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Huawei DISCOVERY EXPEDITION

Huawei DISCOVERY EXPEDITION
2"
240 x 320 pixels
2 MP
RAM: 0.06 GB
BATTERY: 1000 mAh (5.00h 3G talk time)
Posted: Jan 1, 2012
Market status: Released
Features: Fingerprint Lightweight Thin LTE Rugged NFC Dual SIM

Pros

  • Water-resistant phone

Cons

  • Lacks Wi-Fi
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Does not support automatic screen brightness
  • Low pixel density screen (200 ppi)

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Description

The Huawei DISCOVERY EXPEDITION is a rugged candybar phone with a 2-inch color display, 2-megapixel camera, GPS, digital compass, flashlight, multimedia players and organizer.

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Design

  • Device type:
    • Feature phone
  • OS:
    • Brew Mobile Platform (Brew MP)
  • Form factor:
    • Candybar
  • Dimensions:
    • 4.51 x 1.99 x 0.63 inches (114.5 x 50.5 x 16 mm)
  • Features:
    • Numeric keypad, Soft keys, D-Pad
  • Rugged:
      • Water, Dust resistant
    • IP certified:

      IP certified - The IP code indicates the degree of protection against dust and water. The first number represents dust protection, while the second represents water protection. In IP67, for example, 6 means a completely dust-tight device, while 7 means the device can stay immersed in up to 1 meter of water for up to 30 minutes. In IP68, a higher level of water protection is expected, but exact numbers aren't specified: both depth and continuance are specified by the manufacturer on per device basis.

      • IP 57

Display

  • Physical size:
    • 2.0 inches
  • Resolution:
    • 240 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 ppi
  • Screen-to-body ratio:

    Screen-to-body ratio - Shows what part of the frontal area of a phone its screen occupies.

    • 21.39 %

Camera

  • Camera:
      • 2 megapixels

Hardware

  • 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.

    • Qualcomm QSC6270
  • 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.

    • 0.06 GB RAM / 128 MB ROM
  • Storage expansion:

    Storage expansion - Some handsets allow you to expand their storage capacity by using a memory expansion card – most often microSD. Expansion memory is mostly suitable for media storage, such as photo, video or music content.

    • microSD, microSDHC

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.

    • 1000 mAh
  • Type:
    • User replaceable
  • Talk time:
    • 5.10 hours
      the average is 20 h (1202 min)
  • Stand-by time:
    • 18.8 days (450 hours)
      the average is 19 days (459 h)
  • Talk time (3G):
    • 5.00 hours
      the average is 18 h (1087 min)
  • Stand-by time (3G):
    • 19.6 days (470 hours)
      the average is 24 days (583 h)
  • Music playback:
    • 15.00 hours

Multimedia

  • Music player:
    • Supported formats:
      • MP3
  • Video playback:
    • Supported formats:
      • MPEG4
  • Radio:
      • FM
  • Speakers:
    • Earpiece, Loudspeaker
  • Headphones connector:
    • 3.5mm

Internet browsing

  • Browser:
      • Opera Mini

Cellular

  • GSM:
    • 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
  • UMTS:
    • 850, 1900, 2100 MHz
  • Global Roaming:
    • Yes
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Phone features

  • Sensors:
      • Accelerometer, Compass
  • Notifications:
    • Music ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Silent mode, Speakerphone
  • Phonebook:
    • 1000 entries
  • Organizer:
    • Calendar, Alarm, Flashlight, Calculator
  • Messaging:
    • SMS (1000 messages), MMS
  • JAVA:

    JAVA - J2ME (Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition) is a technology that allows programmers to use the Java programming language and related tools to develop programs for mobile wireless information devices such as cellular phones and personal digital assistants (PDAs). J2ME consists of programming specifications and a special virtual machine, the K Virtual Machine, that allows a J2ME-encoded program to run in the mobile device.

      • Yes

Connectivity

  • 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.

    • GPS, A-GPS
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