Samsung A157 Specs

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The Samsung A157 is a basic clamshell phone, the most basic functionality; a 1.77'' display, music player, Text Messaging, 256MB memory.

This device is also known as Samsung SGH-A157


  • Does not support fast data speeds (UMTS)

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Size: 1.8 inches
Resolution: 160 x 128 pixels, 116 PPI
Technology: TFT
Screen-to-body: 21.69 %
Colors: 262 144


Processor: Single core, 416 MHz
Internal storage: 0.256GB
Device type: Basic phone


Capacity: 800 mAh
Type: User replaceable
Dimensions: 3.83 x 1.84 x 0.65 inches (97 x 47 x 17 mm)
Weight: 2.99 oz (85.0 g)


3G: Bands 5(850), 2(1900)
Data Speed: UMTS

Connectivity & Features

Hearing aid compatible: M4

Phone features

Notifications: Flight mode, Speakerphone
Other features: TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: Feb 16, 2012
FCC ID value: A3LSGHA157
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.34 W/kg
Body: 0.67 W/kg
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