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Kyocera Wild Card / Lingo / M1000

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This update to the Strobe / SwitchBack is thinner and lighter with a sleeker design and and steps up to a megapixel camera. Other features are similar, including a large outer display with full keypad, plus a QWERTY keyboard inside, Bluetooth, speakerphone, and voice dialing.

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Display 1.8"   diagonal
160 x 128 pixels   (~114 ppi)
Type: LCD (Color TFT/TFD)
internal display
Battery 900 mAh LiIon, Removable
Talk: 3.3 hours max.   (195 minutes)
Standby: 150 hours max.   (6.3 days)
Processor ?
Memory ?
Weight 3.53 oz   (100 g)
Dimensions 3.94" x 1.97" x 0.79"   (100 x 50 x 20.1 mm)
OS / Platform (proprietary)
CDMA 850 / 1900
CDMA (2G / 3G)
850 MHz / band 5 / BC0   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)
1900 MHz / band 2 / BC1   PCS (Americas)
some versions 1900-only
Phone Book Capacity 500

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Barometer -
Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight Yes
GPS / Location Type: A-GPS
Ruggedized -
Water-Resistant -
Adjustable Text Size -
Hearing Aid Compatible Rating: M4, T4 (very tele-coil compatible)
Multiple Languages Languages Supported: English and Spanish
TTY/TDD (Digital) Yes
External Display 262,000-color TFT display / 128 x 128 pixels / 1.5 inches
Ringer Profiles -
Vibrate Yes
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HFP, DUN, OPP
version 1.2
Infrared (IR) -
MirrorLink -
Mobile Hotspot -
Wi-Fi -
Picture ID Yes
Ringer ID Yes
Voice Dialing Type: Speaker-dependent (tags)
up to 40 / plus voice digit dialing
Changeable Body Plates -
Custom Graphics Yes
Custom Ringtones Yes
Real-Music Ringers -
Data & Network
Data Tethering Yes
External Antenna Jack -
Flight Mode CEA Standard Icon: No
High-Speed Data Technology: 1xRTT
WAP / Web Browser WAP 2.0
Predictive Text Entry Technology: eZiText
Side Keys volume and camera keys
Text Keyboard, Hardware Layout: Split QWERTY
Touch Screen -
Hard Drive -
Memory Card Slot -
Email Client Protocols Supported: IMAP, POP3
EMS / Picture Messaging Yes
Instant Messaging Networks Supported: (carrier-dependent)
MMS Some versions only
Text Messaging (SMS) Yes
Text Messaging Templates Yes
FM Radio -
FM Transmitter -
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) -
Music Player -
Stereo Speakers -
Photo & Video
Camera Resolution: 1+ megapixel
LED flash / multi-shot, self-timer
Front-Facing Camera -
Miracast -
TV Output -
Video Capture -
Fast Charging -
Wireless Charging -
BREW Some versions only
Version: 3.1.5
Games Yes
Java (J2ME) Some versions only
Call Screening -
HD Voice -
Headset Jack (2.5 mm) Yes
Push-To-Talk -
Speaker Phone Yes


FCC IDs OVFKWC-M1000-2X0 » (approved Jun 15, 2007)
OVFKWC-M1000-2J0 » (approved Jun 18, 2007)

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