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Samsung Alias 2 vs Pantech Jest 2

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Samsung Alias 2 Remove phone

Posted: 26 Mar 2009
Market Status: Released
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Pantech Jest 2 Remove phone

Posted: 27 Sep 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device type Feature phone 
Dimensions4.01 x 2.04 x 0.67 inches (102 x 52 x 17 mm)3.70 x 2.60 x 0.60 inches (94 x 66 x 15 mm) 
Weight4.34 oz (123 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (138 g)
4.10 oz (116 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (138 g)
 
Display
Physical size2.6 inches2.4 inches 
Resolution240 x 320 pixels320 x 240 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.

154 ppi167 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 
Screen-to-body ratio39.67 %28.74 % 
Colors262 144262 144 
Additional display

Additional display - Shows specs of the phone's additional display

STN  
Resolution

Resolution - Refers to the width and the length od the additional display

128 x 128 pixels  
Physical Size1.30 inches  
Colors

Colors - Shows the number of colors that the additional display supports

65 536  
Camera
Camera2 megapixels2 megapixels 
FeaturesDigital zoom, EffectsWhite balance presets, Effects, Mirror, Self-timer 
CamcorderYesYes 
Hardware
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHCmicroSD, microSDHC 
Battery
Talk time5.00 hours
the average is 11 h (675 min)
4.90 hours
the average is 11 h (675 min)
 
Stand-by time14.0 days (336 hours)
the average is 20 days (477 h)
13.4 days (322 hours)
the average is 20 days (477 h)
 
Capacity880 mAh950 mAh 
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Multimedia
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker 
Internet browsing
Browser Opera Mini 
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 MHz800, 1900 MHz 
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
DataEV-DOUMTS 
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.

GPSGPS, E911 
Navigation Yes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.03.0 
USBYesYes 
Connector microUSB 
Features Mass storage device 
Other Computer sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphonePolyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibilityM4M3, T3 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDDVoice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD 
Availability
Officially announced11 May 200927 Sep 2011 

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