Comparison between:
- BQ Mobile BQ-5203 Vision
- Lenovo A1000

Brand and model

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

BQ Mobile BQ-5203 VisionLenovo A1000
BQ Mobile BQ-5203 VisionLenovo A1000
Model aliasBQS-5203-

Design

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

Width72.5 mm
7.25 cm
0.238 ft
2.854 in
64 mm
6.4 cm
0.21 ft
2.52 in
Height151 mm
15.1 cm
0.495 ft
5.945 in
124.5 mm
12.45 cm
0.408 ft
4.902 in
Thickness7.2 mm
0.72 cm
0.024 ft
0.283 in
10.6 mm
1.06 cm
0.035 ft
0.417 in
Weight140 g
0.31 lbs
4.94 oz
132 g
0.29 lbs
4.66 oz
Volume78.82 cm³
4.79 in³
84.46 cm³
5.13 in³
ColorsGold
Gray
Blue
Black
Black
White
Body materialsMetalPlastic

SIM card

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

SIM card typeMicro-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Mini-SIM
Number of SIM cards22
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 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
UMTSUMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
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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+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4

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 7.0 NougatAndroid 5.0 Lollipop

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 MT6737TSpreadtrum SC7731G
Process technology28 nm28 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A53ARM Cortex-A7
CPU bits64 bit32 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv7
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB32 KB + 32 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)512 KB
0.5 MB
512 KB
0.5 MB
CPU cores44
CPU frequency1450 MHz1300 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T720 MP2ARM Mali-400 MP2
GPU cores22
GPU frequency600 MHz400 MHz
RAM capacity3 GB1 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3-
RAM channelsSingle channel-
RAM frequency733 MHz-

Storage

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

Storage16 GB8 GB

Memory cards

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

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC

Display

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

Type/technologyIPSTFT
Diagonal size5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
4 in
101.6 mm
10.16 cm
Width2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.06 in
52.27 mm
5.23 cm
Height4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
3.43 in
87.12 mm
8.71 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.667:1
5:3
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels480 x 800 pixels
Pixel density282 ppi
110 ppcm
233 ppi
91 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area68.31 %57.34 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
2.5D curved glass screen-

Sensors

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

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
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 typeCMOSCMOS
Flash typeLEDLED
Image resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video 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
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Face detection
Self-timer
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.

Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
Video resolution640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
640 x 480 pixels
0.31 MP
Video FPS30 fps-

Audio

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

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

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

RadioYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

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

Tracking/PositioningGPS
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

Bluetooth

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

Version4.02.1
FeaturesA2DPA2DP

USB

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

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage

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 jackYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering

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

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
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
MIDI
MP3
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/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
MP4
WebM
WMV
3GPP
AVI
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.

Capacity2500 mAh2000 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
2G talk time-9 h
540 min
0.4 days
2G stand-by time-300 h
18000 min
12.5 days
3G talk time-9 h
540 min
0.4 days
3G stand-by time-300 h
18000 min
12.5 days
FeaturesNon-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)-0.506 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)-0.637 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)-0.662 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-0.864 W/kg
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