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ViewSonic ViewPad 7e vs ZTE Light Tab 2

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ViewSonic ViewPad 7e Remove phone

Posted: 01 Nov 2011
Market Status: Released
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ZTE Light Tab 2 Remove phone

Posted: 02 Nov 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeTabletTablet 
OSAndroid (2.3)Android (2.3) 
Dimensions7.56 x 5.16 x 0.56 inches (192 x 131 x 14.1 mm)7.95 x 4.80 x 0.50 inches (202 x 122 x 12.6 mm) 
Weight15.87 oz (450 g)
the average is 15.1 oz (431 g)
13.72 oz (389 g)
the average is 15.1 oz (431 g)
 
Display
Physical size7.0 inches7.0 inches 
Resolution600 x 800 pixels1024 x 600 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.

143 ppi170 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.

TFT  
TouchscreenMulti-touchMulti-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor  
Camera
Camera3 megapixels3.2 megapixels 
CamcorderYesYes 
Front-facing camera0.3 megapixels VGA0.3 megapixels VGA 
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.

Single core, 1000 MHz, ARM A8Single core, 1000 MHz 
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.

512 MB RAM1024 MB RAM 
Built-in storage4 GB4 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Capacity3300 mAh3400 mAh 
Not user replaceableYesYes 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback 
RadioFM, AMFM 
SpeakersLoudspeaker  
YouTube player Yes 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services support YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+ 
Technology
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS 900, 2100 MHz 
Data HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, 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.

GPS, A-GPSGPS 
Navigation Yes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR2.1 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, nYes 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectorminiUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage deviceMass storage device, USB charging 
HDMIMicro HDMI (Type D)  
Other Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsService lightsSpeakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometer 
Other Voice commands, Voice recording 
Shopping information
Warranty period12 Months  
AccessoriesViewPad 7e, charger with plugs, USB data sync cable, Quick Start Guide, compliance information  

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