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BlackBerry 7100i Remove phone

Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 23 Oct 2007
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phone  
OSBlackBerry  
Dimensions4.69 x 2.28 x 0.92 inches (119 x 58 x 23 mm)3.70 x 2.10 x 1.10 inches (94 x 53 x 28 mm) 
Weight5.10 oz (145 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
5.00 oz (142 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
 
FeaturesHalf QWERTYNumeric keypad, Soft keys 
Display
Resolution240 x 260 pixels128 x 160 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.

LCDTFT 
Additional display

Additional display - Shows specs of the phone's additional display

 Yes 
Resolution

Resolution - Refers to the width and the length od the additional display

 96 x 32 pixels 
Camera
Camera 0.3 megapixels VGA 
Features Digital zoom, Self-timer 
Hardware
Built-in storage0.064 GB0.008 GB 
Battery
Talk time2.90 hours
the average is 15 h (877 min)
3.30 hours
the average is 15 h (877 min)
 
Stand-by time3.8 days (90 hours)
the average is 16 days (377 h)
5.6 days (135 hours)
the average is 16 days (377 h)
 
Capacity1000 mAh1000 mAh 
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Technology
CDMA

CDMA - Code Division Multiple Access. A technique of multiplexing, also called spread spectrum, in which analog signals are converted into digital form for transmission. For each communication channel, the signals are encoded in a sequence known to the transmitter and the receiver for that channel. The foremost application is digital cellular phone technology from QUALCOMM that operates in the 800MHz band and 1.9GHz PCS band. CDMA phones are noted for their excellent call quality and long battery life.

 1900 MHz 
iDEN

iDEN - iDEN (Integrated Digital Enhanced Network) is a wireless network standard developed by Motorola and used by Nextel Wireless. It operates at 800Mhz, 900Mhz and 1500Mhz frequency bands and it is a mixture of TDMA (Time Division Multiple Access) and GSM arhitecture. It allows the use of one mobile device as a digital phone, pager, two-way radio and fax/modem.

800, 900 MHz800 MHz 
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.

GPSGPS 
Connectivity
BluetoothYes  
USBYesYes 
OtherComputer sync  
Other features
NotificationsService lights, Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphonePolyphonic ringtones (32 voices), Vibration, Speakerphone 
OtherTTY/TDD, Push-to-TalkVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD, Push-to-Talk 
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

30 Sep 2005  
FCC ID value: L6ARAW20IN 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).

   
Head0.91 W/kg  
Measured in800 MHz  
Body1.17 W/kg  
Measured in800 MHz  

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