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Palm Pre 2 GSM vs HP Pre3 GSM

Palm Pre 2 GSM Remove phone

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PA Rating - 8
User Rating - 7.8

Posted: 19 Oct 2010
Market Status: Released

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Posted: 09 Feb 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSwebOS (2.2, 2.0)webOS (2.2) 
Dimensions3.96 x 2.35 x 0.67 inches (100.7 x 59.6 x 16.9 mm)4.37 x 2.52 x 0.63 inches (111 x 64 x 16 mm) 
Weight5.11 oz (145 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (136 g)
5.50 oz (156 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (136 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.1 inches3.6 inches 
Resolution320 x 480 pixels480 x 800 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.

186 ppi261 ppi 
Colors16 777 21616 777 216 
TouchscreenMulti-touchMulti-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensorLight sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera5 megapixels5 megapixels 
FlashLEDLED 
FeaturesGeo taggingAutofocus, Geo tagging 
CamcorderYes1280x720 (720p HD) 
Features Video calling 
Front-facing camera 0.3 megapixels VGA 
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.

1000 MHzSingle core, 1400 MHz 
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.

 512 MB RAM 
Built-in storage16 GB8 GB 
Battery
Talk time5.00 hours
the average is 12 h (732 min)
  
Stand-by time14.6 days (350 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
  
Capacity 1230 mAh 
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Multimedia
YouTube playerYesYes 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportFacebook, YouTube (upload)Facebook, Twitter 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS900, 2100 MHz900, 1900, 2100 MHz 
DataHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGEHSDPA 14.4 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.

GPSA-GPS 
NavigationYesYes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR2.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g802.11 b, g, n 
Mobile hotspot Yes 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device, USB charging 
OtherComputer sync, OTA syncTethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Additional microphone/s for Noise cancellation 
SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometer, Compass 
OtherVoice recordingVoice recording 
Availability
Officially announced19 Oct 201009 Feb 2011 

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