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Samsung Suede Remove phone

Posted: 29 Mar 2010
Market Status: Released
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Posted: 17 Mar 2009
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeFeature phone  
OSTouchWiz 2.0 UI  
Dimensions4.44 x 2.19 x 0.50 inches (112.9 x 55.5 x 12.7 mm)4.63 x 2.28 x 0.50 inches (118 x 58 x 13 mm) 
Weight3.32 oz (94 g)
the average is 5.2 oz (150 g)
4.01 oz (114 g)
the average is 5.2 oz (150 g)
 
Display
Physical size3.0 inches3.2 inches 
Resolution240 x 400 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.

155 ppi180 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 ratio40.83 %44.77 % 
FeaturesProximity sensorLight sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera3 megapixels5 megapixels 
Flash LED 
Hardware Features Autofocus 
Software Features Digital zoom 
Camcorder320x240 (QVGA)1280x720 (720p HD) 
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, 800 MHz  
Built-in storage0.135 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 16 GBmicroSD, microSDHC 
Battery
Capacity1080 mAh1440 mAh 
TypeUser replaceable, Li - IonUser replaceable, Li - Ion 
Talk time5.00 hours
the average is 15 h (886 min)
5.80 hours
the average is 15 h (886 min)
 
Stand-by time13.8 days (330 hours)
the average is 16 days (377 h)
  
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Multimedia
Mirroring TV-out 
Music player   
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback, Music recognition  
SpeakersEarpiece, Stereo speakers  
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, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz800, 1900 MHz 
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometer 
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (128 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibilityM4, T4M4, T3 
Other featuresVoice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR2.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi 802.11 b, g 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectormicroUSBmicroUSB 
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 
OtherComputer syncComputer sync 
Availability
Officially announced20 Dec 201024 Sep 2009 
Shopping information
MSRP price$ 199  
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

22 Jun 201010 Aug 2009 
FCC ID value: A3LSCHR710 linkFCC ID value: A3LSPHM850 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).

   
Head0.94 W/kg1.15 W/kg 
Measured in1900 MHz1900 MHz 
Body0.32 W/kg0.77 W/kg 
Measured in1900 MHz1900 MHz 

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