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:

64.92 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

TI OMAP4460

Processor:

Dual-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU:

PowerVR SGX540

RAM:

1 GB LPDDR2

Internal storage:

32 GB

Device type:

Smart phone

OS:

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

Battery

Capacity:

1850 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

12.00 hours
the average is 19 h (1117 min)

Stand-by time:

6.2 days (150 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Features:

Autofocus

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.8

Flash:

LED

Software Features:

Panorama, Effects, White balance presets, Geo tagging

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Video calling

Front:

1.3 megapixels

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

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 6.1 oz (174 g)

Features:

Notification light

Keys:

Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 13(700 c)

CDMA:

800, 1900 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE

2G Data:

EV-DO Rev.A

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

MHL

Music player:

Filter by:

Album, Artist, Playlists

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Additional microphone(s):

Yes

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), Bluetooth Network Encapsulation Protocol (BNEP), Generic Access (GAP), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Human Interface Device (HID), Logical Link Control and Adaptation Protocol (L2CAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Serial Port (SPP), Service Discovery Protocol (SDP)

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Video out, Charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

NFC, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible:

M4

Internet browsing

Browser:

supports:

HTML, HTML5, Flash

Built-in online services support:

YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+

Phone features

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3)

Phonebook:

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer, Calculator

Messaging:

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail:

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging:

Hangouts / Google Talk

Games:

Yes

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Nov 15, 2011

FCC ID value:

A3LSCHI515 link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.63 W/kg

Body:

0.88 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.39 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.01 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Oct 21, 2011
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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)

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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