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Samsung Monte S5620 vs Samsung Star 3

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Samsung Monte S5620 Remove phone

Posted: 29 Jan 2010
Market Status: Released
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Samsung Star 3 Remove phone

Posted: 19 Jan 2012
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeFeature phoneFeature phone 
Dimensions4.28 x 2.11 x 0.49 inches (108.8 x 53.7 x 12.4 mm)4.02 x 2.28 x 0.45 inches (102 x 58 x 11.5 mm) 
Weight3.25 oz (92 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (138 g)
3.35 oz (95 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (138 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.0 inches3.0 inches 
Resolution240 x 400 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.

155 ppi133 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 ratio43.97 %47.13 % 
Colors262 144  
TouchscreenYesYes 
FeaturesScratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)  
Camera
Camera3.2 megapixels3.2 megapixels 
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

 F2.8 
FeaturesDigital zoom  
Camcorder320x240 (QVGA) (15 fps)220x176 (15 fps) 
FeaturesVideo calling  
Front-facing camera0.1 megapixels CIF (288x352)  
Hardware
Built-in storage0.2 GB0.02 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 16 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 16 GB 
Battery
Talk time9.70 hours
the average is 11 h (675 min)
14.70 hours
the average is 11 h (675 min)
 
Stand-by time32.0 days (769 hours)
the average is 20 days (477 h)
26.0 days (625 hours)
the average is 20 days (477 h)
 
Talk time (3G)4.96 hours
the average is 15 h (902 min)
  
Stand-by time (3G)18.9 days (454 hours)
the average is 23 days (554 h)
  
Capacity1000 mAh1000 mAh 
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Multimedia
RadioFM, RDSFM, Stereo, RDS 
Internet browsing
Browser Opera mini 
Built-in online services supportFacebook, MySpace, Twitter, beboFacebook, Twitter 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS900, 2100 MHz  
Data EDGE, GPRS 
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.

A-GPS  
NavigationYes  
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR3.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g802.11 b, g, n 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
Features USB charging 
OtherComputer sync, OTA syncComputer sync 
Other features
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometer  
OtherVoice recordingVoice recording 
Availability
Officially announced09 Feb 201019 Jan 2012 

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