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Samsung Galaxy Player 4.2 vs ARCHOS 43 Internet Tablet

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Posted: 10 Mar 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeTabletTablet 
OSAndroid (2.3.5)Android (2.2) 
Dimensions4.89 x 2.60 x 0.35 inches (124.1 x 66.1 x 8.9 mm)5.31 x 2.56 x 0.35 inches (135 x 65 x 9 mm) 
Weight4.16 oz (118 g)
the average is 14.2 oz (406 g)
4.59 oz (130 g)
the average is 14.2 oz (406 g)
 
Display
Physical size4.2 inches4.3 inches 
Resolution480 x 800 pixels854 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.

222 ppi228 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 ratio61.21 %58.10 % 
Colors 16 777 216 
TouchscreenMulti-touchYes 
FeaturesLight sensorLight sensor 
Camera
Camera2 megapixels2 megapixels 
Camcorder640x480 (VGA)1280x720 (720p HD) 
Front-facing camera0.3 megapixels VGA  
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.

Single core, 1000 MHzSingle core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A8 
Graphics processorYes  
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.

512 MB RAM  
Built-in storage8 GB8 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Capacity1500 mAh  
Not user replaceableYesYes 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback, Custom equalizer, Preset equalizerAlbum art cover, Background playback 
RadioFM, Stereo, RDS  
SpeakersStereo speakersEarpiece, Loudspeaker 
YouTube playerYesYes 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportYouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+Twitter 
Technology
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.

GPS  
NavigationYes  
Connectivity
Bluetooth3.02.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n802.11 b, g, n 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSB  
FeaturesMass storage device, USB charging  
HDMI Mini HDMI (Type C) 
Other Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
Notifications Haptic feedback, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, CompassAccelerometer 
OtherVoice commands, Voice recordingVoice recording 
Availability
Officially announcedYes  

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