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LAVA S12

Posted
Nov 10, 2011
Market status
Released
Release date
Oct 1, 2011

Pros

No pros

Cons

  • Low pixel density screen (180 ppi)
  • Single-core processor
  • Low-resolution camera (5 megapixels)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash
  • No front-facing camera

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Design

  • Device type:
    • Smart phone
  • OS:
    • Android (2.2)
  • Dimensions:
    • 4.61 x 2.26 x 0.53 inches (117 x 57.5 x 13.4 mm)
  • Weight:
    • 4.23 oz (120 g)
      the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)

Display

  • Physical size:
    • 3.2 inches
  • Resolution:
    • 320 x 480 pixels
  • Pixel density:

    Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

    • 180 ppi
  • Screen-to-body ratio:
    • 45.36 %
  • Features:
    • Light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

  • Camera:
      • 5 megapixels
    • Software Features:
      • Digital zoom
  • Camcorder:
      • Yes

Hardware

  • System chip:

    System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

      • Qualcomm Snapdragon S1
    • Model:
      • MSM7227
  • Processor:

    Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

    • Single core, 600 MHz
  • Built-in storage:
    • 0.12 GB
  • Storage expansion:
    • microSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB

Battery

  • Capacity:
    • 1300 mAh
  • User replaceable:
    • Yes
  • Talk time:
    • 10.80 hours
      the average is 14 h (862 min)
  • Stand-by time:
    • 24.6 days (590 hours)
      the average is 16 days (377 h)
  • Talk time (3G):
    • 8.00 hours
      the average is 17 h (991 min)
  • Stand-by time (3G):
    • 27.1 days (650 hours)
      the average is 21 days (503 h)

Multimedia

  • Music player:
    • Filter by:
      • Album, Artist, Playlists
    • Features:
      • Album art cover, Background playback
  • Radio:
      • FM

Cellular

  • GSM:
    • 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
  • UMTS:
    • 2100 MHz
  • Data:
    • HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS

Phone features

  • Notifications:
    • Music ringtones (MP3, AAC, WAV, AMR, MIDI), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode
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Connectivity

  • Bluetooth:
      • 2.1
  • Wi-Fi:
      • Yes
  • USB:
      • USB 2.0
    • Connector:
      • microUSB
    • Features:
      • Mass storage device, USB charging
  • Positioning:

    Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

    • A-GPS
  • Other:
    • Computer sync, OTA sync

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