Samsung DoubleTime

Posted:
Oct 11, 2011
Status:
Released
Release date:
Nov 20, 2011

PhoneArena Rating:

4.0
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Display

Size:

3.2 inches

Resolution:

480 x 320 pixels, 180 PPI

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body:

43.53 %

Colors:

262 144

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Proximity sensor

Additional display:

3.2 inches, 480 x 320 pixels, Color, TFT, Colors: 262 144, Touch screen: Yes, Capacitive, Multi-touch: Yes

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 MSM7230

Processor:

Single core, 800 MHz, Scorpion, 45 nm

GPU:

Adreno 205

RAM:

0.25GB

Internal storage:

0.26GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type:

Smart phone

OS:

Android (2.2)

Battery

Capacity:

1200 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

6.00 hours
the average is 19 h (1116 min)

Stand-by time:

10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 21 days (514 h)

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

3.2 MP

Features:

Autofocus

Software Features:

Digital zoom, Macro mode

Video recording:

320x240 (QVGA) (29 fps)

Design

Form factor:

Clamshell

Dimensions:

4.45 x 2.44 x 0.59 inches (113 x 62 x 15 mm)

Weight:

5.22 oz (148 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)

Features:

Full keyboard

Keys:

Left: Volume control

Cellular

UMTS:

850, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data Speed:

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data:

EDGE, GPRS

Global Roaming:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Music player:

Filter by:

Album, Artist, Playlists

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, WMA, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), MP4, 3GP, MIDI

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

3.0

Profiles/ Protocols:

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Video Control Transport Protocol (AVCTP), Audio/Video Distribution Transport Protocol (AVDTP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), File Transfer (FTP), Generic Access (GAP), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Logical Link Control and Adaptation Protocol (L2CAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Serial Port (SPP), Service Discovery Protocol (SDP)

Wi-Fi:

Yes; Hotspot

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible:

M4, T3

Internet browsing

Browser:

supports:

HTML

Built-in online services support:

Facebook, Twitter

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Instant Messaging:

Hangouts / Google Talk

Games:

Yes

Other features:

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

Regulatory Approval

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.54 W/kg

Body:

0.97 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP:

$ 400
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This device is also known as Samsung SGH-I857

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

  • Hardware QWERTY keyboard

Cons

  • Thick body (0.59 inches)
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Does not support automatic screen brightness
  • No front-facing camera

Description

The Samsung DoubleTime is a clamshell Android smartphone with two displays and a full QWERTY keyboard. Its features include a 3.2-megapixel camera, 600MHz processor, 260MB of onboard memory, microSD card slot and version 2.2 of the OS.

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