Samsung S3650 Corby and Nokia N97 Black – both are 3G enabled phones but the first one is a purely mid ranged gadget while the other one is one of the ultimate mobile phones designed till date. So obviously the latter one will have better features and functionalities. Let’s find out the differences here.
Design and Display
Nokia N97 Black is a touch screen as well as a full QWERTY keypad phone while the Samsung S3650 Corby is a chunky looking touch screen gadget. The 3.5 inches TFT Widescreen touch screen of the first one renders 16 million colors at 360 x 640 pixels resolution. Dimensions of the phone are of 117.2 x 55.3 x 15.9 mm with 150 grams weight. The second one’s display is of 2.8 inches TFT touch screen at 240 x 320 pixels resolution and it comes in a weight of 92 grams along with 103 x 57 x 13 mm dimensions. Proximity sensor for auto turn-off, accelerometer sensor for auto-rotate and handwriting recognition are few cool features of the former one’s screen. The latter one carries Smart unlock and Cartoon UI as exclusives.
In multimedia features too the N97 Black is a winner too as the company has given it a 5 mega pixel camera with Carl Zeiss Optics, Dual LED Flash, Auto Focus, Video Streaming, Video Light etc. features. Its competitor is a modest one in this regard to carry a 2 mega pixel camera zoom, flash and smile detection features.
MP3, WMA, eAAC music files are acceptable on the music player of the Corby while Find Music recognition service is a unique attribute given in it. On the other hand, N97 Black’s music player supports MP3, WMA, WAV, eAAC+ music files. The first one’s video player is meant for H.263, H.264, MP4, WMV whereas the second one will support WMV, RealVideo, MP4 video files.
Other Important Details
HSCSD, Bluetooth with A2DP, USB (Micro USB in case of N97 Black), GPRS and EDGE are commonly found connectivity and data sharing techniques will make these gadgets highly compatible for data sharing and connectivity. While Nokia N97 Black, being an advanced one also sports 3G HSDPA and WLAN Wi-Fi with UPnP support as well. With RSS feeds ability, the Nokia N97 Black has got better Internet accessibility features whereas WAP 2.0, X-HTML and HTML browsers are also mutually available. Document viewer is also a common feature. The Samsung S3650 Corby doesn’t render GPS navigation system at all while the Nokia N97 Black comes with A-GPS support and Nokia Maps application and digital compass characteristics as well.