The date when the arrival of the smartphone is publicly announced
The date when the smartphone is released for the public
OEM producing the smartphone
Classification based on what functionalities are offered by the phone
Classification of smartphone according to basic shape
Operating system powering the entire smartphone. In an Android phone this is the OEM's fork on android with their customisations and features. Some of the most popular Android Skins include MIUI, Oxygen OS, Grace UI, HYC sense etc.
327.0 x 217.8 x 13.9 mm
physical dimensions of the smartphone
Weight of the mobile phone in grams
Availability of various colors
Full keyboard, Stylus
Special design features on the smartphone
physical size of the screen measured by the diagonal.
1800 x 3200 pixels
Total number of pixels on the display
number of pixels per square inch of the display.
Display shape with classification based on current trends. Morden displays come in different shapes and sizes and this varies from near bezel less, notch display, waterdrop notch, to fully bezel less phones. This lets one get an idea of how the display looks.
Percentage of display area to the front of the smartphone. This ratio became more popular recently with the introduction of tall 18:9 displays. Now we have bezel less, notched displays with screen to body ratios of 18.5:9, 19:9, and even 19.5:9.
Primary front camera megapixel count.
Central Processing unit
Intel HD Graphics 4400
Graphics processing unit. The GPU is responsible for all the graphics intensive stuff on your smartphone including video rendering, playing games etc.
Random Access Memory(Volatile memory) in the smartphone. The amount of RAM in a phone is responsible for how many apps will stay in memory and will not have to reload.
Internal storage capacity
non-removable hardware storage inside the smartphone. The internal storage on a smartphone is responsible both for storing files, as well as the applications on it. The whole system runs on that internal storage which makes its quality important. Modern internal storages range from Emma 5.0, Emma 5.1, UFS 2.0, UFS 2.1 etc.
External storage available
Availability of a micro-sd card slot.
External storage type
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Fast charging available
Availability of high wattage charging for high intensity charging. This type of charging facilitated faster charging times and lesser time plugged to the wall.
Wireless charging available
Available of wireless charging technology.Wireless charging provides a very convenient way of charging the smartphone without connecting any wires
Availability of a slot which can either hold a micro sd card or a SIM card. This slot was designed to address the Indian audience which was divided into dual sim users and a sim and micro-SD card users.
If Bluetooth is available on the smartphone or not. Having bluetooth in your phone enables it to make data transfers wirelessly to another bluetooth supported devices, which includes file transfers, wireless audio etc.
Wireless pairing technology by bringing two supported phones with 4cms of each other. NFC is used for social networking, for sharing contacts, photos, videos or files. NFC-enabled devices can act as electronic identity documents and keycards.
USB connector type
Micro USB v2.0
The data/power input/output port on the smartphone. The USB connectors include Type A, type B, Micro USB, Mini USB, and USB-C.
Audio connector type
The audio input/output port on the smartphone. The audio connectors range for analog 2.5mm, 3.5mm ports to various digital USB ports.
The ability to connect to the internet wirelessly. Wifi let's you connect various devices to the same network and get access to internet with a wire-free experience.
Computer sync, OTA sync
Ability to transmit compressed or uncompressed audio/video data through wired connection to a supported device like a display controller, computer monitor, video projector, or a digital television.