Pantech Jest Review

The new Pantech Jest TXT8040 from Verizon Wireless follows in the line of the preceding Razzle TXT8030 and Blitz TXT8010 models, as it is a messaging phone with a full QWERTY keyboard. But since this concept has been around for years now, does the Pantech Jest bring anything new to the table...
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1. Avery unregistered

THIS IS A HORRIBLE PHONE!! It freezes up all the time and is sooo slow. It never sends messages and makes calls even when there's signal. do. not. buy.

7. jcyesitsme

Posts: 1; Member since: Apr 28, 2012

I love my Razzle and Verison let me use it as a prepay phone..

2. I have Avery! unregistered

Avery shut up, maybe its where you live thats making the phone slow so be quiet and stop being so picky FOOL

3. El Pachuco unregistered

Yeah Avery, shut up and do as your mother teels you foo!

4. SmileyGurl unregistered

I got this phone and i would say it is pretty nice. I love the keyboard and design of it. My only complaints is that the OK button sucks because its a touch slider kind of button. It is hard to use sometimes. Another thing is it is a boring black color. Wish it could have some jazzy color. But thats just my personal opinion. When it comes to how it works, It works great! i never had a problem with it. I say buy it! or buy the Pantech Jest 2 that is now out because it doesn't have the lame Ok touch button.

5. JamesisthebestEVR unregistered


6. etmillion

Posts: 1; Member since: Apr 21, 2012

Yesterday, my phone slipped out of my hands and bounced off of two rocks and into the water. I reached in to get my phone and it wasn't working like expected. However after a little bit of drying out over a fan and a little time it is back to working order and is completely fine except for a little water under the screen. This phone is definitely sturdy and a good phone for those who are accident prone. The only draw back is it's not as advanced as many other smart phones

8. HannibalTheCannibal

Posts: 1; Member since: Apr 22, 2013

I've had this phone for awhile now and I don't see anything wrong with it except the camera quality kind of gets bad after awhile but it works well for me and if there is something wrong with the touch part then just change it to a more sensitive touch :P But yeah
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