Wave S8500 VS Wave 525

The Samsung Wave S8500 has better specifications than the Samsung Wave 525

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Samsung Wave S8500 VS Samsung Wave 525

 
Wave S8500 Wave 525
 
The Samsung Wave S8500 and the Samsung Wave 525 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 Wave S8500 is thinner at 10.9mm
0
The Wave 525 is thicker at 11.9mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Wave S8500 has a greater cubic volume of 1125425
2
The Wave 525 has a smaller cubic volume of 1119808.59375
Less Weight
0
The Wave S8500 heavier at 118 grams
2
The Wave 525 lighter at 100 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Wave S8500 features a bigger 3.3" display
0
The Wave 525 features a smaller 3.2" display
Pixel Density
2
The Wave S8500 has a higher pixel density at 283 ppi
0
The Wave 525 has lower pixel density at 146 ppi
Newer
0
The Wave S8500 is older and was released on 02/2010
1
The Wave 525 is newer and was released on 06/2010
Standby Time
0
The Wave S8500 can last less around 600 hours
1
The Wave 525 can last more around 900 hours
Talk Time
1
The Wave S8500 can last less around 15 hours
1
The Wave 525 can last less around 15 hours
Camera
2
The Wave 525 has a 5mp camera
0
The Wave 525 has a 3mp camera
Total Points
9 7
Total Score
56% 44%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Samsung Wave S8500 and the Samsung Wave 525 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Samsung Wave S8500 has better specifications than the Samsung Wave 525. Note that the Wave S8500 has 2 GB internal storage compared to 100 MB internal storage found in the Wave 525 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 Samsung Wave S8500 or the Samsung Wave 525

Availability

Announced on
February 2010 June 2010
Available
April 2010 October 2010

Battery

Capacity
1500 mAh 1200 mAh
Standby Time
600 hours 900 hours
Talk Time
15 hours 15 hours
Type
Lithum Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Speed
1GHz -
Type
Cortex A8 (Hummingbird) -

Camera

Main
5mp (2592x1944) 3mp (2048x1536)
Secondary
YES -
Video
720p YES

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
3.0 (A2DP) v3.0 A2DP
EDGE
Class 10, 236.8 kbps Class 12
GPRS
Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps
GPS
YES YES
HSCSD
HSDPA 3.6 Mbps; HSUPA 2 Mbps -
USB
microUSB v2.0 microUSB v2.0
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 256K colors
Resolution
480x800 pixels 240x400 pixels
Size
3.3 inches 3.2 inches
Type
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM / EDGE 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 900, 2100 OR HSDPA 850, 1900 -
Alias
S 8500 S5253, GT-S5253
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$150-$300 -

Memory

Call record
YES YES
Card Slot
microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 16GB
Internal
2 GB 100 MB
Phonebook
- Photocall entries

Operating System

Type
Bada OS Bada OS
Version
1.2 -

Other Features

Misc Features
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, GeoMagnetic Sensor Accelerometer
Web Browser
- WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML

Size and Weight

Depth
10.9 mm (0.43 inches) 11.9 mm (0.46 inches)
Height
118.0 mm (4.60 inches) 109.5 mm (4.27 inches)
Weight
118 grams (4.1 ounces) 100 grams (3.5 ounces)
Width
56.0 mm (2.18 inches) 55.0 mm (2.15 inches)