These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
Identification and Background ¶
Released in October of 2009, the Samsung Rant M540 is the big brother of the Messager. The Rant adds EVDO data and video, and steps up to a 2 megapixel camera. Other features of this messaging phone are similar, including a slide-out QWERTY keyboard, memory card slot, music player, stereo Bluetooth, and speaker-independent voice dialing.
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- Phillips Precision Screwdriver
- Small Paintbrush
- Cen-Tech Digital Multi-Tester
- Soft Cleaning Cloth
- Lens Cleaner - multipurpose
- Sorting Tray
Technical Specs ¶
- Standard Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
- Talk time: 5.6 hours max. (336 minutes)
User Interface ¶
- Sliding QWERTY keyboard
- SAR Value: Head 1.1 w/kg
- SAR Value: Body 0.901 w/kg
- 4.9 oz (139 g)
- 4.44" x 2.05" x 0.71" (113 x 52 x 18 mm)
- Dual band capability on the Sprint National Network
- Roam on 1900 and 800 MHz digital networks
- Wireless Internet in digital mode
Email Support ¶
- GmailTM, Exchange, IMAP, POP, Macmail, GmailTM, MSN Hotmail, Yahoo and AOL®
- Bluetooth® v2.1+EDR, 3.5mm Headset jack; USB
- LCD (Color TFT/TFD)
- Resolution: 176 x 220 pixels
- 2.1" diagonal
- Colors: 262,144 (18-bit)
- Sprint Mail, Text Messaging, and SMS Voice Messaging
- T9 Text Input with one keypress per letter
- 2.0 Megapixel Camera and Camcorder
- microSD Card slot External Memory
- 24 MB internal storage
- Contacts list can store a total of 600 entries
Additional Information ¶
- Cell Phone Guide: http://www.sprint.com/cdma/assets/pdfs/p...
- Samsung Rant Qwerty Cell Phone: http://www.samsung.com/us/mobile/cell-ph...
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