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Motorola w315


Nov 17, 2006, 10:38 AM
Anyone interested in this phone would do well to reconsider. Although it seems attractive it lacks the most basic of features which is multimedia transfer. There is absolutely no way to customize the phone with your own ringtones and wallpapers.

The hinge allows the flip to wiggle around. The screen is unreadable when you are outside. The outside coating scratches very easily. If you try to get help for your problems from Motorola they practically deny they ever made the phone and will refer you to your carrier who will in turn refer you to Motorola, etc. Absolutely no multimedia transfer. Included ringtones are sappy as are the wallpapers. Battery life is nowhere near to what is advertised.

Best advice.........don't buy it an...

Dec 6, 2006, 2:12 AM
I have this phone. My trial period ends Thursday (Dec. 7). I have just about decided to keep it because it is a great phone as far as reception and sound goes. My mother, who is in her 80s and hearing impaired says she can hear me so much better on this Motorola W315 than my last phone.

The hinge on my phone wiggles slightly when the flip is closed but no wiggle when open. Solid. The volume is good. I'd rather have to turn it down than wish I could turn it up louder than the loudest. I get just as good reception with the antenna down as extended.

I have never downloaded ringtones or wallpaper anyway, so I won't miss what I never had. I'm not crazy about the color (maroon with Alltel). I'd rather have silver, grey or black. I ...

Apr 23, 2007, 6:34 PM
On the speakerphone, is it Half or Full duplex? i.e. when you are talking could you hear the person on the other end trying to interrupt you or do you have to stop talking in order to hear the other end of the line?


Dec 19, 2007, 5:29 AM
I know this response is way late. Sorry I am just now replying. I have not been to the Motorola W315 webpage in a while (obviously).

I have not used the speakerphone very much but the few times I have, I can still hear the other end when I am talking.

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