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Market
Announce date:
2013 Q32009 Q2
Release date:
2013 Q32009 Q2
Status:
AvailableDiscontinued
Price at launch:
Around 300 USDAround 110 USD
Price group:
3 out of 5 ($$$)2 out of 5 ($$)
Body
Dimensions:
4.9 x 2.33 x 0.35 inches (12.44 x 5.92 x 0.9 centimeters)4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 inches (11.55 x 6.21 x 1.23 centimeters)
Volume:
Approximately 4.04 cubic inches (66.28 cubic centimeters)Approximately 5.38 cubic inches (88.22 cubic centimeters)
Weight:
4.66 ounces (132 grams)4.76 ounces (135 grams)
Sensors:
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, ProximityAccelerometer, Compass, Proximity
USB
Format:
USB Type-C (reversible)N/A
Version:
2.02.0
Screen
Size:
4 inches (10.16 centimeters)3.5 inches (8.89 centimeters)
Screen to body ratio:
59.9%50.9%
Resolution:
640 x 1136 pixels320 x 480 pixels (HVGA)
Pixel density:
326 pixels per inch (128 pixels per centimeter)165 pixels per inch (65 pixels per centimeter)
Technology:
IPS (in-plane switching) LCDTN (twisted nematic) LCD
Contrast ratio:
Around 1225:1Around 200:1
Scratch resistant:
N/AYes
Multitouch:
YesYes
3D:
NoNo
Platform
Operating system:
iOS version 7iOS version 3
Chipset:
Apple A6 (32 nm)N/A
CPU cores:
2 (dual core)1 (single core)
CPU frequency:
Up to 1.3 GHzUp to 600 MHz
GPU:
PowerVR SGX 543MP3PowerVR SGX535
Memory
RAM:
Up to 1 GBUp to 256 MB
Internal storage:
Up to 32 GBUp to 32 GB
Battery
Capacity:
1510 mAhN/A
Technology:
Lithium polymerLithium-ion
Removable:
NoNo
Fast charging:
NoNo
Wireless charging:
NoNo
Talk time:
Up to 10 hoursUp to 12 hours
Standby time:
Up to 250 hoursUp to 300 hours
Music play time:
Up to 40 hoursUp to 30 hours
Primary camera
Resolution:
8 Megapixels3.15 Megapixels
Autofocus:
NoNo
Optical image stabilization:
NoNo
Flash light:
YesNo
Flash light technology:
LEDN/A
Flash light bulbs:
1 piecesN/A
Secondary camera
Resolution:
1.2 MegapixelsN/A
Autofocus:
NoNo
Optical image stabilization:
NoNo
Flash light:
NoNo
Video recording
Resolution:
Up to 1080p (FullHD) @ 30 frames per secondUp to 480p (VGA) @ 30 frames per second
High dynamic range:
NoNo
Sound
Loudspeaker:
MonoMono
3.5 millimeter jack socket:
YesYes
Active noise cancellation:
YesN/A
SIM
Format:
Nano-SIMMini-SIM
Sockets:
SingleSingle
Network
Technology:
CDMA one (2G), GSM (2G), GPRS (2.5G), EDGE (2.75G), HSPA (3.5G), LTE (4G)GSM (2G), GPRS (2.5G), EDGE (2.75G), HSPA (3.5G)
Maximum speed:
100 Mbps download, 50 Mbps upload7.2 Mbps download, 384 Kbps upload
Wireless
Wi-Fi:
802.11 b/g/n802.11 b/g
GPS:
YesYes
FM radio:
NoNo
WINNER43 points (+95%)LOOSER22 points

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