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Samsung T259 Remove phone

Posted: 29 Dec 2010
Market Status: Released
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LG GS170 Remove phone

Posted: 02 Jun 2010
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device type Basic phone 
Dimensions3.87 x 1.93 x 0.66 inches (98 x 49 x 17 mm)3.60 x 1.90 x 0.70 inches (91 x 48 x 18 mm) 
Weight3.15 oz (89 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
2.80 oz (79 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
 
FeaturesNumeric keypad, Soft keys, D-PadNumeric keypad, Soft keys, D-Pad 
ColorsBlue  
Display
Physical size2.2 inches  
Resolution240 x 320 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.

182 ppi  
Screen-to-body ratio31.10 %  
Additional display

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

 Yes 
Camera
Camera2 megapixels0.3 megapixels VGA 
CamcorderYes  
Hardware
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC  
Battery
Capacity800 mAh900 mAh 
User replaceableYesYes 
Talk time5.10 hours
the average is 14 h (825 min)
7.50 hours
the average is 14 h (825 min)
 
Stand-by time14.0 days (335 hours)
the average is 16 days (384 h)
23.0 days (552 hours)
the average is 16 days (384 h)
 
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Multimedia
SpeakersEarpiece, Loudspeaker  
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 1900 MHz 
UMTS1700/2100 MHz  
DataUMTS  
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR2.1, EDR 
USBYes  
ConnectormicroUSB  
FeaturesUSB charging  
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  
NavigationYes  
OtherComputer sync  
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibilityM3, T4M3, T3 
Availability
Officially announced 02 Jun 2010 
Shopping information
MSRP price$ 120$ 82 
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

28 Dec 201022 Apr 2010 
FCC ID value: A3LSGHT259 linkFCC ID value: BEJGS170 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).

   
Head0.52 W/kg0.91 W/kg 
Measured in1700 MHz1900 MHz 
Body0.66 W/kg0.41 W/kg 
Measured in850 MHz1900 MHz 

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