Samsung Eternity II

Announced:
Aug 9, 2010
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Aug 16, 2010

PhoneArena Rating:

6.5
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Display

Display size:

3.0 inches

Resolution:

240 x 400 pixels

Pixel density:

155 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

42.67 %

Colors:

262 144

Touchscreen:

Resistive

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

2 megapixels

Video recording:

320x240 (QVGA) (14 fps)

Features:

Video sharing

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

4.41 x 2.11 x 0.50 inches (112 x 54 x 13 mm)

Weight:

3.20 oz (91 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Multimedia

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Music player:

Supported formats:

MP3

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4

Broadcast Mobile TV:

MediaFlo

Hardware & Performance

RAM:

0.25 GB

ROM:

512 MB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC

Device type:

Feature phone

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR

Profiles/ Protocols:

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Video Control Transport Protocol (AVCTP), Audio/Video Distribution Transport Protocol (AVDTP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Basic Printing (BPP), Dial-up networking (DUN), 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), Serial Port (SPP), Service Discovery Protocol (SDP), SIM Access (SAP)

USB:

microUSB

Charging connector:

microUSB

Location:

A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer

Other:

Computer sync

Cellular

UMTS:

850, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data:

EDGE

Global Roaming:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

1000 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

5.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time:

10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Internet browsing

Browser:

supports:

HTML, Flash Lite

Built-in online services support:

Facebook, MySpace, Twitter

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook:

Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

Calendar, Alarm, To-Do, Calculator

Messaging:

SMS, MMS, Predictive text input

E-mail:

Yes

Instant Messaging:

Yes

JAVA:

Yes

Games:

Yes

Other features:

Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

May 25, 2010

FCC ID value:

A3LSGHA597 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.92 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.43 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Availability

Officially announced:

Aug 09, 2010
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This device is also known as Samsung SGH-A597

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Lacks Wi-Fi
  • The touchscreen uses resistive technology, which is not responsive
  • Thick body (0.50 inches)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash

Description

The Samsung Eternity II is the successor of the Samsung Eternity and features a 3” touchscreen on which you will be watching AT&T's Mobile TV, surfing the web and updating your social networking sites. Other features include a 2MP camera, GPS, stereo Bluetooth, music player and microSD card slot.

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