- Lacks Wi-Fi
- The touchscreen uses resistive technology, which is not responsive
- Thick body (1.06 inches inches)
- The camera lacks autofocus
- Does not support automatic screen brightness
- Lacks a proximity sensor that turns the display оff during a phone call
- No front-facing camera
- Single-core processor
- Low-resolution camera (1 megapixel)
- Device type:
- Smart phone
- Palm OS (5.2.x)
- 3.42 x 2.12 x 1.06 inches (87 x 54 x 27 mm)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g) 5.30 oz (150 g)
- 5.30 oz (150 g)
- Numeric keypad, Soft keys
- 320 x 348 pixels
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.
- 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 megapixel
- Software Features:
- Digital zoom
Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.
- Single core, 200 MHz, Motorola MX-1
- Built-in storage:
- 0.028 GB
- Storage expansion:
- 1000 mAh
- User replaceable, Li - Ion
- Talk time:
the average is 15 h (910 min) 3.20 hours
- 3.20 hours
- Stand-by time:
the average is 17 days (396 h) 7.1 days (170 hours)
- 7.1 days (170 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
AMPS - Advanced mobile phone standard. Analogue standard used widely in North America.
- 800 MHz
- Other features:
- Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD
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.
- Computer sync, Infrared
- 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 is sold in the U.S. has to be tested and approved for sale by the FCC.
- Date approved:
- 06 Apr 2004
- FCC ID value:
FCC ID value - Shows the FCC Identifying value of the particular phoneA3LSPHI550 link
- FCC ID value:
- Date approved:
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