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Nokia C7 vs. Samsung Wave II S8530

Both Smartphones, Samsung Wave II S5830 and Nokia C7, were released in October, 2010. Nokia and Samsung are one of the best mobile manufacturing companies and always develop high-end mobile phones. But there are differences in their strategic Here is a comparison between features and performance of both models. Let the battle begin!

Display
Nokia C7 is sporting a 3.5” AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 360 x 640 pixels and 16M colors. On the other hand, Samsung Wave II S8530 is having a 3.7” super clear LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels and 16M colors. So, it is very clear that Samsung Wave II display is better than the Nokia C7 display
Winner – Samsung Wave II S8530

Camera
Nokia C7 is integrated with 8MP rear-facing camera with Dual-LED flash, 2x digital zoom and autofocus, which is capable of shooting pictures with a maximum resolution of 3264 x 2448 pixels and 720p HD videos @25fps. It is also incorporating 0.3MP front-facing VGA camera. Whereas, Samsung Wave II is having 5MP rear-facing camera with autofocus, digital zoom and LED flash, which is capable of taking pictures with a max resolution of 2592 x 1944 pixels and 720p video @30fps. It is also having a secondary camera. There is no doubt that Nokia C7 is having the high-end camera.
Winner – Nokia C7

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Data and Connectivity
Both, Nokia C7 and Samsung Wave II S8530, are offering GPRS/EDGE and wireless network connectivity. They are also having the latest version of Bluetooth with A2DP technology, Bluetooth v3.0. Both Smartphones are bundled with latest technologies
Winner – Tie

Performance
Nokia C7 is powered by the 680MHz ARM11 processor with 2D/3D Graphics HW Accelerator with OpenGL ES 2.0 and OpenVG 1.1 support and 256MB of RAM. It is also running on the latest version of Symbian operating system, Symbian^3. Whereas, Samsung Wave II is powered by 1GHz Cortex A8 clocked processor and SGX 540 graphics engine with 256MB of RAM. It is also running on a latest version of bada operating system, bada 1.2 with TouchWiz 3.0. There is not much difference in the performance, but the high-end processor of the Wave II yields more performance than Nokia C7.
Winner – Samsung Wave II S8530

3G Network Speed
Nokia C7 is offering 10.2Mbps HSDPA and 2Mbps HSUPA data transfer speed, whereas, Samsung Wave II S8530 is offering 3.6Mbps HSDPA and 2Mbps HSUPA data transfer speed. So, it is very clear that you will lightning-fast Internet connectivity on Nokia C7.
Winner – Nokia C7

If you need a Smartphone, which is having a good Internet connectivity and camera, then you can go for Nokia C7. Otherwise, if you want a mobile phone for playing multimedia files, then Samsung Wave II is a best option for you.

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