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Alcatel OneTouch 997D Samsung Galaxy S Duos

Alcatel OneTouch 997D vs Samsung Galaxy S Duos

Alcatel OneTouch 997D

Reasons to consider the OneTouch 997D

3.5G, Google Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
FM Transmitter Includes an FM transmitter Yes vs No Listen to music through your car stereo without cables
Compass Integrated compass Yes vs No Map and navigation apps know which direction you're facing even when you're standing still
Bluetooth Significantly newer bluetooth support 4.0 vs 3.0 Typically faster data transfer and lower power consumption connecting to other bluetooth devices
Camera resolution Higher resolution camera 8 MP vs 5 MP Take photos with 60% more detail for larger prints
Movie format Higher resolution movies 720p @ 30fps vs 480p @ 30fps Shoots high resolution HD (720p) video
Network Faster max data speeds HSPA (14 mbps) vs HSDPA (7.2 mbps) Higher theoretical max data transfer speeds over cell networks (more than 90% faster)
Screen size Slightly larger screen 4.3" vs 4.0" Around 20% larger screen
Samsung Galaxy S Duos

Reasons to consider the Galaxy S Duos

3.5G, Google Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Weight Lighter 120 g vs 143 g Around 20% lighter
Size Slightly smaller 63x121x10 mm vs 68x129x11 mm Around 20% smaller
Screen PPI Slightly higher PPI screen 233 PPI vs 216 PPI Around 10% crisper display of text, images and video

Competitors

Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Bluetooth Recent bluetooth support
997D:4.0
Duos:3.0
Multi-touch Both support multi-touch
Intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
Thickness Thin
11 mm
GPS Have assisted GPS
Assisted GPS
Wifi Both have fairly fast wifi support
802.11n (150 mbps)
Touchscreen type Touch sensitive screens
Easy to use with your fingers
Camera resolution Capture very high resolution images
997D:8 MP
Duos:5 MP
Screen resolution High resolution screens
800x480
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
1.0
App store Many apps available at their app store(s)
Android App Market
App store Both have an app store, makes it easy to add new games and programs
Easily get games and programs for your phone
Screen PPI Sharp display of text, images and video
997D:216 PPI
Duos:233 PPI
Numeric keypad Neither has a numeric keypad
Its often harder to dial numbers with a touch screen or keyboard

Compared to recent smartphones

Pros Cons
FM Radio Both have built in FM radios to listen to news and music from FM stations
Listen to music from your favorite stations
Accelerometer Both include an accelerometer
Detects movement for interactive apps
Keyboard Neither has a physical keyboard
No keyboard

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