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Display

Display size

4.0 inches
4.0 inches
3.6 inches

Resolution

480 x 800 pixels
480 x 800 pixels
480 x 800 pixels

Pixel density

233 ppi
233 ppi
261 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED
 

Screen-to-body ratio

58.33 %
58.33 %
51.34 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
5 megapixels
5 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus
Autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.6
 
 

Flash

LED
LED
LED

Video recording

720x480 (DVD) (30 fps)
720x480 (DVD) (30 fps)
1280x720 (HD)

Features

Video light, Video calling
Video light, Video calling
Video calling

Front

0.3 megapixels VGA
0.3 megapixels VGA
0.3 megapixels VGA

Design

Dimensions

4.88 x 2.48 x 0.44 inches (124 x 63 x 11 mm)
4.88 x 2.48 x 0.43 inches (123.9 x 63 x 10.88 mm)
4.37 x 2.52 x 0.63 inches (111 x 64 x 16 mm)

Weight

4.60 oz (130 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
4.55 oz (129 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.50 oz (156 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
Touch sensitive control keys
Full keyboard

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
 

Features

 
Album art cover, Background playback
 

Screen mirroring

DLNA
DLNA
 

Additional microphone(s)

 
 
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 3
Samsung Exynos 3
 

Processor

Single core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A8
Single core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A8
Single core, 1400 MHz

GPU

PowerVR SGX540
PowerVR SGX540
 

RAM

0.5 GB
0.5 GB
0.5 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
16 GB
8 GB

OS

Android (4.1, 2.3.7, 2.3)
Android (4.1.2, 4.1.1, 4.0.4, 4.0.3, 4.0.2, 2.3.6, 2.3.3, 2.3)
webOS (2.2)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

2.1, EDR
2.1, EDR
2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB charging

Location

A-GPS
A-GPS
A-GPS

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Compass

Other

NFC, VoIP, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, VoIP, Computer sync, OTA sync
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

UMTS

 
900, 1700/2100, 2100 MHz
900, 2100 MHz

Data

WiMAX
HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, UMTS

Battery

Capacity

1500 mAh
1500 mAh
1230 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time

6.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)
14.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)
 

Stand-by time

 
29.7 days (713 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)
 

Talk time (3G)

 
6.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)
 

Stand-by time (3G)

 
17.8 days (427 hours)
the average is 25 days (611 h)
 

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 
 

Date approved

Apr 08, 2011
Oct 22, 2010
May 10, 2011

FCC ID value: A3LSPHD720 link
FCC ID value: A3LGTI9020T link
FCC ID value: B94HHF30CV link

FCC measured SAR

 
 
 

Head

0.64 W/kg
0.51 W/kg
0.54 W/kg

Measured in

1900 MHz
1700 MHz
800 MHz

Body

0.95 W/kg
0.78 W/kg
1.40 W/kg

Measured in

1900 MHz
850 MHz
1900 MHz

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 550
$ 530
 
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