Samsung Galaxy Fame

Announced:
Feb 05, 2013
Market status:
Released

PhoneArena Rating:

7.5
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Samsung Galaxy Fame

Announced: Feb 05, 2013
Market status: Released

PhoneArena Rating:

7.5
Read Full Review
  • Display 3.5" 320 x 480 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP / 0.3 MP VGA front
  • Storage 4 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 1300 mAh(6.16h 3G talk time)
  • Fingerprint
  • Lightweight
  • Thin
  • LTE
  • Waterproof
  • NFC
  • Dual SIM*

Display

Display size:

3.5 inches

Resolution:

320 x 480 pixels

Pixel density:

165 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

52.17 %

Features:

Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

640x480 (VGA) (25 fps)

Features:

Video calling

Front:

0.3 megapixels VGA

Design

Dimensions:

4.46 x 2.43 x 0.46 inches (113.2 x 61.6 x 11.6 mm)

Weight:

4.25 oz (121 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Colors:

Blue, White

Hardware & Performance

  • benchmark

Processor:

Single core, 1000 MHz

GPU:

Broadcom VideoCore IV

RAM:

0.5 GB

Internal storage:

4 GB

Storage expansion:

up to 64 GB

OS:

Android (4.1.2)

Battery

Capacity:

1300 mAh

Talk time:

8.66 hours
the average is 21 h (1278 min)

Stand-by time:

17.5 days (420 hours)
the average is 21 days (499 h)

Talk time (3G):

6.16 hours
the average is 23 h (1382 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

15.8 days (380 hours)
the average is 27 days (659 h)

Cellular

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

4.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Other:

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Notifications:

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

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Feb 14, 2013

FCC ID value:

A3LGTS6810 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.01 W/kg

Body:

0.73 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.32 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.86 W/kg

This device is also known as Samsung Galaxy Fame DUOS, Samsung S6810

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Samsung Galaxy Fame GT-S6812

Differences from the main variant:

Dual SIM:

Yes

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Feb 19, 2013

FCC ID value:

A3LGTS6812I link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.78 W/kg

Body:

1.07 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.19 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.07 W/kg

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.46 inches)
  • Does not support automatic screen brightness
  • Too little RAM
  • Low pixel density screen (165 ppi)

Description

Here's a new smartphone that is shaping up like a decent entry-level Android offering. It is known as the Samsung Galaxy Fame. Dressed in pearl white or metallic blue, the handset comes with unimpressive, yet passable hardware specs and Android 4.1 with Samsung's nature-inspired interface on top, so all the device now needs is a reasonable price tag. It has a 3.5-inch HVGA TFT screen, 512MB of RAM, and a 1GHz processor of unspecified make and model. There's a 5MP auto-focus camera on its back paired with an LED flash, and a front-facing camera is located above its screen. Other notable specs include a smallish 1,300mAh battery and measly 4GB of storage, which can be expanded with the use of a microSD card. The handset weighs 120 grams, has a thickness of 11,6 millimeters, and will come in NFC flavor as well. Out of the box, the Samsung Galaxy Fame will run Android 4.1 Jelly Bean with a handful of UI tweaks added, courtesy of the smartphone's maker. These include motion gestures, such as a shake to refresh information displayed on all active widgets and flipping the device face-down in order to mute an incoming call.

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