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Samsung Restore vs LG Cosmos 2

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Samsung Restore Remove phone

Posted: 20 Apr 2010
Market Status: Released
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LG Cosmos 2 Remove phone

Posted: 12 Jul 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeFeature phoneFeature phone 
Dimensions4.60 x 2.10 x 0.60 inches (117 x 53 x 15 mm)4.41 x 2.06 x 0.63 inches (112 x 52 x 16 mm) 
Weight4.30 oz (122 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
4.58 oz (130 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
 
Display
Physical size2.7 inches2.0 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.

150 ppi200 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 
Colors262 144262 144 
Camera
Camera2 megapixels1.3 megapixels 
CamcorderYes  
Hardware
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time6.00 hours
the average is 12 h (699 min)
6.16 hours
the average is 12 h (699 min)
 
Stand-by time 34.1 days (818 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)
 
Capacity1160 mAh  
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Multimedia
YouTube playerYes  
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportFacebook, MySpace, 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  
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  
NavigationTurn-by-turn navigation  
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.12.1, EDR 
USBYesUSB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
Features Mass storage device 
OtherComputer sync, OTA sync  
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Silent mode, SpeakerphonePolyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibilityM4, T3M4, T4 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDDVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD 
Availability
Officially announced20 Apr 201012 Jul 2011 
Shopping information
MSRP price $ 190 

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