It is now that you get to see lot of competition in the premium phone category, earlier all you could hear were two names, Nokia and Sony Ericsson. These two have long been battling for supremacy in the Indian market and still are doing so. However Sony Ericsson has weakened over the past few years due to stiff competition from the likes of HTC, Motorola and Samsung. But still it is a force to beckon with.
Talking about the Nokia or Sony Ericsson, we are aiming to set up a match between the Nokia C7 and the Sony Ericsson Satio to pick a winner. Nokia or Sony Ericsson? Here is a look at the stats of the cell phone comparison of Sony Ericsson Satio and Nokia C7.
Nokia C7 was launched relatively new to market compared to Sony Ericsson Satio. Thus it is benefited with more recent technology adaptations. On the camera front the Satio outshone the C7 with its powerful 12 Mega Pixel camera compared to the C7"s 8 Mega Pixel but the Satio provides for only VGA video recording whereas the C7 offers high definition 720p Video recording.
On the connectivity and Data front, regarding Satio and Nokia C7 comparison, both the phones offer similar technologies like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB PC sync, EDGE, GPRS and 3G, but the C7 is the one with later versions of many of these features and is much more powerful than the Satio. The Bluetooth on the C7 is of Version 3.0 compared to the Version 2.0 on the Satio. The 3G technology on the C7 also offers higher downloading and surfing speeds of 10.2 Mbps as compared to the 7.1Mbps of the Satio.
The C7 has higher bandwidth streaming of 150 Mega bits per second in Wi-Fi Hot spots as compared to the 54 Mega bits per second of the Satio.
Further more talking about Satio and Nokia C7 comparison, C7 has an AMOLED capacitive touch screen whereas the Satio has a resistive touch screen. The AMOLED screen is brighter and more vivid. The C7 also offers Multi touch gesture control features whereas the Satio doesn"t.
The C7 has a very large internal memory of 8GB as compared to the mere 128 MB of the Satio and both phones have external Micro SD support that can be extended up to 32GB.
While a cell phone comparison of Satio and Nokia C7 is made, the look and feel aspect also deserves mention. Dimensionally too the C7 is smaller and thinner than the Satio and both have the same display size of 3.5 inches,
The C7 has a higher battery standby time of 552 hours as compared to the Satio"s 360 hours. However the Satio has higher battery talk time of 9 hours as compared to the 6 for the C7.
The killer point is however the price. The C7 is a cool Rs 5000 less than the Satio at Rs 16500. The Satio priced at over Rs 22000 is in fact not even a worthy competition for the C7 which offers everything in the Satio plus a lot more for much less. So is it Nokia or Sony Ericsson? No prizes for guessing the winner of Satio and Nokia C7 comparison.