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Nokia 701 vs Nokia Asha 311

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Nokia 701 Remove phone

Posted: 24 Aug 2011
Market Status: Released
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Nokia Asha 311 Remove phone

Posted: 06 Jun 2012
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneFeature phone 
OSSymbian (Belle)Series 40 UI 
Dimensions4.61 x 2.24 x 0.43 inches (117.2 x 56.8 x 11 mm)4.17 x 2.05 x 0.51 inches (106 x 52 x 12.9 mm) 
Weight4.62 oz (131 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
3.35 oz (95 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.5 inches3.0 inches 
Resolution360 x 640 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.

210 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.

LCDLCD 
Colors16 777 21665 536 
TouchscreenMulti-touchMulti-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glassLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass 
Camera
Camera8 megapixels3.2 megapixels 
FlashDual LED  
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

 F2.8 
FeaturesFace detection, Exposure compensation, Geo tagging, Self-timerExposure compensation, White balance presets, Digital zoom, Effects, Self-timer 
Camcorder1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps)640x480 (VGA) (25 fps) 
FeaturesDigital image stabilization  
Front-facing camera0.3 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, 1000 MHz, ARM11Single core, 1000 MHz 
Graphics processorBroadcom BCM2763 chip, GPU @ 250 MHz with 128 MB   
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 / 1024 MB ROM128 MB RAM / 256 MB ROM 
Built-in storage8 GB0.14 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time17.00 hours
the average is 12 h (711 min)
7.20 hours
the average is 12 h (711 min)
 
Stand-by time21.0 days (504 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)
29.6 days (711 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)
 
Talk time (3G)6.75 hours
the average is 15 h (909 min)
7.20 hours
the average is 15 h (909 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G)23.0 days (551 hours)
the average is 29 days (706 h)
32.5 days (781 hours)
the average is 29 days (706 h)
 
Capacity1300 mAh1110 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter by Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists 
Features Album art cover, Background playback 
RadioFM, Stereo, RDS, FM TransmiterFM, Stereo, Recording option 
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker 
Internet browsing
Browser Series 40 OSS Browser 
Built-in online services supportFacebook, TwitterFacebook, Twitter 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz 
DataHSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS, GPRSHSDPA 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-GPSCell ID, Wi-Fi positioning 
NavigationTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation, Points of interest (POI)Yes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth3.02.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n802.11 b, g, n 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingUSB charging 
OtherTV-Out, NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA syncComputer sync, OTA sync, SyncML 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA, AMR), Video ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometer, CompassAccelerometer 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice recording 
Availability
Officially announced24 Aug 201106 Jun 2012 
Shopping information
Accessories Nokia Stereo Headset WH-102, Nokia Compact Charger AC-11, 2GB MicroSD memory card, Compact Visual User Guide 
MSRP price € 92 

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