Pre VS GS170

The Palm Pre has the same or very similar specifications LG GS170

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Palm Pre VS LG GS170

 
Pre GS170
 
The Palm Pre and the LG GS170 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 Pre is thinner at 16.9mm
0
The GS170 is thicker at 18mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Pre has a greater cubic volume of 1579027.734375
2
The GS170 has a smaller cubic volume of 1228500
Less Weight
0
The Pre heavier at 133 grams
2
The GS170 lighter at 79 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Pre features a bigger 3.1" display
0
The GS170 features a smaller 1.8" display
Pixel Density
2
The Pre has a higher pixel density at 186 ppi
0
The GS170 has lower pixel density at 157 ppi
Newer
0
The Pre is older and was released on 02/2009
1
The GS170 is newer and was released on 06/2010
Standby Time
0
The Pre can last less around 300 hours
1
The GS170 can last more around 550 hours
Talk Time
0
The Pre can last less around 5 hours
2
The GS170 can last more around 7.5 hours
Camera
2
The GS170 has a 3mp camera
0
The GS170 has a 0mp camera
Total Points
8 8
Total Score
50% 50%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Palm Pre and the LG GS170 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Palm Pre has the same or very similar specifications LG GS170. Note that the Pre has 8 GB internal storage compared to internal storage found in the GS170 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 Palm Pre or the LG GS170

Availability

Announced on
February 2009 June 2010
Available
October 2009 July 2010

Battery

Capacity
1150 mAh 900 mAh
Standby Time
300 hours 550 hours
Talk Time
5 hours 8 hours
Type
Lithum Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Speed
600MHz -
Type
ARM Cortex A8 -

Camera

Main
3mp (2048x1536) 0mp (640x480)
Video
- 176x144

Connectivity & Data

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

Display

Colors
16.8 million 262.1 thousand
Resolution
320x480 pixels 176x220 pixels
Size
3.1 inches 1.8 inches
Type
TFT capacitive touchscreen TFT

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 1900, 2100 -
Form Factor
Slate Clamshell
Price Range
$300-$500 $0-$75

Memory

Call record
Unlimited YES
Internal
8 GB -
Phonebook
Unlimited entries 1000 entries entries
Ram
256MB -

Operating System

Type
HP webOS -
Version
1.4.5 -

Other Features

Physical keyboard
YES -

Size and Weight

Depth
16.9 mm (0.66 inches) 18.0 mm (0.70 inches)
Height
100.5 mm (3.92 inches) 91.0 mm (3.55 inches)
Weight
133 grams (4.7 ounces) 79 grams (2.8 ounces)
Width
59.5 mm (2.32 inches) 48.0 mm (1.87 inches)