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Nokia Asha 311 vs Nokia 603

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Nokia Asha 311 Remove phone

Posted: 06 Jun 2012
Market Status: Released
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Nokia 603 Remove phone

Posted: 10 Oct 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeFeature phoneSmart phone 
OSSeries 40 UISymbian (Belle) 
Dimensions4.17 x 2.05 x 0.51 inches (106 x 52 x 12.9 mm)4.47 x 2.25 x 0.50 inches (113.5 x 57.1 x 12.7 mm) 
Weight3.35 oz (95 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (136 g)
3.87 oz (110 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (136 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.0 inches3.5 inches 
Resolution240 x 400 pixels360 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.

155 ppi210 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.

LCDTFT 
Colors65 53616 777 216 
TouchscreenMulti-touchMulti-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glassLight sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera3.2 megapixels5 megapixels 
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  
FeaturesExposure compensation, White balance presets, Digital zoom, Effects, Self-timerFace detection, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Self-timer 
Camcorder640x480 (VGA) (25 fps)1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps) 
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 MHzSingle core, 1000 MHz, ARM11 
Graphics processor Yes 
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.

128 MB RAM / 256 MB ROM512 MB RAM / 1024 MB ROM 
Built-in storage0.14 GB2 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time7.20 hours
the average is 12 h (714 min)
8.70 hours
the average is 12 h (714 min)
 
Stand-by time29.6 days (711 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
22.5 days (540 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
 
Talk time (3G)7.20 hours
the average is 14 h (855 min)
6.50 hours
the average is 14 h (855 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G)32.5 days (781 hours)
the average is 29 days (695 h)
22.5 days (540 hours)
the average is 29 days (695 h)
 
Capacity1110 mAh1300 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Genre, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback 
RadioFM, Stereo, Recording optionFM, Stereo, RDS 
SpeakersEarpiece, LoudspeakerEarpiece, Loudspeaker 
YouTube player Yes 
Internet browsing
BrowserSeries 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, EDGE, GPRSHSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, UMTS, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, 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.

Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioningA-GPS 
NavigationYesPoints of interest (POI), Turn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR3.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n802.11 b, g, n 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesUSB chargingMass storage device, USB charging 
OtherComputer sync, OTA sync, SyncMLNFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3, AAC+, eAAC+, M4A (Apple lossless), MP4, AMR, MIDI), Video ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones (64 voices), Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Additional microphone/s Yes 
SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometer, Compass 
OtherVoice recordingVoice recording 
Availability
Officially announced06 Jun 201213 Oct 2011 
Shopping information
AccessoriesNokia Stereo Headset WH-102, Nokia Compact Charger AC-11, 2GB MicroSD memory card, Compact Visual User GuideNokia 603 smartphone, Nokia Battery BP-3L, Nokia Stereo Headset WH-207, Nokia Data Cable CA-179, Nokia Fast Micro-USB Charger AC-10, Fold-Out Quick Guide, NFC tag/gift card to Store - available in selected markets, Product Information Booklet 
MSRP price€ 92  

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