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Samsung Pixon12 vs Samsung Memoir

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Samsung Pixon12 Remove phone

Posted: 01 Jun 2009
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 10 Dec 2008
Market Status: Released

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Design
Dimensions4.25 x 2.09 x 0.54 inches (108 x 53 x 13.8 mm)4.17 x 2.11 x 0.55 inches (106 x 53.6 x 14 mm) 
Weight4.04 oz (114 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
4.40 oz (125 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.1 inches  
Resolution480 x 800 pixels240 x 400 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.

301 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 ratio47.73 %  
Colors16 777 216262 144 
TouchscreenYesYes 
Features Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera12.1 megapixels8 megapixels 
FlashXenon, LEDXenon 
FeaturesDigital zoom, Geo tagging, White balance presets, Effects, Scenes, ISO control, Autofocus, Face detectionAutofocus, Smile detection, Digital zoom, Burst mode, Effects, Self-timer, Scenes 
Camcorder720x480 (DVD) (30 fps)Yes 
FeaturesVideo calling  
Hardware
Built-in storage0.15 GB0.1 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHCmicroSD, microSDHC 
Battery
Talk time3.00 hours
the average is 11 h (678 min)
5.50 hours
the average is 11 h (678 min)
 
Stand-by time10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 20 days (479 h)
12.5 days (300 hours)
the average is 20 days (479 h)
 
Capacity1000 mAh1000 mAh 
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Multimedia
RadioFM, RDS  
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS900, 2100 MHz1700/2100, 2100 MHz 
DataEDGE, UMTS, HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/sEDGE, UMTS, HSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s 
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.

GPSA-GPS 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR2.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g  
USBUSB 2.0Yes 
ConnectormicroUSB  
OtherTV-Out, Computer syncTV-Out, Computer sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (72 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometer 
OtherVoice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Availability
Officially announced01 Jun 200905 Feb 2009 

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