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Kyocera Rise vs LG Rumor Reflex

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Kyocera Rise Remove phone

Posted: 08 May 2012
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Sprint, Ting
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LG Rumor Reflex Remove phone

Posted: 09 Mar 2012
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - U.S. Cellular, Boost Mobile

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneFeature phone 
OSAndroid (4.0)  
Dimensions4.45 x 2.38 x 0.56 inches (113.0 x 60.5 x 14.3 mm)4.2 x 2.1 x 0.6 inches (107 x 53 x 15 mm) 
Weight4.23 oz (157 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
4.7 oz (133 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.5 inches3.0 inches 
Resolution320 x 480 pixels240 x 400 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 ppi155 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.

IPS LCDTFT 
Colors 262 144 
TouchscreenMulti-touchYes 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor  
Camera
Camera3.2 megapixels2 megapixels 
FlashLED  
FeaturesGeo tagging  
CamcorderYes320x240 (QVGA) 
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.

Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8655  
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, 1000 MHz  
Graphics processorYes  
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 storage2 GB0.052 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHCmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time8.60 hours
the average is 12 h (699 min)
5.30 hours
the average is 12 h (699 min)
 
Stand-by time 10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)
 
Capacity1500 mAh1000 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Playlists  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback  
SpeakersEarpiece, LoudspeakerEarpiece, Loudspeaker 
YouTube playerYes  
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportYouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+  
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, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz800, 1900 MHz 
DataEV-DO Rev.AEV-DO 
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.

GPSGPS, S-GPS 
NavigationYes  
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR3.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n  
Mobile hotspotYes  
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingUSB charging 
OtherComputer sync, OTA syncComputer sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometer, Compass  
Hearing aid compatibilityM4, T4M4, T4 
OtherVoice dialing (Speaker independent), Voice commands (Speaker independent), Voice recording, TTY/TDD  
Availability
Officially announced08 May 2012  

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