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IntroductionIntroduction
ReleasedFirst official market release date in (year, month) 2013 Feb 2013 Apr 8
Hardware DesignerThe company which designed this device Nokia Nokia
ManufacturerThe company which produces this device Nokia
OEM IDThe OEM ID is internal code and refers to a specific variant of the model series RM-846 RM-914
Device CategorySmartphone, tablet, smart watch, PDA, palmtop, etc. Smartphone Smartphone

Physical AttributesPhysical Attributes
WidthWidth is horizontally measured between the left and right edges of device according to the default display orientation 61.1 mm 64 mm
HeightHeight is vertically measured between the bottom and top edges of device according to the default display orientation 115.4 mm 119.9 mm
DepthDepth refers to the thickness of the device. Depth is usually the smallest dimension of the device 11 mm 9.9 mm
Dimensions 2.41x4.54x0.43 inches 2.52x4.72x0.39 inches
MassThe mass of the device including standard battery and stylus (if any and it can be inserted into the device) measured in grams 127 g 124 g
4.48 ounces 4.37 ounces

Software EnvironmentSoftware Environment
PlatformThe family of the operating system like Android, iOS, Windows Phone/Mobile, Palm OS, etc. Windows (mobile-class) Windows (mobile-class)
Operating SystemPre-installed (usually embedded) operating system which the device was released with. Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (Apollo) Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (Apollo)

Application processor, ChipsetApplication processor, Chipset
CPU ClockFrequency of the square signal which schedules the internal operation of microprocessor (synchronous sequential logic). The current consumed by the processor is approximately proportional to clock rate. 1000 MHz 1000 MHz
CPUManufacturer part number and most important characteristics of the IC which includes the main application processor or processors Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8227, 2012, 32 bit, dual-core, 16 Kbyte I-Cache, 16 Kbyte D-Cache, 1024 Kbyte L2, 28 nm, Qualcomm Adreno 305 GPU Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8227, 2012, 32 bit, dual-core, 16 Kbyte I-Cache, 16 Kbyte D-Cache, 1024 Kbyte L2, 28 nm, Qualcomm Adreno 305 GPU

Operative MemoryOperative Memory
RAM TypeType of volatile memory IC which specifies RAM architecture, timing characteristics, refresh mode, voltage levels and physical design of the IC. Two major types of random-access memory is static RAM (SRAM) periodically refreshed dynamic RAM (DRAM). LPDDR2 SDRAM LPDDR2 SDRAM
RAM Capacity (converted)RAM capacity in binary bytes (KiB: 1024 bytes, MiB: 1024 KiB, GiB: 1024 MiB) 512 MiB RAM 512 MiB RAM



Non-volatile MemoryNon-volatile Memory
Non-volatile Memory Capacity (converted)The value of ROM capacity converted to the most appropriate units (KiB: 1024 bytes, KB: 1000 bytes, MiB: 1024 KiB, MB: 1000 KB, GiB: 1024 MiB, GB: 1000 MB) 8.0 GB ROM 8.0 GB ROM

DisplayDisplayAll parameters that related to display
Display DiagonalThe distance measured between the furthest corners of the display. In case of display with rounded edges this refers to the diagonal of the smallest bounding rectangle. 96.9 mm 101 mm
3.8 inch 4 inch
ResolutionHorizontal and vertical resolution of the primary display. In case of display with rounded edges this refers to the smallest bounding rectangle. 480x800 480x800
Horizontal Full Bezel WidthDefined as the sum of width of left and right vertical display bezels. If the display panel is located in the middle width of left and right bezels are the same and their width is the half of the full bezel width. 11.25 mm 12.04 mm
Display Area UtilizationRegular display area per regular front panel area ratio. This approximated indicator does not count with possible rounded corners (neither on front panel nor on display) or display notches, holes. 58.8% 58.6%
Pixel DensityIndicates the number of pixels per inch 245 PPI 235 PPI
Display TypeDisplay technology, e.g. Color/ monochrome e-ink, STN, PM-OLED, AM-OLED, TN-TFT, IPS TFT, ASV TFT, MVA TFT, PVA TFT, PLS TFT Color TN-TFT LCD display Color IPS TFT LCD display
Display Subtype ClearBlack (CBD) ClearBlack (CBD)
Number of Display ScalesMaximal number of displayable colors or scales 16.8M 16.8M
Scratch Resistant ScreenUsual types: Gorilla Glass generations, DragonTrail/X, Sapphire Glass No Yes

Graphical SubsystemGraphical Subsystem
Graphical ControllerManufacturer and part number of the graphics controller IC or commercial name of the intellectual property (IP) if the graphics controller is the part of a chipset Qualcomm Adreno 305 Qualcomm Adreno 305
Dedicated Graphics MemoryDedicated operative memory (video RAM, VRAM) of graphics controller or GPU which independent from the op. memory of the main processor. Graphics controller may have access to the main RAM (shared RAM) too 0.25 MiB 0.25 MiB

Audio/Video InterfacesAudio/Video Interfaces
A/V OutAudio/Video outputs form a heterogeneous group of interfaces that allow the user to connect the device to various external analog/digital multimedia devices (monitors, projectors, HD TVs) and play multimedia content. For example: MHL, DisplayPort, HDMI, e No Yes
No Proprietary

Audio SubsystemAudio Subsystem
Microphone(s)Analog or digital sound receiver. Main applications: voice calls, active noise cancellation, voice command, voice/video recording, voice identification stereo mono
Loudpeaker(s) mono mono
Audio Output 3.5mm 3.5mm

Cellular PhoneCellular Phone
Supported Cellular BandsList of supported cellular networks with band names. For example GSM900 refers to the GSM system with the 890-915 MHz uplink and 935-960 downlink bands. GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900, UMTS2100 (B1), UMTS1900 (B2), UMTS850 (B5), UMTS900 (B8) bands GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900, UMTS2100 (B1), UMTS900 (B8) bands
Supported Cellular Data LinksList of supported cellular data links and rates. GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSUPA, HSUPA 5.8, HSDPA, HSPA+ 21.1 data links GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSUPA, HSUPA 5.8, HSDPA, HSPA+ 21.1 data links
SIM Card SlotSupported Subscriber Identification Card (SIM) Format like mini-SIM, micro-SIM, nano-SIM, embedded SIM, etc. Yes Yes
Complementary Phone ServicesPossible extras: voice transmission, voice speaker, vibration, speakerphone, active noise cancellation, PTT, HD Voice, VoLTE, etc. Voice transmission, Voice speaker, Vibrate, Speakerphone, ANC Voice transmission, Voice speaker, Vibrate, Speakerphone

Secondary Cellular PhoneSecondary Cellular Phone

Control PeripheralsControl Peripherals
Touchscreen TypeDetermines how the touchscreen module senses the touch of the screen Capacitive multi-touch screen Capacitive multi-touch screen

Communication InterfacesCommunication Interfaces
Expansion InterfacesNon-volatile memory and/or I/O expansion interfaces. For example: microSD, microSDXC, SDHC, CF II., PCMCIA III., etc. TransFlash, microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC TransFlash, microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
USBFirst or the only USB port. USB is a common high-speed serial bus standard that allows data and power transfer between the mobile device and another computer. Version of USB identifies USB standard. USB 2.0 USB 2.0
USB HS (480 Mbps) USB HS (480 Mbps)
USB Services USB charging USB charging
USB Connector USB Micro-B (Micro-USB) USB Micro-B (Micro-USB)
BluetoothIEEE 802.15 is a short-range radio technology standard that allows transfer of data, and the use of accessories such as wireless audio devices and printers. This field specifies the supported BT version. Bluetooth 3.0 Bluetooth 3.0
Wireless LANWireless LAN / WLAN / Wi-Fi: 802.11 defines a medium-range wireless data link that allows for internet access and data transfer. This field enumerates the supported protocols (e.g. 802.11a/b/g/n). 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless Services DLNA DLNA
NFCNear Field Communication is short-range wireless radio data exchange technology based on radio-frequency identification (RFID). This field enumerates the supported NFC technologies. Yes No

Multimedia BroadcastMultimedia Broadcast

Satellite NavigationSatellite Navigation
Complementary GPS ServicesPossible extras: S-GPS, A-GPS, Geotagging, TMC, QuickGPS, QZSS, etc. Simultaneous GPS, A-GPS, Geotagging, QuickGPS Simultaneous GPS, A-GPS, Geotagging, QuickGPS
Supported GLONASS protocol(s)GLONASS is a global satellite  navigation system operated by Russia. Yes Yes

Primary Camera SystemPrimary Camera SystemPrimary camera usually has better imaging capabilities than secondary camera if any
Camera PlacementRefers to the placement of the primary camera on the device. Front, rear or rotatable. Generally rear. Rear Rear
Camera Image SensorRefers to the semiconductor technology of image sensor (FSI CMOS, BSI CMOS, etc.) CMOS CMOS
Number of effective pixelsA measurement of the maximum pixel number at which the camera can take a picture, often referred to as Megapixels (when horizontal and vertical measurements are multiplied) 5.0 MP camera 5.0 MP camera
ZoomA feature that changes the focal length of the lens of a camera. Optical zoom requires the lens to move in and out, providing high-quality close ups from a distance 1.0 x optical zoom 1.0 x optical zoom
4.0 x digital zoom 4.0 x digital zoom
FocusCD AF, PD AF, Laser AF, etc. No / Not supported means there is no adjustable optical system or no camera built-in at all CD AF CD AF
Video RecordingA measurement of the maximum horizontal and vertical pixel numbers at which the primary camera can capture video 1280x720 pixel 1280x720 pixel
30 fps 30 fps
FlashA flash is used to brighten dark areas when taking photographs; is also used as a flashlight. This field contains the exact type of the flash. single LED No
Camera Extra FunctionsPopular extra features of the primary camera: EIS, EIS for video, OIS, OIS for video, Face detection, 3D photo, HDR photo, HDR video, Macro mode, Panorama Photo, Red-eye reduction, Refocus, Smile detection, Slow motion video, Burst mode, Face Retouch EIS, EIS (video), Touch focus, Macro mode, Face detection EIS, EIS (video), Touch focus, Macro mode, Face detection

Secondary Camera SystemSecondary Camera SystemWidely used for video telephony or taking selfies
Secondary Camera PlacementRefers to the placement of the secondary camera on the device. Front or rear. Generally front camera for selfies or video call. Front No
Secondary Camera SensorRefers to the semiconductor technology of sec camera image sensor (FSI CMOS, BSI CMOS, etc.) CMOS No
Secondary Number of pixelsA measurement of the maximum pixel number at which the sec. camera can take a picture, often referred to as Megapixels (when horizontal and vertical measurements are multiplied) 0.3 MP 2nd camera
Secondary Video RecordingA measurement of the maximum horizontal and vertical pixel numbers at which the secondary camera can capture video 640x480 pixel

Built-in SensorsBuilt-in Sensors
Built-in compassBuilt-in electroinc compass types: 1D, 2D, 3D Yes Yes
Built-in accelerometerAn internal component that senses acceleration components of the device.  Used for automatic screen rotation and for games and applications that rely on acceleration measurement  on X, Y, and Z axis. Possible types: 1D, 2D, 3D Yes Yes
Built-in gyroscopeAn internal component that senses the orientation of the device.  Used for automatic screen rotation and for games and applications that rely on the devices position in the X, Y, and Z axis. Possible types: 1D, 2D, 3D No Yes
Additional sensorsBuilt-in ambient (barometer, temperature, altimeter, light, etc.), biometric (fingerprint, HR, step, etc.) and comfort (hall sensor, gesture sensor, proximity, etc.) sensors Light sensor, Proximity sensor Light sensor, Proximity sensor

Ingress ProtectionIngress Protection
Protection from solid materialsIngress Protection Standards. IP First digit: Protection from solid objects or materials Yes Yes
Protection from liquidsIngress Protection Standards. IP Second digit: Protection from liquids Yes Yes

Power SupplyPower Supply
BatteryBattery technology Li-ion Li-ion
removable removable
1-cell 1-cell
Nominal Battery CapacityIf there are more than 1 cells in the battery in parellel connection the nominal resulting battery capacity is the sum of capacity of cells 1300 mAh battery 1430 mAh battery

Geographical AttributesGeographical Attributes
Market CountriesCountries where the device was officially sold. Overlap is possible. No Canada
Mobile OperatorList of mobile operators (carriers) or distributors which sold the device in their own network Rogers Wireless

Datasheet AttributesDatasheet Attributes
Data IntegrityData integrity level determines the integrity of the published information. Final datasheets are not intended to be modified in the future, preliminary ones can be based on unofficial information or speculations, incomplete ones are also preliminary b Final Preliminary
AddedThe exact time of the datasheet addition 2012-12-06 22:07 2013-02-27 15:04

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