Motorola DEFY

Posted:
Sep 01, 2010
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Oct 12, 2010

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
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Motorola DEFY

Posted: Sep 01, 2010
Market status: Released
Release date: Oct 12, 2010

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
Read Full Review
  • Display 3.7" 480 x 854 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP
  • Processor TI OMAP3630, Single core, 800 MHz
  • Storage 2 GB + microSDHC
  • Battery 1540 mAh(6.66h 3G talk time)
  • Fingerprint
  • Lightweight
  • Thin
  • LTE
  • Waterproof
  • NFC
  • Dual SIM

Display

Display size:

3.7 inches

Resolution:

480 x 854 pixels

Pixel density:

265 ppi

Screen-to-body ratio:

59.87 %

Features:

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

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

640x480 (VGA)

Design

Dimensions:

4.21 x 2.32 x 0.53 inches (107 x 59 x 13.4 mm)

Weight:

4.16 oz (118 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Resistance:

Water, Dust

IP certified:

IP 67

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

TI OMAP3630

Processor:

Single core, 800 MHz, ARM Cortex-A8

GPU:

PowerVR SGX530

RAM:

0.5 GB

Internal storage:

2 GB

Storage expansion:

up to 32 GB

OS:

Android (2.2, 2.1)

Battery

Capacity:

1540 mAh

Talk time:

6.66 hours
the average is 21 h (1278 min)

Stand-by time:

16.7 days (400 hours)
the average is 21 days (499 h)

Talk time (3G):

6.66 hours
the average is 23 h (1382 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

16.7 days (400 hours)
the average is 27 days (659 h)

Cellular

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

UMTS:

900, 1700/2100, 2100 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Location:

A-GPS

Other:

UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Notifications:

Notification light (Multiple color), Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Multimedia

Screen mirroring:

DLNA

Radio:

FM

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Oct 14, 2010

FCC ID value:

IHDP56LC3 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.48 W/kg

Measured in:

1700 MHz

Body:

1.43 W/kg

Measured in:

1700 MHz

Shopping information

MSRP price:

$ 250

This device is also known as Motorola MB525, Motorola ME525

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

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

Motorola DEFY

Differences from the main variant:

System chip:

TI OMAP3610

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.53 inches)
  • No front-facing camera
  • Too little RAM
  • Low pixel density screen (265 ppi)

Description

The Motorola DEFY, as the name suggests, is not afraid to be dropped, scratched (Gorilla Glass), used in a sand storm, or submersed in water up to 3 feet (1 meter). It is powered by Android 2.2, it has a 3.7" touch display, 5MP camera, Wi-Fi, A-GPS, microSDHC card slot and speakerphone.

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