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Apple iPhone 5s Remove phone

Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, MetroPCS, U.S. Cellular, Cricket, Virgin Mobile, Boost Mobile
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BlackBerry Z30 Remove phone

Posted: 18 Sep 2013
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Verizon

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSiOS (9.x, 8.x, 7.x)BlackBerry (10.3, 10.2) 
Form factorCandybarCandybar 
Dimensions4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches (123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm)5.53 x 2.83 x 0.37 inches (140.7 x 72 x 9.4 mm) 
Weight3.95 oz (112 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
6.00 oz (170 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
 
MaterialsMain body: aluminum  
FeaturesFingerprint (touch)  
KeysLeft: Volume control, Other  
ColorsBlack, Gray, Gold  
Display
Physical size4.0 inches5.0 inches 
Resolution640 x 1136 pixels720 x 1280 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.

326 ppi295 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.

IPS LCDSuper AMOLED 
Screen-to-body ratio60.82 %67.71 % 
Colors16 777 21616 777 216 
Peak brightness500 cd/m2 (nit)  
TouchscreenCapacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Oleophobic coatingLight sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera8 megapixels8 megapixels 
FlashDual LEDLED 
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.

F2.2F2.2 
Focal length (35mm equivalent)29 mm  
Camera sensor size1/3"  
Pixel size1.5 μm  
Hardware FeaturesSapphire crystal lens cover, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI) 
Software FeaturesFace detection, Digital zoom, Self-timer, Digital image stabilization, Touch to focus, Geo taggingDigital zoom, Digital image stabilization, Touch to focus 
SettingsExposure compensationExposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets 
Shooting ModesBurst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), PanoramaHigh Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Night mode 
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (720p HD) (120 fps)1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps) 
Recording formatH.264, MOV  
FeaturesTime-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilizationVideo calling 
Front-facing camera1.2 megapixels2 megapixels 
Video capture1280x720 (720p HD)1280x720 (720p HD) 
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.

Apple A7Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro 
Model MSM8960T 
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.

Dual-core, 1300 MHz, Cyclone ARMv8, 64-bitDual-core, 1700 MHz, Krait 300 
Graphics processorPowerVR G6430Adreno 320 
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.

1 GB RAM (1600 MHz) / LPDDR32 GB RAM (Dual-channel, 500 MHz) / LPDDR2 
Built-in storage64 GB16 GB 
Storage expansion microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 128 GB 
Battery
Capacity1570 mAh2880 mAh 
TypeLi - Ion  
Talk time 18.00 hours
the average is 14 h (838 min)
 
Stand-by time10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 16 days (389 h)
16.0 days (384 hours)
the average is 16 days (389 h)
 
Talk time (3G)10.00 hours
the average is 16 h (954 min)
  
Music playback40.00 hours90.00 hours 
Video playback10.00 hours12.00 hours 
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Multimedia
MirroringTV-outDLNA, Miracast, TV-out 
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Genre, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback 
Supported formatsMP3, AAC, eAAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless)MP3, AAC, WAV, AMR, 3GP 
Video playback   
Supported formatsMPEG4, H.263, H.264, Motion JPG, MOVMPEG4, H.263, H.264 
SpeakersEarpiece, LoudspeakerEarpiece, Stereo speakers 
Headphones connector3.5mm3.5mm 
Additional microphone(s)for Noise cancellation, Video recordingfor Noise cancellation 
Internet browsing
BrowserSafari  
supportsHTML, HTML5HTML, HTML5 
Built-in online services supportYouTube (upload), Twitter  
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz800, 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz 
FDD LTE700 (band 13), 700 (band 17), 800 (band 18), 800 (band 19), 800 (band 20), 850 (band 5), 900 (band 8), 1700/2100 (band 4), 1800 (band 3), 1900 (band 2), 1900 (band 25), 2100 (band 1) MHz800 (band 20), 900 (band 8), 1800 (band 3), 2600 (band 7) MHz 
DataLTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTSLTE, HSPA (unspecified), UMTS 
2G DataEDGE, GPRS, EV-DO Rev.A, EV-DO Rev.BEDGE, GPRS 
Micro SIM Yes 
Nano SIMYes  
Global RoamingYesYes 
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Altimeter, Compass 
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneService lights, Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
PhonebookUnlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID, Video IDUnlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID 
OrganizerCalendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Stopwatch, Countdown timer, Notes, MemoCalendar, Alarm, To-Do, Document viewer, Calculator 
MessagingSMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text inputSMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input 
E-mailIMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft ExchangeIMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange, Blackberry Connect 
Instant MessagingYesYes 
Hearing aid compatibilityM4, T4M3, T4 
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD 
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.04.0 
Profiles/ ProtocolsAdvanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Handsfree (HFP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP)Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP) 
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band 
Mobile hotspotYesYes 
Wi-Fi Direct Yes 
USBYesUSB 2.0 
ConnectorProprietarymicroUSB 
FeaturesUSB chargingMass storage device, USB charging 
HDMI Micro HDMI (Type D) 
Charging connectorProprietarymicroUSB 
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-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioningGPS, A-GPS, S-GPS, Glonass, E911 
NavigationTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigationYes 
OtherTethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDropNFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Availability
Officially announced10 Sep 201318 Sep 2013 
Shopping information
AccessoriesApple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation  
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

20 Sep 201312 Nov 2013 
FCC ID value: BCG-E2642A linkFCC ID value: L6ARFY110LW 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).

   
Head1.18 W/kg0.77 W/kg 
Body1.18 W/kg1.23 W/kg 
Product Specific Use1.20 W/kg1.23 W/kg 
Simultaneous Transmission1.58 W/kg1.58 W/kg 

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