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Samsung SGH-E640

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This clamshell GSM phone merges the extensive feature list of phones like the E720 and E730 with the distinct styling of the A880, plus an anti-bacterial coating. Key features include a megapixel camera with video capture, internal antenna, Bluetooth, speakerphone, dual color displays, and a music player (MP3 and AAC).

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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Display 176 x 220 pixels
Battery 800 mAh LiIon
Talk: 6 hours max.
Standby: 290 hours max.
Processor ?
Storage 32 MB internal storage
Not expandable
Weight 3.17 oz   90 g
Dimensions 3.37 x 1.78 x 0.93 in   86 x 45 x 23.6 mm
OS / Platform (proprietary)
GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900
GSM   2G
900 MHz / band 8   (Europe, Asia, Africa)
1800 MHz / band 3   DCS (Europe, Asia, Africa)
1900 MHz / band 2   PCS (Americas)
Phone Book Capacity 1000
SIM card size Traditional / Mini   2FF

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Group Features   Show all features
Adjustable Text Size -
Barometer -
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HSP, HFP, DUN, OPP, FTP, BPP
version 1.2 / FTP profile supports client mode
Call Screening -
Camera Resolution: 1+ megapixel
LED flash / multi-shot, self-timer functions/ 4x digital zoom
Changeable Body Plates -
Custom Graphics Yes
Custom Ringtones supports MP3, AAC, ACC+ formats
Data Tethering -
Email Client Protocols Supported: IMAP4, POP3, SMTP
EMS / Picture Messaging Yes
External Antenna Jack -
Fast Charging -
Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight -
Flight Mode -
FM Radio -
FM Transmitter -
Front-Facing Camera -
Games Yes
GPS / Location -
Hard Drive -
HD Voice -
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) -
Headset Jack (2.5 mm) -
Hearing Aid Compatible -
High-Speed Data Technology: GPRS
class 10
Infrared (IR) -
Instant Messaging -
Java (J2ME) Yes
Memory Card Slot -
Miracast -
MirrorLink -
Mobile Hotspot -
Multiple Languages Yes
Music Player Supported Formats: MP3, AAC, AAC+
Picture ID by contact or group
Predictive Text Entry Technology: T9
Push-To-Talk -
Real-Music Ringers Yes
Ringer ID by contact or group
Ringer Profiles -
Ruggedized -
Second Camera -
Second Display 65,000-color OLED / 80 x 64 pixels
Side Keys up/down keys on left / camera key on right
Speaker Phone Yes
Stereo Speakers -
Text Keyboard, Hardware -
Text Messaging (SMS) Yes
Text Messaging Templates Yes
Touch Screen -
TTY/TDD (Digital) -
TV Output -
Vibrate Yes
Video Capture Resolution: QCIF (176 x 144)
MPEG4, H.263 format / 1 hour
Voice Dialing -
WAP / Web Browser WAP 2.0
Water-Resistant -
Wi-Fi -
Wireless Charging -


FCC ID A3LSGHE640 »   approved May 19, 2005

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