Nokia 500
VS
Samsung Galaxy S2
VS
Screen

We are looking at the smartphone screen for a long time. Therefore, it is quite important to choose smartphone with rich and optimally saturated color gamut. Also, the most mature display technology used in smartphones must be safe (e.g., IPS or OLED).  Which is better between Nokia 500 vs Samsung Galaxy S2.

TFT
Technology
Super AMOLED Plus
capacitive touchscreen
Touchscreen
capacitive touchscreen
16M
Display colors
16M
3.2" inc
Screen size
4.3" inc
28.2 cm2
Screen area
52.6 cm2
16:9 (height:width)
Screen format
5:3 (height:width)
47.1%
Screen to body ratio
63.5%
360 x 640 px
Screen resolution
480 x 800 px
229 PPI
PPI /points per inch/
217 PPI
no data
Screen protection
Corning Gorilla Glass
Camera and Video

The smartphone camera plays significant role - it is one of several factors that determine the quality of a digital photo. When compare the smartphones, it is necessary to account megapixels on sensors of the primary and front facing cameras, and also availability of the flash and video-shooting option. Let's see which is better between Nokia 500 vs  Samsung Galaxy S2.

5 MP, Single
Rear camera, main
8 MP, Single
5 MP
Camera specs
8 MP, f/2.6, 1/3.2'', AF
no data
Functions
LED flash
0 MP,
Front camera, selfie
2 MP, Single
Specifications
2 MP
Performance

Ok, who win? Nokia 500 vs Samsung Galaxy S2. The smartphone must work fast. The higher the clock speed and the more RAM your smartphone has, the faster and better it can be. Also, you have to pay attention to the benchmark results. 

Symbian Anna, upgradable to Nokia Belle OS
Operating system OS
Android 2.3.4 (Gingerbread), upgradable to 4.1 (Jelly Bean); TouchWiz UI 4
no data
Chipset
Exynos 4210 Dual
1.0 GHz ARM 11
Processor CPU
Dual-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A9
no data
Graphics processor GPU
Mali-400MP4
microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)
External memory
microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)
2 GB, 256 MB RAM, 512 MB ROM
Internal memory
16/32 GB, 1 GB RAM
no data
Antutu 7 score
9100
no data
GeekBench 4 Single Core
415
no data
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core
639
no data
GeekBench 4 RenderScript
346
General specs

Here is some information we have collected – from date of release and battery capacity to weight and color gamut of the smartphones. It is time to pick the winner. What is the difference between Nokia 500 vs Samsung Galaxy S2.

2011, August
Release date
2011, February. Released 2011, April
111.3 Х 53.8 Х 14.1 mm
Dimensions (HxWxD)
125.3 Х 66.1 Х 8.5 mm
93 g
Weight
116 g
Black/White with covers in Black, Azure Blue, Coral Red, Purple, Khaki, Orange, Green, Pink, Silver
Colors
Black, White, Pink
1110 mAh,  Removable Li-Ion
Battery
1650 mAh,  Removable Li-Ion
110 EUR
Approximate price
170 EUR
Stand by time- Up to 500 h (2G) / Up to 455 h (3G) Talking time- Up to 7 h (2G) / Up to 5 h (3G) Music play - Up to 35 h
Battery life
Stand by time- Up to 710 h (2G) / Up to 610 h (3G) Talking time- Up to 18 h 20 min (2G) / Up to 8 h 40 min (3G)
no data
Body build
Plastic body
Communication and Connectivity

As a result of comparison Nokia 500 and Samsung Galaxy S2 , you understand what device is better and what is worst. Below are parameters and data sets which were used for analysis and comparison.

Mini-SIM
SIM card
Mini-SIM
GSM / HSPA
Network
GSM / HSPA
HSPA 14.4/5.76 Mbps
Speed
HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps
Class 33
GPRS
Class 12
Class 33
Edge
Yes
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Yes, with A-GPS
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS
NFC
Optional
microUSB 2.0
USB
microUSB 2.0 (MHL TV-out), USB Host
2.1, A2DP, EDR
Bluetooth
3.0, A2DP, aptX
SAR - 1.47 W/kg (head)     1.38 W/kg (body)     SAR EU - 1.18 W/kg (head)    
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 0.16 W/kg (head)     0.96 W/kg (body)     SAR EU - 0.34 W/kg (head)    
Music and Audio
Stereo FM radio
Radio
Stereo FM radio, RDS
Yes
Headphone jack
Yes
no data
Others
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Accelerometer, proximity, compass - Exchangeable battery covers with multiple home screens (2 included in the retail box) -MP4/H.264 player -MP3/WAV/еAAC+/WMA player -Photo editor -Organizer -Voice command/dial -Predictive text input
Sensors - Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

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