Features Key features of the Kyocera Rise  vs Event 

screen size

Event
3.5"
At just 165ppi images are grainy and text is far from sharp, and while viewing angles are good the display washes out in bright light.
Kyocera Rise | by PhoneArena (Sep, 2012)

screen resolution

Kyocera Rise
480 x 320
Event
480 x 320
Strong light gives the best results with acceptable color reproduction, but even still details are grainy.
Kyocera Rise | by PhoneArena (Sep, 2012)

memory

Kyocera Rise
0.5 GB
Event
0.5 GB

processor

Kyocera Rise
Single core
Event
Single core

camera resolution

Kyocera Rise
3.2 MP
Event
3.2 MP
Camera: Kyocera has stuck with a 3-megapixel camera on the Rise, and as you would expect results aren’t stellar.
Kyocera Rise | by PhoneArena (Sep, 2012)

Differences What are the advantages of each

Back view of Kyocera Rise

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Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes vs No Somewhat common; Share your cellphone's data plan with other devices
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Significantly lighter 116 g vs 157 g More than 25% lighter
Thinner 12 mm vs 14.3 mm More than 15% thinner

Specifications Full list of technical specs

screen

Kyocera Rise  vs
Event 
Type Super IPS LCD2 Super IPS LCD2
Size 3.5" 3.5"
Resolution 480 x 320 480 x 320
Touchscreen Capacitive Capacitive
Multitouch Yes Yes
PPI 164 ppi 164 ppi

sensors

Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes

music

Supports FM radio No No

software

Operating system Android 4.0 Android 4.0
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market Android Market
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 850,000 apps

connectivity

Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes No
Supports NFC No No
Bluetooth Bluetooth v2.1 Bluetooth v2.1

form factor

Kyocera Rise  vs
Event 
Weight 157 g 116 g
Thickness 14.3 mm 12 mm
Size 60.5 x 113 x 14.3 mm 61 x 114 x 12 mm

hardware

Clock speed 1 GHz 1 GHz
Number of cores Single core Single core
RAM 0.5 GB 0.5 GB
Internal storage 2 GB 4 GB
Supported card formats
SDHC
SD

photo & video

Camera 3.2 MP 3.2 MP
Resolution 3.2 MP 3.2 MP
Flash Yes Yes

cellular

Generation 2G 2G
Networks
CDMA (0.01 Mb/s)
EV-DO Rev.A

battery

Talk time 516 min 522 min
Capacity 1,500 mA·h 1,500 mA·h
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