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This thin, light Android phone sports a large 4.7-inch display, 8-megapixel camera, front camera, DLNA wireless media streaming, memory card slot, and FM radio. It's compatible with AT&T's network.

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 4.7 in   diagonal, 16:9
qHD   540 x 960 pixels
234 ppi   approx.
Battery 1800 mAh LiIon
Talk: 7.2 hours max.
Standby: 415 hours max.
Processor 1 GHz MediaTek 6577
512 MB RAM
Storage 4 GB raw hardware
2.4 GB available to user
Expandable via memory card
Camera 8+ megapixel
LED flash, auto-focus
HDR, face detection, smile detection, panorama

Video: 720p HD
Front Camera 2-megapixel
Weight 3.88 oz   110 g
Dimensions 5.24 x 2.66 x 0.31 in   133 x 67 x 7.9 mm
OS / Platform Android version 4.1
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)
Data Technology HSPA 7.2
SIM card size ?

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Barometer -
Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight Yes
Ruggedized -
VR-ready -
Water-Resistant -
Hearing Aid Compatible Rating: M3 (mostly compatible)
Multiple Languages Yes
TTY/TDD (Digital) -
Extra Display -
Ringer Profiles -
Vibrate Yes
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HSP 1.1, HFP 1.5, OPP, FTP, PBA, DUN, A2DP 1.2, AVRC 1.4, BPP, BIP, HID, PAN, SAP 1.1, MAP
version 4.0+HS
Infrared (IR) -
MirrorLink -
USB Connector: Micro-USB
2.0 High Speed
Wi-Fi Version(s): 802.11 b,g,n
supports Wi-Fi Direct
Changeable Body Plates -
Side Keys lock on top, volume on right
Text Keyboard, Hardware -
Touch Screen Type: Capacitive
Memory Card Slot Card Type: microSD
up to 32 GB
FM Radio with RDS
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) Yes
Stereo Speakers -
Photo & Video
Miracast -
TV Output -
Fast Charging -
Wireless Charging -
Call Screening -
HD Voice -
Push-To-Talk -
Speaker Phone Yes


FCC ID RAD313 »   approved Mar 21, 2013

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