Samsung GALAXY Nexus CDMA

Announced:
Oct 21, 2011
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Dec 15, 2011

PhoneArena Rating:

9.5
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Display

Display size:

4.7 inches

Resolution:

720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density:

316 ppi

Technology:

Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio:

64.92 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.8

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Video calling

Front:

1.3 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

5.33 x 2.67 x 0.37 inches (135.5 x 67.94 x 9.47 mm)

Weight:

5.29 oz (150 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Features:

Notification light

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

MHL

Additional microphone(s):

Yes

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

TI OMAP4460

Processor:

Dual-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU:

PowerVR SGX540

RAM:

1 GB

Internal storage:

32 GB

OS:

Android (4.2.2, 4.1, 4.0.4, 4.0.1, 4.0)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

3.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Features:

Video out

Location:

GPS, A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

NFC, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 13

Data:

LTE

Battery

Capacity:

1850 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

12.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time:

6.2 days (150 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Phone features

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3)

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Nov 15, 2011

FCC ID value:

A3LSCHI515 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.63 W/kg

Body:

0.88 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.39 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.01 W/kg

This device is also known as Samsung SCH-i515, Samsung DROID Prime, Google Nexus Prime, Samsung Nexus Prime 4G LTE

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.37 inches)
  • Too little RAM

Description

The Samsung GALAXY Nexus for Verizon is the first Android Ice Cream Sandwich handset to land on US soil, and it is packed with droolworthy specs to boot, like a 4.65" HD Super AMOLED display with 1280x720 pixels, and LTE connectivity. It is poised to become a playground for Android enthusiast with its pure ICS experience, and Verizon's exclusivity period for the GALAXY Nexus is rumored the culprit for the carrier to pass on its own Galaxy S II version...

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