Bold 9700 VS Shine Plus

The BlackBerry Bold 9700 has better specifications than the LG Shine Plus

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BlackBerry Bold 9700 VS LG Shine Plus

 
Bold 9700 Shine Plus
 
The BlackBerry Bold 9700 and the LG Shine Plus are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
2
The Bold 9700 is thinner at 14mm
0
The Shine Plus is thicker at 15.5mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Bold 9700 has a smaller cubic volume of 1430625
0
The Shine Plus has a greater cubic volume of 1573250
Less Weight
2
The Bold 9700 lighter at 122 grams
0
The Shine Plus heavier at 168 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Bold 9700 features a smaller 2.44" display
2
The Shine Plus features a bigger 3.2" display
Pixel Density
0
The Bold 9700 has lower pixel density at 246 ppi
2
The Shine Plus has a higher pixel density at 292 ppi
Newer
0
The Bold 9700 is older and was released on 10/2009
1
The Shine Plus is newer and was released on 07/2010
Standby Time
1
The Bold 9700 can last more around 408 hours
0
The Shine Plus can last less around 400 hours
Talk Time
2
The Bold 9700 can last more around 6 hours
0
The Shine Plus can last less around 4 hours
Camera
0
The Shine Plus has a 3mp camera
2
The Shine Plus has a 5mp camera
Total Points
9 7
Total Score
56% 44%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the BlackBerry Bold 9700 and the LG Shine Plus to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the BlackBerry Bold 9700 has better specifications than the LG Shine Plus. Note that the Bold 9700 has 256MB storage, 256 MB RAM internal storage compared to 100 MB internal storage found in the Shine Plus currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the BlackBerry Bold 9700 or the LG Shine Plus

Availability

Announced on
October 2009 July 2010
Available
November 2009 September 2010

Battery

Capacity
1500 mAh 1500 mAh
Standby Time
408 hours 400 hours
Talk Time
6 hours 4 hours
Type
Lithum Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Type
- Qualcomm MSM7227

Camera

Main
3mp (2048x1536) 5mp (2560x1920)
Video
YES VGA

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.1 (A2DP) 2.1 (A2DP)
EDGE
Class 10, 236.8 kbps -
GPRS
Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps -
GPS
YES YES
HSCSD
HSDPA, 3.6 Mbps HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA
USB
microUSB v2.0 microUSB v2.0
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, UMA Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

Display

Colors
65.5 thousand 262.1 thousand
Resolution
480x360 pixels 480x800 pixels
Size
2.44 inches 3.2 inches
Type
TFT LCD capacitative touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 1900, 2100 UMTS 850, 1900, 2100
Alias
- GW740, LG710
Form Factor
Candybar Slider
Price Range
$300-$500 $150-$300

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 16GB, 2GB included microSD, up to 32GB, 4GB included
Internal
256MB storage, 256 MB RAM 100 MB
Ram
256MB 512MB

Operating System

Type
BlackBerry OS Android
Version
5 2.1

Other Features

Physical keyboard
- YES

Size and Weight

Depth
14.0 mm (0.55 inches) 15.5 mm (0.60 inches)
Height
109.0 mm (4.25 inches) 116.0 mm (4.52 inches)
Weight
122 grams (4.3 ounces) 168 grams (5.9 ounces)
Width
60.0 mm (2.34 inches) 56.0 mm (2.18 inches)