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Samsung T259 Remove phone

Posted: 29 Dec 2010
Market Status: Released
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Samsung Entro Remove phone

Posted: 03 Aug 2012
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)3.77 x 1.88 x 0.75 inches (96 x 48 x 19 mm) 
Weight3.15 oz (89 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
3.5 oz (99 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
 
FeaturesNumeric keypad, Soft keys, D-PadNumeric keypad, Soft keys, D-Pad 
ColorsBlueBlack 
Display
Physical size2.2 inches1.7 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 megapixels  
CamcorderYes  
Hardware
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC  
Battery
Capacity800 mAh  
Talk time5.10 hours
the average is 15 h (875 min)
4.50 hours
the average is 15 h (875 min)
 
Stand-by time14.0 days (335 hours)
the average is 16 days (388 h)
20.0 days (480 hours)
the average is 16 days (388 h)
 
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Multimedia
SpeakersEarpiece, Loudspeaker  
Technology
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 MHz 
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS1700/2100 MHz  
DataUMTS  
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 
NavigationYes  
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR  
USBYes  
ConnectormicroUSB  
FeaturesUSB charging  
OtherComputer sync  
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneSpeakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibilityM3, T4M4, T4 
Other Voice dialing, Voice commands, TTY/TDD 
Availability
Officially announced 03 Aug 2012 
Shopping information
MSRP price$ 120  
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 201014 Jun 2012 
FCC ID value: A3LSGHT259 linkFCC ID value: A3LSPHM270 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/kg0.70 W/kg 
Measured in1700 MHz  
Body0.66 W/kg0.36 W/kg 
Measured in850 MHz  

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