x PhoneArena is looking for new authors! To view all available positions, click here.

Motorola MOTO W7 Active Edition

Announced
May 11, 2009
Market status
Released
Release date
Aug 3, 2009

Pros

No pros

Cons

  • Slow data means slow Internet browsing (EDGE, UMTS)
  • Lacks an e-mail client
  • Lacks a standard (3.5mm) headphones jack
  • Lacks an ambient light sensor for automatic screen brightness adjustment

Share

embed

Description

The MOTO W7 Active Edition is designed with people on-the-go in mind, as it sports a pedometer to count your steps, the Personal Trainer application to compile training programs and so on. The W7 also features the fun gesture control technology, allowing you to silence the sound of an incoming call, your alarm or pause the music by simply turning your phone turtle. The phone also has a 2.2-inch display, 2-megapixel camera, stereo Bluetooth and 3G connectivity.

Do you ...?




Unlock this phone Compare

Design

  • Form factor:
    • Slider
  • Dimensions:
    • 3.90 x 1.93 x 0.59 inches (99 x 49 x 15 mm)
  • Weight:
    • 3.70 oz (105 g)
      the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
  • Design features:
    • Numeric keypad, Soft keys (2)
  • Side Keys:
    • Left: Volume control

Display

  • Physical size:
    • 2.2 inches
  • Resolution:
    • 240 x 320 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.

    • 182 ppi
  • Technology:

    Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

    • TFT
  • Colors:
    • 262 144

Camera

  • Camera:
      • 2 megapixels
    • Features:
      • Digital zoom
  • Camcorder:
      • Yes
  • Front-facing camera:
      • Yes

Hardware

  • Built-in storage:
    • 0.03 GB
  • Storage expansion:
    • microSD, microSDHC

Battery

  • Talk time:
    • 8.00 hours
      the average is 13 h (751 min)
  • Stand-by time:
    • 12.5 days (300 hours)
      the average is 20 days (483 h)
  • Capacity:
    • 910 mAh
  • Type:
    • Li - Ion

Multimedia

  • Music player:
    • Supported formats:
      • MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, WAV, AMR
  • Video playback:
    • Supported formats:
      • MPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV, 3GP

Internet browsing

  • Browser:
    • supports:
      • WAP 2.0

Technology

  • GSM:
    • 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
  • UMTS:
    • 850, 1900 MHz
    • Other versions support GSM 850/900/1800/1900, UMTS 850/2100 MHz or GSM 900/1800/1900, UMTS 2100 MHz
  • Data:
    • EDGE, UMTS
  • Global Roaming:
    • Yes
specifications continue after the ad

Phone features

  • Phonebook:
    • Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Picture ID, Ring ID
  • Organizer:
    • Calculator, Alarm, To-Do, Calendar
  • Messaging:
    • SMS, Predictive text input, MMS
  • JAVA:

    JAVA - J2ME (Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition) is a technology that allows programmers to use the Java programming language and related tools to develop programs for mobile wireless information devices such as cellular phones and personal digital assistants (PDAs). J2ME consists of programming specifications and a special virtual machine, the K Virtual Machine, that allows a J2ME-encoded program to run in the mobile device.

      • Yes
  • Games:
      • Skipping Rope Challenge, Power Dance Challenge, Hoola Hoola!

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth:
      • 2.0
    • Profiles:
      • Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP)
  • USB:
      • USB 2.0
  • Other:
    • Computer sync

Other features

  • Notifications:
    • Music ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Speakerphone
  • Sensors:
      • Accelerometer, Pedometer
    • Voice recording

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 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

      • 17 Mar 2009
      • FCC ID value:

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

        IHDT56KP2 link
  • FCC measured SAR:

    FCC measured SAR - The exposure standard for mobile devices employs a unit of measurement known as the Specific Absorption Rate, or SAR. The SAR limit stated in the international guidelines is 2.0 W/ kg*. Tests for SAR are conducted using standard operating positions with the device transmitting at its highest certified power level in all tested frequency bands. Although the SAR is determined at the highest certified power level, the actual SAR of the device while operating can be well below the maximum value.

    • Head:
      • 0.80 W/kg
    • Measured in:
      • 1900 MHz
    • Body:
      • 0.26 W/kg
    • Measured in:
      • 1900 MHz

Availability

  • Officially announced:
    • 11 May 2009
Indicates that this field is show only in Full Specs mode


Despite our efforts to provide full and correct Motorola MOTO W7 Active Edition specifications, there is always a possibility of making a mistake. If you see any wrong or incomplete data, please LET US KNOW.


If you are interested in using our specs commercially, check out our Phone specs database licensing page.


Partners

iPad 2 Cases
MaxCDN

Latest stories