T-Mobile G2 vs HTC Desire Z

Display

Display size

3.7 inches
3.7 inches

Resolution

480 x 800 pixels
480 x 800 pixels

Pixel density

252 ppi
252 ppi

Technology

TFT
S-LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

54.11 %
54.11 %

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
5 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus

Flash

LED
LED

Software Features

 
Geo tagging, Effects

Video recording

1280x720 (HD)
1280x720 (HD)

Recording format

 
3GP

Design

Form factor

Side-Slider
Side-Slider

Dimensions

4.69 x 2.38 x 0.56 inches (119 x 60.4 x 14.1 mm)
4.69 x 2.38 x 0.56 inches (119 x 60.4 x 14.16 mm)

Weight

6.35 oz (180 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
6.35 oz (180 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Features

Full keyboard, Optical Mouse (Touchpad)
Full keyboard, Optical Mouse (Touchpad)

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Screen mirroring

 
DLNA

Music player

 
 

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, WAV, MIDI
MP3, AAC, WMA, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4
MPEG4, WMV, 3GP, 3G2

Radio

 
FM

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM7230
 

Processor

Single core, 800 MHz
800 MHz

RAM

0.5 GB
0.5 GB

Internal storage

4 GB
1.5 GB

Storage expansion

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDHC

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (2.3.3, 2.2)
Android (2.3.3, 2.2)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

2.1, EDR
2.1, EDR

Profiles/ Protocols

 
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), File Transfer (FTP), Generic Access (GAP), Generic Object Exchange (GOEP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Serial Port (SPP), Service Discovery Application (SDAP)

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n
802.11 b, g, n

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device
Mass storage device, USB charging

Charging connector

microUSB
microUSB

Location

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Compass

Other

UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible

M3
 

Cellular

UMTS

1700/2100, 2100 MHz
900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data

HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data

EDGE
EDGE

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Battery

Capacity

1300 mAh
1300 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time

9.83 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)
9.83 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time

17.9 days (430 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)
17.9 days (430 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Talk time (3G)

6.66 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)
6.66 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

17.9 days (430 hours)
the average is 25 days (611 h)
17.9 days (430 hours)
the average is 25 days (611 h)

Internet browsing

Browser

 
 

supports

HTML, Flash
HTML

Built-in online services support

Facebook, YouTube (upload), Twitter
Facebook, Twitter

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

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock
Calendar, Alarm, Calculator

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Predictive text input
SMS, MMS, Predictive text input

E-mail

Yes
IMAP, POP3, SMTP

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk
Hangouts / Google Talk

Games

Yes
Yes

Other features

Voice recording
Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Aug 24, 2010
 

FCC ID value: NM8PC10100 link
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.74 W/kg
 

Measured in

1900 MHz
 

Body

0.51 W/kg
 

Measured in

1900 MHz
 

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 200
 

Availability

Officially announced

 
Sep 15, 2010
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