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Apple iPhone 6
Avg. Rating:
4.72

Review Iphone 6 128 GB - Verizon by marcsensei
The points outlined below are based on my experience comparing the iPhone 5, 5S and 6 all running IOS 8.0.2. iPhone 6 Pros Excellent display qua…

the new apple iphone 6: Perfect phone by edenjade1
I've had the phone for 3 days now & I really like it. I love the size & the way I can make my text bigger when text messaging. I also like the keyboar…

Iphone 6 Takes the Cake by rnew
An Iphone is a Iphone. An Android is a Android. I can't figure out why many choose to slam either phone because it lacks what the other doesn't. I hav…



LG Optimus L70
Avg. Rating:
4.5

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 …

camera by joeann
My camera takes grainy pictures does any one else's ?…



Samsung Galaxy S5 (GSM)
Avg. Rating:
4.75

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…

Good Phone by daywoner
This review being in light of the fact that I am an avid iPhone user and love all Apple products, every once in a while I like to break away from them…



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…

Good for the price but not perfect. by lwatcdr
Pros Battery life. I get a full day easy. YMMV Screen. It is really clear and easy to read. Battery. Removable. Call quality is good. Seems fast …


Amazing Phone! by sounday
Just got the Moto G a couple days ago, Ordere it from Motorola directly ( GSM Global 16 GB ) and also a Chalk Back Cover, the first impression was the…

Perfectly adequate all-day phone by Globhead
It's no miracle phone. I think mainly it is a combination of Motorola choosing to make a reasonable mid-range phone, which for some reason is an unde…

Moto G XT 1032 16GB by Mark_S
Probably the best more budget conscious mid-range smart Android phone on the market today. Other than the missing LTE radio and Micro SD port which th…



Apple iPhone 5c
Avg. Rating:
3.84

The perfect phone by jdadmays
I bought this phone when it first cam out and was skeptical about the 5s and whether the thumb scanner would hold up. I really didn't think I would ne…

Disapointed by jozworld
Coming from Android where I can multi task, internet, calls, text... Whatever, I am very disappointed that I cannot be on a call ando go onto the inte…

Apple iPhone 5c for T-Mobile by patwackp
Well, well, well! I got this unit on a a family plan with T-mobile 0n 9-24-2013. I love how this closely matches the iphone 5. I picked it up in Whit…



Apple iPhone 5s
Avg. Rating:
4

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…

very poor reception by bhale
First of all let me preface this by saying that this is my first foray into "Appledom". As such it's like learning a new language and many of the prob…

I HATE this phone by tinapnyc
My company does not support Android so I had to buy an iphone 5s. All the iphone users promised "I would love it!". The only serious pros this phone …



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…



Samsung Galaxy S 4 (GSM)
Avg. Rating:
4.58

Samsung Galaxy S 4 for T-Mobile by patwackp
What can I say? Samsung has out done themselves yet again. First with the Galaxy S, then Galaxy S2, S3 and now the S4. Each time improving on the prev…

Pretty Sweet by amdmanken
I recently switched from the Note 2 and I am pleasently surprised. I had concern reducing the screen size along with a smaller battery. I have found t…

Beast of all Beast phones! by ested23
Fabulous phone. The phone is sleek, easy to use, BEAUTIFUL SCREEN! Clear and crisp. Camera....super clear (13mp). sound quality, call quality....gre…



HTC One SV
Avg. Rating:
4.6

One of the best Mid Range Phone of 2013 by F_Rod_221
Pro: -Android version 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) [Latest update] -Sprint LTE (Good reception in NYC) -Battery [Talk: 17 hours max.] -Storage expansion: m…

Excellent Phone, But... by Dude2000TheMan
Pros: Super fast; Beautiful screen; Quick and feature rich camera; Very stable; 4G LTE; Decent battery life; Thin and sleek; Decent amount of accesso…

AWESOME PHONE!!! by Nachoman3
I just go this phone a week ago (Cricket), and so far it is far SUPERIOR to my last phone (SII Skyrocket-AT&T). Biggest difference... 4G LTE!!! AT…



ZTE Z431 / Altair
Avg. Rating:
3.75

ZTE Z431 by Mark_S
Very capable QWERTY messaging phone. Voice and reception quality quite good. Screen nice and clear. Battery could be somewhat better. One critic…

Decent, capable quick messnger with some flaws by maram500
In short, the ZTE Z431 isn't a terrible phone, but it leaves me lacking. Design-wise, it's very reminiscent of older BlackBerry devices with a QWER…

Decent by Thehound1989
Great messenger phone but has awful battery life and the phone is fairly slow for what it is…



Samsung Galaxy Express
Avg. Rating:
3.17

It Starts With an Earthquake by GravityFails
What does it mean when one of the wireless industry's perennial prepaid tightwads introduces a phone like the Samsung Galaxy Express? That is, a phone…

Great loss DON'T BUY IT ! ! ! by Warrior49
Paid over$300 after case, protector screens that didn't fit and has a useless sd/sim card slot. It is not an option to free up phones internal memory …

Great Phone for the Money by MikeVille
This is a great phone. If I had any complaints it would be Battery Life and Audio Volume. I'm new to the Cell Phone game so the learning curve has b…


My first iPhone is everything I hoped it would be... by brenteesha
I finally decided to get an iPhone, after wanting one for a year or two. I had toyed with the idea, but got lured in by high end Android devices and t…

Finally all grown up..LOL by LOUcifer
I jumped on the Android bandwagon somewhat early with the original Droid from Verizon as I didn't want to be like everyone else with their iDevice. T…

Simply amazing compared to other iPhones by newjerseybrotha
When you look at the history of the iPhone, you will be happy to have the iPhone 5. It far exceeds the others, and holds its own in the smartphone wor…


hidden specs by Orange Juice.Box
I've had this phone for a while now and I must let you know that I have also rooted it Pros of having it rooted 1.5 Ghz clocked speed after roo…

Amazing phone - Who would have thought? Very Happy!!! by orlavin
The LG Motion 4G for Metro Pcs is amazingly good. Here is my story, I had AT&T, which was the best, but the bills were too high. Then I went to Spri…

Great little phone! by lrwilliamsjr
I've had my LG 'Motion' 4G for several days now and, so far, I've been VERY happy. The phone is compact, lightweight, and fits easily in both hand and…



HTC One V
Avg. Rating:
3.5

Review from a CRICKET customer, not a VIRGIN customer by sbc.cgu
Just a clarification that the two prior reviews who gave this phone really bad ratings are actually VIRGIN customers, not CRICKET customers. Each car…

Incredible Specs by Geekasaurus
I am replacing my old Droid Incredible and found that this phone has almost identical specs. My Incredible cost me several hundred dollars plus a 2 ye…

This is a really nice phone for the money. by det2kas
This is a very nice phone. It is slim and feels very nice in the hand. Prior to this phone, I had the LG Optimus S. This is a perfect upgrade with …



Samsung Galaxy S III (CDMA)
Avg. Rating:
3.96

Best Android Phone I have used! by jamestan23
I began my Android journey with a Samsung Moment (Android 2.1), and followed up with a Samsung Epic 4G (Android 2.3). My experience improved when I up…

1st Impressions - Not Impressed Buyers Remorse by MadFatMan
My HTC EVO 4G Finally Gave up the ghost after being RUN HARD since May 2010... I waited for the iPhone 5 - Disappointed in what Apple's offering wa…

Simply the BEST!!! by quikfeat
Android/Samsung has closed the gap on the iPhone-looking at the specs, the only thing superior is Siri. Other than that the Galaxy S3 is fast, calls a…



Kyocera Hydro / Hydro Plus
Avg. Rating:
2.67

Battery life by miltsee51
Battery life is not what it claims to be. I should not have to charge once /day. not when the phone is not in constant use. The phone is on the eco mo…

The Wireless60 of phones by Rehkalu
Pros: It does the usual phone things It is waterproof Cons: This phone struggles to turn on. Sometimes pressing the 'on' button results in the b…

Think Again by lovelylia
The only thing good about this phone is that's it's water proof. You can not see emoticons, the camera quality is terrible it has no front camera by …



Huawei Mercury
Avg. Rating:
4.34

2 thumbs up for me! by mesaranch7
This is my first smartphone/andriod with cricket and I've been with them for a long time now. This phone really has so much stuff to do, the more I us…

Cricket's topof the line android by sueoh
Huawei has released a middle entry level android cell. I've used both ascend android cells. The Mercury is definitely the best to date for Cricket. …

Surprisingly Awesome! by MPshe
I work in the wireless industry. My 11 year old son wanted a smart phone like mine more than anything else for his birthday. I didn't want to get hi…



ZTE Score M / Score
Avg. Rating:
2.38

The Score gets a negative Score. by tgc1980
I don't want to give a fancy introduction. Here's the truth of the matter: Pros: Nice camera. Slim phone. Cons: Bad signal (I used it on cric…

bad by lgrevest
bad phone! my sister saw this phone bought it and it was bad. slow, slow networks, not supported by flash..... do not get this phone…

Value for money by mknofler
A very nice phone offered by ZTE for the right price.A good phone with descent apps and i love the android in it. i am using the phone from past few m…



Apple iPhone 4S
Avg. Rating:
4.53

phone is OK by suestank
I went from the G to this. I am on ATT in South Florida and have no problems at all with the quality and placing calls. No calls have dropped, not…

iphone 4S by AngiMen
I've had the 4S for about 3 months so I feel ready to give a realistic review. IT'S GREAT! The camera is much improved with crystal clear quality…

The best phone I have ever owned. by walpoleauto
I usually change up my phones once every few months because I get sick of them quickly. It's safe to say that I have had this phone for over a year a…



Samsung Admire / Vitality
Avg. Rating:
3.18

Miss my flip phone by JimInPhila
Love Cricket. Long time Samsung user. This phone is horrible. No battery life and that's with all the extras shut off, including music option and web…

No Good. by orlavin
Pros: Calls are clear Speaker is good Cons: Battery Life Touchscreen is bad Lags Freezes Slow Processor Camera Keep looking, this phone …

My first touchscreen phone by GlamDoll
This is My 1st touch phone. I have resisted using any phone that didn't have a QWERTY keyboard til now, but was convinced to give the Samsung Admire…


A winner and a keeper by patwackp
Just bought this today and I must say that it was a wise choice. I love the fact that syncs with not only my email, but with Facebook,Twitter, Myspac…

Samsung is coasting downhill by TheDudeAbides
The Comment is only capable of 1x service, so you can't pull up youtube, and minimal Internet usage is difficult. The keyboard got stiffer and stiffe…

R380/ Freeform3 by Mark_S
The Freeform trilogy has produced 3 decent QWERTY messaging phones. The first one R350,51, and 55 were well put together with a mediocre screen. The…



Huawei Ascend II
Avg. Rating:
3.5

you get what you pay for by Alejandro23
This phone is from a pre paid carrier so you cant expect to much. Dont get me wrong its a great start out smart phone for a young teenager. But for so…

**Great Smart Phone** by Rodman
Pros: This works well on the Internet Touch screen is good, but just like any other phone, you have to be still when texting. Cool white back side…

I wanted an upgrade not downgrade by sharrah2273
I saved up for a year to upgrade and I am highly disappointed I now realize this was a downgrade. Even my daughter who is the person who gets all the…


Great phone with a few catches by SirDeath
The phone has a lot of features and good speed. The LTE means downloads are FAST and fairly close to the speeds I saw on the Droid X. As many have s…

Honest by dmark
I still miss my blackberry but 4G was the draw. Not sure if all 4G LTE is the same but my daughter smokes me with her verizon android. Battery life …

Great phone with some shortcomings by Apexeon
I've owned the Windows Mobile and I have to say the Galaxy Indulge was a major upgrade. I'm generally inside Metro's 4g network, though it's a bit spo…



Apple iPhone 4 (CDMA)
Avg. Rating:
4.37

Switching from Droid Incredible by jbaliski
I Have wanted an iphone since it came out but I did not want to switch to AT&T. A very common story. I was going to wait till the next gen iphone came…

Simply awesome by Katwink
Love this phone period it's the best by far , especially on AT&T. I can surf the web and talk ,text and talk and do everything ,I'm In NY and have ver…

Simply the best! by tipdrill
I paid full retail for this phone and couldn't be happier. I've had a BlackBerry Bold, 3GS, Droid Incredible and now the iPhone 4. This is the most po…



LG Optimus M / Optimus C
Avg. Rating:
3.09

SLOW INTERNET by LANENA516
I LOVE THE PHONE, IT MY FIRST SMART PHONE AND I LOVE IT. IT HAS GREAT APPS AND EASY TO USE, BUT THE INTERNET IT VERY VERY VERY SLOW, IT LITERALLY TAKE…

great phone by ticofl
this is a great ph, everything on it works great, for those that are complaning about the (1X) thats not that the ph is running on a slower network A…

Frustrated by dcs1130
I really thought I was getting a great phone. Never had an android before. Was really looking forward to using the video, Youtube, apps and everythi…



ZTE TXTM8 3G
Avg. Rating:
3.84

Great Device for the Price by yanike
From what I've tested, you can stream videos from YouTube's Mobile site, the browser is definitely an BIG improvement (Polaris Webkit Browser), the ca…

I LOVE THIS PHONE by Envy_Jen
This phone is definitely a huge improvement from the original TXTM8.. Its basically like a cheaper version of a blackberry. You can watch youtube vide…

Okay phone by AgeraX
There are a number of things that this phone shouldnt lack but most of them are not worth going over. If you're looking for a phone for the use of int…



Huawei Ascend
Avg. Rating:
2.75

Huawei great 1st start into Android in USA by fgnotebook
Have had this phone for close to a week now. I have a Motorola Droid . The Ascend is my wife's phone and she loves it. From my use of it you can s…

Great phone by tattoo
great phone for the price . holiday special of 100.00 . this is my first android phone and its great. only had it for a week now and its rooted and i …

awsome!! by funash
I love this phone! It is perfect for what i need and want a smartphone to do without having to go to the big carriers and gettign a long term contract…



Kyocera Rio E3100
Avg. Rating:
3

avoid at all costs by only_use-once
I've NEVER written a consumer review of any gadget or device, not once in my life. But the Kyocera Rio e3100 is so bad, I had to register a username …

love it by rbkqueen88
had this phone for one week and i love it. I hate that I cant change the screen view. the ringtone sound is great. phone dosent frezze and connects to…

Kyocera Rio by kyocerario
Ok, Quit hating on this phone! I have been reading lots of fourms and people have been saying negative stuff about this phone, I have had it for a mon…


i like it! by captainj777
I got this phone about 3 1/2 weeks ago and so far it has been great.I'm on cricket wireless in Kansas city. the reception is good except when in the m…

Messager Touch by scott141
I just picked this phone up earlier today and i actually love it. As of last week i was an iphone owner and i honestly thought i would never have a p…

I like this phone by rixx1488
Pros great battery life fits in pocket good nice qwerty keyboard and i have huge hands customizable everything touchscreen works good price,pri…


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