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Nokia 3720 classic Remove phone

Posted: 09 Jul 2009
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 22 Jun 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeFeature phoneSmart phone 
OSSymbianAndroid (4.0, 2.3) 
Dimensions4.53 x 1.85 x 0.60 inches (115 x 47 x 15.3 mm)3.62 x 2.17 x 0.65 inches (92 x 55 x 16.5 mm) 
Weight3.32 oz (94 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
3.91 oz (111 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
 
FeaturesNumeric keypad, Soft keys  
RuggedWater, Dust, Shock resistantWater, Dust resistant 
ColorsGray, Yellow  
Display
Physical size2.2 inches3.0 inches 
Resolution240 x 320 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.

182 ppi192 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.

TFTTFT 
Screen-to-body ratio27.72 %52.88 % 
Features Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass 
Camera
Camera2 megapixels5 megapixels 
FlashLEDLED 
Hardware FeaturesAutofocusAutofocus 
Software FeaturesDigital zoom, Self-timerFace detection, Smile detection, Digital zoom, Self-timer, Digital image stabilization, Geo tagging 
SettingsWhite balance presets  
Shooting ModesEffectsScenes 
Camcorder220x1761280x720 (720p HD) 
Features Video light 
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 S2 
Model MSM8255 
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.

 Single core, 1000 MHz, Scorpion 
Graphics processor Adreno 205 
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.

 0.5 GB RAM 
Built-in storage0.02 GB0.32 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHCmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Capacity1050 mAh1200 mAh 
User replaceableYesYes 
Talk time7.00 hours
the average is 14 h (835 min)
4.88 hours
the average is 14 h (835 min)
 
Stand-by time18.8 days (450 hours)
the average is 16 days (390 h)
14.6 days (351 hours)
the average is 16 days (390 h)
 
Talk time (3G) 5.50 hours
the average is 16 h (963 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G) 14.0 days (335 hours)
the average is 22 days (526 h)
 
Music playback14.50 hours25.00 hours 
Video playback 8.50 hours 
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Multimedia
Mirroring DLNA 
Music player   
Features Music recognition 
RadioFM, StereoFM, Stereo, RDS 
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker 
Cellular
GSM900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS 900, 2100 MHz 
Data HSPA (unspecified), UMTS 
Phone features
Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Barometer 
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (64 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3, AAC), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice recording 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1Yes 
Wi-Fi Yes 
Mobile hotspot Yes 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
Features Mass storage device, USB charging 
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, Glonass 
Navigation Turn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation, Points of interest (POI) 
OtherComputer syncANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Availability
Officially announced09 Jul 200922 Jun 2011 
Shopping information
Accessories Sport stereo headset, Arm case, Wrist strap, 2GB microSD memory card, Exchangeable cover, Charger, microUSB cable for charging Synchronisation and file transfer, user documentation 
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

02 Jul 200909 Oct 2011 
FCC ID value: PPIRM-518 linkFCC ID value: PY7A3880121 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).

   
Head0.40 W/kg1.23 W/kg 
Measured in1900 MHz  
Body0.41 W/kg1.25 W/kg 
Measured in1900 MHz  
EU SAR   
Head0.48 W/kg  

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