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Alcatel OneTouch Idol vs Samsung Galaxy S4 mini

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices at once.

Display

Size:

4.7 inches
4.3 inches

Resolution:

960 x 540 pixels, 234 PPI
960 x 540 pixels, 256 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body:

67.72 %
66.77 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

MediaTek MT6577
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 8230

Processor:

Dual-core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
Dual-core, 1700 MHz, Krait 300

GPU:

PowerVR SGX531
Adreno 305

RAM:

1GB
1.5GB LPDDR2

Internal storage:

4GB, available to use: 2.4 GB
8GB, available to use: 5 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDXC up to 64 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (4.1.1)
Android (4.2.2), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity:

1800 mAh
1900 mAh

Type:

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

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

8 MP (Autofocus)
8 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor)

Video recording:

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

Features:

Continuous autofocus

Front:

2 MP
1.9 MP

Design

Dimensions:

5.24 x 2.66 x 0.31 inches (133 x 67.5 x 7.9 mm)
4.91 x 2.41 x 0.35 inches (124.6 x 61.3 x 8.94 mm)

Weight:

3.88 oz (110.0 g)
3.77 oz (107.0 g)

Keys:

Right: Volume control
Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, White

Cellular

UMTS:

Bands 8(900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type:

Micro SIM

VoLTE:

Yes

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:

DLNA, MirrorLink

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
4.0, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

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

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.88 W/kg

Body:

1.40 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Jan 07, 2013
May 30, 2013
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