Asha 309 VS Torch 9800

The Nokia Asha 309 has better specifications than the BlackBerry Torch 9800

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Nokia Asha 309 VS BlackBerry Torch 9800

 
Asha 309 Torch 9800
 
The Nokia Asha 309 and the BlackBerry Torch 9800 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 Asha 309 is thinner at 13.2mm
0
The Torch 9800 is thicker at 14.6mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Asha 309 has a smaller cubic volume of 1224011.25
0
The Torch 9800 has a greater cubic volume of 1569956.25
Less Weight
2
The Asha 309 lighter at 102 grams
0
The Torch 9800 heavier at 161 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Asha 309 features a smaller 3" display
2
The Torch 9800 features a bigger 3.2" display
Pixel Density
0
The Asha 309 has lower pixel density at 155 ppi
2
The Torch 9800 has a higher pixel density at 188 ppi
Newer
1
The Asha 309 is newer and was released on 09/2012
0
The Torch 9800 is older and was released on 08/2010
Standby Time
1
The Asha 309 can last more around 650 hours
0
The Torch 9800 can last less around 432 hours
Talk Time
2
The Asha 309 can last more around 6 hours
0
The Torch 9800 can last less around 5 hours
Camera
0
The Torch 9800 has a 2mp camera
2
The Torch 9800 has a 5mp camera
Total Points
10 6
Total Score
63% 38%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Nokia Asha 309 and the BlackBerry Torch 9800 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Nokia Asha 309 has better specifications than the BlackBerry Torch 9800, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the Nokia Asha 309. Note that the Asha 309 has 20 MB internal storage compared to 4 GB storage, 512 MB RAM, 512 MB ROM internal storage found in the Torch 9800 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 Nokia Asha 309 or the BlackBerry Torch 9800

Availability

Announced on
September 2012 August 2010
Available
November 2012 August 2010

Battery

Capacity
1100 mAh 1300 mAh
Standby Time
650 hours 432 hours
Talk Time
6 hours 5 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithum Ion

CPU

Speed
- 624MHz

Camera

Main
2mp (1600x1200) 5mp (2592x1944)
Video
176x144 VGA

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
3.0 (A2DP) 2.1 (A2DP)
EDGE
Class 32, 236.8 kbits Class 10, 236.8 kbps
GPRS
Class 32, 88 kbps Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps
GPS
- YES
HSCSD
- HSDPA; HSUPA
USB
2.0 microUSB microUSB v2.0
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, UMA (carrier-dependent)

Display

Colors
56.0 thousand 16.8 million
Resolution
240x400 pixels 360x480 pixels
Size
3 inches 3.2 inches
Type
TFT capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
- HSDPA 850, 1900, 2100 /800
Alias
Asha 3090 -
Form Factor
Slate Slider
Price Range
$75-$150 $500+

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 32 GB, 2 GB included microSD, up to 16GB, 4GB included
Internal
20 MB 4 GB storage, 512 MB RAM, 512 MB ROM
Phonebook
2000 entries -
Ram
64MB 512MB

Operating System

Type
- BlackBerry OS

Other Features

Physical keyboard
- YES

Size and Weight

Depth
13.2 mm (0.51 inches) 14.6 mm (0.57 inches)
Height
109.9 mm (4.29 inches) 111.0 mm (4.33 inches)
Weight
102 grams (3.6 ounces) 161 grams (5.6 ounces)
Width
54.0 mm (2.11 inches) 62.0 mm (2.42 inches)