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LG VX-1 / TM520

LG VX-1 / TM520
128 x 104 pixels
BATTERY: 900 mAh
Posted: Jul 12, 2001
Market status: Released
Features: Fingerprint Lightweight Thin LTE Rugged NFC Dual SIM

US carrier availability

Discontinued: Verizon


No pros


  • No rear camera
  • Lacks microSD slot for storage expansion
  • It is so thick it needs a personal fitness trainer (0.97 inches inches)
  • Lacks an ambient light sensor for automatic screen brightness adjustment




This Tri-Mode CDMA phone features 7-line full bitmap display, external caller ID display,high-speed data, Internet browsing capabilities and digital TTY/TDD.

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  • Dimensions:
    • 3.30 x 1.80 x 0.97 inches (84 x 46 x 25 mm)
  • Weight:
    • 3.80 oz (108 g)
      the average is 5.2 oz (150 g)
  • Features:
    • Numeric keypad, Soft keys


  • Resolution:
    • 128 x 104 pixels
  • Additional display:

    Additional display - Shows specs of the phone's additional display

      • Yes
    • Resolution:

      Resolution - Refers to the width and the length od the additional display

      • 96 x 24 pixels


  • Capacity:
    • 900 mAh
  • Type:
    • User replaceable, Li - Ion
  • Talk time:
    • 3.00 hours
      the average is 15 h (880 min)
  • Stand-by time:
    • 4.6 days (110 hours)
      the average is 16 days (375 h)


  • CDMA:

    CDMA - Code Division Multiple Access. A technique of multiplexing, also called spread spectrum, in which analog signals are converted into digital form for transmission. For each communication channel, the signals are encoded in a sequence known to the transmitter and the receiver for that channel. The foremost application is digital cellular phone technology from QUALCOMM that operates in the 800MHz band and 1.9GHz PCS band. CDMA phones are noted for their excellent call quality and long battery life.

    • 800, 1900 MHz
  • AMPS:

    AMPS - Advanced mobile phone standard. Analogue standard used widely in North America.

    • 800 MHz
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Phone features

  • Notifications:
    • Polyphonic ringtones (16 voices), Vibration
  • Other features:
    • TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

  • FCC approval:

    FCC approval - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions. Every wireless phone device that is sold in the U.S. has to be tested and approved for sale by the FCC.

    • Date approved:

      Date approved - Shows the date when the particular phone is approved by the Federal Communications Commission

      • 12 Jul 2001
      • FCC ID value:

        FCC ID value - Shows the FCC Identifying value of the particular phone

        BEJTM520 link

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