Phone Comparison - LG Spectrum vs ZTE Anthem 4G

LG Spectrum
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ZTE Anthem 4G
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general General Info

Manufacturer LG ZTE
Announced January 2012 September 2012
Status Available - January 2012 Available - September 2012
Colors Black Black
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 135.4 x 68.8 x 10.4 mm
(5.33 x 2.71 x 0.41 in)
130.1 x 68.1 x 13.7 mm
(5.12 x 2.68 x 0.54 in)
Weight 141.5 g ( oz) 189.9 g ( oz)
2G Network CDMA 800 / 1900 CDMA 800 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
3G Network CDMA2000 1xEV-DO CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
4G Network LTE 700 LTE 1700 / 2100
Messaging SMS, MMS, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread) Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread)
Processor Dual-core 1.5 GHz Scorpion, Qualcomm MSM8660 Snapdragon [Similar] Dual-core 1.2 GHz, Qualcomm Snapdragon [Similar]
GPU Adreno 220 [Similar] -
RAM 1 GB [Browse Similar] 512 MB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 4 GB storage 4 GB (2.3 GB user available)
External Memory microSD, up to 32GB, 16GB included microSD, up to 32 GB

display Display

Type HD-IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 256K colors
Size 4.5 inches [Similar] 4.3 inches [Similar]
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels (326 ppi) [Similar] 480 x 800 pixels (217 ppi) [Similar]
Screen-to-Body Ratio 60.06% 59.38%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio No No
Games Yes Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 8 MP, 3264x2448 pixels [Similar] 5 MP, 2592х1944 pixels [Similar]
Flash LED flash LED flash
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Face Detection, Image Stabilization Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus
Video Yes, 1080p@30fps, LED video light Yes, 1080p
Front Camera Yes, 1.3 MP [Similar] Yes, VGA [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

Edge No No
3G Rev. A, up to 3.1 Mbps, LTE EV-DO Rev. A, up to 3.1 Mbps, LTE
Bluetooth Yes, v3.0 with A2DP, EDR Yes, v2.1 with A2DP, EDR
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot Yes
USB Yes, microUSB (MHL) v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support Yes, with A-GPS support
Browser WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML, Adobe Flash HTML5

memory User Memory

Internal 4 GB storage, 1 GB RAM 4 GB (2.3 GB user available), 512 MB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 32GB, 16GB included microSD, up to 32 GB

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor present proximity sensor present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC not supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Standard battery, Li-Ion Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 1830 mAh 1780 mAh
Stand by Up to 348 h Up to 244 h
Talk Time Up to 8 h 20 min Up to 4 h