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Samsung Contour 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Admire 4G

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Samsung Contour 2 Remove phone

Posted: 01 Aug 2012
Market Status: Released
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Samsung Galaxy Admire 4G Remove phone

Posted: 21 Aug 2012
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeFeature phoneSmart phone 
OS Android (2.3) 
Dimensions3.82 x 1.86 x 0.74 inches (97 x 47 x 19 mm)4.52 x 2.46 x 0.47 inches (115 x 62 x 12 mm) 
Weight3.6 oz (102 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
4.34 oz (123 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
 
Display
Physical size2.2 inches3.6 inches 
Resolution240 x 320 pixels320 x 480 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.

182 ppi158 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 
Touchscreen Multi-touch 
Features Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass 
Additional display

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

Yes  
Camera
Camera1.3 megapixels3.2 megapixels 
Flash Yes 
FeaturesWhite balance presets, Night mode, Effects, Self-timerDigital zoom, Geo tagging 
Camcorder 1280x720 (720p HD) 
Front-facing camera 1.3 megapixels 
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.

192 MHz, Qualcomm QSC6055Single core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A8 
Graphics processor Yes 
Built-in storage 1.38 GB 
Maximum User Storage40 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time5.00 hours
the average is 12 h (740 min)
3.00 hours
the average is 12 h (740 min)
 
Stand-by time21.0 days (504 hours)
the average is 20 days (492 h)
  
Capacity1000 mAh2100 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Genre, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
Features Album art cover, Background playback 
Video playback   
Features

Features - Shows any special features of the particular phone's multimedia

 Zoom, Stretch to fullscreen 
Speakers Loudspeaker 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services support YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+ 
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, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz800, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz 
FDD LTE 1700/2100 (band 4) MHz 
Data LTE, EV-DO Rev.A 
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 
NavigationYesYes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1Yes 
Wi-Fi Yes 
Mobile hotspot Yes 
USBUSB 2.0Yes 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage deviceMass storage device, USB charging 
Other Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsPolyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode 
Sensors Accelerometer 
Hearing aid compatibility M4, T3 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Shopping information
AccessoriesBattery, wall charger  

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