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Apple iPhone SE
Avg. Rating:
2.5

Major signal issues w/TMobile by dougm
I bought the SE because I like the size and form factor of the iPhone 5 and 5S, I didn't need a larger screen like the iPhone 6. This phone has every…

600 wasted by canddmeyer
Calling with my SE frequently results in the called party unable to hear me. I switched carriers from ATT to Verizon and it didn't improve. Call stren…

iphone SE by hoggy
what a joke i bought one can't hear on it took it to apple they check it said it was ok.ill be staying with my 6s i got it because the 6s is to big …



Samsung Galaxy S7
Avg. Rating:
3.84

First Impressions of Samsung Galaxy S7 by mushijima
I upgraded from my S4 to the S7 this week. Here's the details: Build & Quality -First off this is very well crafted cell phone - there's plent…

Hate it! But has some pros others may like. by arel3
I absolutely hate this phone, I'm returning it after having it 2 weeks or trading it in on something that's more for me. What I don't like: - The ne…

Pretty sweet phone by jesse2383
I've always loved Samsung. this will definitely be the phone to beat this year. It's not too huge so using it one handed is not an issue like it is …



Alcatel Fierce XL
Avg. Rating:
4.67

Alcatel One Touch Fierce XL by Dreamcaster
Pros: The Big 5.5 inche screen gives it a bold viewing pleasure. It also has Daydream feature so you can add beautiful clocks and visual apps when doc…

Just over a week now by chadbordes
I was comparing several metro phones and this one seemed to have better specs than what samsung was offering. It had a sweet price point and I have to…

need help by kenya1
I have this phone how do i set up my incoming calls ?im having a hard time.…



Apple iPhone 6s Plus
Avg. Rating:
3.87

Best iPhone yet!! by GoldenBlaze
I was a very loyal android user until I got this device. I have to be completely honest it blew me AWAY!!! The phone has zero lag, the calls are clear…

The Flagship of Cell Phones by djtek
I was one of the last hold outs for the larger phone size. Now I couldn't imagine being without it. It feels great in my hand although it's a bit diff…

not a bad phone by redboy
I have used most of the decent phones over the past five years, both IOS and Android. I must say this is the best iPhone I have had. The last Apple …



Apple iPhone 6s
Avg. Rating:
4.32

Iphone 6s Sprint by chrwalen
Pro's *It just works. Everything you do with it has no lag and responds right away *Great call quality and that is saying something with Sprint. Othe…

Nothing ever changes by ML82
They always release the same phone and never make it better... So sad to have such a good name. I love all their products minus phone.…

Best iPhone Yet by BroJim
The "S" models tend to be a preview for the main "numbered" models. While iOS is getting to be a little stale, there are some new attributes that sho…


Pretty good smartphone for the price by calliekuczek
I purchased this phone last month when I was looking for a smaller smartphone that would be easier for me to carry around when travelling. After havi…

Great phone for the price by chad-devote30
**** I work in the industry, full disclosure. This is a great phone. I run the Galaxy Note 4 and wanted another phone that I could use for texting…

Bad phone by pattyn6763
Really bad phone…


Would not recommend! by keke
This phone is honestly a piece of no good. In a less than a month I have gone through 3 of the same model. I would not recommend it to anyone. It shut…

Kyocera hydro wave metropcs by Justaguy357
I have talked to Kyocera Corporate office and they explained to me I might as well hold my breath, and die if I am going to wait for metropcs to get K…

The Hydro is not good as it used to be by dennism5
The phone has its good points but .I have had two phones and two sim cards. And it's still tell me Metro Network not available. Till I reboot the the …



LG G Stylo (GSM)
Avg. Rating:
4.5

Awesome phone by Stlcards822
I bought this phone and I love it. Only con is rear camera not the best.…

Loving it! by Fonzie35
I got this phone because my Samsung galaxy s5 broke down and couldn't afford the s6 so I got the stylo and wow am I impressed this phone is amazing. I…

wow by gene1126
I have had this phone for about 3 months now and I love it. I had the Galaxy S6 prior to this one and it sucked. The stylo has amazing battery life, t…



LG Leon (LTE) / Risio
Avg. Rating:
3.3

LG Leon by Danny1980
I have a good overview of the LG it has been a good phone it will stand up to the work of construction I have dropped it and it still has not giving m…

Lets not get this phone....Do we understand each-other? by scarygary6606
Overall 3 above avg. Reception 5 best Battery Life 3.5 above avg. Hardware Usability 5 best Hardware Quality 4 good Display …

LG Risio / Cricket by mdylan92
So I got my phone about a month ago. It's decent for sure. Compared to the l70 I had previously, it is faster, brighter, and much more smoother as wel…


Excellent so far by Cothrom
Have had this phone 3 months with me everywhere. It's my first GMS phone since back 14 years ago. Have been on Verizon which worked great, but I am sh…

Cricket Wireless SUCKS!!!!! by liagage1
The insurance is terrible. They insurance is $7 a month and says it covers physical damage, but my phone got damaged and I had to pay a $75 nonrefunda…

Samsung hit the budget mark by Thumper22577
Samsung Galaxy grand prime. What can one say? As a benchmark test I have used the device on at&t ,cricket, t-mobile, and Metro pcs. So , your wonderi…



Microsoft Lumia 640
Avg. Rating:
4.5

Lumia's Own the Affordable Phone Segment by Mr.Thankyouverymuch
I bought this phone because I was ready for a bigger to get on 4G LTE in my area (couldn't with the 521). Win 8.1 is a slick and easy to use UI, a…

Exceptional phone at an exceptional price. by iamthephonemaster
I want to start by saying this is NOT a budget phone. It may be in the budget price range, but don't let that deceive you. This phone has a crisp colo…

simply amazing by jdadmays
I have always been a Microsoft windows fan but this phone has just blown me away. Yes it doesn't have all the app that some will need but as work phon…



Samsung Galaxy S6 (GSM)
Avg. Rating:
4.1

Too many hardware problems by jeffpjeffp
I really wanted to love this phone - it's a decent size (still a bit big for me, but better than most), it's fast, camera is amazing, screen is beauti…

Unexpected unhappiness... by avdub1
This review comes from someone who owned the Galaxy S5, went to the iPhone 6 and now onto the Galaxy S6. Unfortunately, I feel Samsung (and likely And…

Best Phone I've had by Fonzie35
I got this phone for my birthday on September and let me tell you Im loving it. Feels amazing, looks amazing battery lasts me throughout my school day…



ZTE ZMax
Avg. Rating:
4.04

awesome phone by ren68y
Great phone for the price, fast, the camera is better than the reviews say. Getting my wife one very soon!!…

Great Phone! The best for a budget phone! by orlavin
My wife broke her iPhone so I gave her mine. Quite frankly, I was anxious to go back on Android. I tried to look for a budget phone, since my budget w…

Great and Inexpensive by tyty78
I like this phone! My previous phone was the galaxy note 2. I enjoyed the pen experience on the note, so I thought that I would only buy phones that h…



Alcatel Fierce 2
Avg. Rating:
2.5

DO NOT BUY by missmichigan
Unless you just need a phone to carry you for a couple of months. This is not a good long term (1 year) phone. My husband and I brought the same phone…

Extremely Satisfied by MiamiBeach
The previous review must have been a lemon review. I am on month 4 of my $19 Alcatel One Touch Fierce Two purchased here in Miami via T-Mobile & serv…

Worst Device ever made by MetroPcsManager
The worst device ever made. 90% of the fierce 2's we sell come back with some type of problem. Pro's = NONE Con= this device will have some typ…



Kyocera Hydro Life
Avg. Rating:
3.63

Not bad if you're clumsy by Lemayautocare
I've dropped this thing five feet into two inches of water and a hard bottom and picked it up and picked up where I left off like nothing happened. It…

Issues start after the first month of use by fedupphoneuser
After having this model for a month the phone starts to flash a dark screen. During this time you can barely see what is on the screen but everything …

This Is A Nice Phone by pennykitty
OK, I also got it for $29 so there's no way I can go wrong, right? But the call quality is great, the screen is very good, it's fast to respond, …



Samsung Galaxy Avant
Avg. Rating:
4

Good buy for the features, some compromises by mldanger
Previously had a Galaxy S4 that I liked, but when switching to T-Mobile, wanted something nearly as functional but without the $600+ flagship price. T…

Best Android for the price by miketh
Does virtually everything our S4 does at only a slightly lower level. Our main user of this phone makes good use of the ability to create a hotspot …

Samsung Galaxy Avant by patwackp
What a refreshing change!!!!! I bought the Avant on T-Mobile on 1-19-2015 from a T-Mobile store in Boise, Id. The phone and Service blows Boost Mo…



ZTE Concord II
Avg. Rating:
3.63

Surprisingly Pretty Amazing by Bknownst
I bought this phone to hold me over while the screen on my Galaxy S4 is being replaced and picked it based solely on the price ($29.00 now). So far…

An emergency phone becomes my primary phone by mknilsen
Let me start off with this.... that I thought the world would come to an end when my Samsung Note 3 went for a swim in an ocean. I had taken a long to…

Very good, inexpensive phone by 3baddogs
I'm in process of switching to a new carrier as my old one is wildly expensive. T-mobile has had coverage problems in the past, but are currently cov…



LG Optimus L70
Avg. Rating:
4.29

Powerful with an attitude by Djtripp_rancho_cordova
This new LG Optimus L70 definetly gives the older models a run for their money. It has a very strong response with a very receptive touch screen. It h…

Overall: Great! by Phonelover1290
This phone is so great and bad for many reasons. PROS: 1. Long lasting battery life 2. fast user-interface 3. zero to no lag time 4.Great price …

nice but... by josh724
The L-70 is a great phone don't get me wrong but come on only 1.2GB of internal storage "wth" all i downloaded was weather app, facebook, messenger, E…



Samsung Galaxy S5 (GSM)
Avg. Rating:
4.66

a Mercedes among smartphones by kettir
I loved my Galaxy s3, didn't upgrade to the s4 because not enough improvements, but when the s5 came out I had to have it. Great screen, great featur…

One of, if not the best, smartphones by stferrari
I have had this phone now for two weeks. I upgraded from an HTC One X+. This phone is hands down the best smartphone I have ever owned, and as a seaso…

I love this phone by besangel81
I haven't had much android experience outside of Samsung. I have had the Galaxy 2, 4 and now the 5. This phone is amazing. The ability to use the s…



Nokia Lumia 635 / 630 (GSM)
Avg. Rating:
4.25

The Baconing by GravityFails
Everybody knows that one person who, but for a glaring flaw, might be okay to hang out with. Like that guy from college who can burp the alphabet (hey…

Simply amazing by jdadmays
This phone comes out of the box with windows 8.1 and have to say I absolutely love the updates. The camera is a great shooter for every day use and it…

nokia Lumia 630 ( cricket ) by nica561
Ok have cricket wireless in west palm beach fl . Great service great signal.I left google LG f-6 to Windows mobile8.1 Crotona.awesome. best move .pros…



Kyocera Hydro XTRM (GSM)
Avg. Rating:
2.5

terrible phone by Rpv2021
I bought this phone about 2 months ago and let me you don't buy it it starts kind of slow but I'm hear to tell you it gets worse randomly slowing down…

Hydro Xtreme by Jillian
I've had this phone for about a yr n a half. N I have to say it may not be the most expensive phone but it is very durable. I'm really hard on my phon…

Do NOT like this phone, at all. by trish97
I download different games, and most of them glitch out completely. I don't have any other way to describe it. I downloaded Snapchat and I would take…



Samsung Galaxy Light
Avg. Rating:
3.72

Samsung Galaxy Light by pivazian
Excellent phone for its value. Exceptional sound on both sides. The LTE downloads much better than on iPhone 5s or Nexus 5. Very happy with it.…

A lot of phone for a small price. by stevelvl
Pros • Very affordable • Quad-core processor • Very bight clear screen • LTE • Android 4.2.2 • Highly customizable • Amazing call…

love this phone by rosstheboss247
its a good phone and it has good lte with tmobile... pros are that it has a good screen... same android 4.2.2 as the Galaxy s3 just smaller... a fast…



Alcatel Fierce
Avg. Rating:
2.1

Not what i wanted by noni1996
I was in desperate need of a phone, and this was one on sale at Metro for $29. Now my options was this phone or another without a front camera...and l…

:O by Doge
Decent Phone…

Not a good phone by unhappy32
I have not had a very positive experience with this phone. It doesn't hold an internet signal very often. When it does, it still takes at least 5 minu…



Huawei Valiant
Avg. Rating:
4.13

Fantastic 3g Metro PCS Cell phone... by robwin12000
Metro PCS $40.00 , $50.00 , $60.00 dollar 4g plans work very well on the Huawei Valiant 3g cell phone . I have the $60.00 unlimited plan . For a month…

very good phone for the money! by jeffnardo
Pros,display,battery life,android jelly bean,decent speed for a 3g phone,call quality....cons,no front facing camera,no flash on rear camera,speaker c…

WORTH EVERY PENNY!! by thespiritofyah
I got this phone but understand that my previous phone was the Coolpad Quattro 4G. This phone is WA-A-A-AYYY betta than that phone and the T-Mobile ne…



Apple iPhone 5s
Avg. Rating:
4.07

iPhone 5S is the truth!! by iPhone4user
Everything about the 5S is sweet, I traded my 5 in for it and I can honestly say that I have no regrets. The best part about the 5S is the fingerprint…

Was expecting more... by rompn4x
After using my 4s for the whole 2 years (first time i've ever kept a phone for the full contract) the battery was finally starting to fade and I decid…

Still A Great Phone by c0rtega
Have had my 5s for quite some time now and it's still a great phone. It's fast, display is great, camera is wonderful, touch ID is accurate. Still co…



LG Optimus F6
Avg. Rating:
4.84

Pretty Nice Phone by freeweel
I just got this phone a day ago, and I have to say I like it alot. I am upgrading from a small Optimus V from Virgin, so the bar was set pretty low. …

Very nice phone by ralph0722
I replaced my LG Spirit with the new F6 and it was worth it. I like LG's interface and high quality phones. Screen is vivid and resolution is excellen…

great phone by gg
Excellence is here!!!…



Samsung Galaxy Mega (GSM)
Avg. Rating:
3.75

Great Phone by whocares
Ok so let me start off by saying that I am a phone junkie. I have had them all. I originally had the S4 Active then purchased the New Nexus 7 HD. …

Awesome Phone! by UnbrokenApache
I purchased this phone when it originally first came out. The shear size of it was unlike any phone on the market. Pros. -Very Good call quality -Spe…

Very Nice Phone by Fonzie35
This phone is very good considering the other phones Metro Pcs has. I didn't want to get another mainstream s3 or s4 so I got this and its perfect gam…



Alcatel 768
Avg. Rating:
3

Alcatel = OK, if you are not looking for complex. by mbokowski
Pros= Simplicity. This is a VERY simple phone by today's standards. Clinging to the clam-shell style, Alcatel created a phone similar to the Motorol…

Powerful Minute Flip Phone by erikclarke
This phone is a sleeper. It works all day long with no battery issues at all. It contains a few Java applets for Weather, News and POP e-mail. It has …

A nice phone but... by Tmobileuser
I am in general pretty happy with the phone. While this not a 'smart phone', it offers a few features that makes it a tag above 'dumb phones'. The dis…


User Friendly, Not enough memory. by MizzDe
I bought this phone as a replacement phone and while it a very simple phone to use, it does not have enough memory and it wont let you transfer apps t…

i hate this phone!! by frozen_elsa
Here are a couple things I don't like a bout this phone 1. the battery life doesn't even last long 2.everyday when I went to my gallery it always said…

saving apps to your sd card by suckafishmetro
I have this phone and i know for a fact you can save your apps to your sd card. I worried because i have the flappy bird app and as you know it cant b…



Nokia Lumia 521 / 520
Avg. Rating:
4.1

I Love You Nokia and T-Mobile by Drunk
Got this phone on T-mobile for a few bucks to try it out. I'll start by saying I'm a big fan of T-mobile. I love the lady in pink and I love the SIM c…

411 on 521 by dazzler1972
As a user of many windows phone 7 phones, seeing this great deal from HSN I tried it out for now 2 weeks. First off, for the price you will not find a…

Good Signal/Great Call Quality by KeepNTouch
OK I use to be a Windows phone user before Android. I handed my elderly mother and 14 year old, older androids that I had in storage and the Androids…


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