Comparison between:
- Cat B15Q
- Nokia Lumia 735
- HTC EVO 3D
- Archos 50d Neon

Brand and model

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

Cat B15QNokia Lumia 735HTC EVO 3DArchos 50d Neon
Cat B15QNokia Lumia 735HTC EVO 3DArchos 50d Neon
Model alias-RM-1038
RM-1039
X515M-

Design

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

Width69.5 mm
6.95 cm
0.228 ft
2.736 in
68.5 mm
6.85 cm
0.225 ft
2.697 in
65 mm
6.5 cm
0.213 ft
2.559 in
71.4 mm
7.14 cm
0.234 ft
2.811 in
Height125 mm
12.5 cm
0.41 ft
4.921 in
134.7 mm
13.47 cm
0.442 ft
5.303 in
126 mm
12.6 cm
0.413 ft
4.961 in
145 mm
14.5 cm
0.476 ft
5.709 in
Thickness14.95 mm
1.495 cm
0.049 ft
0.589 in
8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.029 ft
0.35 in
12.1 mm
1.21 cm
0.04 ft
0.476 in
9.7 mm
0.97 cm
0.032 ft
0.382 in
Weight170 g
0.37 lbs
6 oz
134 g
0.3 lbs
4.74 oz
170 g
0.37 lbs
6 oz
118 g
0.26 lbs
4.16 oz
Volume129.88 cm³
7.89 in³
82.12 cm³
4.99 in³
99.1 cm³
6.02 in³
100.42 cm³
6.1 in³
ColorsBlackBlack
White
Orange
Green
-Black
Body materialsAluminium alloy--Plastic
CertificationIP67
MIL-STD-810G
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SIM card

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

SIM card typeMini-SIMNano-SIMMini-SIMMini-SIM
Number of SIM cards1112
FeaturesDual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)--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 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTE-LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
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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+
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE Class 12
GPRS Class 12
HSPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+

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 4.4.2 KitKatMicrosoft Windows Phone 8.1
Microsoft Windows 10 Mobile
Android 2.3.x Gingerbread
Android 4.0.x Ice Cream Sandwich
Android 5.1 Lollipop
User interface (UI)-Lumia Denim--

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.

SoCMediaTek MT6582MQualcomm Snapdragon 400 (MSM8926)Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 (MSM8660)Spreadtrum SC7731C
Process technology28 nm28 nm45 nm28 nm
CPU4x 1.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A74x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A72x 1.7 GHz ARM Scorpion4x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A7
CPU bits32 bit32 bit32 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv7-AARMv7-AARMv7-AARMv7-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB16 KB + 16 KB32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)512 KB
0.5 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
512 KB
0.5 MB
512 KB
0.5 MB
CPU cores4424
CPU frequency1300 MHz1200 MHz1700 MHz1200 MHz
GPUARM Mali-400 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 305Qualcomm Adreno 220ARM Mali-400 MP1
GPU cores21-1
GPU frequency400 MHz450 MHz266 MHz512 MHz
RAM capacity1 GB1 GB1 GB1 GB
RAM typeLPDDR2/LPDDR3LPDDR2/LPDDR3LPDDR2LPDDR2/LPDDR3
RAM channelsSingle channelSingle channelSingle channelSingle channel
RAM frequency533 MHz533 MHz333 MHz533 MHz

Storage

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

Storage4 GB8 GB1 GB8 GB

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSD
microSDHC

Display

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

Type/technologyLCDOLED3D LCDIPS
Diagonal size4 in
101.6 mm
10.16 cm
4.7 in
119.38 mm
11.94 cm
4.3 in
109.22 mm
10.92 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
Width2.06 in
52.27 mm
5.23 cm
2.3 in
58.53 mm
5.85 cm
2.11 in
53.55 mm
5.35 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
Height3.43 in
87.12 mm
8.71 cm
4.1 in
104.05 mm
10.4 cm
3.75 in
95.19 mm
9.52 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
Aspect ratio1.667:1
5:3
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution480 x 800 pixels720 x 1280 pixels540 x 960 pixels540 x 960 pixels
Pixel density233 ppi
91 ppcm
312 ppi
122 ppcm
256 ppi
100 ppcm
220 ppi
86 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area52.59 %66.21 %62.44 %66.78 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Corning Gorilla GlassCorning Gorilla Glass 3
ClearBlack display
Corning Gorilla Glass
3D - Parallax barrier (Glasses-free)
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Sensors

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

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

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 type-CMOS BSI-CMOS
Sensor size-4.23 x 3.17 mm
0.21 in
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Pixel size-1.37 µm
0.001370 mm
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Crop factor-8.19--
ISO-100 - 3200--
Aperturef/2.4f/1.9--
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-3.17 mm
25.95 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
--
Number of lenses-6--
Flash typeLEDLEDDual LEDLED
Image resolution2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
3088 x 2144 pixels
6.62 MP
2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Autofocus
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
Touch focus
White balance settings
ISO settings
Scene mode
Autofocus
Geotagging
White balance settings
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
-Carl Zeiss lensStereoscopic photos - 2MP-

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.

Aperturef/2.8f/2.4--
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-24 mm *(35 mm / full frame)--
Image resolution556 x 417 pixels
0.23 MP
2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
-1600 x 1200 pixels
1.92 MP
Video resolution-1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
-
--0.3 MP-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
LoudspeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

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

Radio-YesYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
Wi-Fi
Cell ID
GPS
A-GPS
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
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

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

Version4.04.03.04.0
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
AVRCP
GATT
HFP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
A2DP
AVRCP
EDR
FTP
GAVDP
GOEP
HFP
HID
HSP
OPP
PBAP
SPP
SDP
A2DP

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage

HDMI

The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is considered to be the digital alternative of the analog audio/video interface standards.

HDMI--Micro USB to HDMI MHL adapter-

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 jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
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
CSS 3
HTML
Flash
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
MIDI
MP3
WAV
Vorbis
AAC
AMR
M4A
MP3
WMA
AMR-NB
AAC+
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
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/codecsH.263
H.264
MPEG-4
VP8
3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
QuickTime
MP4
MPEG-4
H.263
H.264
MP4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.264
MP4
Xvid

Battery

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

Capacity2000 mAh2220 mAh1730 mAh2000 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-IonLi-IonLi-Ion
2G talk time16 h
960 min
0.7 days
22 h
1320 min
0.9 days
9 h 20 min
9.3 h
559.8 min
0.4 days
7 h
420 min
0.3 days
2G stand-by time624 h
37440 min
26 days
600 h
36000 min
25 days
358 h
21480 min
14.9 days
300 h
18000 min
12.5 days
3G talk time16 h
960 min
0.7 days
17 h
1020 min
0.7 days
7 h 45 min
7.8 h
465 min
0.3 days
4 h
240 min
0.2 days
3G stand-by time456 h
27360 min
19 days
600 h
36000 min
25 days
420 h
25200 min
17.5 days
300 h
18000 min
12.5 days
Charger output power---5 V / 1 A
FeaturesRemovableRemovableRemovableNon-removable
Battery model: B10-2Battery model: BV-T5A--

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)0.51 W/kg0.8 W/kg-0.308 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)0.554 W/kg0.48 W/kg-0.614 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)0.74 W/kg1.38 W/kg--
Body SAR (USA)0.9 W/kg0.78 W/kg--
 Cat B15QNokia Lumia 735HTC EVO 3DArchos 50d Neon