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Samsung T259 vs Samsung Entro

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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 US carrier availability: Available - Virgin Mobile

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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 4.9 oz (139 g)
3.5 oz (99 g)
the average is 4.9 oz (139 g)
 
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  
Colors65 536  
Additional display

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

 Yes 
Camera
Camera2 megapixels  
CamcorderYes  
Hardware
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC  
Battery
Talk time5.10 hours
the average is 12 h (705 min)
4.50 hours
the average is 12 h (705 min)
 
Stand-by time14.0 days (335 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
20.0 days (480 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
 
Capacity800 mAh  
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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, EDGE  
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  

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