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LG Prime vs LG Vu Plus

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LG Prime Remove phone

Posted: 23 Jun 2010
Market Status: Released
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LG Vu Plus Remove phone

Posted: 25 May 2010
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeFeature phoneFeature phone 
Dimensions4.25 x 2.08 x 0.50 inches (108 x 53 x 13 mm)4.31 x 2.10 x 0.60 inches (109 x 53 x 15 mm) 
Weight3.14 oz (89 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
3.95 oz (112 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.0 inches3.0 inches 
Resolution240 x 400 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.

155 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.

TFTTFT 
Colors262 144262 144 
TouchscreenYesYes 
Camera
Camera2 megapixels3 megapixels 
FeaturesDigital zoomAutofocus 
CamcorderYesYes 
Hardware
Built-in storage0.048 GB0.05 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 16 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 16 GB 
Battery
Talk time4.00 hours
the average is 12 h (740 min)
3.00 hours
the average is 12 h (740 min)
 
Stand-by time16.0 days (384 hours)
the average is 20 days (492 h)
12.0 days (288 hours)
the average is 20 days (492 h)
 
Capacity900 mAh950 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
FeaturesMusic recognition, Custom equalizerMusic recognition 
RadioFM  
Broadcast Mobile TVYesMediaFlo 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS 850, 1900 MHz 
DataEDGEHSDPA 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.

 A-GPS 
Navigation Turn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR2.0, EDR 
USBUSB 2.0Yes 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
OtherComputer syncComputer sync 
Other features
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibilityM3, T3  
OtherVoice recording, TTY/TDDVoice recording, TTY/TDD 
Availability
Officially announced 24 May 2010 
Shopping information
MSRP price$ 70  

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