Samsung Galaxy S® Lightray™ (MetroPCS) Android Smartphone

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A 4G LTE connection you can share

With the Samsung Galaxy S® Lightray™ 4G, you can take full advantage of the super-fast 4G LTE network. The 4G Mobile Hotspot feature lets you share all those advantages with up to eight other devices. On the road and need a last-minute business meeting- You can access and edit all your business documents with Quickoffice® and use your Lightray as the access point for the whole group. This device lets you get stuff done.

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Entertainment center on-the-go

The Lightray 4G is packed with some very entertaining technology. Dyle™ mobile TV turns your smartphone into a television, connecting you with local TV channels without using data or needing to connect to Wi-Fi®. Rhapsody®, with its Unlimited Music rate plan, gives you access to millions of songs and playlists. And keep yourself constantly entertained by being at the center of your social circle - your phone’s IM and Social app let you network, chat and post to your heart’s content.

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Front- and rear-facing cameras

With the 8.0 megapixel camera on the Lightray 4G, you can capture and share some very high quality memories. You can shoot photos and video, you can use a flash, you can shoot action shots and you can shoot in panorama, with effects and more. And there’s also a front-facing camera that lets you chat face-to-face using Google Talk™. Your faraway friends and family will suddenly feel very close.

Android™ 2.3, Gingerbread and Google Mobile™ Services

With Android and Google, you know you’ll get every bit of the smartphone experience you’re looking for. The Android 2.3, Gingerbread platform is crazy-easy to use and the Google Play™ Store gives you access to hundreds of thousands of downloadable apps. You’ll also find familiar features like Gmail™, Google Talk™ and other Google Mobile™ Services.

Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification

Specifications

  • Type
    Provides who the cell phone carrier is for this model of phone.

    MetroPCS

  • OS

    Android™ 2.3.6, Gingerbread

  • Camera resolution (Front)

    1.3MP

  • Camera resolution (Rear)
    Number of pixels across and down that are used to capture an image. More pixels, the sharper the photo.

    8MP

  • Internal Memory
    Portion of memory occupied by existing content

    1.37GB

  • Main Display Resolution

    480 x 800 Pixel

  • Main Display Size

    4.3"

Full Specifications

Category

  • Type

    Prepaid/No Contract

Carrier

  • Type
    Provides who the cell phone carrier is for this model of phone.

    MetroPCS

Form Factor

  • Form Factor

    Touchscreen

OS

  • OS

    Android™ 2.3.6, Gingerbread

Size

  • Product Dimensions (inches)
    Height, width and depth of the phone, measured in inches (in.).

    2.66" x 5.11" x 0.46"

Camera

  • Camera resolution (Front)

    1.3MP

  • Camera resolution (Rear)
    Number of pixels across and down that are used to capture an image. More pixels, the sharper the photo.

    8MP

  • Features

    Auto Focus; Shot Modes, Backlight, Beach/Snow, Candlelight, Dawn, Fall Color, Firework, Landscape, Night, Party/indoor, Portrait, Sports, Sunset, Text; Camcorder; HD Playback; TV-Out; Online Image Uploading

Battery*

  • Battery, Standby
    Amount of time available in Sleep mode in which a phone's display is inactive to save power, but not totally shut down. Smartphone Battery Life Time Test Procedures

    Up to 8.3 Days

  • Battery, Talk Time
    Battery power consumption depends on factors such as network configuration, signal strength, operating temperature, features selected, vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, frequency of calls and voice, data and other application usage patterns. Smartphone Battery Life Time Test Procedures

    Up to 3.3 Hours

  • Battery Type and Size

    1600mAh

Memory

  • Internal Memory
    Portion of memory occupied by existing content

    1.37GB

  • External Memory/microSD™ Capacity
    Hardware device or memory card that connects to a phone for the purpose of receiving and storing data.

    Up to 32GB

Network

  • Frequencies and Data Type

    PCS (1900MHz); AWS (1700/2100MHz)

  • Data Speed

    LTE

  • SAR value - Head (W/kg)
    SAR stands for Specific Absorption Rate which is the unit of measurement for the amount of RF energy absorbed by the head when using a mobile phone.

    SAR Value: Head 0.95 W/kg

  • SAR value - Body Worn (W/kg)
    SAR stands for Specific Absorption Rate which is the unit of measurement for the amount of RF energy absorbed by the body when using a mobile phone.

    SAR Value: Body 0.82 W/kg

Connectivity

  • Features

    Bluetooth® Profiles, A2DP & AVRCP, HFP, HSP, OPP, PBAP; Wi-Fi® ; Wi-Fi® Hotspot; HTML Browser; Flash®; GPS

CPU

  • Processor Speed, Type

    C111 (AP) / CMC220 (LTE) QSC6085 (CDMA)

Display

  • Main Display Resolution

    480 x 800 Pixel

  • Main Display Size

    4.3"

  • Main Display Technology

    Super AMOLED™ Plus

Features

  • GPS Navigation

    Yes

Audio

  • Features

    Music Player; Compatible Music Files: 3GP, AAC, M3U, M4A, MP3, OGG, WMA; Audio, Streaming; Ringtones, Polyphonic, 3GP, AAC, AMR, M4A, MID, MP3, OGG, WMA; MP3/Music Tones

Video

  • Features

    Video Player; Compatible Video Files: BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG; Video, Streaming

Fun & Entertainment

  • Features

    Downloadable Content; Wallpapers, Animated; Samsung Widget Gallery

Business & Office

  • Features

    Microsoft® Office-compatible; vCard/vCalendar; QuickOffice; VoiceDialer; Voice Memo

Messaging Options

  • Features

    Email; Corporate Email; Picture Messaging; Text Messaging; Instant Messaging; Threaded / Chat-style Messages; Video Messaging; Swype™ / T9 Trace™

Calling Functions

  • Features

    Speakerphone; Voice Recognition; Voicemail; Visual Voicemail; Picture Caller ID; Hearing Aid Compatible (HAC), M4, T4; TTY; Airline Mode

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4G used in connection with the Samsung Galaxy S Lightray refers to the fact that the device is capable of operating on the MetroPCS 4G network. Samsung, Super AMOLED, Galaxy S and Lightray are trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Other company names, product names and marks mentioned herein are property of their respective owners and may be trademarks or registered trademarks. Screen images simulated. Appearance of device may vary.