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Samsung Focus 2

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Posted: 07 May 2012
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phone  
OSWindows Phone 7.5 Mango  
Dimensions4.79 x 2.47 x 0.43 inches (122 x 63 x 11 mm)  
Weight4.30 oz (122 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
  
Display
Physical size4.0 inches  
Resolution480 x 800 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 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.

Super AMOLED  
Colors16 777 216  
TouchscreenMulti-touch  
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor  
Camera
Camera5 megapixels  
FlashLED  
FeaturesAutofocus, Geo tagging, Panorama  
Camcorder1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps)  
FeaturesContinuous autofocus, Video calling  
Front-facing camera0.3 megapixels 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, 1400 MHz  
Graphics processorYes  
Built-in storage8 GB  
Battery
Talk time6.00 hours
the average is 12 h (740 min)
  
Stand-by time10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 20 days (492 h)
  
Capacity1750 mAh  
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Playlists  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback  
RadioFM  
SpeakersEarpiece, Loudspeaker  
Internet browsing
BrowserInternet Explorer 9  
Built-in online services supportFacebook, Twitter  
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS850, 1900, 2100 MHz  
FDD LTE700 (band 17), 1700/2100 (band 4) MHz  
DataLTE, HSPA (unspecified), UMTS, EDGE, GPRS  
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-GPS  
NavigationYes  
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR  
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n  
Mobile hotspotYes  
USBUSB 2.0  
ConnectormicroUSB  
FeaturesUSB charging  
OtherComputer sync, OTA sync  
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone  
SensorsAccelerometer, Compass  
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording  
Availability
Officially announced07 May 2012  

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