The phone is very light and really catches the eye with the beautiful Blue LCD screen. The R225 is very stylish and you can order it from a variety of colors to match your personal taste. No matter the very low price (you can get it for free with service) the phone is packed with features. Some of them are Customizable ringers (including two distinct rings you can compose) LED flash; E-mail and voicemail alert icons; T9, ABC, number and symbolic modes; Ability to download images, etc. It is also AOL IM adaptable.