myTouch VS PlayBook

The LG myTouch has better specifications than the BlackBerry PlayBook

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LG myTouch VS BlackBerry PlayBook

 
myTouch PlayBook
 
The LG myTouch and the BlackBerry PlayBook 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 myTouch is thinner at 9.8mm
0
The PlayBook is thicker at 10mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The myTouch has a smaller cubic volume of 74127.2
0
The PlayBook has a greater cubic volume of 250900
Less Weight
2
The myTouch lighter at 105 grams
0
The PlayBook heavier at 400 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The myTouch features a smaller 3.8" display
2
The PlayBook features a bigger 7" display
Pixel Density
2
The myTouch has a higher pixel density at 246 ppi
0
The PlayBook has lower pixel density at 170 ppi
Newer
1
The myTouch is newer and was released on 10/2011
0
The PlayBook is older and was released on 09/2010
Standby Time
0
The myTouch can last less around 313 hours
1
The PlayBook can last more around 480 hours
Talk Time
0
The myTouch can last less around 4 hours
2
The PlayBook can last more around 8 hours
Camera
1
The PlayBook has a 5mp camera
1
The PlayBook has a 5mp camera
Total Points
10 6
Total Score
63% 38%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the LG myTouch and the BlackBerry PlayBook to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the LG myTouch has better specifications than the BlackBerry PlayBook, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the LG myTouch. Note that the myTouch has 2 GB internal storage compared to 16GB, 32GB, 64GB internal storage found in the PlayBook 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 LG myTouch or the BlackBerry PlayBook

Availability

Announced on
October 2011 September 2010
Available
November 2011 April 2011

Battery

Capacity
1500 mAh 5300 mAh
Standby Time
313 hours 480 hours
Talk Time
4 hours 8 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithum Ion

CPU

Core #
- 2
Speed
1GHz 1GHz
Type
Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 TI OMAP 4430

Camera

Main
5mp (2560x1920) 5mp (2592x1944)
Secondary
VGA 2048x1536
Video
720p 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
3.0 (A2DP) 2.1 + EDR
EDGE
YES -
GPRS
YES -
GPS
YES YES
HSCSD
HSDPA, 14.4 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps -
USB
2.0 microUSB microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
480x800 pixels 1024x600 pixels
Size
3.8 inches 7 inches
Type
LCD capacitative touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 -
3G Network
HSDPA 1700, 2100 -
Alias
T-Mobile myTouch -
Form Factor
Slate Tablet
Price Range
$300-$500 $500+

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 32 GB, 2 GB included -
Internal
2 GB 16GB, 32GB, 64GB
Ram
512MB 1 GB

Operating System

Type
Android BlackBerry Tablet OS
Version
2.3.4 -

Size and Weight

Depth
9.8 mm (0.38 inches) 10.0 mm (0.39 inches)
Height
122.0 mm (4.76 inches) 193.0 mm (7.53 inches)
Weight
105 grams (3.7 ounces) 400 grams (14.0 ounces)
Width
62.0 mm (2.42 inches) 130.0 mm (5.07 inches)