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Kyocera DuraForce vs CAT B15 Dual Sim

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Kyocera DuraForce vs CAT B15 Dual Sim phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare CAT B15 X24Kyocera DuraForce
Kyocera DuraForce
4.5"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

3100
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
CAT B15 Dual Sim
4"
TFT

480x800

5
MP

0.3mp

512MB
RAM

32bit Dual

2000
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Kyocera DuraForce

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best phone! Comment!


24 Advantages Kyocera DuraForce
DuraForcevsB15 Dual Sim
 63%63%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.4Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 3 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
2GB LPDDR2vs512MB LPDDR2
 4 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (12GB user available)vs4GB (2.49GB user available)
 7%7%
+Thinner
14 millimeters (0.55 inches)vs15 millimeters (0.59 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPSvsTFT LCD
 140%100%
+Higher resolution screen
720x1280 pixelsvs480x800 pixels
 40%40%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
326 PPIvs233 PPI
 13%13%
+Larger screen
4.5"vs4"
 59%59%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 8MPvs(back) 5MP
Advantage
+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
LED flashvsNot supported
 5 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 2MPvs(front) 0.3MP
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
 2 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
HD (1280x720 pixels)vsVGA (640x480 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 4.4.2 KitKat is newer and safer
Android 4.4.2 KitKatvsAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Advantage
+The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
4G+ LTE-Avs3G HSUPA
 20 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 150 Mbpsvs(3G HSUPA) 7.2 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
 55%55%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3100 mAhvs2000 mAh
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.0 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.0 version A2DPvs3.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Better sites viewing on the internet
HTML, XHTML, HTML5vsHTML, XHTML

03 Advantages CAT B15 Dual Sim
B15 Dual SimvsDuraForce
 18%18%
+Lighter
170 grams (5.95 ounces)vs200 grams (7 ounces)
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot

18 Common items in both devices
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
A-GPS, GeoTagging
MicroUSB 2.0
Scratch-resistant glass / Gorilla Glass
Waterproof (IPxx certified)
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresKyocera DuraForceCAT B15 Dual Sim
BrandKyoceraCAT
ModelDuraForceB15 Dual Sim
Also known asAT&T Kyocera DuraForce E6560, Bell Kyocera DuraForce E6560Caterpillar B15 Doble Sim, CAT B15 Dual Chip
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredVarious (International)
Release dateNovember, 2014March, 2013
Depth14 millimeters (0.55 inches)15 millimeters (0.59 inches)
Size (width x height)70.6 x 136.9 millimeters (2.78 x 5.39 in)69.5 x 125 millimeters (2.74 x 4.92 in)
Weight200 grams (7 ounces)170 grams (5.95 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersWaterproof (IPxx certified)Waterproof (IPxx certified)
Operating system (OS)Kyocera DuraForceCAT B15 Dual Sim
Operating systemAndroid 4.4.2 KitKatAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareKyocera DuraForceCAT B15 Dual Sim
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM892832bit - MediaTek MT6577
CPU processor1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A71Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A9
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 305PowerVR SGX531T
RAM memory2GB LPDDR2512MB LPDDR2
Internal storage16GB (12GB user available)4GB (2.49GB user available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayKyocera DuraForceCAT B15 Dual Sim
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD
Screen size4.5" inches4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~57.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~52.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 2-points
Display resolution720x1280 pixels480x800 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)326 PPI233 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass
Mobile networks and dataKyocera DuraForceCAT B15 Dual Sim
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100Latin America model:
UMTS 850/1900

Europe/Africa model:
UMTS 900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE 700/850/1700/1900/2100/2600Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps7.2/5.76 Mbps
Messaging and callingKyocera DuraForceCAT B15 Dual Sim
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary camera / Back cameraKyocera DuraForceCAT B15 Dual Sim
Main camera8 megapixels5 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsHD (1280x720 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionSmile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front camera / Secondary cameraKyocera DuraForceCAT B15 Dual Sim
Front camera2 megapixels0.3 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels640x480 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)VGA (640x480 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaKyocera DuraForceCAT B15 Dual Sim
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+
Connectivity and interfacesKyocera DuraForceCAT B15 Dual Sim
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP3.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsKyocera DuraForceCAT B15 Dual Sim
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML
Java / Flash playerYes / NoYes / No
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Barometer
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Black
- Enhanced Push-To-Talk (EPTT)
- Glove & Wet Touchscreen
- Smart Sonic Receiver
- HAC M4/T3
- WiFi Miracast
- WiFi hotspot
- IP68 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1m and 30min
- MIL-STD-810G certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant
- Colors: Black
- WiFi hotspot
- Drop to concrete resistance from up to 1.8m
- IP67 certified: dust and waterproof up to 1m for 30min
- MIL-STD-810G certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant
Power supply and autonomyKyocera DuraForceCAT B15 Dual Sim
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity3100 mAh2000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1020 minutes | 17 hours | 0.7 day960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 day
Standby30240 minutes | 504 hours | 21 days27360 minutes | 456 hours | 19 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Kyocera DuraForceCAT B15 Dual Sim
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered