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Sonim XP2 Spirit Remove phone

Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Market Status: Released
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Kyocera DuraPlus Remove phone

Posted: 01 Feb 2012
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Sprint

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Design
Device typeFeature phoneFeature phone 
Dimensions5.15 x 2.35 x 0.85 inches (130.7 x 59.7 x 21.7 mm)5.30 x 2.20 x 0.93 inches (135 x 56 x 24 mm) 
Weight6.35 oz (180 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
6.67 oz (189 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (150 g)
 
FeaturesNumeric keypad, Soft keys  
RuggedWater, Dust, Shock, Vibration, Temperature resistantWater, Dust, Shock, Vibration, Temperature, Humidity resistant 
IP certifiedIP 67  
MIL-STD-810 certifiedYesYes 
Display
Physical size2.0 inches2.0 inches 
Resolution240 x 320 pixels240 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.

200 ppi200 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.

TFT  
Screen-to-body ratio15.86 %16.47 % 
FeaturesLight sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)  
Camera
Camera3 megapixels  
FlashLED  
Camcorder220x176, 128x96 (SubQCIF)  
Hardware
Built-in storage0.04 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC  
Battery
Capacity1300 mAh1650 mAh 
User replaceableYesYes 
Talk time8.00 hours
the average is 14 h (826 min)
9.50 hours
the average is 14 h (826 min)
 
Stand-by time17.8 days (428 hours)
the average is 16 days (388 h)
  
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Multimedia
RadioFM  
SpeakersEarpiece, Loudspeaker  
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 MHz 
GSM900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS2100 MHz  
DataHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, UMTS  
Connectivity
Bluetooth1.22.0, EDR 
USBUSB 2.0  
ConnectormicroUSB  
FeaturesMass storage device, USB charging  
External antennaYes  
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 sync  
Other features
NotificationsPolyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Silent modeSilent mode, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibility M4, T4 
Other TTY/TDD, Push-to-Talk 
Availability
Officially announced 31 Jan 2012 
Shopping information
Warranty period36 Months  
AccessoriesElectrical wall charger, Belt clip, Screwdriver, Wired headset, USB cable  
MSRP price $ 270 
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

02 Oct 2009  
FCC ID value: WYPP32B003AA 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).

   
Head0.68 W/kg  
Measured in1900 MHz  
Body0.31 W/kg  
Measured in1900 MHz  

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