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LG F240K Remove phone

Posted: 20 Nov 2012
Market Status: Not officially announced
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Sony Xperia C Remove phone

Posted: 28 Jun 2013
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSAndroid (4.1.2)Android (4.2.2) 
Form factorCandybarCandybar 
Dimensions 5.57 x 2.92 x 0.35 inches (141.5 x 74.15 x 8.88 mm) 
Weight 5.40 oz (153 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
 
Keys Right: Volume control, Camera shutter, Lock/Unlock key 
Colors Black, Purple, White 
Display
Physical size 5.0 inches 
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels540 x 960 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.

 220 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.

 TFT 
Screen-to-body ratio 65.68 % 
Colors16 777 21616 777 216 
TouchscreenCapacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch 
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glassLight sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
CameraYes8 megapixels 
FlashYesLED 
Hardware Features Autofocus 
Software Features Face detection, Smile detection, Digital zoom, Self-timer, Touch to focus, Geo tagging 
Shooting Modes High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama 
CamcorderYes1920x1080 (1080p HD) 
Recording format MPEG4, H.263, H.264, 3GPP 
Features Video light 
Front-facing cameraYes0.3 megapixels VGA 
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.

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 ProMediaTek 
ModelAPQ8064MT6589 
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.

Quad-core, 1500 MHz, KraitQuad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7 
Graphics processorAdreno 320PowerVR SGX544 
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 
Built-in storage 4 GB 
Storage expansion microSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Capacity 2390 mAh 
User replaceableYesYes 
Talk time 10.00 hours
the average is 14 h (838 min)
 
Stand-by time 24.5 days (588 hours)
the average is 16 days (389 h)
 
Talk time (3G) 10.00 hours
the average is 16 h (954 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G) 25.2 days (605 hours)
the average is 22 days (524 h)
 
Music playback 54.00 hours 
Video playback 10.50 hours 
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Multimedia
Mirroring Miracast 
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback, Custom equalizer 
Supported formatsMP3MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, MP4, AMR, 3GPP, OGG, MIDI 
Video playback   
Features

Features - Shows any special features of the particular phone's multimedia

Zoom, Stretch to fullscreen  
Supported formatsMPEG4, H.263, H.264MPEG4, H.263, H.264, 3GPP 
Radio FM, RDS 
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker 
Headphones connector3.5mm3.5mm 
Internet browsing
Browser   
supportsHTML, HTML5HTML, HTML5, XHTML, CSS, CSS 2.1, CSS 3, JavaScript 
Built-in online services supportYouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+ 
Cellular
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS 900, 2100 MHz 
Data HSPA (unspecified), UMTS 
2G Data EDGE, GPRS 
Multiple SIM cards 2 slots 
Global Roaming Yes 
Phone features
SensorsGyroscopeAccelerometer, Compass 
NotificationsMusic ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent modeHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
PhonebookCaller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring IDUnlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID 
OrganizerCalendar, Alarm, Document viewer, CalculatorCalendar, Alarm, Document viewer, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Notes 
MessagingSMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text inputSMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input 
E-mailIMAP, POP3, SMTPIMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange 
Instant MessagingHangouts / Google TalkHangouts / Google Talk 
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Connectivity
BluetoothYes4.0 
Profiles/ Protocols Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Dial-up networking (DUN), File Transfer (FTP), Generic Attribute Profile (GATT), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Human Interface Device (HID), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN) 
Wi-FiYes802.11 b, g, n 
Mobile hotspot Yes 
Wi-Fi Direct Yes 
USBYesUSB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device, USB Host, USB charging 
Charging connector microUSB 
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 
NavigationYesYes 
OtherComputer sync, OTA syncSyncML, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Availability
Officially announcedNo  
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 Dec 2013 
 FCC ID value: PY7PM-0570 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).

   
Head 0.27 W/kg 
Body 0.36 W/kg 
Product Specific Use 1.06 W/kg 
Simultaneous Transmission 1.25 W/kg 

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