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Samsung Omnia II CDMA vs Nokia Lumia 710

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Samsung Omnia II CDMA Remove phone

Posted: 16 Jun 2009
Market Status: Released
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Nokia Lumia 710 Remove phone

Posted: 26 Oct 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSWindows Mobile Professional (6.5)Windows Phone 7.5 Mango Array UI 
Dimensions4.75 x 2.38 x 0.53 inches (121 x 60 x 13 mm)4.69 x 2.46 x 0.49 inches (119 x 62.4 x 12.48 mm) 
Weight5.08 oz (144 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (138 g)
4.43 oz (126 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (138 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.7 inches3.7 inches 
Resolution480 x 800 pixels480 x 800 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.

252 ppi252 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.

AMOLEDTFT 
Screen-to-body ratio53.43 %52.35 % 
Colors65 53616 777 216 
TouchscreenYesMulti-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensorLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass) 
Camera
Camera5 megapixels5 megapixels 
FlashLEDLED 
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.

 F2.4 
Focal length (35mm equivalent) 28.00 mm 
FeaturesAutofocus, Digital zoomAutofocus, Touch to focus, Face detection, White balance presets, Digital zoom 
Camcorder720x480 (DVD)1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps) 
FeaturesVideo callingDigital image stabilization, Continuous autofocus 
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

 Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM8255 
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.

800 MHzSingle core, 1400 MHz, Scorpion 
Graphics processor Adreno 205 
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.

208 MB RAM / 512 MB ROM512 MB RAM 
Built-in storage8 GB8 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC  
Battery
Talk time6.00 hours
the average is 11 h (675 min)
6.90 hours
the average is 11 h (675 min)
 
Stand-by time15.6 days (375 hours)
the average is 20 days (477 h)
16.7 days (400 hours)
the average is 20 days (477 h)
 
Talk time (3G) 7.60 hours
the average is 15 h (902 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G) 16.7 days (400 hours)
the average is 23 days (554 h)
 
Capacity1500 mAh1300 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter by Album, Artist, Playlists 
Features Album art cover, Background playback 
RadioFMFM, Stereo 
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker 
Internet browsing
BrowserOpera Mobile  
Built-in online services support Facebook, YouTube (upload), Flickr, Picasa/Google+, 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 MHz  
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS 900, 1900, 2100 MHz 
DataEV-DO Rev.AHSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, EDGE 
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, A-GPS, S-GPS, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.02.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g802.11 b, g, n 
Mobile hotspot Yes 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
Features USB charging 
OtherDLNA, Computer sync, OTA syncComputer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Additional microphone(s) Yes 
SensorsAccelerometer, CompassAccelerometer, Compass 
Hearing aid compatibilityM4  
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDDVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Availability
Officially announced 26 Oct 2011 
Shopping information
MSRP price $ 50 

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