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HTC Vivida vs Apple iPod touch 4th generation

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Posted: 27 Aug 2004
Market Status: Released

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Posted: 01 Sep 2010
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneTablet 
OSWindows Mobile Standard (2003)iOS (6.1, 6, 5.1, 5, 4.x) 
Dimensions 4.40 x 2.30 x 0.28 inches (112 x 58 x 7 mm) 
Weight 3.56 oz (101 g)
the average is 16.4 oz (467 g)
 
Display
Physical size 3.5 inches 
Resolution176 x 220 pixels640 x 960 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.

 326 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 536  
Touchscreen Multi-touch 
Features Light sensor 
Camera
Camera0.3 megapixels VGA0.7 megapixels 
FlashYes  
FeaturesDigital zoom, CMOS image sensor, Effects  
Camcorder352x288 (CIF)1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps) 
Features Video calling 
Front-facing camera 0.3 megapixels VGA 
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

 Apple A4 
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 
Graphics processor Yes 
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.

 256 MB RAM 
Built-in storage 64 GB 
Storage expansionSD, MMC  
Battery
Talk time3.00 hours
the average is 12 h (745 min)
  
Stand-by time4.2 days (100 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
  
Capacity 930 mAh 
Not user replaceable Yes 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter by Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists 
Features Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer 
RadioFM  
Internet browsing
BrowserInternet Explorer MobileSafari 
Technology
CDMA

CDMA - Code Division Multiple Access. A technique of multiplexing, also called spread spectrum, in which analog signals are converted into digital form for transmission. For each communication channel, the signals are encoded in a sequence known to the transmitter and the receiver for that channel. The foremost application is digital cellular phone technology from QUALCOMM that operates in the 800MHz band and 1.9GHz PCS band. CDMA phones are noted for their excellent call quality and long battery life.

800, 1900 MHz  
Connectivity
BluetoothYes2.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi 802.11 b, g, n 
USBYesUSB 2.0 
Connector Proprietary 
Features USB charging 
OtherComputer sync, Infrared, SyncMLComputer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsVibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone  
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice recording  
Availability
Officially announced 01 Sep 2010 

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