CAT B15

Posted:
May 23, 2013
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Mar 1, 2013

Display

Display size:

4.0 inches

Resolution:

480 x 800 pixels

Pixel density:

233 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

52.36 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Software Features:

Video recording:

Yes

Front:

0.3 megapixels VGA

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

4.92 x 2.74 x 0.59 inches (125 x 69.5 x 14.95 mm)

Weight:

6.00 oz (170 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum

Resistance:

Water, Dust, Shock, Vibration

IP certified:

IP 67

MIL-STD-810 certified:

Yes

Colors:

Black

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

MediaTek MT6577

Processor:

Dual-core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU:

PowerVR SGX 531

RAM:

0.5 GB

Internal storage:

4 GB

Storage expansion:

up to 32 GB

Slot Type:

microSD, microSDHC

Device type:

Smart phone

OS:

Android (4.1)

Battery

Capacity:

2000 mAh

Type:

User replaceable, Li - Ion

Talk time:

16.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1379 min)

Stand-by time:

26.0 days (624 hours)
the average is 21 days (498 h)

Internet browsing

Browser:

supports:

HTML, HTML5

Built-in online services support:

YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+

Cellular

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data:

EDGE, GPRS

Dual SIM:

Yes

Global Roaming:

Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

3.0, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Charging connector:

microUSB

Location:

GPS, A-GPS

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook:

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator

Messaging:

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail:

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging:

Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Music player:

Filter by:

Album, Artist, Playlists

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, WAV, AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Radio:

FM

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector:

3.5mm
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ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

CAT B15

(Latin America)

Differences from the main variant:

UMTS:

850, 1900 MHz

Pros

  • Rugged phone

Cons

  • Thick body (0.59 inches)
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Too little RAM
  • Low pixel density screen (233 ppi)

Description

The Cat B15 is an Android smartphone that has a rugged IP67 certification which means it can survive in 1 meter of water for 30 minutes and also is resistant to dust. At the same time, the device is protected by its casing which is made of silver anodized aluminum and shock absorbent rubber. The Cat B15 is equipped with a 4 inch WVGA display made of Gorilla Glass, with a dual-core 1GHz MediaTek MT6577 processor under the hood. 512MB of RAM is on board with 4GB of native storage that can be expanded by using the microSD slot on the phone. Android 4.1 is installed out of the box.

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