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Samsung SCH-A990 Remove phone

Posted: 06 Jul 2006
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 04 Feb 2010
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device type Basic phone 
Dimensions3.80 x 1.88 x 0.82 inches (95.5 x 47.5 x 21 mm)3.56 x 1.83 x 0.72 inches (90 x 46 x 18 mm) 
Weight4.40 oz (125 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
3.00 oz (85 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
 
FeaturesNumeric keypad, Soft keysNumeric keypad, D-Pad, Soft keys 
Display
Physical size 1.8 inches 
Resolution240 x 320 pixels176 x 220 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.

 160 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 23.19 % 
Additional display

Additional display - Shows specs of the phone's additional display

TFTTFT 
Resolution

Resolution - Refers to the width and the length od the additional display

128 x 96 pixels96 x 64 pixels 
Physical Size 1.04 inches 
Colors

Colors - Shows the number of colors that the additional display supports

65 53665 536 
Camera
Camera3.2 megapixels1.3 megapixels 
FlashYes  
Hardware FeaturesAutofocus  
Software FeaturesDigital zoomDigital zoom, Self-timer 
Settings White balance presets 
Shooting Modes Night mode, Effects 
CamcorderYes  
Hardware
Storage expansionmicroSD  
Battery
Capacity1000 mAh  
TypeUser replaceable, Li - IonUser replaceable, Li - Ion 
Talk time4.10 hours
the average is 14 h (850 min)
7.66 hours
the average is 14 h (850 min)
 
Stand-by time13.1 days (315 hours)
the average is 15 days (370 h)
28.3 days (679 hours)
the average is 15 days (370 h)
 
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Multimedia
MirroringTV-out  
Cellular
CDMA

CDMA - Code Division Multiple Access. A technique of multiplexing, also called spread spectrum, in which analog signals are converted into digital form for transmission. For each communication channel, the signals are encoded in a sequence known to the transmitter and the receiver for that channel. The foremost application is digital cellular phone technology from QUALCOMM that operates in the 800MHz band and 1.9GHz PCS band. CDMA phones are noted for their excellent call quality and long battery life.

800, 1900 MHz800, 1900 MHz 
Phone features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (72 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, SpeakerphonePolyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibility M4, T4 
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDDVoice dialing, Voice commands, TTY/TDD 
Connectivity
Bluetooth1.12.1, EDR 
USBYesYes 
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.

GPSGPS, E911 
Navigation Yes 
Other Computer sync 
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

14 Apr 200630 Sep 2009 
FCC ID value: A3LSCHA990 linkFCC ID value: BEJVX5600 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).

   
Head1.01 W/kg1.27 W/kg 
Measured in1900 MHz1900 MHz 
Body0.42 W/kg0.47 W/kg 
Measured in1900 MHz1900 MHz 

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