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Verizon intros the Blitz

0. phoneArena 25 Aug 2008, 02:15 posted on

Verizon's Blitz is a QWERTY phone designed for kids and teens...

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posted on 17 Oct 2010, 11:02

96. sassy (unregistered)

Wow, I was looking up reviews on this phone, and clearly you all talk about how this phone is "made for teenagers" however, I'm not seeing everyone's definition of "teenagers" here, because you are all acting like little kids.

posted on 27 Aug 2008, 19:56

30. (unregistered)

this phone is the s@!t i want it so bad and it appeals to 16 year olds

posted on 26 Oct 2008, 14:42

82. (unregistered)

im 17 and a girl and want this for my xmas present. i originally wanted the dare, but this can fit in my pocket, and i think it IS cute, plus the price is sweeeet, haha o well to what evrybody else thinks. Does anyone know if you can listen to music on it while also doing other things on the phone, at the same time??

posted on 28 Aug 2008, 00:39

34. (unregistered)

I don't see what the big deal is here. I see a lot of posts insulting people who actually like the phone. Who cares? If that's what they like, aren't they entitled to their opinion? The site is full of morons who hate any one who disagrees with their taste. I personally think it's a nice phone. It may not have ALL the features that some phones have but it has enough for me. And I think it's cool looking. That's my two cents. Thank you post #19.

posted on 25 Oct 2008, 15:24

80. (unregistered)

it is the best phone in the world turst me im 15 i no things.

posted on 13 Nov 2008, 11:50

90. (unregistered)

turst me yeah u know alot of things but do u know how to spell

posted on 28 Aug 2008, 23:35

36. (unregistered)

I just received my Blitz by FedEx. I've only used it on a few calls so far, but what I can say about it is that it is VERY easy to use. It is simple - no bells and whistles, but I think it is cute and different. The speaker sounds fine, the rings sound fine, the keypad is cool and easy to use and I like it overall. One thing that makes me wonder about it's integrity is when it is slid open and you use the upper keypad the two sections of the phone sort of rock againt each other a tiny bit - like it has a loose feeling sliding mechanism. I just hope it will hodl up over time. Who knows - I'm not disappointed though, but it doesn't take something fancy to please me.

posted on 29 Aug 2008, 08:11

37. (unregistered)

Why is everyone getting so worked up over a phone? Who cares what it looks like? If you dont like it so what someone else out there does. Just go be happy with ur own phone. Half of you say a bunch of things to put down the phone just so you can be like others. Some of you people are followers that dont want to try something different. To the people that like the phone go buy it. Who cares what others think.

posted on 29 Aug 2008, 19:56

42. (unregistered)

Well said, very well said. ** applause **

posted on 29 Aug 2008, 19:41

40. nccgirl09 (unregistered)

So I just got this phone a few days ago and I like it pretty well so far. I'm not sixteen, I'm 21, but I am a girl so that's probably why I like the look of it. I'm a big texter and IMer so I like the keypad and that you can get on most major im things. I know a lot of phones can do that but this was more in the price range I was looking for. I would've loved to have gotten the Voyager but it was a little too much. I have had a few small problems with it though. I bought a few songs on my old phone and transferred them over. The license was messed up so I had to call customer service, but they were able to get it working. Also, the audio was skipping just a little bit, but I haven't called about that yet, but my blue tooth works awesome with it so I'm not concerned. This is my first phone with a QWERTY keyboard and I'm completely addicted. I check email a lot, too, so the big screen and easy to press keys make it super easy on the go. I can actually see the words on the screen now :). Finally, they don't have a lot of cases available for the phone yet. Because of the odd shape it doesn't fit the typical cases. I want one that stays on as opposes to just a carrier because I'm a phone dropper. Overall though I'm satisfied with my choice and chose it above the env2 because of the reasons everyone has mentioned (on the con side).

posted on 07 Sep 2008, 21:22

54. (unregistered)

I got this phone yesterday and I *really* like it and I'm 31... :) I'm not a techno junkie who needs all the bells and whistles. It does everything I need and want it to do and I think its super cute.

posted on 14 Oct 2008, 14:23

76. (unregistered)

thats just super

posted on 10 Sep 2008, 16:30

55. (unregistered)

For those of you who claim to be VZW employees, you should be ashamed of yourselves venting your frustration, anger and profanity on this blog. If you hate your employer that much, and don't believe in the technology they are releasing, FIND A NEW JOB!!!!!. I AM NOT an employee, ONLY a customer, HOWEVER, if this is the mentality and maturity level of VZW employees, I think I will take my business elsewhere. I was simply looking for customer reviews on the Envy2 and the Glyde, but based on everything I have read above, I doubt I want to do business with you any longer!

posted on 11 Sep 2008, 13:27

56. (unregistered)

go to sprint

posted on 11 Sep 2008, 17:50

57. (unregistered)

what is wrong with everybody?! this phone is the shit! It isnt ugly anywayz so i dont know what half of you are talking about, AND LOOKS DONT MATTER! I have had the same phone for 3 years and it is waaaaaay uglier then the Blitz (which im getting tomorrow) an it still works fine! I have dropped it everywhere and it works like when i first got it. Looks have nothing to do with it (Unless your talking about the EnV2 wich is craaazy ugly) if it works and does what you want it to do, its a great phone!

posted on 20 Sep 2008, 00:31

59. (unregistered)

This is a Great Phone It like a miniaturize Blackberry 4 kids

posted on 21 Sep 2008, 10:26

60. (unregistered)

Its simple- if you're a heavy texter (like me), want a keyboard, and a phone that isn't terribly expensive, this is it.

posted on 21 Sep 2008, 17:32

62. (unregistered)

Just got the phone, I love it, its small to fit in my pocket, easy to use and text. I hate to see phone attached to your belt, or pocket, I need a phone to fit in my pocket for work.

posted on 21 Sep 2008, 17:34

63. (unregistered)

Why do they say its for teens, I'm 31 and love the phone. I guess I'm still a kid at heart.

posted on 24 Sep 2008, 11:24

65. (unregistered)

its amazing what technology does to people

posted on 27 Sep 2008, 05:17

66. morena1972 (unregistered)

i think the blitz is great i had the glide and kept breaking down had it replaced twice now i have the blitz and iam very very happy

posted on 29 Sep 2008, 12:21

68. RandyMaan (unregistered)

I cant wait to get that awesome Phone!!! I love it It is Me if i were a phone I would want to be that phone. Unique!!!

posted on 06 Oct 2008, 18:51

71. __ (unregistered)

Im a teenager, and I actually LOVE carrying this phone around. its amaaazzzzzzinnggg and i love everything about it.

posted on 09 Oct 2008, 14:48

72. lexi (unregistered)

wow....... this phone looks like bull crap! its one of the ugliest phones ou there! it looks like a little toy u wud by for your son at toys r us!

posted on 09 Oct 2008, 19:25

73. (unregistered)

When I first saw the phone on the web site, I thought it looked like a toy too. But yesterday I went to the store and it actually looks pretty cool. It looks like a cool phone that people would want. I wish it came in different colors though...

posted on 09 Oct 2008, 19:26

74. (unregistered)

Also, if you have bigger hands, you can text one handed. With most other qwerty keyboards, you can't do that.

posted on 19 Oct 2008, 16:08

77. (unregistered)

Just a note, I purchased this phone recently, and threw my razor away.It isnt a terrible looking phone, but that is not why I bought it. I the world of cell phones and cell phone technology, this phone has proven to run with the big dogs. The screen is large but not overwhelming, keys are just big enough for people to use comfortably, even with big hands, and there is almost zero lag when switching from application to application. The internet on this phone is fast and very functional (thanks verizon), and the call quality is top notch, even in low signal areas. Overall this is a great phone for teens and adults alike. The calendar makes it function very similar to a pda as well, making this an acceptable alternative to a blackberry for business people that dont need 8 million features. This is a great all around phone, and I've enjoyed using it.

posted on 25 Oct 2008, 15:23

79. (unregistered)

The phone is the best phone every every other cell phone out there stinks like the Mv one that is trurly the worst phone ever.

posted on 26 Oct 2008, 14:52

83. (unregistered)

I like it! Does anyone know if you can listen to music on it while also doing other things on the phone, at the same time??

posted on 30 Oct 2008, 11:33

84. (unregistered)

well i just got this phone from my dad and everyone at my high school thinks it awesome and cute. im 16. my cousin, who is 21 has th same damn phone and he likes it too for the texting capabilities.

posted on 06 Nov 2008, 17:26

87. (unregistered)

i like this phone its cute and fits in my pocket i want it!!

posted on 06 Nov 2008, 17:45

88. (unregistered)

so if u hate this phone so much go trash it where people actually care!!! hater its sooooo cuteeeeeee!

posted on 10 Nov 2008, 08:01

89. (unregistered)

Ugly???? I don't understand those comments at all! I love this phone. The bigger screen makes reading texts easier. I prefer it over the smaller phones, they get on my nerves. Seriously. The fisher Price comment cracked me up though. Bwahahaaha!

posted on 21 Nov 2008, 15:09

91. (unregistered)

When you forward a message or resend a message does it put your signature on twice too?

posted on 03 Dec 2008, 20:49

92. gemini5 (unregistered)

actually i don't think this phone is ugly at all! it's so cute and little and adorable! it might be weird for a guy, but it's def acceptable for a girl. i just got it and i love it :)

posted on 21 Jul 2010, 22:35

94. carsrme03 (Posts: 1; Member since: 21 Jul 2010)

I have no idea what u guys are complaining about..LOOKS DO NOT MATTER!!! not everyone has money to buy THE IPHONE or crap like that...I am 18 and i absolutly love this phone...and cheap for me to have full keyboard compared to a 2 or 3 hundered $ phone

posted on 30 Oct 2010, 17:03

97. Unlisted (unregistered)

I have this phone and love it. Its not ugly--its unique. What other phone is blue, square and slides? Everyone loves it that I know. It's not ugly. I've had it for over a year, and unlike most others, am not sick of it and wouldn't trade it yet.

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