talk mode

talk mode

(chat)
Using a talk system. E.g., "B1FF had me in talk mode for hours last night. I had to bring his box down just to get him to shut up."

The (1980s?) term now is as dated as talk itself which has been largely replaced by chat.
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When a mobile phone is in talk mode, the load current is high, and pulse-width modulation (PWM) mode is used to obtain high power efficiency.
When the user is performing a phone call, the geometry is held with the hand near the head and this is the "talk mode." Besides, the user has certain mobility around to include the dynamic effect.
Conditions I [mA] TALK mode GSM900 460 GSM1800 275 DATA mode; GPRS class 8 GSM900 495 GSM1800 300 DATA mode; GPRS class 10 GSM900 680 GSM1800 500 DATA mode; GPRS class 12 GSM900 730 GSM1800 530
For exposure, the cell phone was kept on talk mode and distance between the phone and embryos was >10 cm.
This slim yet sturdy feature phone is backed by a long-lasting 2100 mAh battery, which runs up to 525 hours in standby mode;10 hours (talk mode) and 30 hours of (audio play).
The interactive figures have three ways to play including Interactive Training Mode, Battle Mode and Talk Mode. You can even wave the lightsaber and it'll light up and play battle sound effects.
Based on the results and findings from the simulations performed, the main objective of this research has been met which is to investigate various hand positions when holding a mobile phone during talk mode. The results have shown a remarkable assumption that a smaller hand does have significant effect on the rate of energy absorption in head region compared to the standard hand which is slightly larger than that of the designed hand.
The researchers germinated moong dal ( Phaseolus aureus) seeds in a closed chamber in which two cell phones were kept on talk mode.
19 demonstrates that mobile phones left on talk mode in a pants pocket can damage sperm quality.
He notes that powering a cell phone during continuous talk mode would require a power-production rate 10 to 100 times as great as that of current microbial fuel cell technology, but he thinks that increase is feasible.