Samsung Messager II Specs


The Samsung Messager II R560 is a simple tri-band CDMA/AWS phone, targeted to the heavy-texting crowd. It comes as a replacement of the Samsung Messager updating it with a 2MP camera and 3G connectivity. It features the same side-sliding form-factor with QWERTY keyboard.

This device is also known as Samsung SCH-R560, Samsung Vice


  • Hardware QWERTY keyboard

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Size: 2.2 inches
Resolution: 320 x 240 pixels, 182 PPI
Technology: TFT
Screen-to-body: 27.23 %
Colors: 262 144


Internal storage: 0.04GB
Storage expansion: microSDHC


Capacity: 960 mAh
Type: Li - Ion, User replaceable


Rear: Single camera
Main camera: 2 MP
Video recording: Yes
Dimensions: 4.49 x 1.90 x 0.72 inches (112 x 51 x 18 mm)
Weight: 4.33 oz (123.0 g)
Features: Numeric keypad, Full keyboard, Soft keys
Keys: Left: Volume control; Right: Camera shutter


Headphones: 3.5mm jack

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 2.0
USB: microUSB, USB 2.0
Location: E911
Hearing aid compatible: M4, T3

Phone features

Notifications: Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (64 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone
Other features: Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: Apr 27, 2009
FCC ID value: A3LSCHR560
Measured SAR:
Head: 1.10 W/kg
Measured in: 1900 MHz
Body: 1.31 W/kg
Measured in: 1900 MHz


Officially announced: Aug 26, 2009
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