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Kyocera Torque Remove phone

Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Market Status: Released

Samsung Galaxy Xcover Remove phone

Posted: 10 Aug 2011
Market Status: Released

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Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSAndroid (4.0)Android (2.3.6, 2.3.4) 
Dimensions4.44 x 2.38 x 0.56 inches (113 x 60 x 14 mm)4.80 x 2.60 x 0.47 inches (122 x 66 x 12 mm) 
Weight5.5 oz (156 g)
the average is 5.2 oz (149 g)
4.80 oz (136 g)
the average is 5.2 oz (149 g)
RuggedWater, Dust, Shock, Vibration, Temperature, Humidity resistantWater, Dust, Shock resistant 
IP certifiedIP 67IP 67 
Colors Gray 
Physical size4.0 inches3.6 inches 
Resolution480 x 800 pixels320 x 480 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.

233 ppi158 ppi 

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.

Screen-to-body ratio66.80 %49.27 % 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glassProximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass 
Camera5 megapixels3.2 megapixels 
Hardware FeaturesAutofocusAutofocus 
Software FeaturesFace detection, Smile detection, Blink detection, Digital zoom, Geo tagging  
Shooting ModesBurst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)  
CamcorderYes640x480 (VGA) (30 fps) 
FeaturesVideo calling  
Front-facing camera1.3 megapixels  
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 S4 Plus MSM8960  

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, 1200 MHz, KraitSingle core, 800 MHz, Marvell MG2 
Graphics processorAdreno 225Yes 
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 / 4096 MB ROM0.5 GB RAM 
Built-in storage 0.16 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Capacity2500 mAh1500 mAh 
TypeUser replaceable, Li - IonUser replaceable, Li - Ion 
Talk time18.00 hours
the average is 15 h (874 min)
15.00 hours
the average is 15 h (874 min)
Stand-by time 20.8 days (500 hours)
the average is 15 days (365 h)
Talk time (3G) 6.60 hours
the average is 17 h (1012 min)
Stand-by time (3G) 27.5 days (660 hours)
the average is 21 days (506 h)
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Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback 
Radio FM, Stereo, RDS 
SpeakersEarpiece, LoudspeakerEarpiece, Loudspeaker 

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.

800, 1900 MHz  
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS 900, 2100 MHz 
LTE (FDD)Bands 2  
DataLTEHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, UMTS, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s 
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, CompassAccelerometer 
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibilityM4, T3  
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, Push-to-TalkVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Bluetooth4.0, EDR3.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n802.11 b, g, n 
Mobile hotspotYesYes 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device, USB charging 

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.

NavigationTurn-by-turn navigationYes 
OtherNFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA syncTethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Officially announced28 Jan 201310 Aug 2011 
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 Jan 201304 Nov 2011 
FCC ID value: V65E6710 linkFCC ID value: A3LGTS5690 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).

Head0.94 W/kg0.53 W/kg 
Body0.73 W/kg0.73 W/kg 
Product Specific Use0.84 W/kg  
Simultaneous Transmission1.07 W/kg  

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