Alcatel OneTouch Idol vs Apple iPhone 4s

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Display

Size

4.7 inches
3.5 inches

Resolution

960 x 540 pixels,
234 PPI
960 x 640 pixels,
326 PPI

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

67.72 %
55.27 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass, Oleophobic coating
Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip

MediaTek MT6577
Apple A5

Processor

Dual-core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
Dual-core, 800 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU

PowerVR SGX531
PowerVR SGX 543MP2

RAM

1GB
0.5GB DDR2

Internal storage

4GB, available to use: 2.4 GB
64GB

Storage expansion

microSDHC up to 32 GB
 

OS

Android (4.1.1)
iOS (9.x, 8.x, 7.x, 6.1, 6.x, 5.1, 5)

Battery

Capacity

1800 mAh
 

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 MP (Autofocus)
8 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 35.00 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.2"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Video recording

1280x720 (HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Continuous autofocus
EIS

Front

2 MP
0.3 MP VGA

Design

Dimensions

5.24 x 2.66 x 0.31 inches (133 x 67.5 x 7.9 mm)
4.54 x 2.31 x 0.37 inches (115.2 x 58.6 x 9.3 mm)

Weight

3.88 oz
4.94 oz

110.0 g
140.0 g

Materials

 
Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Colors

 
Black, White

Cellular

UMTS

900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

 
Micro SIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

 
TV-out

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Proprietary, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging

Location

GPS, A-GPS
A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Oct 04, 2011

 
FCC ID value: BCG-E2430A link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
1.18 W/kg

Measured in

 
1900 MHz

Body

 
1.15 W/kg

Measured in

 
850 MHz

Buyers information

In The Box

 
Apple Earphones with Remote and Mic, Dock Connector to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation
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