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This affordable CDMA messaging phone sports both a touch screen and a slide-out QWERTY keyboard. Other key features include camera, memory card slot, music player, and stereo Bluetooth.

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Display 2.8 in   diagonal
QVGA   240 x 320 pixels
143 ppi   approx.
Battery 1000 mAh LiIon
Talk: 5 hours max.
Standby: 288 hours max.
Processor ?
Storage 100 MB available to user
Expandable via memory card
Weight 4.23 oz   120 g
Dimensions 4.2 x 2.18 x 0.58 in   107 x 55 x 14.7 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)
Phone Book Capacity 1000

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Adjustable Text Size -
Barometer -
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HSP 1.1, HFP 1.5, OPP, FTP, PBA, DUN, A2DP, AVRC
version 2.1+EDR
Call Screening -
Camera Resolution: 1+ megapixel
multi-shot, night mode, timer / white balance, brightness controls
Changeable Body Plates -
Custom Graphics Yes
Custom Ringtones Yes
Data Tethering -
Email Client -
EMS / Picture Messaging -
External Antenna Jack -
Fast Charging -
Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight -
Flight Mode Yes
FM Radio -
FM Transmitter -
Front-Facing Camera -
Games Yes
GPS / Location Type: A-GPS
Hard Drive -
HD Voice -
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) Yes
Headset Jack (2.5 mm) -
Hearing Aid Compatible Rating: M4, T4 (very tele-coil compatible)
High-Speed Data Technology: 1xRTT
Infrared (IR) -
Instant Messaging -
Java (J2ME) -
Memory Card Slot Card Type: microSD
supports up to 16 GB
Miracast -
MirrorLink -
Mobile Hotspot -
Multiple Languages Languages Supported: English, Spanish
Music Player Supported Formats: MP3, AAC, AAC+, WMA
requires memory card
Picture ID Yes
Predictive Text Entry Technology: XT9
Push-To-Talk -
Real-Music Ringers Yes
Ringer ID Yes
Ringer Profiles -
Ruggedized -
Second Camera -
Second Display -
Side Keys volume on left / lock, camera on right
Speaker Phone Yes
Stereo Speakers -
Text Keyboard, Hardware Layout: QWERTY
Text Messaging (SMS) Yes
Text Messaging Templates Yes
Touch Screen Yes
TTY/TDD (Digital) Yes
TV Output -
USB Connector: Micro-USB
supports mass storage mode
Vibrate Yes
Video Capture -
Voice Dialing Type: Speaker-independent (automatic)
WAP / Web Browser Yes
Water-Resistant -
Wi-Fi -
Wireless Charging -


FCC ID A3LSCHR640 »   approved Apr 26, 2011

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