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Why CNET compiles cell phone radiation charts

The debate over whether mobile phones pose a danger to your health may never be resolved, but CNET will continue to follow the issue.

By Jun. 13, 2014

Editors' Take

Samsung M400 (Sprint)

Free with a new contract, this flip phone from Samsung is only about making calls.

Apr. 30, 2013

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Cell phone radiation and the law that died

San Francisco was right to shelve its law requiring retailers to post a cell phone's SAR. But as the debate continues, the CTIA's reaction will be telling.

By May. 9, 2011

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San Francisco cell phone law may be tip of legislative iceberg

Other places have weighed cell phone radiation warning laws, but most are waiting to see how the legal battle between San Francisco and the CTIA unfolds.

By Aug. 9, 2012

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FCC to re-examine cell phone radiation standards

The Federal Communications Commission is taking a look at revising its 15-year-old safety limits for cell phones, in a routine review of its standards.

By Jun. 15, 2012

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Radiation-reducing phone cases: saviours or snake oil?

We often buy phone cases to protect our smartphones, but should we also buy cases to protect our health? We look closer at radiation, health risks and the cases that claim to keep you safe.

By Aug. 12, 2012

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Lowest-radiation cell phones

CNET shows you the 20 cell phones in the United States with the lowest specific absorption rate.

By Jun. 18, 2010

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Top 5 smartphones that won't kill you (as quickly?)

While the jury is out on phone radiation, here are five top smartphones that hedge your bet.

By Jan. 15, 2011

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iPhone 4 clears FCC

The iPhone 4 gets FCC approval with a SAR of 1.17 watts per kilogram.

By Jun. 9, 2010

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The trouble with the cell phone radiation standard

The standard used by federal regulators may not be the best measure of safety, nor is it the best way to help concerned consumers reduce their exposure.

By Jun. 2, 2011