Samsung Galaxy Pocket User Reviews
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UI speed5.5/10Camera5.3/10Multimedia6.1/10Internet6.3/10Call quality7.1/10Battery6.6/10Reception7.1/10Display5.4/10Build quality6.9/10Text input6.1/10Everyday usage6.6/10
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posted on 12 Nov 2014, 09:13 (Posts: 0; Member since: 02 Aug 2014)
Not the best but it did its job
87thobee has owned it for more than one year before publishing this review
Fist 3 months with it were ok, but every second after was dreadful. Internet experience is bad, camera is awful. The UI is old, slow, just awful and there no way to get an update OTA other than using a CustomRom. The screen is to small to type and see what you are writing at the same time. The OS can't score me any of the latest games and gaming experience is bad. The phone tought me a lot about the Android OS and since it was my first smartphone, it tought me about smartphones in general. Would I recommend it to anyone, not in this day and age. So glad the nightmare is over. Although, for a low-range smartphone is March 2012, its not all that bad. But technology has gotten so much better and even while I had this phone, I had a desire for all the premium smartphones that were available and I felt at thou there were to many better phones out there.Build quality 6/10Reception 9/10Call quality 7/10Internet 5/10Multimedia 9/10Camera 6/10UI speed 7/10Everyday usage 8/10Text input 9/10Display 7/10Battery 7/10
- Good low-end phone
- Very outdated even for a low-end phone today
posted on 24 Aug 2014, 19:05 (Posts: 0; Member since: 24 Aug 2014)
It's been nice in 2012-2013
meto402 has owned it for more than one year before publishing this review
I got it in 2012 and used in until 2013 and it was my first smartphone I ever owned and I learned a lot of things about android from it!
It used to be a very nice phone back in the day, but now it's just nothing more than a device you can use to browse Facebook or watch videos. Gaming is not possible! :/Build quality 4/10Reception 8/10Call quality 9/10Internet 6/10Multimedia 5/10Camera 5/10UI speed 5/10Everyday usage 6/10Text input 7/10Display 5/10Battery 6/10
- It can survive a large drop
- Small size
- Has basic things a smartphone must have
- Extremely Slow CPU
- Extremely low RAM
- Extremely Slow GPU
- Small screen
- Low Pixel Density
- Not much games can run on it
- Bad battery (Can last max 1 day)
- Bad camera
- Android 2.3.7
- Low build quality
- Slow UI
- Bad WIFI signal
- It's very thick
posted on 27 Jun 2014, 15:23 (Posts: 0; Member since: 27 Jun 2014)
Although it is cheap, it is still better than a BlackBerry
heino861 has owned it for more than one year before publishing this review
If you want a phone, for temporary use, than this is the phone for you as it does every basic thing. You can download games and social networking apps on the play store, this is not recommended as this phone does not perform well when overloaded with apps. It will cope with your bear necessities with no problem.Build quality 6/10Reception 6/10Call quality 6/10Internet 6/10Multimedia 4/10Camera 5/10UI speed 4/10Everyday usage 6/10Text input 5/10Display 6/10Battery 7/10
- Cheap, but still better than a BlackBerry!
- The fact that it is cheap makes you jealous of more expensive android phone users
posted on 01 Jan 2013, 04:55 (Posts: 2; Member since: 09 Nov 2012)
bad and so bad
abboud_eng has owned it for less than 3 months before publishing this review
bad phone with low of ram ,pixel density , features ,size , performance , and too small battery life its just an electronic phone to put in pocket or to say i have a phone . but dont ask me what is itBuild quality 5/10Reception 5/10Call quality 5/10Internet 5/10Multimedia 5/10Camera 5/10UI speed 4/10Everyday usage 4/10Text input 4/10Display 3/10Battery 3/10
- small screen
- small battery
- low pixel density
- low quality build
- low ram
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posted on 18 Dec 2012, 07:15
It's a good phone
joven.solamoir has owned it for less than month before publishing this review
it's really a good phone for me, my mother don't want for anyone to know about this, i don't know why but, i can easily hide this phone to my pocket, because it's a pocket sized phone
i don't really want to hide this phone but my mother said so...
and even when i download apps in the app store i always hide from everybody else.....
Build quality 8/10Reception 7/10Call quality 6/10Internet 7/10Multimedia 7/10Camera 7/10UI speed 6/10Everyday usage 8/10Text input 7/10Display 7/10Battery 6/10
- multi touch
- can be easily hidden(pocket size)
- sd card slot
- small screen
- no light sensor
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posted on 26 Nov 2012, 10:38 (Posts: 1; Member since: 26 Nov 2012)
I don't have it, my friend does.
TheBcoolGuy has owned it for less than month before publishing this review
So one of my friends, who wants to stay internet anonymous, bought this phone because he wanted to have a reliable durable phone. He didn't care that much about features. He said: "Yeah, I like it because it's pretty cheap, durable, fills your needs and has a nice touch screen." His former phone was some really old phone.
P.S. It's him rating this over the phone. I'm just typing it.Build quality 9/10Reception 7/10Call quality 7/10Internet 6/10Multimedia 5/10Camera 3/10UI speed 5/10Everyday usage 7/10Text input 7/10Display 5/10Battery 9/10
- Battery life
- Pocket sized
- Screen response to sunlight
- Small screen
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posted on 29 Oct 2012, 06:36 (Posts: 12; Member since: 31 Jul 2012)
carilotoz has owned it for less than 3 months before publishing this review
it is more than good because of course it is android 2.3.6.
and it has 3 gb intral memory and you can put a microsd memory.
the camera is not very bad.
it has a good processor 832mhz.
small screen but little good.
typing is possible especially in landscape.Build quality 9/10Reception 7/10Call quality 9/10Internet 8/10Multimedia 7/10Camera 5/10UI speed 7/10Everyday usage 7/10Text input 5/10Display 5/10Battery 6/10
- build quality
- call quality
- multi touch
- small screen
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posted on 10 Jul 2012, 12:58 (Posts: 3; Member since: 30 Jun 2012)
WWEraw has owned it for less than month before publishing this review
It is basical samsug desing and that same boring android
Screen is so small that i cant even write on it , maybe it is desinget for "to fit it in your pocket" but it is maybe a litle too small. Good phone .Build quality 8/10Reception 8/10Call quality 8/10Internet 7/10Multimedia 7/10Camera 6/10UI speed 6/10Everyday usage 7/10Text input 5/10Display 5/10Battery 9/10
- fits to pocket
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