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Benq-Siemens S81

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Benq-Siemens S81 Remove phone

Posted: 14 Feb 2006
Market Status: Released

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Design
Dimensions4.30 x 1.88 x 0.51 inches (109 x 48 x 13 mm)  
Weight3.49 oz (99 g)
the average is 5.2 oz (150 g)
  
FeaturesSoft keys  
Display
Resolution176 x 220 pixels  
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  
Camera
Camera1.3 megapixels  
FlashYes  
Software FeaturesDigital zoom  
Front-facing cameraYes  
Hardware
Built-in storage0.03 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD  
Battery
Capacity920 mAh  
TypeUser replaceable, Li - Ion  
Talk time4.60 hours
the average is 15 h (886 min)
  
Stand-by time13.3 days (320 hours)
the average is 16 days (377 h)
  
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Cellular
GSM900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS2100 MHz  
DataUMTS  
Phone features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (72 voices), Vibration, Speakerphone  
Connectivity
Bluetooth1.1  
USBYes  
OtherComputer sync  
Availability
Officially announced13 Feb 2006  
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

23 May 2006  
FCC ID value: JVPS81 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).

   
Head0.98 W/kg  
Measured in1900 MHz  
Body0.38 W/kg  
Measured in1900 MHz  

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