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Pantech Matrix Pro vs Pantech Laser

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Pantech Matrix Pro Remove phone

Posted: 24 Nov 2008
Market Status: Released
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Pantech Laser Remove phone

Posted: 20 Sep 2010
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneFeature phone 
OSWindows Mobile Standard (6.1)  
Dimensions4.17 x 2.01 x 0.85 inches (106 x 51 x 21.6 mm)4.45 x 2.28 x 0.39 inches (113 x 58 x 10 mm) 
Weight4.30 oz (122 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
4.06 oz (115 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
 
Display
Physical size2.4 inches3.1 inches 
Resolution240 x 320 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.

167 ppi301 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.

TFTAMOLED 
Screen-to-body ratio32.99 %41.79 % 
Colors65 536262 144 
Touchscreen Yes 
Features Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera2 megapixels3 megapixels 
FeaturesDigital zoom  
CamcorderYesYes 
FeaturesVideo sharingVideo sharing 
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 MSM7201A  
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, 528 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.

128 MB RAM / 256 MB ROM  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHCmicroSD, microSDHC 
Battery
Talk time3.00 hours
the average is 12 h (697 min)
5.00 hours
the average is 12 h (697 min)
 
Stand-by time10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 20 days (483 h)
14.0 days (336 hours)
the average is 20 days (483 h)
 
Capacity1320 mAh1000 mAh 
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Internet browsing
BrowserInternet Explorer Mobile  
Built-in online services support Facebook, MySpace, Twitter 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS850, 1900, 2100 MHz850, 1900 MHz 
DataEDGE, UMTS, HSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s, HSUPAHSDPA 3.6 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 
Navigation Turn-by-turn navigation 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.02.0, EDR 
USBYesUSB 2.0 
Connector microUSB 
OtherComputer syncComputer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDDVoice recording 
Availability
Officially announced18 Feb 200906 Oct 2010 
Shopping information
MSRP price $ 100 

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