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This basic Android phone sports a touch screen, camera, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, memory card slot, and removable battery. This is nearly identical to the Valet, except it connects to GSM/WCDMA networks like AT&T and T-Mobile.

This phone is not currently available from any major U.S. carrier. It is compatible with some U.S. networks, and may be available from third-party dealers or smaller, regional carriers.


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WCDMA 2 / 4 / 5
GSM 850 / 1900
WCDMA (3G / 4G)
band 2 (II) / 1900 MHz   PCS (Americas)
band 4 (IV) / 1700 MHz   AWS (Americas)
band 5 (V) / 850 MHz   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)

GSM (2G)
850 MHz / band 5   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)
1900 MHz / band 2   PCS (Americas)
Weight 4.2 oz   (119 g)
Dimensions 4.57" x 2.4" x 0.5"   (116 x 61 x 12.7 mm)
Battery Talk: 7 hours max.   (420 minutes)
Standby: 168 hours max.   (7 days)
1300 mAh, Removable
Display Type: LCD (Color TFT/TFD)
Resolution: 320 x 480 pixels
3.5"   diagonal
Colors: 262,144 (18-bit)
OS / Platform Android
version 4.1
Processor 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 MSM7225A
Memory 4 GB internal storage, raw hardware
2 GB internal storage, available to user
512 MB RAM
SIM card size ?
FCC ID Q78-Z660G » (approved May 13, 2013)

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Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight -
GPS / Location Type: A-GPS
Ruggedized -
Water-Resistant -
Adjustable Text Size Yes
Hearing Aid Compatible Rating: M3, T4 (very tele-coil compatible)
Multiple Languages Languages Supported: English, Spanish
TTY/TDD (Digital) Yes
External Display -
Ringer Profiles -
Vibrate Yes
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HSP 1.1, HFP 1.5, OPP, FTP, PBA, A2DP 1.2, AVRC 1.3, HID, MAP
version 3.0
Infrared (IR) -
MirrorLink -
Mobile Hotspot -
PC Sync -
USB Connector: Micro-USB
Wi-Fi Version(s): 802.11 b,g,n
Picture ID Yes
Ringer ID Yes
Voice Dialing Type: Speaker-independent (automatic)
Changeable Body Plates -
Custom Graphics Yes
Custom Ringtones Yes
Real-Music Ringers Yes
Data & Network
Data Tethering -
External Antenna Jack -
Flight Mode Yes
High-Speed Data Yes
WAP / Web Browser Browser Software: Android
Key Lock Switch -
Predictive Text Entry -
Side Keys volume on left / lock on top
Text Keyboard, Hardware -
Touch Screen Yes
Hard Drive -
Memory Card Slot Card Type: microSD (TransFlash)
up to 32 GB
Email Client Protocols Supported: POP, IMAP, Exchange
EMS / Picture Messaging -
Instant Messaging Yes
Text Messaging (SMS) View Style: Threaded
Text Messaging Templates -
FM Radio -
FM Transmitter -
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) Yes
Music Player Yes
Stereo Speakers -
Photo & Video
Camera Resolution: 3+ megapixel
Front-Facing Camera -
Live TV -
Miracast -
PictBridge -
TV Output -
Video Capture Resolution: VGA (640 x 480)
Fast Charging -
Wireless Charging -
Games Yes
Java (J2ME) -
Call Screening -
HD Voice -
Headset Jack (2.5 mm) -
Push-To-Talk -
Speaker Phone Type: Half-duplex


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