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Pantech Link vs T-Mobile Sparq

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Posted: 16 Mar 2010
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 31 Mar 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeFeature phoneFeature phone 
Dimensions4.54 x 2.40 x 0.39 inches (115.2 x 60.9 x 9.9 mm )4.29 x 2.01 x 0.65 inches (109 x 51 x 16.5 mm ) 
Weight3.21 oz (91 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
3.85 oz (109 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
 
Display
Physical size2.4 inches2.2 inches 
Resolution320 x 240 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.

167 ppi182 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 megapixels0.3 megapixels VGA 
FeaturesExposure compensation, White balance presets, Effects, Self-timer  
Camcorder320x240 (QVGA) (15 fps)Yes 
FeaturesVideo sharing  
Hardware
Built-in storage 0.032 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 8 GB 
Battery
Talk time3.00 hours
the average is 12 h (707 min)
11.00 hours
the average is 12 h (707 min)
 
Stand-by time10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 20 days (490 h)
20.8 days (500 hours)
the average is 20 days (490 h)
 
Capacity930 mAh670 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byPlaylists  
FeaturesMusic recognition, Preset equalizer  
Radio FM, RDS 
Internet browsing
Browser Opera Mini 
Built-in online services support Facebook, Twitter 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 1900 MHz 
UMTS850, 1900 MHz  
DataUMTS, EDGEGPRS 
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-GPS  
NavigationYes  
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.02.1, EDR 
USBYesUSB 2.0 
Connector microUSB 
FeaturesMass storage deviceUSB charging 
OtherComputer sync  
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3, WAV, MIDI), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibility M3 
OtherVoice recording, TTY/TDD  
Availability
Officially announced15 Mar 2010  
Shopping information
MSRP price$ 10  

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