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ZTE R230

Posted
Nov 6, 2011
Market status
Released

Pros

  • Small dimensions (4.25 x 1.81 x 0.51 inches)

Cons

  • Lacks Wi-Fi
  • Low pixel density screen (141 ppi)
  • Low resolution display (176 x 220 pixels)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Lacks an ambient light sensor for automatic screen brightness adjustment

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Description

The ZTE R230 is candybar phone with a 2-inch color display, VGA camera, messaging, microSD card slot, USB, organizer and music player.

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Design

  • Device type:
    • Feature phone
  • Form factor:
    • Candybar
  • Dimensions:
    • 4.25 x 1.81 x 0.51 inches (108 x 46 x 13 mm)
  • Weight:
    • 2.82 oz (80 g)
      the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
  • Features:
    • Numeric keypad, Soft keys (2), D-Pad

Display

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

    • 141 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:
    • 25.37 %
  • Colors:
    • 262 144

Camera

  • Camera:
      • 0.3 megapixels VGA

Hardware

  • Storage expansion:
    • microSD, microSDHC

Battery

  • Capacity:
    • 720 mAh
  • Type:
    • Li - Ion
  • Talk time:
    • 4.50 hours
      the average is 15 h (881 min)
  • Stand-by time:
    • 12.5 days (300 hours)
      the average is 16 days (379 h)

Multimedia

  • Music player:
    • Supported formats:
      • MP3

Internet browsing

  • Browser:
    • supports:
      • WAP 2.0

Technology

  • GSM:
    • 850, 1800, 1900 MHz
  • 2G Data:
    • GPRS
  • Global Roaming:
    • Yes
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Phone features

  • Phonebook:
    • 1000 entries
  • Organizer:
    • Calendar, Alarm, Calculator
  • Messaging:
    • SMS (200 messages), MMS
  • Games:
      • Yes

Connectivity

  • USB:
      • Yes

Other features

  • Notifications:
    • Music ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones (64 voices), Vibration, Silent mode
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Alternative variants

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

ZTE R230

(EU/World version)

differences:

  • GSM:
    • 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

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