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Motorola MOTO W7 Active Edition vs Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2

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Motorola MOTO W7 Active Edition Remove phone

Posted: 11 May 2009
Market Status: Released
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Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 Remove phone

Posted: 25 Jan 2013
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device type Smart phone 
OS Android (4.1.2) TouchWiz UI 
Dimensions3.90 x 1.93 x 0.59 inches (99 x 49 x 15 mm)5.14 x 2.67 x 0.47 inches (130.5 x 67.7 x 12 mm) 
Weight3.70 oz (105 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
5.24 oz (148 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
 
Rugged Water, Dust, Shock resistant 
IP certified IP 67 
Display
Physical size2.2 inches4.0 inches 
Resolution240 x 320 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.

182 ppi233 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 
Touchscreen Multi-touch 
Features Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass 
Camera
Camera2 megapixels5 megapixels 
Flash LED 
FeaturesDigital zoomCMOS image sensor, Autofocus, Smile detection, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Burst mode, Geo tagging, Panorama, Scenes, Effects 
CamcorderYes1280x720 (720p HD) 
Features Video 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.

 Dual core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9 
Graphics processor Mali-400MP 
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.

 1024 MB RAM 
Built-in storage0.03 GB4 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHCmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time8.00 hours
the average is 12 h (740 min)
15.10 hours
the average is 12 h (740 min)
 
Stand-by time12.5 days (300 hours)
the average is 20 days (492 h)
23.8 days (570 hours)
the average is 20 days (492 h)
 
Talk time (3G) 6.60 hours
the average is 14 h (863 min)
 
Capacity910 mAh1700 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter by Album, Artist, Playlists 
Features Album art cover, Background playback 
Radio FM, Stereo, RDS 
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker 
YouTube player Yes 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services support YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+ 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS850, 1900 MHz900, 2100 MHz 
OtherOther versions support GSM 850/900/1800/1900, UMTS 850/2100 MHz or GSM 900/1800/1900, UMTS 2100 MHz  
DataEDGE, UMTSHSDPA 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.

 GPS, A-GPS, Glonass 
Navigation Yes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.04.0 
Wi-Fi 802.11 b, g, n 
Mobile hotspot Yes 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
Connector microUSB 
Features Mass storage device, USB charging 
OtherComputer syncDLNA, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Vibration, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometer, PedometerAccelerometer, Compass 
OtherVoice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Availability
Officially announced11 May 200925 Jan 2013 

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