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Philips 399 vs Positivo Twist Mini S430

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Philips 399 vs Positivo Twist Mini S430 phones. Which is the best phone?

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01 Philips 399 vs 27 Positivo Twist Mini S430

Philips 399







Positivo Twist Mini S430





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What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Positivo Twist Mini S430

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01 Advantages Philips 399

399vsTwist Mini S430
80 grams (2.8 ounces)vs110 grams (3.85 ounces)

27 Advantages Positivo Twist Mini S430

Twist Mini S430vs399
 371 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
8GB (4GB user available)vs11MB
 7 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHCvsUntil 4GB microSD
10.7 millimeters (0.42 inches)vs13 millimeters (0.51 inches)
 61 times100%
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
16 millionvs260 thousand
 4 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
480x800 pixelsvs240x320 pixels
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
233 PPIvs154 PPI
+Larger screen
 5 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 8 megapixelsvs(back) 1.3 megapixels
Advantage+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low lightLED flashvsNot supported
Advantage+With a secondary camera is easier to take selfies(front) 1.3 megapixelsvsNot supported
 107 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsQCIF (160x120 pixels)
Advantage+The 3G+ HSPA+ network is newer and faster3G+ HSPA+vs2G GPRS
 437 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbpsvs(2G GPRS) 0.048 Mbps
Advantage+Better touchscreen. The capacitive screen is much more sensitiveCapacitivevsResistive
Advantage+Better touch type. Multitouch allows to use more fingers at the same timeMultitouchvsMonotouch
Advantage+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores3.5mm jackvsvia Mini-USB
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceAccelerometervsNot supported
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1400 mAhvs820 mAh
Advantage+Speakerphone is useful when you are driving and on other occasionsSpeakerphonevsNot supported
Advantage+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and videoVideo callingvsNot supported
Advantage+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in generalFMvsNot supported
Advantage+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your deviceA-GPS, GeoTaggingvsNot supported
Advantage+WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz) is newer and faster802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vsNot supported
Advantage+Bluetooth 4.0 version A2DP is newer and faster4.0 version A2DPvs2.0 version A2DP
Advantage+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USBMicroUSB 2.0vsMini-USB 1.1 (Mini-B)
Advantage+Better sites viewing on the internetHTML, XHTML, HTML5vsWAP

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Model and physical featuresPhilips 399Positivo Twist Mini S430
Model399Twist Mini S430
Also known asPhilips 399, Philips CT0399BLK 399Positivo Twist S430, Positivo S430 Twist mini 11122297
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredBrazil
Release dateJuly, 2007April, 2017
Depth13 millimeters (0.51 inches)10.7 millimeters (0.42 inches)
Size (width x height)49 x 102 millimeters (1.93 x 4.02 in)66 x 127 millimeters (2.6 x 5 in)
Weight80 grams (2.8 ounces)110 grams (3.85 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Philips 399Positivo Twist Mini S430
Operating systemProprietary OSAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwarePhilips 399Positivo Twist Mini S430
Architecture - Chipsetfeature not registered32bit - MediaTek MT6572A (28nm)
CPU processorSingle-Core1.3Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerfeature not registeredARM Mali-400 MP1 500Mhz
RAM memoryfeature not registered512MB LPDDR2
Internal storage11MB8GB (4GB user available)
External storageUntil 4GB microSD
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayPhilips 399Positivo Twist Mini S430
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD
Screen size2.6" inches4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~41.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~54.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenResistive Monotouch 1-pointCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution240x320 pixels480x800 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)154 PPI233 PPI
Colors260 thousand16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataPhilips 399Positivo Twist Mini S430
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandDual-Band 900/1800Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 900/1800GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
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/upload0.048 Mbps21/5.76 Mbps
Messaging and callingPhilips 399Positivo Twist Mini S430
MessagingSMS, MMSSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneNot supportedSupported
Video callingNot supportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary camera / Back cameraPhilips 399Positivo Twist Mini S430
Main camera1.3 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution1280x1024 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)QCIF (160x120 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusNot supportedNot supported
Touch focusfeature not registeredNot supported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionfeature not registeredFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorfeature not registeredNot supported
HDRfeature not registeredNot supported
Front camera / Secondary cameraPhilips 399Positivo Twist Mini S430
Front cameraNot supported1.3 megapixels
Front camera resolutionNot supported1280x1024 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedVGA (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
MultimediaPhilips 399Positivo Twist Mini S430
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3MP3, WAV, eAAC+
Connectivity and interfacesPhilips 399Positivo Twist Mini S430
USBMini-USB 1.1 (Mini-B)MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputvia Mini-USB3.5mm jack
Bluetooth2.0 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFiNot supported802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNAfeature not registeredNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSNot supportedA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portfeature not registeredNot supported
Other functionsPhilips 399Positivo Twist Mini S430
Active noise cancellationfeature not registeredNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Java / Flash playerYes / NoNot supported
SensorsNot supportedAccelerometer
Other features- Colors: Matt Black, High Glossy Black, Red
- Handwriting recognition
- 4-way navigation key
- Screensavers and wallpapers
- Colors: Black/Gold, Black/Gray, White/Pink
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomyPhilips 399Positivo Twist Mini S430
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Removable)
Battery capacity820 mAh1400 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time180 minutes | 3 hours | 0.1 dayfeature not registered
Standby14400 minutes | 240 hours | 10 daysfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Philips 399Positivo Twist Mini S430
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered

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