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Cricket MSGM8 II

Cricket MSGM8 II
N/A
220 x 176 pixels
1.3 MP
BATTERY: 900 mAh
Posted: Aug 11, 2010
Market status: Released
Release date: Aug 11, 2010
Features: Fingerprint Lightweight Thin LTE Rugged NFC Dual SIM

US carrier availability

Discontinued: Cricket

Pros

  • Hardware QWERTY keyboard

Cons

  • Lacks microSD slot for storage expansion
  • Does not support automatic screen brightness

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Description

The Cricket MSGM8 II is the successor of Cricket MSGM8, but it brings nothing new except a refreshed design. The phone is a tri-band candybar featuring a QWERTY keyboard, TFT display with 262k colors, 1.3 MP camera, 2.5mm jack, microUSB port and Bluetooth.

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Design

  • Dimensions:
    • 4.20 x 2.39 x 0.53 inches (107 x 61 x 13 mm)
  • Weight:
    • 3.74 oz (106 g)
      the average is 5.4 oz (154 g)
  • Features:
    • Full keyboard, D-Pad, Soft keys

Display

  • Resolution:
    • 220 x 176 pixels
  • 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

Camera

  • Camera:
      • 1.3 megapixels
    • Software Features:
      • Digital zoom

Battery

  • Capacity:

    Capacity - The bigger, the better! However, battery capacity is not the only factor that has an effect on battery life. Those include the chipset in use, the software running on the device, as well as the consumer's unique usage pattern.

    • 900 mAh
  • Type:
    • User replaceable, Li - Ion
  • Talk time:
    • 5.00 hours
      the average is 26 h (1589 min)
  • Stand-by time:
    • 10.4 days (250 hours)
      the average is 20 days (481 h)

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, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz

Phone features

  • Notifications:
    • Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Silent mode, Speakerphone
  • Hearing aid compatibility:
      • M4, T4
  • Other features:
    • Voice dialing, TTY/TDD
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Connectivity

  • Bluetooth:
      • Yes
  • USB:
      • USB 2.0
    • Connector:
      • microUSB
  • Positioning:

    Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. The most common types are GPS and A-GPS. 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.

    • E911

Shopping information

  • Warranty period:
    • 12 Months

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