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Samsung T249 vs Nokia 5230 Nuron

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Samsung T249 Remove phone

Posted: 26 Jul 2010
Market Status: Released
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Nokia 5230 Nuron Remove phone

Posted: 08 Feb 2010
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeBasic phoneSmart phone 
OS Symbian (9.4) S60 5th Edition 
Dimensions3.90 x 1.90 x 0.60 inches (99 x 48 x 15 mm)4.37 x 2.03 x 0.57 inches (111 x 52 x 14 mm) 
Weight3.20 oz (91 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
3.98 oz (113 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
 
Display
Physical size 3.2 inches 
Resolution176 x 220 pixels360 x 640 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.

 229 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 
Colors65 53616 777 216 
Touchscreen Yes 
Features Light sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera1.3 megapixels2 megapixels 
FeaturesBurst mode, Digital zoomExposure compensation, White balance presets, Digital zoom 
CamcorderResolution, 176 x 144 pixels 15 fps640 x 360 pixels 30 fps 
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, 434 MHz, ARM11 
Built-in storage0.1 GB0.07 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 16 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 16 GB 
Battery
Talk time4.50 hours
the average is 12 h (707 min)
7.00 hours
the average is 12 h (707 min)
 
Stand-by time13.0 days (312 hours)
the average is 20 days (490 h)
18.0 days (432 hours)
the average is 20 days (490 h)
 
Capacity800 mAh1320 mAh 
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Multimedia
Radio FM, Stereo, RDS 
Internet browsing
BrowserAccess NetFront v3.5S60 OSS Browser 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS 1700/2100, 2100 MHz 
DataEDGEHSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s, UMTS, 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.

 A-GPS 
Navigation Yes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.0, EDR2.0, EDR 
USBYesUSB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage deviceMass storage device 
OtherComputer sync, SyncMLComputer sync 
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3, AMR, MIDI), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneService lights, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (64 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone 
Sensors Accelerometer 
Hearing aid compatibilityM3, T3  
OtherVoice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Availability
Officially announced 03 Mar 2010 
Shopping information
MSRP price $ 150 

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