Comparison between:
- ZTE Fanfare 3
- Apple iPhone 4S
- ZTE V5 Red Bull 4 GB

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

ZTE Fanfare 3Apple iPhone 4SZTE V5 Red Bull 4 GB
ZTE Fanfare 3Apple iPhone 4SZTE V5 Red Bull 4 GB
Model aliasFanfare3
Z852
A1431
A1387
A1387
U9180

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width71.9 mm
7.19 cm
0.236 ft
2.831 in
58.6 mm
5.86 cm
0.192 ft
2.307 in
71 mm
7.1 cm
0.233 ft
2.795 in
Height145.5 mm
14.55 cm
0.477 ft
5.728 in
115.2 mm
11.52 cm
0.378 ft
4.535 in
139 mm
13.9 cm
0.456 ft
5.472 in
Thickness9.14 mm
0.914 cm
0.03 ft
0.36 in
9.3 mm
0.93 cm
0.031 ft
0.366 in
8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.029 ft
0.35 in
Weight154 g
0.34 lbs
5.43 oz
140 g
0.31 lbs
4.94 oz
165 g
0.36 lbs
5.82 oz
Volume95.62 cm³
5.81 in³
62.78 cm³
3.81 in³
87.83 cm³
5.33 in³
ColorsBlue-White
Blue
Yellow
Red
Body materialsPlastic--

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIMMicro-SIMMicro-SIM
Number of SIM cards112
Features--Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA-CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
-
CDMA2000-1xEV-DO Rev. A-
TD-SCDMA--TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
-
LTELTE 850 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
-LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA
EV-DO Rev. A
EDGE
GPRS
LTE
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 7.1.1 NougatiOS 5
iOS 6.1.3
iOS 7.0.4
iOS 8.0.2
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Android 4.4.2 KitKat

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909Apple A5 APL0498Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926
Process technology28 nm45 nm28 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A7ARM Cortex-A9ARM Cortex-A7
CPU bits32 bit32 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv7ARMv7
Level 1 cache memory (L1)-32 KB + 32 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)1024 KB
1 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
CPU cores424
CPU frequency1100 MHz800 MHz1200 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 304PowerVR SGX543 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 305
GPU cores-21
GPU frequency400 MHz--
RAM capacity1 GB512 MB1 GB
RAM type-LPDDR2-
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channel-
RAM frequency533 MHz400 MHz-

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage8 GB8 GB
16 GB
32 GB
64 GB
4 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
-microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyTFTIPSIPS
Diagonal size5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
3.5 in
88.9 mm
8.89 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
Width2.45 in
62.23 mm
6.22 cm
1.94 in
49.31 mm
4.93 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
Height4.36 in
110.71 mm
11.07 cm
2.91 in
73.97 mm
7.4 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
Aspect ratio1.779:11.5:1
3:2
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution480 x 854 pixels640 x 960 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density196 ppi
77 ppcm
330 ppi
129 ppcm
294 ppi
115 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area66.07 %54.21 %70.06 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
-Corning Gorilla Glass
LED-backlit
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
-

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Gravity

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor model-Sony IMX145 Exmor RSSony IMX135 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor size-4.54 x 3.42 mm
0.22 in
4.69 x 3.52 mm
0.23 in
Pixel size-1.391 µm
0.001391 mm
1.136 µm
0.001136 mm
Crop factor-7.617.38
ISO-64 - 800-
Aperture-f/2.4f/2.2
Shutter speed-1/15 - 1/30000-
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-4.28 mm
32.58 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
-
Flash typeLEDLEDLED
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
4128 x 3096 pixels
12.78 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Touch focus
Face detection
Autofocus
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Scene mode

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor model--OmniVision OV5648
Sensor type--CMOS BSI+
Sensor size--3.67 x 2.74 mm
0.18 in
Pixel size--1.417 µm
0.001417 mm
Crop factor--9.44
Image resolution1600 x 1200 pixels
1.92 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
HAC (M4/T3) - Hearing Aid Compatibility--

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesNoYes
--RDS

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.14.04.0
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
A2DP
AVCTP
AVDTP
AVRCP
BNEP
GAVDP
HFP
HID
PAN
PBAP
SPP
A2DP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USB-Micro USB
Version2.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Proprietary
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
TV-Out
Computer sync
OTA sync
DLNA

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
eAAC+
M4A
MP3
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MP4
WebM
Xvid
H.264
QuickTime
MPEG-4
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MP4

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2250 mAh1432 mAh2400 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Ion
2G talk time13 h 54 min
13.9 h
834 min
0.6 days
14 h
840 min
0.6 days
10 h
600 min
0.4 days
2G stand-by time318 h 42 min
318.7 h
19122 min
13.3 days
200 h
12000 min
8.3 days
300 h
18000 min
12.5 days
3G talk time13 h 54 min
13.9 h
834 min
0.6 days
8 h
480 min
0.3 days
16 h
960 min
0.7 days
3G stand-by time318 h 42 min
318.7 h
19122 min
13.3 days
200 h
12000 min
8.3 days
350 h
21000 min
14.6 days
FeaturesRemovableNon-removableRemovable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)-0.99 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)-0.99 W/kg-
Head SAR (USA)0.57 W/kg1.18 W/kg-
Body SAR (USA)0.94 W/kg1.19 W/kg-
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