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Samsung MM-A940

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This close cousin of the A970 is one of Sprint's first EV-DO phones for consumers. Key features include a 2 megapixel camera with 2x optical zoom, Bluetooth, a microSD memory card slot, streaming video playback, and speakerphone. The clamshell body sports a twisting display for camcorder mode, an external display, and an internal antenna.

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CDMA 850 / 1900
CDMA (2G / 3G)
850 MHz / band 5 / BC0   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)
1900 MHz / band 2 / BC1   PCS (Americas)
Weight 4.9 oz   (139 g)
Dimensions 3.68" x 1.83" x 1.01"   (93 x 46 x 25.7 mm)
Battery Talk: 4 hours max.   (240 minutes)
Standby: 293 hours max.   (12.2 days)
LiIon, Removable
Display Type: LCD (Color TFT/TFD)
Resolution: 176 x 220 pixels
Colors: 262,144 (18-bit)
OS / Platform (proprietary)
Processor ?
Memory ?
Phone Book Capacity 500
FCC ID A3LSPHA940 » (approved May 26, 2005)

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Group Features   Show all features
Adjustable Text Size -
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HSP, HFP, DUN, OPP, FTP, BPP
version 1.2 / FTP profile supports client mode
Call Screening -
Camera Resolution: 2+ megapixel
2x optical zoom / LED flash / business card scanner
Changeable Body Plates -
Custom Graphics Yes
Custom Ringtones Yes
Data Tethering Yes
Email Client -
EMS / Picture Messaging -
External Antenna Jack -
External Display color LCD
Fast Charging -
Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight -
Flight Mode -
FM Radio -
FM Transmitter -
Front-Facing Camera -
Games Yes
GPS / Location Yes
Hard Drive -
HD Voice -
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) -
Headset Jack (2.5 mm) Yes
Hearing Aid Compatible -
High-Speed Data Technology: EVDO r0
Infrared (IR) -
Instant Messaging -
Java (J2ME) Yes
Key Lock Switch -
Live TV -
Memory Card Slot Card Type: microSD (TransFlash)
Miracast -
MirrorLink -
Mobile Hotspot -
Multiple Languages Languages Supported: English, Spanish
Music Player Supported Formats: MP3, AAC, AAC+
PC Sync Yes
PictBridge Yes
Picture ID Yes
Predictive Text Entry Technology: T9
Push-To-Talk -
Real-Music Ringers -
Ringer ID Yes
Ringer Profiles -
Ruggedized -
Side Keys Yes
Speaker Phone Yes
Stereo Speakers -
Text Keyboard, Hardware -
Text Messaging (SMS) plus dictation mode
Text Messaging Templates Yes
Touch Screen -
TTY/TDD (Digital) Yes
TV Output -
Vibrate Yes
Video Capture Yes
Voice Dialing Type: Speaker-independent (automatic)
plus message dictation mode
WAP / Web Browser Yes
Water-Resistant -
Wi-Fi -
Wireless Charging -


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