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AT&T Avail 2 Remove phone

Posted: 02 Sep 2013
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 20 May 2013
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneBasic phone 
OSAndroid (4.1.1)  
Dimensions4.6 x 2.44 x 0.45 inches (117 x 62 x 11 mm)4.19 x 2.28 x 0.5 inches (106 x 58 x 13 mm) 
Weight4.4 oz (125 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
3.16 oz (90 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
 
Features Full keyboard, Soft keys, D-Pad 
ColorsBlackGray 
Display
Physical size3.5 inches2.0 inches 
Resolution320 x 480 pixels160 x 128 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.

165 ppi102 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.

TFTLCD 
Screen-to-body ratio50.37 %20.42 % 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor  
Camera
Camera2 megapixels2 megapixels 
CamcorderYes  
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

Qualcomm Snapdragon S1  
ModelMSM7225A  
Processor

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, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A5  
Graphics processorAdreno 200 (enhanced)  
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

0.5 GB RAM  
Built-in storage4 GB0.050 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD 
Battery
Capacity1500 mAh580 mAh 
User replaceableYesYes 
Talk time5.00 hours
the average is 14 h (838 min)
4.40 hours
the average is 14 h (838 min)
 
Stand-by time15.8 days (380 hours)
the average is 16 days (389 h)
17.8 days (427 hours)
the average is 16 days (389 h)
 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Playlists  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback  
Radio FM 
SpeakersEarpiece, Loudspeaker  
Cellular
GSM850, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS850, 1900 MHz850, 1900 MHz 
DataUMTSUMTS 
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, Compass  
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphonePolyphonic ringtones, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibilityM3, T4M3, T3 
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD  
Connectivity
Bluetooth3.02.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n  
Mobile hotspotYes  
USBUSB 2.0Yes 
ConnectormicroUSB  
FeaturesMass storage device, USB charging  
Positioning

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.

GPS, A-GPSA-GPS, E911 
NavigationTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation, Points of interest (POI)  
OtherTethering, Computer sync, OTA sync  
Regulatory Approval
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).

   
Head1.25 W/kg1.33 W/kg 
Body1.46 W/kg1.19 W/kg 

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