The Samsung SCH-U340 is a feature-loaded Samsung flip phone. The internal display is 65K TFT with a resolution of 128 by 160 pixels. The external display is 4 gray STN with a resolution of 96 by 96 pixels. The VGA-quality camera takes large, 640 by 480 pixel snapshots. LED flash, brightness, auto focus, shot mode and photo effects are all included with the digital camera.
The SCH-U340 MP3 features a digital music player, which is capable of playing MP3, MIDI, ACC and ACC+ files from the phone’s library or from a message. The phone also features 72-note polyphonic ringtones as well as the capability for MP3 ringtones. When closed, the phone measures 3.5” high, 1.8” wide and 0.77” thick. At 2.82 oz, it is very light for a phone with so many features.
The flip feature protects both the numbers and the internal screen from wear and tear while reducing the phone’s size for easy carrying. The SCH-U340 comes equipped with a hand-free speakerphone for safe driving.
The phone’s other features include voice dialing, CDMA dual-band coverage, and analog network access. Multimedia messaging is also included, using the MO/MT SMS / EMS / MMS formats. The SMS service is a 2-way messenger. The phone is also able to send instant messages and use predictive text input. The SCH-U340 comes equipped with JAVA games, JAVA Download and embedded wallpaper.
The Samsung SCH-U340 flip phone operates on both the CDMA 1X 800/1900 MHz digital band and the 800 AMPS analog band. The phone handles multiparty calls and retains data on missed, incoming and outgoing calls. The phone book holds up to 500 alphanumeric entries plus SIM card memory (Up To 250 additional names/numbers. Standard talk time battery life is 3.5 hours and long-life talk time battery lasts for up to 5 hours. Standard standby lasts for up to 220 hours and long-life standby lasts for up to 350 hours.
The Samsung SCH-U340 includes a multi featured Personal Information Manager, including memo book, countdown timer, alarm and calendar. The cell phone’s durability, many versatile features and compact design make it a sure favorite for connected users.