Comparison between:
- Pantech IM-100
- Pantech Vega Iron 2
- Pantech Vega R3
- Pantech Vega Iron

Brand and model

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

Pantech IM-100Pantech Vega Iron 2Pantech Vega R3Pantech Vega Iron
Pantech IM-100Pantech Vega Iron 2Pantech Vega R3Pantech Vega Iron
Model aliasIM-100SIM-A910S
IM-A910K
IM-A910L
IM-A850LIM-A870L
IM-A870K
IM-A870S

Design

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

Width69.9 mm
6.99 cm
0.23 ft
2.75 in
73.5 mm
7.35 cm
0.24 ft
2.89 in
74.3 mm
7.43 cm
0.24 ft
2.93 in
67.6 mm
6.76 cm
0.22 ft
2.66 in
Height142.7 mm
14.27 cm
0.47 ft
5.62 in
144.2 mm
14.42 cm
0.47 ft
5.68 in
144.7 mm
14.47 cm
0.47 ft
5.7 in
136.3 mm
13.63 cm
0.45 ft
5.37 in
Thickness7.8 mm
0.78 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
9.95 mm
1 cm
0.03 ft
0.39 in
8.8 mm
0.88 cm
0.03 ft
0.35 in
Weight130 g
0.29 lbs
4.59 oz
152 g
0.34 lbs
5.36 oz
168 g
0.37 lbs
5.94 oz
154 g
0.34 lbs
5.43 oz
Volume77.8 cm³
4.72 in³
83.73 cm³
5.08 in³
106.97 cm³
6.5 in³
81.08 cm³
4.92 in³
ColorsBlack
White
Black
White
Black
White
Black
White
Body materialsMetal---

SIM card

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

SIM card typeNano-SIM-Micro-SIMMicro-SIM
Number of SIM cards1111

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 900 MHz
GSM 1800 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
CMDA 1800 MHz
CDMA2000--1xEV-DO Rev. A1xEV-DO Rel. 0
1xEV-DO Rev. A
1xEV-DO Rev. B
W-CDMAW-CDMA 900 MHz
W-CDMA 2100 MHz
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UMTS-UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHzUMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 850 MHz (IM-A910L; IM-A910S)
LTE 900 MHz (IM-A910K)
LTE 800 MHzLTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
---IM-A870L - CDMA 1800 MHz; CDMA2000; LTE 850 MHz; LTE 2100 MHz
IM-A870K - LTE 900 MHz; LTE 1800 MHz
IM-A870S - LTE 850 MHz; LTE 1800 MHz

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 Class 12
GPRS Class 12
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
LTE-A
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS Class 12
HSPA
LTE
EV-DO Rev. A
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS Class 12
HSPA
LTE Cat 3

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 6.0 MarshmallowAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich
Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean

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 430 MSM8937Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB v3Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T
Process technology28 nm28 nm28 nm28 nm
CPU4x 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A53Krait 400Krait 200Krait 300
CPU bits64 bit32 bit32 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv8ARMv7ARMv7ARMv7
Level 0 cache memory (L0)-4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB4 KB + 4 KB
Level 1 cache memory (L1)-16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)-2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores8444
CPU frequency1400 MHz2300 MHz1500 MHz1700 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 505Qualcomm Adreno 330Qualcomm Adreno 320Qualcomm Adreno 320
GPU cores-444
GPU frequency-578 MHz400 MHz400 MHz
RAM capacity2 GB3 GB2 GB2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3-LPDDR3
RAM channelsSingle channelQuad channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency800 MHz933 MHz533 MHz600 MHz

Storage

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

Storage32 GB16 GB
32 GB
16 GB32 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
microSDXC

Display

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

Type/technologyIPSSuper AMOLEDIPSLCD
Diagonal size5.15 in
130.81 mm
13.08 cm
5.3 in
134.62 mm
13.46 cm
5.3 in
134.62 mm
13.46 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
Width2.52 in
64.13 mm
6.41 cm
2.6 in
66 mm
6.6 cm
2.6 in
66 mm
6.6 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
Height4.49 in
114.01 mm
11.4 cm
4.62 in
117.33 mm
11.73 cm
4.62 in
117.33 mm
11.73 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels720 x 1280 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density428 ppi
168 ppcm
416 ppi
163 ppcm
277 ppi
108 ppcm
294 ppi
115 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area73.54 %73.3 %72.26 %75.04 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
485 cd/m²
95% NTSC
-Natural IPS ProHigh Bright In-cell Display

Sensors

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

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

Primary camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed at its back and is used for taking photos and recording videos.

Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOSCMOS BSI
Flash typeLEDLEDLEDLED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4208 x 3120 pixels
13.13 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 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
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Scene mode
Autofocus
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Face detection
Autofocus
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Face detection

Secondary camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, etc.

Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
-1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video resolution-1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
-1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS-30 fps-30 fps
--2 MP-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

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

RadioYesNoNoNo

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
S-GPS

Wi-Fi

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

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
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.

Version4.24.04.0-
FeaturesA2DP
LE
A2DP
LE
A2DPA2DP

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
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go

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
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
UPnP
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
UPnP
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
UPnP

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
HTML5
HTML
HTML5

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
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
eAAC+
MP3
WMA
WAV
AC3
eAAC+
MP3
WMA
WAV
eAAC+
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
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
H.263
H.264
MP4
DivX
H.263
H.264
MP4
WMV
Xvid
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.

Capacity3000 mAh3220 mAh2600 mAh2150 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-IonLi-IonLi-Ion
2G talk time-22 h
1320 min
0.9 days
14 h 30 min
14.5 h
870 min
0.6 days
-
2G stand-by time-703 h
42180 min
29.3 days
--
3G talk time-22 h
1320 min
0.9 days
14 h 30 min
14.5 h
870 min
0.6 days
-
3G stand-by time-703 h
42180 min
29.3 days
--
FeaturesWireless charging
Non-removable
RemovableNon-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 (USA)0.497 W/kg---
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