Samsung SCH-A990

Posted:
Jul 6, 2006
Market status:
Released

PhoneArena Rating:

8.7
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Display

Resolution:

240 x 320 pixels

Technology:

TFT

Colors:

262 144

Additional display:

Color, TFT

Resolution:

128 x 96 pixels

Colors:

65 536

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

3.2 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Flash:

Yes

Software Features:

Digital zoom

Video recording:

Yes

Design

Form factor:

Clamshell

Dimensions:

3.80 x 1.88 x 0.82 inches (95.5 x 47.5 x 21 mm)

Weight:

4.40 oz (125 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Features:

Numeric keypad, Soft keys (2)

Keys:

Left: Multimedia control; Right: Volume control, Camera shutter, Other

Hardware & Performance

Storage expansion:

Slot Type:

microSD

Battery

Capacity:

1000 mAh

Type:

User replaceable, Li - Ion

Talk time:

4.10 hours
the average is 23 h (1379 min)

Stand-by time:

13.1 days (315 hours)
the average is 21 days (498 h)

Internet browsing

Browser:

supports:

WAP 2.0

Cellular

CDMA:

800, 1900 MHz

2G Data:

EV-DO

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

1.1

Profiles/ Protocols:

Headset (HSP), Handsfree (HFP), Dial-up networking (DUN), Generic Access (GAP), Serial Port (SPP), Service Discovery Application (SDAP), Basic Printing (BPP)

USB:

Yes

Charging connector:

Proprietary

Location:

GPS

Other:

Phone features

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (72 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone

Phonebook:

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

Organizer:

Calculator, World clock, Stopwatch, Notepad, Alarm, Calendar

Messaging:

SMS, Predictive text input (T9), MMS

E-mail:

Yes

Instant Messaging:

Yes

BREW:

3.1.4

Games:

BREW downloadable

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Multimedia

Screen mirroring:

TV-out

Music player:

Supported formats:

WMA

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Apr 14, 2006

FCC ID value:

A3LSCHA990 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.01 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.42 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz
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US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.82 inches)

Description

Samsung SCH-A990 is the US phone to have 3.2-megapixel camera. A990 is successor of the A970 and has swiveling QVGA 262k color display and additional 65k color one. SCH-A990 features Bluetooth, TV-out and microSD slot for memory

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