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Posted: 22 Feb 2011
Market Status: Released

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Posted: 09 Oct 2012
Market Status: Released

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Device typeTabletTablet 
Phone functionality Yes 
OSAndroid (2.2)Android (4.0), TouchWiz / L!ve Panel UX UI 
Dimensions7.05 x 4.33 x 0.45 inches (179 x 110 x 11.5 mm )10.1 x 6.9 x 0.38 inches (257 x 175 x 10 mm) 
Weight13.23 oz (375 g)
the average is 15.3 oz (437 g)
20.64 oz (585 g)
the average is 15.3 oz (437 g)
Physical size7.0 inches10.1 inches 
Resolution800 x 480 pixels1280 x 800 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.

133 ppi149 ppi 

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.

Screen-to-body ratio70.82 %65.79 % 
FeaturesLight sensorLight sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera3 megapixels3 megapixels 
Software Features Geo tagging 
FeaturesVideo callingVideo calling 
Front-facing camera0.3 megapixels VGA0.3 megapixels VGA 
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 MSM7227Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960 

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, ARM11Dual-core, 1500 MHz, Krait 
Graphics processorAdreno 200Adreno 225 
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

0.5 GB RAM / 512 MB ROM1 GB RAM 
Built-in storage 8 GB 
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GBmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GB 
Capacity3240 mAh7000 mAh 
TypeNot user replaceable, Li - IonNot user replaceable, Li - Ion 
Video playback6.50 hours  
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Mirroring DLNA 
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback 
SpeakersStereo speakersLoudspeaker 
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS850, 1900, 2100 MHz  
LTE (FDD) Bands 2 
DataHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTSLTE 
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, CompassAccelerometer, Compass 
NotificationsHaptic feedback, SpeakerphoneFlight mode, Speakerphone 
Other featuresVoice recordingVoice commands, Voice recording 
Bluetooth2.1, EDR4.0 
Wi-Fi802.11 b, g802.11 b, g, n, dual-band 
Mobile hotspot Yes 
USBUSB 2.0USB 2.0 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingMass storage device, USB Host 

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.

NavigationYesTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation 
OtherComputer sync, OTA syncComputer sync, OTA sync, Infrared 
Officially announced 09 Oct 2012 
Regulatory Approval
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).

Body 1.46 W/kg 

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