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Nokia N86 8MP vs Sony Ericsson W995 Size compare


Nokia N86 8MP Remove phone

Posted: 17 Feb 2009
Market Status: Released

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Posted: 15 Feb 2009
Market Status: Released

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Device typeSmart phoneFeature phone 
OSSymbian (9.3) S60 3rd Edition, Feature Pack 2  
Dimensions4.07 x 2.02 x 0.65 inches (103.4 x 51.4 x 16.5 mm)3.82 x 1.93 x 0.59 inches (97 x 49 x 15 mm) 
Weight5.26 oz (149 g)
the average is 5.1 oz (146 g)
3.99 oz (113 g)
the average is 5.1 oz (146 g)
Physical size2.6 inches2.6 inches 
Resolution240 x 320 pixels240 x 320 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.

154 ppi154 ppi 

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.

Screen-to-body ratio39.47 %44.01 % 
Colors16 777 216262 144 
FeaturesLight sensorLight sensor 
Camera8 megapixels8.1 megapixels 
FlashDual LEDLED 
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.

Focal length (35mm equivalent)28 mm  
FeaturesAutofocus, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Self-timerAutofocus, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Smile detection, Digital zoom, Geo tagging 
SettingsWhite balance presets  
Shooting ModesBurst mode, Panorama  
Camcorder640x480 (VGA) (30 fps)320x240 (QVGA) 
FeaturesVideo calling, Digital image stabilizationDigital image stabilization, Video calling 
Front-facing cameraYesYes 

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, 434 MHz, ARM11  
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.

75 MB RAM / 77 MB ROM  
Built-in storage8 GB0.118 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHCMemory Stick Micro (M2) 
Talk time6.30 hours
the average is 13 h (796 min)
9.00 hours
the average is 13 h (796 min)
Stand-by time13.1 days (315 hours)
the average is 17 days (419 h)
15.4 days (370 hours)
the average is 17 days (419 h)
Talk time (3G)3.90 hours
the average is 15 h (908 min)
4.00 hours
the average is 15 h (908 min)
Stand-by time (3G)11.5 days (275 hours)
the average is 24 days (577 h)
15.0 days (360 hours)
the average is 24 days (577 h)
Music playback25.00 hours20.00 hours 
Video playback3.00 hours  
Capacity1200 mAh930 mAh 
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Music player   
Filter by Album, Artist, Playlists 
Features Album art cover, Background playback 
RadioFM, Stereo, RDS, FM TransmiterFM, RDS 
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker 
YouTube player Yes 
Internet browsing
BrowserS60 OSS BrowserAccess NetFront Browser, RSS Feeds 
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS900, 1900, 2100 MHz900, 2100 MHz 
DataHSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGEHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS 

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.

Bluetooth2.0, EDR2.0, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g802.11 b, g 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
FeaturesMass storage device  
OtherTV-Out, UPnP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, VoIPDLNA, Computer sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3, AAC), Polyphonic ringtones (64 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Officially announced17 Feb 200915 Feb 2009 

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