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Acer beTouch E140 Remove phone

Posted: 01 Dec 2010
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 17 Aug 2010
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Design
Device typeSmart phoneFeature phone 
OSAndroid (2.2)  
Dimensions4.11 x 2.20 x 0.50 inches (104.5 x 55.8 x 12.8 mm )4.18 x 1.91 x 0.38 inches (106.2 x 48.4 x 9.6 mm) 
Weight3.35 oz (95 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (138 g)
2.73 oz (77 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (138 g)
 
Display
Physical size2.8 inches2.4 inches 
Resolution240 x 320 pixels240 x 320 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.

143 ppi167 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.

LCDTFT 
Screen-to-body ratio41.62 %34.63 % 
Colors262 144262 144 
TouchscreenYesYes 
Camera
Camera3.2 megapixels5 megapixels 
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

 F2.4 
CamcorderYes640x480 (VGA) (30 fps) 
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 MSM7227  
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, 600 MHz  
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.

256 MB RAM / 512 MB ROM128 MB RAM / 256 MB ROM 
Built-in storage 0.14 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time6.00 hours
the average is 11 h (675 min)
5.30 hours
the average is 11 h (675 min)
 
Stand-by time16.7 days (400 hours)
the average is 20 days (477 h)
18.0 days (432 hours)
the average is 20 days (477 h)
 
Talk time (3G)5.00 hours
the average is 15 h (902 min)
3.50 hours
the average is 15 h (902 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G)20.8 days (500 hours)
the average is 23 days (554 h)
16.0 days (384 hours)
the average is 23 days (554 h)
 
Capacity1300 mAh860 mAh 
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Multimedia
RadioFM, RDSFM, Stereo 
SpeakersEarpiece, Loudspeaker  
YouTube playerYesYes 
Internet browsing
BrowserAndroid BrowserOpera Mini 
Built-in online services supportFacebook, YouTube (upload), TwitterFacebook, Twitter 
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS900, 2100 MHz850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz 
DataEDGE, UMTS, HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/sHSDPA 10.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGE 
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.

A-GPS  
NavigationYes  
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR2.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g802.11 b, g, n 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device 
OtherComputer sync, OTA syncComputer sync, VoIP 
Other features
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
SensorsAccelerometer, Compass  
OtherVoice recordingVoice recording 
Availability
Officially announced01 Dec 201017 Aug 2010 
Shopping information
MSRP price € 170 

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