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Siemens A70

Posted
Feb 25, 2005
Market status
Released
Release date
Feb 1, 2005

Pros

No pros

Cons

  • No rear camera
  • Lacks microSD slot for storage expansion
  • It is so thick it needs a personal fitness trainer (0.79 inches inches)
  • Lacks an ambient light sensor for automatic screen brightness adjustment

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Description

Siemens A70 is an A-series entry level GSM phone. It features easy-to-use two-way navigation key, 16-chord polyphonic ringtones, 2 preloaded games and SMS/EMS support.

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Design

  • Device type:
    • Basic phone
  • Form factor:
    • Candybar
  • Dimensions:
    • 3.98 x 1.77 x 0.79 inches (101 x 45 x 20 mm)
  • Weight:
    • 2.75 oz (78 g)
      the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)

Display

  • Resolution:
    • 101 x 80 pixels

Battery

  • Capacity:
    • 650 mAh
  • Type:
    • User replaceable, Li - Ion
  • User replaceable:
    • Yes
  • Talk time:
    • 5.00 hours
      the average is 14 h (869 min)
  • Stand-by time:
    • 10.4 days (250 hours)
      the average is 16 days (377 h)

Cellular

  • GSM:
    • 850, 1800, 1900 MHz
    • Other version supports GSM 900/1800/1900 MHz
  • Global Roaming:
    • Yes
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Phone features

  • Notifications:
    • Polyphonic ringtones (16 voices), Vibration
  • Organizer:
    • Alarm, Calculator
  • Messaging:
    • SMS, Predictive text input (T9)
  • Games:
      • Yes

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 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

      • 15 Jun 2005
      • FCC ID value:

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

        PWX-A70 link
  • FCC measured SAR:

    FCC measured SAR - Working closely with federal health and safety agencies, such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the FCC has adopted limits for safe exposure to radiofrequency (RF) energy. These limits are given in terms of a unit referred to as the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), which is a measure of the amount of radio frequency energy absorbed by the body when using a mobile phone. The FCC requires cell phone manufacturers to ensure that their phones comply with these objective limits for safe exposure. Any cell phone at or below these SAR levels (that is, any phone legally sold in the U.S.) is a "safe" phone, as measured by these standards. The FCC limit for public exposure from cellular telephones is an SAR level of 1.6 watts per kilogram (1.6 W/kg).

    • Head:
      • 0.45 W/kg
    • Measured in:
      • 1900 MHz
    • Body:
      • 0.31 W/kg
    • Measured in:
      • 1900 MHz
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