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LG GT505 vs Alcatel OT-995

LG GT505 Remove phone

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PA Rating - 7
User Rating - 7

Posted: 20 Jul 2009
Market Status: Released

Alcatel OT-995 Remove phone

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PA Rating - 5.5
User Rating - 5.8

Posted: 08 Feb 2012
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeFeature phoneSmart phone 
OS Android (2.3.4) 
Dimensions4.21 x 2.20 x 0.47 inches (107 x 56 x 12 mm)5.00 x 2.68 x 0.39 inches (127 x 68 x 9.8 mm) 
Weight3.46 oz (98 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
4.37 oz (124 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.0 inches4.3 inches 
Resolution240 x 400 pixels480 x 800 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 ppi217 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 14416 777 216 
TouchscreenYesMulti-touch 
Features Light sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera5 megapixels5 megapixels 
FlashLEDLED 
FeaturesDigital zoomAutofocus, Geo tagging 
CamcorderYes1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps) 
FeaturesVideo calling  
Front-facing cameraYes0.3 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, ARM9Single core, 1400 MHz 
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.

128 MB RAM / 256 MB ROM512 MB RAM / 2048 MB ROM 
Built-in storage0.05 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 8 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time3.33 hours
the average is 12 h (745 min)
  
Stand-by time14.6 days (350 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
  
Capacity1000 mAh1500 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter by Album, Artist, Playlists 
Features Album art cover, Background playback 
RadioFMFM, Stereo, RDS 
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker 
YouTube player Yes 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services support Facebook, YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+, Twitter 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS900, 2100 MHz900, 2100 MHz 
DataEDGE, UMTS, HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/sHSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS 
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-GPSA-GPS, Glonass 
Navigation Yes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.0, EDR3.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g802.11 b, g, n 
Mobile hotspot Yes 
USBYesUSB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
Features Mass storage device, USB charging 
HDMI Yes 
OtherUMA, Computer syncDLNA, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometer, Compass 
OtherVoice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Availability
Officially announced29 May 2009  

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