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Nokia Nuron 4G vs HTC Sensation 4G

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Posted: 18 May 2011
Market Status: Not officially announced

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PA Rating - 9
User Rating - 8

Posted: 12 Apr 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSSymbianAndroid (4.0.3, 2.3.4, 2.3) 
Dimensions 4.96 x 2.57 x 0.44 inches (126.1 x 65.4 x 11.3 mm) 
Weight 5.22 oz (148 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.2 inches4.3 inches 
Resolution360 x 640 pixels540 x 960 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.

229 ppi256 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.

TFTS-LCD 
Colors16 777 21616 777 216 
TouchscreenYesMulti-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensorLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass 
Camera
Camera5 megapixels8 megapixels 
Flash Dual LED 
FeaturesDigital zoom, Exposure compensation, White balance presetsAutofocus, Touch to focus, White balance presets, Geo tagging, Scenes, Effects 
CamcorderYes1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps) 
Features Video calling 
Front-facing camera 0.3 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 S3 MSM8260 
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, 1200 MHz, Scorpion 
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.

 768 MB RAM / 4096 MB ROM 
Maximum User Storage 1 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHCmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time 8.25 hours
the average is 12 h (746 min)
 
Stand-by time 14.6 days (350 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
 
Talk time (3G) 6.66 hours
the average is 13 h (769 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G) 16.7 days (400 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
 
Capacity 1520 mAh 
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Multimedia
RadioFM, Stereo, RDSFM 
YouTube player Yes 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services support Facebook, YouTube (upload), Twitter 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS1700/2100, 2100 MHz900, 1700/2100, 2100 MHz 
DataEDGE, UMTS, HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/sHSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS, 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.

A-GPSA-GPS 
NavigationYesTurn-by-turn navigation 
Connectivity
BluetoothYes3.0 
Wi-FiYes802.11 b, g, n 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage deviceMass storage device, USB charging 
HDMI via microUSB 
OtherComputer syncDLNA, UMA, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsService lights, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Additional microphone/s Yes 
SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice recording, TTY/TDD 
Availability
Officially announced 12 Apr 2011 

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