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Posted: 11 Sep 2008
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 15 Nov 2011
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSBlackBerry (4.6.x)BlackBerry (7) 
Dimensions4.40 x 2.40 x 0.70 inches (112 x 61 x 18 mm)4.33 x 2.36 x 0.45 inches (110 x 60 x 11.4 mm) 
Weight4.70 oz (133 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (152 g)
3.77 oz (107 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (152 g)
 
Colors Black 
Display
Physical size 2.5 inches 
Resolution320 x 240 pixels480 x 360 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.

 245 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 ratio 28.20 % 
Features Light sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera2 megapixels5 megapixels 
FlashYesLED 
FeaturesDigital zoomAutofocus, Face detection, Digital zoom, Geo tagging 
Shooting Modes Scenes 
CamcorderYes640x480 (VGA) 
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.

 Single core, 1000 MHz, Marvel Tavor MG1 
Graphics processor Yes 
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.

128 MB RAM768 MB RAM 
Built-in storage 8 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHCmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB 
Battery
Talk time4.00 hours
the average is 14 h (870 min)
5.20 hours
the average is 14 h (870 min)
 
Stand-by time7.0 days (168 hours)
the average is 17 days (414 h)
18.0 days (432 hours)
the average is 17 days (414 h)
 
Talk time (3G) 5.30 hours
the average is 15 h (927 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G) 17.0 days (408 hours)
the average is 24 days (584 h)
 
Music playback 33.00 hours 
Video playback 6.30 hours 
Capacity1400 mAh1230 mAh 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter by Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists 
Features Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer 
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker 
Internet browsing
Built-in online services support Facebook, Twitter 
Technology
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 
UMTS 800, 850, 1900, 2100 MHz 
Data HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGE 
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-GPSGPS, A-GPS 
Navigation Yes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.0, EDR2.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g802.11 b, g, n, a 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectorminiUSBmicroUSB 
Features Mass storage device, USB charging 
OtherComputer syncNFC, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsService lights, Music ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Sensors Accelerometer, Compass 
OtherVoice dialing (Speaker independent), Voice commands (Speaker independent), Voice recording, Push-to-TalkVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Availability
Officially announced10 Sep 2008  
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 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

 09 Nov 2011 
 FCC ID value: L6AREC70UW link 
FCC measured SAR

FCC measured SAR - The exposure standard for mobile devices employs a unit of measurement known as the Specific Absorption Rate, or SAR. The SAR limit stated in the international guidelines is 2.0 W/ kg*. Tests for SAR are conducted using standard operating positions with the device transmitting at its highest certified power level in all tested frequency bands. Although the SAR is determined at the highest certified power level, the actual SAR of the device while operating can be well below the maximum value.

   
Head 1.35 W/kg 
Body 0.81 W/kg 

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