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Micromax A78 vs Motorola PRO+

Micromax A78 Remove phone

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Posted: 08 Aug 2012
Market Status: Released

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Posted: 31 Aug 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSAndroid (2.3)Android (2.3) 
Dimensions4.72 x 2.50 x 0.43 inches (120 x 63.5 x 10.9 mm)4.70 x 2.44 x 0.46 inches (119.5 x 62 x 11.65 mm) 
Weight 3.99 oz (113 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.5 inches3.1 inches 
Resolution 480 x 640 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.

 258 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.

TFT  
Colors262 144  
TouchscreenMulti-touchYes 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensorLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass 
Camera
Camera3 megapixels5 megapixels 
FlashLEDLED 
FeaturesGeo tagging  
CamcorderYesYes 
Front-facing camera0.3 megapixels VGA  
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 MSM8255 
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, 650 MHzSingle core, 1000 MHz, Scorpion 
Graphics processor Adreno 205 
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 storage 4 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC 
Battery
Talk time4.00 hours
the average is 12 h (746 min)
8.00 hours
the average is 12 h (746 min)
 
Stand-by time10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
13.0 days (312 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
 
Capacity1300 mAh1600 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback 
Radio FM 
SpeakersLoudspeakerEarpiece 
YouTube player Yes 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportYouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+  
Technology
GSM900, 1800 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS2100 MHz850, 1900, 2100 MHz 
DataHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, EDGE, GPRSHSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGE 
Multiple SIM cards2 slots  
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.

GPS, A-GPSGPS, A-GPS 
Connectivity
Bluetooth3.0Yes 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, nYes 
Mobile hotspotYesYes 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device, USB charging 
OtherComputer sync, OTA syncOTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, VibrationMusic ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration 
SensorsAccelerometer, CompassAccelerometer, Compass 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice commands 
Availability
Officially announced 30 Aug 2011 

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