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LG GT500 vs LG Optimus

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LG GT500 Remove phone

Posted: 04 Aug 2009
Market Status: Released
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LG Optimus Remove phone

Posted: 08 Jan 2010
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device type Smart phone 
OS Android (2.1, 1.6) 
Dimensions4.21 x 2.15 x 0.46 inches (107 x 54.5 x 11.8 mm)4.29 x 2.15 x 0.50 inches (109 x 54.5 x 12.7 mm) 
Weight3.46 oz (98 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
4.07 oz (116 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.0 inches3.0 inches 
Resolution240 x 400 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.

155 ppi192 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.

TFTTFT 
Colors262 144262 144 
TouchscreenYesYes 
Camera
Camera5 megapixels3 megapixels 
FlashYes  
FeaturesAutofocusAutofocus, Face detection 
CamcorderYesYes 
FeaturesVideo calling  
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.

 600 MHz 
Built-in storage0.06 GB0.12 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHCmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time4.00 hours
the average is 12 h (707 min)
5.50 hours
the average is 12 h (707 min)
 
Stand-by time12.5 days (300 hours)
the average is 20 days (490 h)
20.8 days (500 hours)
the average is 20 days (490 h)
 
Talk time (3G) 4.33 hours
the average is 15 h (901 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G) 20.8 days (500 hours)
the average is 29 days (705 h)
 
Capacity 1500 mAh 
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Multimedia
RadioFMFM 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services support Facebook, Twitter 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS900, 2100 MHz900, 2100 MHz 
DataHSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGEHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, 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, A-GPS 
Navigation Yes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.02.1, EDR 
Wi-FiYesYes 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
Features Mass storage device 
OtherComputer syncTethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometer 
OtherVoice recordingVoice recording 
Availability
Officially announced 07 Jan 2010 

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