Spark R55A Overview

Key Features

  • Enhanced RF for excellent regional coverage
  • Ruggedised case which is waterproof to 1m with IP67 rating

Connectivity / Multi Media

Standard SIM card (2FF)

3G UMTS with 3.6Mbps data

MP3 Player and ringtones


2 Mega pixel rear camera and
0.3 Mega pixel front camera




2.4" QVGA LCD colour display


1900mAh battery (user replaceable)


3G UMTS 850, 2100 MHz with 3.6Mbps data (HSPA)
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
SIM Card SIM supports standard SIM size (2FF)
Operating System Proprietry
Memory 130MB internal plus up to 32GB expandable external memory using microSD card
Display 2.4" LCD colour display.
Camera Rear camera: 2MP

Front camera: 0.3MP
Image formats jpg, png, gif, bmp
Audio out Earpiece, Speakerphone & wired headset
Bluetooth Bluetooth 2.0 +EDR
External Antenna port Yes. Patch leads available at Accessories
Battery 1900 mAh Li-ion, user-replaceable
Video codecs H.263, MPEG-4, H.264, 3GP
Audio codecs MP3, AMR-NB, AAC, AAC+, EAAC, WAV
Size & weight 119.3 x 56 x 17mm 125g
Network Lock Not locked
Worst case SAR 1.22 W/Kg in the body position, 10mm spacing
0.873 W/Kg in the head position


The R55A comes with

  • AC Charger
  • USB data cable
  • Stereo headset with microphone

Additional Links:

New Website Accessories page


Download file Version Released
R55 Join Me PC Ver 1.0 2012
R55 Join Me MAC Ver 1.0 2012
Quick Start Guide Ver 1.0 2012
User Guide Ver 1.1 March 2013
Warranty Card