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Nokia C3 vs ZTE Blade III

Comparing side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Nokia C3 vs ZTE Blade III phones. Which is the best phone?


02 Nokia C3 vs 21 ZTE Blade III

Nokia C3
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What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is ZTE Blade III

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02 Advantages Nokia C3

C3 vs Blade III
114 grams (3.99 ounces) vs 130 grams (4.55 ounces)
 3X (times)100%
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
260 thousand vs 65 thousand

21 Advantages ZTE Blade III

Blade III vs C3
 4X (times)100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1Ghz 32bit Single-Core vs 208Mhz 32bit Single-Core
 7X (times)100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
512MB vs 64MB DDR
 45X (times)100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
4GB (2.49GB user available) vs 128MB (55MB user available)
 3X (times)100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 32GB vs Until 8GB
10 millimeters (0.39 inches) vs 13.6 millimeters (0.54 inches)
 4X (times)100%
+Higher resolution screen
480 x 800 pixels vs 320 x 240 pixels
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
233 PPI vs 167 PPI
+Larger screen
4" vs 2.4"
+Higher resolution main camera
5 megapixels vs 2 megapixels
Advantage+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus Autofocus vs Not supported
 11X (times)100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
VGA (640 x 480 pixels) vs QCIF (176 x 144 pixels)
 1999X (times)100%
+More apps available to download and use
2000000 apps (Google Play Store) vs 1000 apps (Nokia Store)
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1600 mAh vs 1320 mAh
Advantage+The 3G HSUPA network is newer and faster 3G HSUPA vs 2G EDGE
 30X (times)100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(3G HSUPA) 7.2 Mbps vs (2G EDGE) 0.236 Mbps
Advantage+The touch screen facilitates the use of the device Capacitive Multitouch vs Not supported
Advantage+Sensors help you use the device Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Ambient Light vs Not supported
Advantage+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video Video calling vs Not supported
Advantage+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device A-GPS, GeoTagging vs Not supported
Advantage+WiFi 802.11 b/g/n is newer and faster 802.11 b/g/n vs 802.11 b/g
Advantage+The NFC lets simple and safe communication between near electronic devices NFC vs Not supported


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Model and physical features Nokia C3ZTE Blade III
Brand NokiaZTE
Model C3Blade III
Also known as Nokia C3-00ZTE Blade 3 P772N10, ZTE Blade 3 3G
Country or region where it's sold feature not registeredfeature not registered
Release date June, 2010September, 2012
Design / Type BarBar
Depth 13.6 millimeters (0.54 inches)10 millimeters (0.39 inches)
Size (width x height) 58.1 x 115.5 millimeters (2.29 x 4.55 in)63.5 x 123 millimeters (2.5 x 4.84 in)
Weight 114 grams (3.99 ounces)130 grams (4.55 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboard Fixed QWERTY keyboardNot supported
Antenna Internal antennaInternal antenna
Water protection Not supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS) Nokia C3ZTE Blade III
Operating system Nokia Series OS S40 5th edition Feature Pack 1Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
Firmware update feature not registeredfeature not registered
Hardware Nokia C3ZTE Blade III
Architecture - Chipset 32bit - Broadcom "Juno"32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7227A
CPU processor 208Mhz Single-Core ARM9 core1Ghz Single-Core ARM Cortex-A5
GPU graphical controller feature not registeredQualcomm Adreno 200
RAM memory 64MB DDR512MB
Internal storage 128MB (55MB user available)4GB (2.49GB user available)
External storage Until 8GB microSDUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
Display Nokia C3ZTE Blade III
Display type TFT LCDTFT LCD
Screen size 2.4" inches4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio ~26.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~58.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Touchscreen Not supportedCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution 320 x 240 pixels480 x 800 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch) 167 PPI233 PPI
Colors 260 thousand65 thousand
Scratch-resistant glass Not supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and data Nokia C3ZTE Blade III
Dual SIM Not supportedNot supported
SIM card 1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
GSM Mhz band Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Tri-Band 900/1800/1900
2G network GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 900/1800/1900
3G network Not supportedUMTS 900/2100
4G network Not supportedNot supported
2G network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
3G network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
4G network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
Data network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
Maximum speed download 0.236 Mbps7.2 Mbps
Maximum speed upload feature not registered5.76 Mbps
Messaging and calling Nokia C3ZTE Blade III
Messaging SMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Speakerphone SupportedSupported
Video calling Not supportedSupported
Call control Voice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary camera / Back camera Nokia C3ZTE Blade III
Main camera 2 megapixels5 megapixels
Main camera resolution 1600 x 1200 pixels2592 x 1944 pixels
Video recording (primary) QCIF (176 x 144 pixels) 15 fpsVGA (640 x 480 pixels)
Flash Not supportedNot supported
Focal aperture feature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal length feature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size feature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size feature not registeredfeature not registered
Autofocus Not supportedAutofocus
Touch focus feature not registeredSupported
Image stabilization feature not registeredfeature not registered
Zoom Only digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detection feature not registeredNot supported
BSI sensor feature not registeredNot supported
HDR feature not registeredNot supported
Front camera / Secondary camera Nokia C3ZTE Blade III
Front camera Not supportedNot supported
Front camera resolution Not supportedNot supported
Video recording (secondary) Not supportedNot supported
Front flash Not supportedNot supported
Focal aperture feature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal length feature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size feature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size feature not registeredfeature not registered
Multimedia Nokia C3ZTE Blade III
Radio FM with RDSFM with RDS
TV Not supportedNot supported
Video formats MP4, AVI, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formats MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+MP3, WAV, eAAC+
Connectivity and interfaces Nokia C3ZTE Blade III
USB USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
TV output Not supportedNot supported
Audio output 3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth 2.1 version with A2DP2.1 version with A2DP
WiFi 802.11 b/g802.11 b/g/n
DLNA feature not registeredSupported
NFC Not supportedSupported
GPS Not supportedA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared port feature not registeredfeature not registered
Other functions Nokia C3ZTE Blade III
Active noise cancellation feature not registeredSupported
Vibrating alert SupportedSupported
Ringtones Polyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browser feature not registeredHTML, XHTML
Flash player SupportedSupported
Java SupportedSupported
Sensors Not supportedAccelerometer
Ambient Light
Other features - Colors: Slate Grey, Golden White, Hot Pink, Black
- Social network integration
- Colors: Black, White
- ZTE Mifavor UI
- Dolby Mobile sound
- WiFi Direct
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomy Nokia C3ZTE Blade III
Battery technology Lithium ion - RemovableLithium ion - Removable
Battery capacity 1320 mAh1600 mAh
Battery model BL-5Jfeature not registered
Talk time 420 minutes | 7 hours | 0.3 day240 minutes | 4 hours | 0.2 day
Standby 28800 minutes | 480 hours | 20 days15000 minutes | 250 hours | 10.4 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation) Nokia C3ZTE Blade III
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UK feature not registeredfeature not registered

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