Phone Comparison - Samsung S8500 Wave vs Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus

Samsung S8500 Wave
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Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus
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general General Info

Manufacturer Samsung Samsung
Announced February 2010 April 2011
Status Available - April 2010 Discontinued
Price - Rs. 22,185 ($326.25) [Similarly Priced]
Colors Ebony Gray Black, White
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 118 x 56 x 10.9 mm
(4.65 x 2.2 x 0.43 in )
122.4 x 64.2 x 9.9 mm
(4.82 x 2.53 x 0.39 in)
Weight 118 g (4.16 oz) 119 g (4.2 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 1900 - North America
HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100
SAR US - W/kg (head)
- W/kg (body)
0.44 W/kg (head)
0.94 W/kg (body)
SAR EU - W/kg (head)
- W/kg (body)
0.35 W/kg (head)
- W/kg (body)
Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS bada OS Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread)
Processor 1 GHz Cortex-A8, Hummingbird [Similar] 1.4 GHz Scorpion, Qualcomm MSM8255T Snapdragon S2 [Similar]
GPU PowerVR SGX540 [Similar] Adreno 205 [Similar]
RAM N/A 512 MB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 2 GB storage 8/16 GB
External Memory microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)

display Display

Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 3.3 inches [Similar] 4.0 inches [Similar]
Resolution 480 x 800 pixels (283 ppi) [Similar] 480 x 800 pixels (233 ppi) [Similar]
Screen-to-Body Ratio 46.81% 58.07%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS, FM r Stereo FM radio, RDS
Games Yes + downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels [Similar] 5 MP, autofocus [Similar]
Flash LED flash No
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Face, Smile And Blink Detection, Image Stablilization, Touch Focus Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face/smile Detection
Video Yes, 720p@30fps, video light 720p@30fps
Front Camera Yes [Similar] VGA [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps Class 12
Edge Class 10, 236.8 kbps Class 12
3G HSDPA 3.6 Mbps; HSUPA, 2 Mbps HSPA 14.4/5.76 Mbps
Bluetooth Yes, v3.0 with A2DP v3.0, A2DP, aptX
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, hotspot
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0 microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support, Samsung Mobile Navigator Yes, with A-GPS
Browser WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML HTML, Adobe Flash

memory User Memory

Phonebook Yes, Photocall Practically unlimited entries and fields, Photocall
Call Records Yes Practically unlimited
Internal 2 GB storage 8/16 GB, 512 MB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)

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 Removable Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 1500 mAh 1650 mAh
Stand by Up to 600 h (2G)
Up to 550 h (3G)
Up to 480 h (2G)
Up to 430 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 15 h (2G)
Up to 7 h (3G)
Up to 17 h 20 min (2G)
Up to 7 h 50 min (3G)