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Posted: 07 Sep 2006
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSBlackBerryAndroid (4.3, 4.1.2, 4.1.1, 4.0.4), TouchWiz UX UI 
Dimensions4.20 x 2.00 x 0.57 inches (107 x 50 x 14.5 mm)5.38 x 2.78 x 0.34 inches (136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm) 
Weight3.16 oz (90 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
4.69 oz (133 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
 
Materials Main body: plastic 
FeaturesHalf QWERTY, Trackball  
Colors Black, Blue, White 
Display
Physical size 4.8 inches 
Resolution240 x 260 pixels720 x 1280 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.

 306 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.

TFTSuper AMOLED 
Screen-to-body ratio 65.82 % 
Features Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass) 
Camera
Camera1.3 megapixels8 megapixels 
FlashYesLED 
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

 F2.6 
Camera sensor size 1/3" 
Hardware FeaturesMirrorAutofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI) 
Software FeaturesDigital zoomFace detection, Geo tagging, Self-timer 
Settings Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets 
Shooting Modes Burst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama, Scenes, Effects 
Camcorder 1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps) 
Features Digital image stabilization 
Front-facing camera 1.9 megapixels 
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 Plus 
Model MSM8960 
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, 312 MHz, Intel XScaleDual-core, 1500 MHz, Krait 
Graphics processor Adreno 225 
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.

0.0 GB RAM / 64 MB ROM2.0 GB RAM 
Built-in storage 32 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSDmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GB 
Battery
Capacity900 mAh2100 mAh 
User replaceableYesYes 
Wireless charging Optional 
Talk time3.50 hours
the average is 14 h (826 min)
10.00 hours
the average is 14 h (826 min)
 
Stand-by time15.0 days (360 hours)
the average is 16 days (388 h)
8.3 days (200 hours)
the average is 16 days (388 h)
 
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Multimedia
Mirroring DLNA, MHL 
Music player   
Filter by Album, Artist, Playlists 
Features Album art cover, Background playback 
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker 
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS 850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz 
Data HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS 
Micro SIM Yes 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.04.0 
Wi-Fi 802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band 
Mobile hotspot Yes 
USBYesUSB 2.0 
ConnectorminiUSBmicroUSB 
Features USB Host, USB charging 
HDMI via 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, Glonass 
Navigation Turn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation, Points of interest (POI) 
OtherComputer syncNFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync 
Other features
NotificationsService lights, Music ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphoneService lights (Multiple color), Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Additional microphone(s) Yes 
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer 
Hearing aid compatibility M3 
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD, Push-to-TalkVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Availability
Officially announced07 Sep 200604 Jun 2012 
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

16 Aug 200618 May 2012 
FCC ID value: L6ARBE40GW linkFCC ID value: A3LSGHT999 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).

   
Head1.09 W/kg0.34 W/kg 
Measured in1900 MHz  
Body1.16 W/kg0.99 W/kg 
Measured in1900 MHz  
Product Specific Use 0.99 W/kg 
Simultaneous Transmission 1.26 W/kg 

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