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Posted: 14 Dec 2009
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeFeature phoneSmart phone 
OS Android (2.1, 1.6) 
Dimensions4.33 x 1.77 x 0.55 inches (110.0 x 45.0 x 14.0 mm)3.27 x 1.97 x 0.63 inches (83 x 50 x 16 mm) 
Weight3.17 oz (90 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
3.10 oz (88 g)
the average is 5.3 oz (151 g)
 
FeaturesNumeric keypad, Soft keys, D-Pad  
ColorsBlack, Red  
Display
Physical size2.2 inches2.5 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.

182 ppi157 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 ratio30.31 %48.45 % 
FeaturesLight sensorProximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass 
Camera
Camera5 megapixels5 megapixels 
FlashLEDLED 
Hardware FeaturesAutofocusAutofocus 
Software FeaturesFace detection, Smile detection, Digital zoom, Geo taggingGeo tagging 
CamcorderYes640x480 (VGA) 
FeaturesVideo light, Video callingVideo light 
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

 Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7227 
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, 600 MHz, ARM11 
Graphics processor Adreno 200 
Built-in storage0.28 GB0.128 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 16 GBmicroSD, microSDHC up to 16 GB 
Battery
Capacity1000 mAh  
TypeUser replaceable, Li - PolymerUser replaceable, Li - Polymer 
Talk time10.00 hours
the average is 14 h (850 min)
4.00 hours
the average is 14 h (850 min)
 
Stand-by time17.9 days (430 hours)
the average is 15 days (370 h)
11.9 days (285 hours)
the average is 15 days (370 h)
 
Talk time (3G)4.00 hours
the average is 16 h (982 min)
3.50 hours
the average is 16 h (982 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G)18.6 days (446 hours)
the average is 20 days (476 h)
15.0 days (360 hours)
the average is 20 days (476 h)
 
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Multimedia
MirroringDLNA  
Music player   
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback, Music recognitionMusic recognition 
RadioFM, RDSFM 
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS900, 2100 MHz900, 2100 MHz 
DataHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTSHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS 
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometerAccelerometer, Compass 
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3, AAC), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Other featuresVoice recordingVoice recording 
Connectivity
Bluetooth2.1, EDR2.1, EDR 
Wi-FiYes802.11 b, g 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
ConnectorProprietarymicroUSB 
FeaturesMass storage device  
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.

A-GPSA-GPS 
NavigationTurn-by-turn navigationTurn-by-turn navigation 
OtherComputer syncComputer sync, OTA sync, ANT+ 
Availability
Officially announced 14 Feb 2010 
Shopping information
MSRP price $ 350 
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

16 Feb 201011 May 2010 
FCC ID value: PY7A3880067 linkFCC ID value: PY7A3880069 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).

   
Head1.04 W/kg0.93 W/kg 
Measured in1900 MHz1900 MHz 
Body0.98 W/kg0.94 W/kg 
Measured in1900 MHz1900 MHz 

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