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Palm Centro CDMA vs BlackBerry 8700 / 8700c / 8700g

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Palm Centro CDMA Remove phone

Posted: 28 Sep 2007
Market Status: Released
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BlackBerry 8700 / 8700c / 8700g Remove phone

Posted: 01 Nov 2005
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSPalm OS (5.4 (Garnet))BlackBerry 
Dimensions4.22 x 2.11 x 0.73 inches (107 x 53.5 x 18.5 mm)4.30 x 2.70 x 0.77 inches (110 x 69 x 19 mm) 
Weight4.20 oz (119 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
4.70 oz (134 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
 
Display
Resolution320 x 320 pixels320 x 240 pixels 
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 
Colors65 53665 536 
TouchscreenYes  
Camera
Camera1.3 megapixels  
FeaturesDigital zoom  
CamcorderYes  
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, 312 MHz, Intel PXA901 
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.

 8 MB RAM / 64 MB ROM 
Built-in storage 0.064 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD  
Battery
Talk time3.50 hours
the average is 12 h (703 min)
4.00 hours
the average is 12 h (703 min)
 
Stand-by time12.5 days (300 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
16.0 days (384 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
 
Capacity1150 mAh  
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Internet browsing
BrowserBlazer 4.5 BrowserHTML Browser 
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, 1900 MHz  
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
DataEV-DOEDGE 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.02.0 
USBYesYes 
ConnectorProprietaryminiUSB 
OtherComputer sync, InfraredComputer sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneService lights, Music ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibilityM4, T4  
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDDTTY/TDD 
Availability
Officially announced27 Sep 200701 Nov 2005 

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