US carrier availabilityDiscontinued: Verizon
- Lacks microSD slot for storage expansion
- It is so thick it needs a personal fitness trainer (0.98 inches inches)
- Lacks an ambient light sensor for automatic screen brightness adjustment
- 3.50 x 1.97 x 0.98 inches (89 x 50 x 25 mm)
the average is 5.1 oz (144 g) 4.00 oz (113 g)
- 4.00 oz (113 g)
- 176 x 220 pixels
- 262 144
- Additional display:
Additional display - Shows specs of the phone's additional display
Resolution - Refers to the width and the length od the additional display
- 128 x 96 pixels
Colors - Shows the number of colors that the additional display supports
- 65 536
- 1.3 megapixels
- Digital zoom, Self-timer
- Exposure compensation
- Built-in storage:
- 0.014 GB
- Talk time:
the average is 13 h (769 min) 4.50 hours
- 4.50 hours
- Stand-by time:
the average is 18 days (436 h) 14.0 days (336 hours)
- 14.0 days (336 hours)
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
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.
- Service lights, Polyphonic ringtones (64 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone
- Voice dialing (Speaker independent), Voice recording, TTY/TDD
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