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Samsung Hype

Samsung Hype
2.4"
220 x 176 pixels
0.3 MP VGA
BATTERY: 880 mAh
MEMORY: 0.016 GB
Posted: Nov 30, 2009
Market status: Released
Features: Fingerprint Lightweight Thin LTE Rugged NFC Dual SIM

Pros

  • Hardware QWERTY keyboard

Cons

  • Lacks microSD slot for storage expansion
  • Does not support automatic screen brightness

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Description

The Samsung Hype is a budget-oriented QWERTY phone, designed for users keen on non-voice communication. It features a horizontal 2.4-inch display, VGA camera and 16 MB of internal memory

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Design

  • Dimensions:
    • 4.31 x 2.32 x 0.47 inches (109.5 x 59 x 12 mm)
  • Weight:
    • 3.07 oz (87 g)
      the average is 5.4 oz (153 g)
  • Features:
    • Full keyboard, D-Pad, Soft keys

Display

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

    • 117 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
  • Screen-to-body ratio:
    • 28.10 %

Camera

  • Camera:
      • 0.3 megapixels VGA

Hardware

  • Built-in storage:
    • 0.016 GB

Battery

  • Capacity:
    • 880 mAh
  • Type:
    • User replaceable, Li - Ion
  • Talk time:
    • 7.83 hours
      the average is 24 h (1434 min)
  • Stand-by time:
    • 18.3 days (440 hours)
      the average is 19 days (460 h)

Cellular

  • GSM:
    • 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
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Phone features

  • Notifications:
    • Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (64 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
  • Other features:
    • Voice recording

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth:
      • 2.0, EDR
  • USB:
      • USB 2.0

To see the full specifications with in-depth details click here.

This device is also known as Samsung SGH-A256


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