The Samsung Galaxy Beam, a projector smartphone, was launched on 26 February and allows users to display and share multimedia content (up to 1,000 games from Game Hub, Samsung's gaming store) via a luminous projector screen.
Meanwhile, Nokia's first Windows-based smartphone -the Lumia 900 - features high-speed LTE capabilities and was launched at the 2012 Consumer Electronics ShOw (CES). The handset features a larger-than-usual display and won Best Smartphone at the CES.
Check out how the two do head-to-head -
Display: The Samsung Galaxy Beam features a 4.0-inch WVGA TFT touch screen with a resolution of 480x800 pixels, whereas the Lumia 900 features a 4.3-inch AMOLED ClearBlack glass capacitive touch screen protected by Corning Gorilla Glass and offering a resolution of 800x480 pixels. The display is expected to deliver rich and bright images both indoors and out.
Size: The Galaxy Beam measures 64.2x124x12.5mm in thickness and weighs 145.3g and reportedly features an elegant and ergonomic design. The Lumia measures 5.03x2.7x0.45 inches and weighs 5.6 ounces. The Lumia 900 is the company's third Lumia smartphone.
Operating System: The Galaxy Beam runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread and can be upgraded to Ice Cream Sandwich, whilst the Lumia 900 runs on the Windows Phone 7.5 Mango OS.
Processor: The Samsung Galaxy Beam is powered by a 1GHz dual-core processor and 768MB of RAM. The Lumia by a 1.4GHz single-core unit and 512MB RAM.
Camera: The Galaxy Beam sports a five megapixel AutoFocus primary camera and a 1.3 megapixel secondary front-facing camera for video chats. The ultra-bright 15 lumens projector in the Galaxy Beam allows users to share photos in "crisp" clarity. Meanwhile, the Lumia 900 features an eight megapixel, touch focus, dual LED flash camera with Carl Zeiss Optics. The resolution of the camera is 3264x2448 pixels and it has a F2.2 aperture. Moreover, there is a secondary camera of 1 megapixel with resolution of 1280x720 pixels.
Connectivity: The Galaxy Beam offers Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth version 3.0. The Nokia Lumia 900 supports WEP, WPA, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Micro USB, Wi-Fi, USB 2.0, Bluetooth Stereo Audio, 3.5mm AHJ connector and Bluetooth 2.1+EDR.
Storage: The Galaxy Beam has 8GB of internal storage that can be expanded to 32GB via a microSD slot. memory storage of galaxy Beam is 8GB which provided users ample of space to store data. The memory further can be expanded to 32GB by using MicroSD card. The Lumia, meanwhile, has 16GB of onboard storage and access to SkyDrive Cloud storage space.
Battery: The Galaxy Beam runs with a Li-ion battery with a capacity of 2000mAh. On the other hand, the Nokia Lumia 900 contains a BP-6EW battery with capacity of 1830mAh.