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Motorola A830 Specifications
Torn between needing a mobile office and wanting a high-tech toy? There's no need to choose with the Motorola A830. For fast-paced business trips around the globe, the Motorola A830 provides a multi-functional voice/data solution. On a personal note, take the fun a step further by customizing your messages with video or audio files. And, for that much needed down time, choose from fashionable entertainment with the embedded MP3 player, a suite of games and the optional video camera that allows you to show your world to others - whether that world is in Italy, Hong Kong or Down Under! The Motorola A830 brings in the dawn of a new mobile phone experience
J2ME (Java) is a programming language developed to run on your mobile phone. It provides the ability to download easy-to-use, graphically rich, interactive content right to your Java enabled phone. Games, messaging and other applications are all enhanced
3G / UMTS Technology
MP3 Player and polyphonic ringer tones add a powerful audible experience. Richer musical tones will resonate from your phone each time it rings.
Messaging Service - EMS/MMS
SMS = The short message service (SMS) enables you to send and receive text messages using your Motorola mobile phone or personal communicator. Depending on your network service provider and your plan, you can send messages to other mobile phones or to PCs, domestically or internationally. The cost is usually a low, flat rate or even free, depending on your contract. MMS = Send and receive pictures, sounds and animations with your messages. MMS is as easy to use as sending a standard text message, but now you can really bring your messages to life. EMS = enhanced messaging service.
In-built Hands-free Speaker Phone
Use your mobile phone like a landline speaker phone. No need for an optional accessory - With just the touch of a button bring others into your conversation with the in-built speaker phone . Great for meetings, second opinions or just showing off.
Dimensions - 135 x 53 x 24.2 mm
Display Type - 220 x 176 TFT 4096 Colours
iTAP™ Predictive text Motorola Itap™ software makes messaging easier by anticipating the word you are spelling and filling the rest automatically. Itap™ simplified key entry shortens the number of key presses.
Polyphonic ringer tones add a powerful audible experience for alerts and ringer tones. Richer musical tones will resonate from your phone each time it rings.
Volume - 134cc
Volume gives the cubic centimetre (cc) measurement of the phone.
Battery - Talk Time - 100 mins
The total time a battery can power a phone for mobile calls. As the phone drains the battery during a call, the talk time left in the battery is diminished until the phone is turned off or the battery recharged. The longer the talk time the less frequently you will need to recharge.
Video/still Camera Companion Device
Weight - 157g
This is the weight of the phone (with battery) and is measured in grams (g). Weight measurements can vary within models dependant upon battery type.
Standby Time - Up to 185 hours
The time a battery can power a phone in the standby mode, switched on and ready to make or receive a call, without being used for an actual call. The longer a phone is in standby mode, the less standby time remains in the battery.
GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) allows the user faster call set-up, higher data speed, and an “always on” connection.
The POP3 e-mail function allows you to use your phone to access e-mail. (The e-mail is retrieved from a server over the air).
USB Connection Port
USB (universal serial bus) is a fast (1Mbps) path for data transfer between the phone and an external device, such as a pc.
WAP - Yes
Wireless application protocol (WAP) is the first global standard for Internet services over mobile phone networks. It is capable of displaying "mini websites", which look simple when compared with normal websites but which already provide a variety of powerful services, including banking, ticket purchase, news updates and more. See the WAP Demo for more information.
Downloadable Ring Tones
Phone software supports digital downloads of ringtones to personalise your phone.
SMS chat is a continuous stream of SMS messages, without the need to create a new message each time and enter the recipients number. Each message includes only the senders name and message (no additional information such as time sent etc.).
Downloadable Themes (Ringtones, Wallpaper & Screensavers)
Integrated Stereo Headset Jack
Integrated Stereo Headset Jack and Integrated Speaker Phone provide an enhanced audio experience.
OTA Provisioning with remote server. Feature dependent upon network provider
Motorola mobile phones equipped with VibraCall® can alert you to an incoming call by vibrating instead of ringing.
VoiceNotes™ enables you to record a voice memo at the touch of a dedicated button at the side of the phone.
SIM Application Tool kit
The SIM Application Toolkit is a mechanism that lets you use your SIM card to customise your phone's operation. By running an application resident in the SIM card's memory, the toolkit allows you to define certain phone functions, such as what appears on the display and your menu structure.
The short message service (SMS) enables you to send and receive text messages using your Motorola mobile phone or personal communicator. Depending on your network service provider and your plan, you can send messages to other mobile phones or to PCs, domestically or internationally. The cost is usually a low, flat rate or even free, depending on your contract.
PIM (Personal Information Management) functionality enables you to manage your life easier. Examples are Calendar, Contacts and Address Book, Task List, Notes, Date / Time with alarms.
Icon and list based menu system
The Icon based menu makes it easier to navigate through the phone.