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Samsung Ch@t222

Posted
Apr 11, 2011
Market status
Released

Pros

  • Dual SIM card support

Cons

  • Lacks an ambient light sensor for automatic screen brightness adjustment

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Description

Samsung Ch@t222 is a basic dual-sim phone with QWERTY keyboard dedicated to messaging. It has 2.2" TFT display, VGA camera and Bluetooth.

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Design

  • Device type:
    • Basic phone
  • Form factor:
    • Candybar
  • Dimensions:
    • 4.31 x 2.41 x 0.47 inches (109.5 x 61.3 x 11.85 mm)
  • Weight:
    • 3.17 oz (90 g)
      the average is 4.8 oz (138 g)
  • Design features:
    • Full keyboard, Soft keys (2), D-Pad
  • Side Keys:
    • Right: Volume control
  • Colors:
    • Black

Display

  • Physical size:
    • 2.2 inches
  • Resolution:
    • 176 x 220 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.

    • 128 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

Camera

  • Camera:
      • 0.3 megapixels VGA
    • Features:
      • Digital zoom, White balance presets, Frames, Effects
  • Camcorder:
      • 220x176 (15 fps)
    • Recording format:
      • MPEG4, H.263

Hardware

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

Battery

  • Talk time:
    • 11.83 hours
      the average is 12 h (713 min)
  • Stand-by time:
    • 22.9 days (550 hours)
      the average is 20 days (489 h)
  • Capacity:
    • 1000 mAh
  • Type:
    • Li - Ion

Multimedia

  • Music player:
    • Supported formats:
      • MP3
  • Video playback:
    • Supported formats:
      • MPEG4, H.263
  • Radio:
      • FM, Recording option
  • Speakers:
    • Earpiece

Internet browsing

  • Browser:
      • Access NetFront 4.1
    • supports:
      • HTML, XHTML, WAP 2.0, CSS, JavaScript, WML, cHTML
  • Built-in online services support:
    • Facebook, Twitter

Technology

  • GSM:
    • 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
  • Data:
    • GPRS
  • Multiple SIM cards:
      • 2 slots
  • Global Roaming:
    • Yes
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Phone features

  • Phonebook:
    • 1000 entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Picture ID, Ring ID
  • Organizer:
    • Calendar, Alarm, To-Do, Calculator, Unit converter, Currency converter, World clock, Stopwatch, Countdown timer, Memo, Business card reader
  • Messaging:
    • SMS (1000 messages), MMS, Predictive text input (T9)
  • E-mail:
      • IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Push e-mail
  • Instant Messaging:
      • Yes
  • 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.

      • Midp 2.0, CLDC 1.1
  • Games:
      • 3 preloaded JAVA games

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth:
      • 2.1
  • USB:
      • USB 2.0
    • Features:
      • Mass storage device
  • Headphones connector:
    • 3.5mm
  • Other:
    • Computer sync

Other features

  • Notifications:
    • Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (64 voices), Vibration, Speakerphone
    • 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

      • 08 Apr 2011
      • FCC ID value:

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

        A3LGTE2222 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:
      • 0.66 W/kg
    • Measured in:
      • 1900 MHz
    • Body:
      • 0.57 W/kg
    • Measured in:
      • 1900 MHz
  • EU SAR:
    • Head:
      • 0.72 W/kg
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This device is also known as Samsung GT-E2222


Alternative variants

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Samsung E2220


Differences:
  • 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

      • 28 May 2011
      • FCC ID value:

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

        A3LGTE2220 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:
      • 0.72 W/kg
    • Measured in:
      • 1900 MHz
    • Body:
      • 0.53 W/kg
    • Measured in:
      • 850 MHz

Samsung E2222L


Differences:
  • 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

      • 27 Dec 2011
      • FCC ID value:

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

        A3LGTE2222L 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:
      • 0.75 W/kg
    • Body:
      • 0.64 W/kg

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