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PCD TXTM8 vs Pantech Jest

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PCD TXTM8 Remove phone

Posted: 16 Jul 2009
Market Status: Released
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Pantech Jest Remove phone

Posted: 29 Jun 2010
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device type Feature phone 
Dimensions3.80 x 2.70 x 0.70 inches (97 x 69 x 18 mm)3.70 x 2.50 x 0.60 inches (94 x 64 x 15 mm) 
Weight4.70 oz (133 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
4.10 oz (116 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
 
Display
Physical size2.2 inches2.6 inches 
Resolution176 x 144 pixels320 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.

103 ppi174 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 144262 144 
Camera
Camera1.3 megapixels2 megapixels 
FeaturesDigital zoomWhite balance presets, Effects, Mirror, Self-timer 
Camcorder Yes 
Hardware
Built-in storage 0.975 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSDmicroSD, microSDHC up to 16 GB 
Battery
Talk time4.66 hours
the average is 12 h (740 min)
4.60 hours
the average is 12 h (740 min)
 
Stand-by time16.7 days (400 hours)
the average is 20 days (492 h)
14.9 days (358 hours)
the average is 20 days (492 h)
 
Capacity920 mAh920 mAh 
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Internet browsing
Built-in online services support Facebook, MySpace, Twitter 
Technology
CDMA

CDMA - Code Division Multiple Access. A technique of multiplexing, also called spread spectrum, in which analog signals are converted into digital form for transmission. For each communication channel, the signals are encoded in a sequence known to the transmitter and the receiver for that channel. The foremost application is digital cellular phone technology from QUALCOMM that operates in the 800MHz band and 1.9GHz PCS band. CDMA phones are noted for their excellent call quality and long battery life.

800, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz800, 1900 MHz 
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.

E911GPS, E911 
Navigation Yes 
Connectivity
BluetoothYes2.1, EDR 
USBYesYes 
Connector microUSB 
Features Mass storage device 
Other Computer sync 
Other features
NotificationsPolyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphonePolyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibilityM4M4, T3 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDDVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD 
Shopping information
MSRP price $ 250 

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