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Samsung Duos SCH-W259 vs Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB

Comparing side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Duos SCH-W259 vs Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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06 Samsung Duos SCH-W259 vs 26 Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB

Samsung Duos SCH-W259
Specifications Compare Pictures
2.2"
TFT

176x220

1.3
MP

N/A
RAM

32bit Single

1140
mAh

Removable

Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Specifications Compare Models Pictures
9.7"
IPS

1536x2048

8
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

64bit 3s

7340
mAh

Non removable

What's the best device? The PhoneMore's choice is Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB

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06 Advantages Samsung Duos SCH-W259

Duos SCH-W259 vs iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Advantage+More external storage for files using memory cards Until 8GB vs Not supported
 3X (times)100%
+Lighter
120 grams (4.2 ounces) vs 444 grams (15.54 ounces)
Advantage+Removable battery can be replaced easily Lithium ion - Removable vs Lithium ion Polymer (LiPo) - Non removable
Advantage+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features Vibrating alert vs Not supported
Advantage+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device 2 slots Dual-SIM vs 1 slot
Advantage+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general FM vs Not supported

26 Advantages Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB

iPad Air 2 4G 128GB vs Duos SCH-W259
 3276X (times)100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB vs 40MB
 161%100%
+Thinner
6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches) vs 15.9 millimeters (0.63 inches)
Advantage+This device has a TFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit screen, which are brighter and more vivid TFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit vs TFT LCD
 61X (times)100%
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
16 million vs 260 thousand
 80X (times)100%
+Higher resolution screen
1536 x 2048 pixels vs 176 x 220 pixels
 106%100%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
264 PPI vs 128 PPI
 3X (times)100%
+Larger screen
9.7" vs 2.2"
 5X (times)100%
+Higher resolution main camera
8 megapixels vs 1.3 megapixels
Advantage+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus Autofocus vs Not supported
Advantage+With a secondary camera is easier to take selfies 1.2 megapixels vs Not supported
 81X (times)100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) vs QCIF (176 x 144 pixels)
 209999X (times)100%
+More apps available to download and use
2100000 apps (App Store) vs 10 apps
 5X (times)100%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
7340 mAh vs 1140 mAh
Advantage+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster 4G LTE vs 2G CDMA
 259X (times)100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 100 Mbps vs (2G CDMA) 0.384 Mbps
Advantage+The touch screen facilitates the use of the device Capacitive Multitouch vs Not supported
Advantage+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores 3.5mm jack vs Output owner
Advantage+Sensors help you use the device Accelerometer, Compass, Ambient Light, Gyroscope, Barometer vs Not supported
Advantage+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video Video calling vs Not supported
Advantage+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable Proprietary TV-out vs Not supported
Advantage+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS vs Not supported
Advantage+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac is newer and faster 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac vs Not supported
Advantage+Bluetooth 4.0 version with A2DP is newer and faster 4.0 version with A2DP vs 2.1 version with A2DP
Advantage+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB) vs USB 1.1 Proprietary connector
Advantage+Better sites viewing on the internet HTML, XHTML, HTML5 vs WAP
Advantage+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys Scratch-resistant glass vs Not supported


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Model and physical features Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Brand SamsungApple
Model Duos SCH-W259iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Also known as Samsung W259 Duos, Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 A1567 Cellular, iPad 6, iPad Air 2 LTE
Country or region where it's sold feature not registeredfeature not registered
Release date April, 2009October, 2014
Design / Type BarBar
Depth 15.9 millimeters (0.63 inches)6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)
Size (width x height) 48 x 115.5 millimeters (1.89 x 4.55 in)169.5 x 240 millimeters (6.67 x 9.45 in)
Weight 120 grams (4.2 ounces)444 grams (15.54 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboard Not supportedNot supported
Antenna Internal antennaInternal antenna
Water protection Not supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS) Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Operating system Proprietary OSiOS 8.0
Firmware update feature not registeredfeature not registered
Hardware Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Architecture - Chipset 32bit64bit - Apple A8X
CPU processor Single-Core1.5Ghz 3-Cores Apple Cyclone
GPU graphical controller feature not registeredPowerVR GXA6850 MP8
RAM memory feature not registered2GB LPDDR3
Internal storage 40MB128GB
External storage Until 8GB microSD, microSDHCNot supported
Display Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Display type TFT LCDTFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit
Screen size 2.2" inches9.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio ~27.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~71.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Touchscreen Not supportedCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution 176 x 220 pixels1536 x 2048 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch) 128 PPI264 PPI
Colors 260 thousand16 million
Scratch-resistant glass Not supportedScratch-resistant glass
Mobile networks and data Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Dual SIM Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardNot supported
SIM card 2 slots Dual-SIM
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz band Dual-Band 900/1800Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
2G network CDMA 800CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G network Not supportedCDMA2000 1xEV-DO, UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
4G network Not supportedLTE 700/800/850/900/1800/1900/2100/2600, TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600
Data network CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
2G network SIM2 GSM 900/1800Not supported
3G network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
4G network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
Data network SIM2 GPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum speed download 0.384 Mbps100 Mbps
Maximum speed upload feature not registered50 Mbps
Messaging and calling Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Messaging SMS, MMS, E-mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Speakerphone SupportedSupported
Video calling Not supportedSupported
Call control Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary camera / Back camera Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Main camera 1.3 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution 1280 x 1024 pixels3264 x 2448 pixels
Video recording (primary) QCIF (176 x 144 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 30 fps
Flash Not supportedNot supported
Focal aperture feature not registeredf/2.4 (aperture)
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 registeredFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensor feature not registeredSupported
HDR feature not registeredHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
Front camera / Secondary camera Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Front camera Not supported1.2 megapixels
Front camera resolution Not supported1280 x 960 pixels
Video recording (secondary) Not supportedHD (1280 x 720 pixels)
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 Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Radio FMNot supported
TV Not supportedNot supported
Video formats MP4, H.263MP4, H.264, MOV
Audio formats MP3, eAAC+MP3, WAV, eAAC+
Connectivity and interfaces Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
USB USB 1.1 Proprietary connectorUSB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
TV output Not supportedProprietary TV-out
Audio output Output owner3.5mm jack
Bluetooth 2.1 version with A2DP4.0 version with A2DP
WiFi Not supported802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
DLNA feature not registeredSupported
NFC Not supportedNot supported
GPS Not supportedA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared port feature not registeredNot supported
Other functions Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Active noise cancellation feature not registeredSupported
Vibrating alert SupportedNot supported
Ringtones Polyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browser WAPHTML, XHTML, HTML5
Flash player Not supportedNot supported
Java SupportedNot supported
Sensors Not supportedAccelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features - Colors: Black
- 1GB microSD included
- MMS and WAP using GSM only
- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold
- Retina display
- Oleophobic coating
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud service
- iCloud Keychain
- FaceTime HD
Power supply and autonomy Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Battery technology Lithium ion - RemovableLithium ion Polymer (LiPo) - Non removable
Battery capacity 1140 mAh7340 mAh
Battery model feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time 294 minutes | 4.9 hours | 0.2 day600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day
Standby 13800 minutes | 230 hours | 9.6 daysfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation) Samsung Duos SCH-W259Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UK feature not registeredfeature not registered

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