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Samsung Solstice SGH-A887

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This finger-touch phone features a large touch screen, 3G data, video sharing, memory card slot, GPS navigation, 2-megapixel camera, stereo Bluetooth, and an accelerometer. It sports Samsung's TouchWiz interface with drag-and-drop widgets, including Facebook, MySpace and Yahoo! oneSearch.

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Display 3 in   diagonal
WQVGA   240 x 400 pixels
155 ppi   approx.
Battery 1000 mAh LiIon
Talk: 5 hours max.
Standby: 250 hours max.
Processor ?
Storage 189 MB available to user
Expandable via memory card
Weight 3.33 oz   94 g
Dimensions 4.3 x 2.1 x 0.5 in   109 x 53 x 12.7 mm
OS / Platform (proprietary)
WCDMA 2 / 5
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
WCDMA   3G / 4G
band 2 (II) / 1900 MHz   PCS (Americas)
band 5 (V) / 850 MHz   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)

GSM   2G
850 MHz / band 5   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)
900 MHz / band 8   (Europe, Asia, Africa)
1800 MHz / band 3   DCS (Europe, Asia, Africa)
1900 MHz / band 2   PCS (Americas)
Phone Book Capacity 2000
SIM card size Traditional / Mini   2FF

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Barometer -
Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight -
GPS / Location Type: A-GPS
supports LBS, navigation
Ruggedized -
Water-Resistant -
Adjustable Text Size -
Hearing Aid Compatible -
Multiple Languages Languages Supported: English, Spanish, French
TTY/TDD (Digital) Yes
Ringer Profiles Number of profiles: 4
Second Display -
Vibrate Yes
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HSP 1.1, HFP 1.5, DUN, OPP, FTP, SAP, A2DP, AVRC, BPP
version 2.0+EDR / supports FTP-client
Infrared (IR) -
MirrorLink -
Mobile Hotspot -
USB supports mass storage mode
Wi-Fi -
Picture ID Yes
Ringer ID Yes
Voice Dialing Type: Speaker-independent (automatic)
Changeable Body Plates -
Custom Graphics Yes
Custom Ringtones Yes
Real-Music Ringers Supported Formats: MP3, AMR, WAV, WMA, MP4
Data & Network
Data Tethering Yes
External Antenna Jack -
Flight Mode Yes
High-Speed Data Technology: HSDPA 3.6
WAP / Web Browser Browser Software: Access NetFront 3.5
supports full HTML, WAP 2.0
Predictive Text Entry Technology: T9
Side Keys volume on left / multi-tasking, camera on right / lock on top
Text Keyboard, Hardware -
Touch Screen Type:
with haptic feedback
Hard Drive -
Memory Card Slot Card Type: microSD
up to at least 16 GB / under battery
Email Client Protocols Supported: POP3, IMAP4, SMTP
EMS / Picture Messaging -
Instant Messaging Networks Supported: AOL, Windows Live, Yahoo!
Text Messaging (SMS) Yes
Text Messaging Templates Yes
FM Radio -
FM Transmitter -
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) -
Music Player Supported Formats: MP3, AAC, Real
Stereo Speakers -
Photo & Video
Camera Resolution: 2+ megapixel
panorama, smile detection, night mode, multi-shot, brightness, white balance, self-timer functions
Front-Facing Camera -
Miracast -
Second Camera -
TV Output -
Video Capture Resolution: QVGA (320 x 240)
Fast Charging -
Wireless Charging -
Games Yes
Java (J2ME) Yes
Call Screening -
HD Voice -
Headset Jack (2.5 mm) -
Push-To-Talk -
Speaker Phone Yes


FCC IDs A3LSGHA887 »   approved Jun 22, 2009
A3LSGHA886 »   approved Oct 12, 2009

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