|Latest Cherry Mobile BLAZE and SKYFIRE dual-core Android phones on 4.7 inches display for Filipinos this Christmas 2012.|
Both are latest Dual-Core Android Phone from Cherry Mobile released in the market 1 week before Christmas 2012. They have 3 things in common, both are running on dual core processor, Android Ice Cream Sandwich and in 4.7" Capacitive Touchscreen.
With lots of latest dual-core Android phones in the market today, consumers really had a hard time choosing what is the best without disclosure of official full specs.
Let's compare the two so that you can decide which one is best for you.
Cherry Mobile BLAZE vs SKYFIRE Price, Features and Full Specs Comparison
Price: Cherry Mobile BLAZE is selling at P6,499 while SKYFIRE at P5,999. A price difference of P500.
Features: At first glance there is difference in physical design in home button between the two. Both are dual SIM and dual camera. Panorama and 720p HD video recording capable for SKYFIRE.
CPU: Both are running on MediaTek MT6577 1 GHz Dual-Core Processor.
GPU: Integrated PowerVR SGX531
OS: Both are running on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
RAM: Both 512 MB
Screen: Both are 4.7" Capacitive Touchscreen. SKYFIRE is using 5 point Multi-Touchscreen TFT LCD.
Resolution: 854x480 pixels FWVGA (Full Wide Video Graphics Array) for BLAZE. 800x480 pixels WVGA (Wide Video Graphics Array) for SKYFIRE.
Pixel per Inch: ~208 ppi for BLAZE and ~199 ppi for SKYFIRE. Pixel per inch depends on resolution of screen/display.
Internal Memory: Both are 4GB expandable up to 32 GB via microSD
Camera: Both are dual camera with Flash. 8MP with VGA front camera for BLAZE and 5 MP with VGA front camera for SKYFIRE.
Connectivity: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, micro-USB and 3G capability
Battery: Both are rated at 1500 mAh battery capacity.
Hands on with Cherry Mobile SKYFIRE for a while is tempting to buy, aesthetic design is excellent and very solid especially the back cover and user interface (UI) is very fast responsive.
I think majority of difference between the two is physical design and rear camera resolution. If you want BLAZE design and 8 MP camera, then this unit is for you. Cherry Mobile TITAN (P6,499) is also selling at the same price.
If you want an affordable dual core with the right mix of functionality, you will never go wrong with SKYFIRE, it currently competes with MyPhone A848i DUO (P5,990).
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