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Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Sprint
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Posted: 07 Jun 2010
Market Status: Released

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSiOS (10.x, 9.x, 8.x, 7.x)iOS (7.x, 6.1, 6, 5.1, 5, 4.x) 
Dimensions4.90 x 2.33 x 0.35 inches (124.4 x 59.2 x 8.97 mm)4.50 x 2.31 x 0.37 inches (114.3 x 58.6 x 9.3 mm) 
Weight4.66 oz (132 g)
the average is 5.4 oz (154 g)
4.83 oz (137 g)
the average is 5.4 oz (154 g)
 
MaterialsMain body: PlasticMain body: Glass; Accents: Aluminum 
ColorsPink, Yellow, Green, Blue, WhiteBlack, White 
Display
Physical size4.0 inches3.5 inches 
Resolution640 x 1136 pixels640 x 960 pixels 
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

326 ppi326 ppi 
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

IPS LCDIPS LCD 
Screen-to-body ratio

Screen-to-body ratio - Shows what part of the frontal area of a phone its screen occupies.

59.93 %55.77 % 
Peak brightness500 cd/m2 (nit)  
FeaturesOleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensorAmbient light sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera8 megapixels5 megapixels 
FlashLEDLED 
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

F2.4F2.8 
Focal length (35mm equivalent)33 mm  
Camera sensor size

Camera sensor size - A bigger camera sensor is able to capture more light, and thus produce better photos.

1/3.2"1/3.2" 
Pixel size

Pixel size - The size of an individual pixel on a camera's sensor. The bigger, the better.

 1.75 μm 
Hardware FeaturesAutofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI) 
Software FeaturesDigital image stabilization, Touch to focus, Face detection, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo taggingDigital zoom, Geo tagging, Touch to focus 
SettingsExposure compensation  
Shooting ModesHigh Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama  
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps)1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps) 
FeaturesTime-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Digital image stabilizationVideo calling 
Front-facing camera1.2 megapixels0.3 megapixels VGA 
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

Apple A6Apple A4 
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Dual-core, 1300 MHz, SwiftSingle core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A8 
Graphics processor

Graphics processor - The graphics processor is important for the smooth operation of the system and especially in games and other applications that may involve complex graphics and animations.

PowerVR SGX 543MP3PowerVR SGX535 
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

1 GB RAM0.5 GB RAM 
Built-in storage

Built-in storage - Bigger storage capacity allows you to keep more content saved onto your device, such as more applications, photos or video. Games and video content typically take up the biggest amount of storage space.

32 GB32 GB 
Battery
Capacity

Capacity - The bigger, the better! However, battery capacity is not the only factor that has an effect on battery life. Those include the chipset in use, the software running on the device, as well as the consumer's unique usage pattern.

1507 mAh1420 mAh 
TypeNot user replaceable, Li - IonNot user replaceable, Li - Ion 
Talk time 14.00 hours
the average is 26 h (1589 min)
 
Stand-by time10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 20 days (481 h)
12.5 days (300 hours)
the average is 20 days (481 h)
 
Talk time (3G)10.00 hours
the average is 43 h (2593 min)
7.00 hours
the average is 43 h (2593 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G) 12.5 days (300 hours)
the average is 24 days (585 h)
 
Music playback40.00 hours40.00 hours 
Video playback10.00 hours10.00 hours 
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Multimedia
Screen mirroringTV-out  
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Genre, Playlists  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback  
SpeakersEarpiece, LoudspeakerEarpiece, Loudspeaker 
Additional microphone(s)for Noise cancellation, Video recordingfor Noise cancellation 
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz 
LTE (FDD)Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 13, 17, 19, 20, 25  
DataLTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTSHSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS 
Micro SIM Yes 
Nano SIMYes  
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, CompassAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass 
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibilityM3, T4  
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.02.1, EDR 
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band802.11 b, g, n 
Mobile hotspotYesYes 
USBYesUSB 2.0 
ConnectorProprietaryProprietary 
FeaturesUSB chargingUSB charging 
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. The most common types are GPS and A-GPS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization.

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioningA-GPS 
NavigationTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigationYes 
OtherTethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDropComputer sync, OTA sync 
Availability
Officially announced10 Sep 201307 Jun 2010 
Shopping information
AccessoriesApple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation  
Regulatory Approval
FCC approval

FCC approval - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions. Every wireless phone device that is sold in the U.S. has to be tested and approved for sale by the FCC.

   
Date approved

Date approved - Shows the date when the particular phone is approved by the Federal Communications Commission

20 Sep 201307 Jun 2010 
FCC ID value: BCG-E2694B linkFCC ID value: BCG-E2380A link 
FCC measured SAR

FCC measured SAR - Working closely with federal health and safety agencies, such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the FCC has adopted limits for safe exposure to radiofrequency (RF) energy. These limits are given in terms of a unit referred to as the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), which is a measure of the amount of radio frequency energy absorbed by the body when using a mobile phone. The FCC requires cell phone manufacturers to ensure that their phones comply with these objective limits for safe exposure. Any cell phone at or below these SAR levels (that is, any phone legally sold in the U.S.) is a "safe" phone, as measured by these standards. The FCC limit for public exposure from cellular telephones is an SAR level of 1.6 watts per kilogram (1.6 W/kg).

   
Head1.19 W/kg1.17 W/kg 
Measured in 1900 MHz 
Body1.17 W/kg0.43 W/kg 
Measured in 1900 MHz 
Simultaneous Transmission1.57 W/kg  
Wireless Router1.17 W/kg  

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