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BlackBerry Curve 8350i Remove phone

Posted: 11 Sep 2008
Market Status: Released
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BlackBerry Curve 8300 Remove phone

Posted: 03 May 2007
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSBlackBerry (4.6.x)BlackBerry 
Dimensions4.40 x 2.40 x 0.70 inches (112 x 61 x 18 mm)4.20 x 2.40 x 0.60 inches (107 x 61 x 15.5 mm) 
Weight4.70 oz (133 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
3.90 oz (110 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
 
FeaturesFull keyboardFull keyboard, Soft keys 
Display
Resolution320 x 240 pixels320 x 240 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.

TFTTFT 
Features Light sensor 
Camera
Camera2 megapixels2 megapixels 
FlashYesYes 
Hardware Features Mirror 
Software FeaturesDigital zoomDigital zoom 
CamcorderYes  
Hardware
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.

 312 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.

0.125 GB RAM64 MB ROM 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHCmicroSD 
Battery
Capacity1400 mAh1100 mAh 
TypeUser replaceable, Li - IonUser replaceable, Li - Ion 
Talk time4.00 hours
the average is 14 h (857 min)
4.00 hours
the average is 14 h (857 min)
 
Stand-by time7.0 days (168 hours)
the average is 15 days (370 h)
17.0 days (408 hours)
the average is 15 days (370 h)
 
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Cellular
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 MHz  
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
Phone features
NotificationsService lights, Music ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphoneService lights, Music ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone 
Other featuresVoice dialing (Speaker independent), Voice commands (Speaker independent), Voice recording, Push-to-TalkVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, Push-to-Talk 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.0, EDR2.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g  
USBUSB 2.0Yes 
ConnectorminiUSB  
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  
OtherComputer syncComputer sync 
Availability
Officially announced10 Sep 200803 May 2007 
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

 11 May 2007 
 FCC ID value: L6ARBP40GW link 

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