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LG GW620 vs LG New Chocolate BL40

LG GW620 Remove phone

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PA Rating - 7.5
User Rating - 10

Posted: 22 Jul 2009
Market Status: Released

LG New Chocolate BL40 Remove phone

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PA Rating - 9
User Rating - 8.8

Posted: 16 Jul 2009
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneFeature phone 
OSAndroid (1.5)  
Dimensions4.29 x 2.15 x 0.63 inches (109 x 54.5 x 15.9 mm)5.04 x 2.01 x 0.43 inches (128 x 51 x 10.9 mm) 
Weight4.90 oz (139 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
4.55 oz (129 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.0 inches4.0 inches 
Resolution320 x 480 pixels345 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.

192 ppi218 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 
FeaturesProximity sensorLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass 
Camera
Camera5 megapixels5 megapixels 
FlashLEDLED 
FeaturesAutofocus, Digital zoom, Geo taggingCMOS image sensor, Autofocus, Digital zoom 
Camcorder320x240 (QVGA) (30 fps)640x480 (VGA) (30 fps) 
Features Video calling 
Front-facing camera Yes 
Hardware
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 storage0.166 GB1 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time10.00 hours
the average is 12 h (746 min)
6.00 hours
the average is 12 h (746 min)
 
Stand-by time12.5 days (300 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
16.7 days (400 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
 
Talk time (3G)5.00 hours
the average is 13 h (769 min)
5.00 hours
the average is 13 h (769 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G) 15.4 days (370 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
 
Capacity1500 mAh1000 mAh 
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Multimedia
RadioFMFM, FM Transmiter 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS900, 2100 MHz900, 2100 MHz 
DataEDGE, UMTS, HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/sHSDPA 7.2 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.

GPSGPS 
NavigationYes  
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR2.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g802.11 b, g 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
Features Mass storage device 
OtherComputer sync, OTA syncTV-Out, DLNA, Computer sync, SyncML 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (72 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometer 
OtherVoice recordingVoice recording 
Availability
Officially announced14 Sep 200907 Jul 2009 

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