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Samsung Convoy 2 vs Samsung Brightside

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Samsung Convoy 2 Remove phone

Posted: 09 Aug 2011
Market Status: Released
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Samsung Brightside Remove phone

Posted: 07 Dec 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeFeature phoneFeature phone 
Dimensions3.89 x 2.01 x 0.85 inches (99 x 51 x 22 mm)4.37 x 2.37 x 0.56 inches (111 x 60 x 14 mm) 
Weight3.90 oz (111 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (138 g)
4.30 oz (122 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (138 g)
 
RuggedDust, Shock, Vibration, Temperature resistant  
MIL-STD-810 certifiedYes  
Display
Physical size2.2 inches3.1 inches 
Resolution240 x 320 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.

182 ppi129 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 ratio29.71 %44.54 % 
Colors262 144262 144 
Touchscreen Yes 
Features Light sensor, Proximity sensor 
Additional display

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

CSTN  
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
Camera3.2 megapixels3.2 megapixels 
FlashLED  
Features Exposure compensation, White balance presets, Burst mode, Panorama, Night mode, Scenes, Self-timer 
CamcorderYesYes 
Hardware
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 ROM128 MB RAM 
Built-in storage 0.256 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time6.50 hours
the average is 11 h (675 min)
6.50 hours
the average is 11 h (675 min)
 
Stand-by time18.8 days (450 hours)
the average is 20 days (477 h)
14.6 days (350 hours)
the average is 20 days (477 h)
 
Capacity1300 mAh1000 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byPlaylistsPlaylists 
SpeakersEarpiece, Stereo speakers  
Internet browsing
BrowserOpera Mini  
Built-in online services support Facebook, Twitter 
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 
DataEV-DO Rev.AEV-DO 
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 
NavigationYes  
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.12.1, EDR 
USBUSB 2.0Yes 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage deviceUSB charging 
Other features
NotificationsPolyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (72 voices), Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Additional microphone(s)for Noise cancellation  
Hearing aid compatibilityM4, T4M4 
OtherVoice commands, TTY/TDD, Push-to-TalkVoice commands, TTY/TDD 
Availability
Officially announced09 Aug 201128 Feb 2012 
Shopping information
MSRP price$ 250$ 250 

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