Curve 8520 VS Galaxy Pocket

The Samsung Galaxy Pocket has better specifications than the BlackBerry Curve 8520

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BlackBerry Curve 8520 VS Samsung Galaxy Pocket

 
Curve 8520 Galaxy Pocket
 
The BlackBerry Curve 8520 and the Samsung Galaxy Pocket 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
0
The Curve 8520 is thicker at 13.9mm
2
The Galaxy Pocket is thinner at 12mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Curve 8520 has a greater cubic volume of 1420406.25
2
The Galaxy Pocket has a smaller cubic volume of 1118015.625
Less Weight
0
The Curve 8520 heavier at 106 grams
2
The Galaxy Pocket lighter at 97 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Curve 8520 features a smaller 2.46" display
2
The Galaxy Pocket features a bigger 2.8" display
Pixel Density
2
The Curve 8520 has a higher pixel density at 163 ppi
0
The Galaxy Pocket has lower pixel density at 143 ppi
Newer
0
The Curve 8520 is older and was released on 07/2009
1
The Galaxy Pocket is newer and was released on 02/2012
Standby Time
1
The Curve 8520 can last more around 408 hours
0
The Galaxy Pocket can last less around hours
Talk Time
2
The Curve 8520 can last more around 4 hours
0
The Galaxy Pocket can last less around hours
Camera
1
The Galaxy Pocket has a 2mp camera
1
The Galaxy Pocket has a 2mp camera
Total Points
6 10
Total Score
38% 63%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the BlackBerry Curve 8520 and the Samsung Galaxy Pocket to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Samsung Galaxy Pocket has better specifications than the BlackBerry Curve 8520, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the Samsung Galaxy Pocket. Note that the Curve 8520 has internal storage compared to 3 GB internal storage found in the Galaxy Pocket 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 Curve 8520 or the Samsung Galaxy Pocket

Availability

Announced on
July 2009 February 2012
Available
August 2009 April 2012

Battery

Capacity
1150 mAh 1200 mAh
Standby Time
408 hours -
Talk Time
4 hours -
Type
Lithum Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Speed
- 832MHz

Camera

Main
2mp (1600x1200) 2mp (1600x1200)
Video
320x240 QVGA

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.0 (A2DP) 3.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
Class 10, 236.8 kbps YES
GPRS
Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps YES
GPS
- YES
HSCSD
HSDPA 3.6 Mbps; HSUPA
USB
microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11b/g Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

Display

Colors
65.5 thousand 262.1 thousand
Resolution
320x240 pixels 240 x 320 pixels
Size
2.46 inches 2.8 inches
Type
TFT TFT touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
- HSDPA 900, 2100
Alias
- S5310
Form Factor
Candybar Slate
Price Range
$150-$300 $150-$300

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32GB
Internal
- 3 GB

Operating System

Type
BlackBerry OS Android
Version
- 2.3

Size and Weight

Depth
13.9 mm (0.54 inches) 12.0 mm (0.47 inches)
Height
109.0 mm (4.25 inches) 103.7 mm (4.04 inches)
Weight
106 grams (3.7 ounces) 97 grams (3.4 ounces)
Width
60.0 mm (2.34 inches) 57.5 mm (2.24 inches)