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Samsung SCH-R455C

May 17, 2011
Market status

US carrier availability

Discontinued: Tracfone


No pros


  • Lacks Wi-Fi
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Lacks an ambient light sensor for automatic screen brightness adjustment




The Samsung SCH-R455C is a feature phone. It comes with 1.3 MP camera, slide-out QWERTY keyboard, bluetooth, and MMS.

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  • Device type:
    • Feature phone
  • Form factor:
    • Side-Slider
  • Design features:
    • Soft keys (2), D-Pad
  • Keys:
    • Left: Volume control; Right: Camera shutter
  • Colors:
    • Black


  • Camera:
      • 1.3 megapixels
    • Features:
      • Digital zoom


  • Storage expansion:
    • microSD, microSDHC up to 16 GB


  • Talk time:
    • 6.00 hours
      the average is 13 h (796 min)
  • Stand-by time:
    • 12.5 days (300 hours)
      the average is 17 days (419 h)


  • Music player:
    • Supported formats:
      • MP3
  • Speakers:
    • Loudspeaker

Internet browsing

  • Browser:
    • supports:
      • WAP


  • 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

Phone features

  • Phonebook:
    • 1000 entries
  • Organizer:
    • Alarm
  • Messaging:
    • SMS, MMS, Predictive text input
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  • Bluetooth:
      • Yes

Other features

  • Notifications:
    • Polyphonic ringtones
  • Hearing aid compatibility:
      • M4, T3
    • Voice dialing, 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

      • 16 May 2011
      • FCC ID value:

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

        A3LSCHR455C 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:
      • 0.44 W/kg
    • Measured in:
      • 1900 MHz
    • Body:
      • 0.62 W/kg
    • Measured in:
      • 1900 MHz
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