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Sony Ericsson P910
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COMPARISON

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Technical specs and features of available UIQ devices presented in form of convenient and easy-to-read comparison.

SONY ERICSSON P910
BENQ P31 / NOKIA 6708
MOTOROLA A1000
ARIMA ASP805
Functions
Tri-band GSM
YES, depending on version: 850/1800/1900 MHz or 900/1800/1900 MHz
YES
YES
YES
3G UMTS
NO
NO
YES
NO
Memory card slot
YES, Memory Stick Pro Duo (32 MB included, up to 1 GB supported)
YES, SD/MMC
YES, TriFlash (Motorola's proprietary)
YES, SD/MMC
Internal storage memory
64 MB
?
24 MB
32 MB
CPU
32-bit RISC ARM9 based @ 156 MHz
32-bit ARM9 based TI OMAP 1510 @ 144 MHz
32-bit ARM9 based @ 168 MHz
32-bit ARM9 TI OMAP 710 @ ? MHz
Operating system
Symbian OS 7.0
Symbian OS 7.0
Symbian OS 7.0
Symbian OS 7.0
UIQ version
2.1
2.1
2.1
2.1
Battery/standby
Li-Polymer 1260 mAh / up to 400 hrs
Li-Polymer 1050 mAh / up to 200 hrs
?
?
Talk time
up to 13 hrs
?
?
?
Weight & size
150 g, 115 x 57 x 24 mm
150 g, 118 x 52 x 18 mm
160 g, 117 x 59 x 18.7 mm
?
Casing
Plastic, silver/black
Plastic, aluminium-like
Plastic, black
Plastic, aluminium-like
Operating memory (RAM)
32 MB (~21 MB available)
16 MB (8-9 MB available)
32 MB (~21 MB available)
?
GPRS
YES, 4+1, Coding schemes 1-4, up to 85 kbps
YES
GPRS and 3G
YES
HSCSD
YES, 28,8 kbps
NO
NO
NO
Bluetooth
YES
YES
YES
YES
IR port
YES
YES
YES
YES
Cable connectivity
YES, USB, serial
YES, USB
YES, USB
YES, USB
Display
graphical, TFT, 262000 colors (18-bit), variable back-light, touch sensitive
graphical, TFT, 262000 colors (18-bit), variable back-light, touch-sensitive
graphical, TFT, illuminated, 65536 colors, touch-sensitive
graphical, TFT, illuminated, 65536 colors, touch sensitive
Resolution
208x320
208x320
208x320
208x320
Handwriting recognition
YES
YES
YES
YES
T9 predictive text input
YES
NO
YES
?
Keyboard
Phone keypad + QWERTY thumb keyboard (removable) + virtual keypad
Phone keypad + virtual keypad
Virtual keypad
Phone keypad + virtual keypad
Email
YES: SMTP, POP3, IMAP4
Yes, SMTP, POP3, IMAP4
YES, SMTP, POP3, IMAP4
Yes, SMTP, POP3, IMAP4
Browser
Built in: HTML 3.2, XHTML, WAP 2.0. Opera browser available as 3rd party application (free)
Built in: HTML 3.2, XHTML, WAP 2.0. Opera browser available as 3rd party application (free)
Built-in: Opera browser (HTML 4.01, WAP 2.0)
?
SMS/EMS/MMS
SMS, EMS, MMS
SMS, EMS, MMS
SMS and MMS
SMS, MMS
Speakerphone
YES
YES
YES
YES
Voice dialling
YES + "Magic Word" + voice answer/reject
YES + "Magic Word" + voice answer/reject
YES
YES
Built-in camera
YES, 640x480 24-bit, still images only
YES, 1.3 megapixel, 24-bit, camcorder function
Yes, 1.2 megapixel, 24-bit, camcorder function, live video calls
Yes, 1.3 megapixels, 24-bit, camcorder function
Open for 3rd party software
YES, C++, Java MIDP 2.0, Personal Java, Visual Basic (AppForge), OPL
YES, C++, Java MIDP 2.0, Personal Java, Visual Basic (AppForge), OPL
YES, C++, Java MIDP 2.0, Personal Java, Visual Basic (AppForge), OPL
YES, C++, Java MIDP 2.0, Personal Java, Visual Basic (AppForge), OPL
Vibrating
YES
YES
YES
YES
Antenna
Internal
Internal
Internal
Internal
Navigation
5-way jog dial
5 keys on the built in keypad
5-way button
5-way button
Sound
Stereo
Stereo
Stereo
Stereo
"Flight mode" (operating the PDA part with radio transmitter turned off)
YES
YES, also without SIM card inserted
YES
YES
Profiles
NO (normal and silent mode only)
Full support for user customizable profiles + Themes
NO (normal, vibrate and silent modes only)
?
Multimedia playback
MP3, AMR, WAV, MIDI, AU, RMF (Beatnik), MPEG-4
MP3, AMR, WAV, MIDI, AU, RMF (Beatnik), MPEG-4
MP3, AMR, WAV, MIDI, AU, RMF (Beatnik), MPEG-4
MP3, AMR, WAV, MIDI, AU, RMF (Beatnik), MPEG-4
User free to install software
YES
YES
YES
YES
Data synchronisation
Yes, MS Outlook, Lotus Organiser, Lotus Notes, SyncML (local and remote)
Yes, MS Outlook, Lotus Organiser, Lotus Notes, SyncML (local and remote)
Yes, MS Outlook, Lotus Organiser, Lotus Notes, SyncML (local and remote)
Yes, MS Outlook, Lotus Organiser, Lotus Notes, SyncML (local and remote)
Available software
lots
lots
lots
lots
Personalisation
themes (ringtones, alerts, backgrounds, color schemes), screen saver, picture phonebook, customizable application shortcuts, detachable keypad
themes (ringtones, alerts, backgrounds, color schemes), screen saver, profiles, picture phonebook, customizable application shortcuts, detachable keypad
themes (ringtones, alerts, backgrounds, color schemes), screen saver, picture phonebook, customizable application shortcuts and buttons
profiles, themes (ringtones, alerts, backgrounds, color schemes), screen saver, picture phonebook, customizable application shortcuts
Fax / modem
Modem
Fax and modem
Fax and modem
Fax and modem
Other features
The only UIQ phone with QWERTY keyboard
-
-
The first clamshell UIQ phone
Most important bugs/disadvantages
Low resolution camera
No T9, small internal storage
Proprietary memory card format
?
(P910)
(P31)
(A1000)
(ASP805)

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