 
Weight5.50 oz (156 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (136 g)
4.89 oz (138 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (136 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.6 inches3.1 inches 
Resolution480 x 800 pixels320 x 480 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.

261 ppi186 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.

 TFT 
Colors16 777 21616 777 216 
TouchscreenMulti-touchMulti-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensorLight sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera5 megapixels3 megapixels 
FlashLEDLED 
FeaturesAutofocus, Geo taggingGeo tagging 
Camcorder1280x720 (720p HD)640x480 (VGA) 
FeaturesVideo calling  
Front-facing camera0.3 megapixels VGA  
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, 1400 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.

512 MB RAM  
Built-in storage8 GB16 GB 
Battery
Talk time 5.00 hours
the average is 12 h (736 min)
 
Stand-by time 14.6 days (350 hours)
the average is 21 days (505 h)
 
Capacity1230 mAh1150 mAh 
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Multimedia
YouTube playerYes  
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportFacebook, Twitter  
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS900, 1900, 2100 MHz850, 1900 MHz 
DataHSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGEHSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGE 
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-GPSGPS 
NavigationYesYes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR2.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n802.11 b, g 
Mobile hotspotYes  
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB charging  
OtherTethering, Computer sync, OTA syncComputer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Additional microphone/sfor Noise cancellation  
SensorsAccelerometer, CompassAccelerometer 
OtherVoice recordingVoice recording 
Availability
Officially announced09 Feb 201122 Mar 2010 
Shopping information
MSRP price $ 150 

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