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Low Memory by C-
Phone is pretty good, but I have a terrible issue with the phone memory. Had to delete some apps already on the phone (like Facebook) because the ver…

Dependable by GrinderCB
Just changed from this to a Spectrum, but that was my employer's choice not mine. The Enlighten is definitely a steady-Eddie of a smartphone. Very r…

Love It by JenMansell
I love this phone. My husband paid much more for his Droid, but his has a few glitches. I have had the Enlighten for about 5 months and have had no …



LG Revere / Revere 2
Avg. Rating:
4.15

Excellent High Quality Phone by john3
Decided to use the phone for awhile before I raved on it and it doesn't disappoint. I wanted a basic phone for clear reception and this is IT!! No dro…

OK by Ron Z.
Decent for a basic flip, but lacks features I enjoyed with my Sprint flip phone. For one, the T9 feature does not default for texting, so every time …

Bluetooth is not always Bluetooth by poodlepeople
My wife and I use identical phones to makes things easy on us senior citizens. We decided to make a change last November and have been struggling e…


Good Solid Phone by Nadesico81
I got this phone as soon as Radio Shack unpacked it out of a shipment. The sales man knew nothing of the phone beside it was for Boost. As soon as we …

Little DYNAMITE by FloDiesel
I received this phone on Monday May 2 . To my surprise this is a amazing little phone Pros : call quality downloads speed easy use screen bright…

A Steal by cynicaldreams
Have owned this phone for about a week now, and so far it's been a steal at $180. PROS: -Good battery life for a smart phone -Android 2.2 (a …



LG GS170 / 420g
Avg. Rating:
3.94

Simple, Elegant, Delicious by GravityFails
As you might have noticed from the FCC ID numbers on this phone's main page, it's identical to the LG420G for Tracfone. And that -- for both T-Mobile …

this phone is god for a flip phone by phonefreak98
i acually like this phone. i have had it for 9 months at first i was ike no way i dont like it but now i realized its pretty good the way it looks is …

Nice, basic phone by DogDaddy
This is an attractive, good quality basic phone. I recommend it to anyone.…



Samsung Stride R330 / R335c
Avg. Rating:
2.67

A Lemon by champagnebottle
Cons: I had this phone two and a half weeks and it started turning itself off. Then it would take five or ten minutes of working with it to turn back …

An okay phone by emulzer
The R330 is an okay phone. I had it for a week. I do not care about cameras or any of that stuff when i get a phone, the most important thing for me…

No missed text alert, good otherwise by narn3049
my friend got this phone like 2 weeks ago it might be a different model because it looks a tiny different . he works a lot, and phone sometimes is lay…



LG UX-220 / 220c
Avg. Rating:
3.64

Great Phone For The Money!!! by auspice3
Me and my husband recently cancelled our contract with Sprint and bought this phone. We absolutely love it. The only thing we found wrong was it's not…

Best phone for work by Immendable
I've been using tracfone for my business for about two years now. Initially I bought the really really cheap ones, thinking that I could easily replac…

Good basic CDMA phone by wolfdude359
For the price, this is a very good phone. I joined StraightTalk because I didn't have a lot of money to buy a phone from MetroPCS, yet I wanted unlimi…


Great Bang For The Buck! by mtloveskg
Great Qwerty, sleekr yet more substantial feel than the Gravity 1. Web browser is nice, 3G feature a serious plus. Texting great as on the Gravity 1. …

Glitchy by Monker45
I'll give this phone a 2 because when it is working properly it is a decent piece of equipment. I had one since November of '09 and suddenly the end o…

My new phone is bad ass by deuceone
This phone is freakin sweet. I love it. It is my first full keyboard phone, I can finally type whats on my mind instead of T9ing, but I can still T9 t…



LG LX-290 / 290c
Avg. Rating:
3.22

290C Difficult and customer service terrible by Ironman1331
This LG 290C cell phone w/ pre-paid Tracfone service does the basics. The "manual" thatcomes with it is terrible so it is difficult to learn how …

buyer's remorse by b0rgm1nd
straight talk version = lg290c bluetooth locked down no contact sync (have spend 3 hours trying to hack/workaround with bluesoleil, broadcom, wi…

best CMDA Tracfone by Moonlight on the Water
Granted, this is my first cellphone. And I'm easily entertained. Regardless, I think this is truly a wonderful phone, and the top-of-the-line CMDA pho…



Samsung SGH-T301g
Avg. Rating:
4.34

Great coverage by bronze101
I have this lil samsung slider and for me the best thing about it is the amazing coverage I get with it on Tracfone! In the area I live people are alw…

T301g: Futuristic, yet inexpensive by iq145
Very good Samsung phone and good quality with a lot of desirable features, including the ever popular Sudoku. Camera with excellent resolution (for a …

This phone s a winner by NiceGuyWhoWins
I always tell my kids it's not whether you win or lose it's whether or not you give it your best effort. This phone not only puts out a great effort …



Samsung SGH-T101g
Avg. Rating:
2.13

Browser Button Money Pit by sandraf9
It's impossible to leave this phone on because they put the soft touch browser button sitting high above every other button on the phone. I was tryi…

Tracfone texter by Whittle
With this cheap phone be sure of one thing - what is the phone going to be used for? If you need it to take, and make important business related phone…

Great by narn3049
This is actually a cooler tracphone that 9 dollars is for. A bunch of friend have and like, but then a cousin has and the phone takes awhile to load a…



Motorola W260g
Avg. Rating:
4

Good basic phone, but no ringtone selection by cat54mom
After 3 weeks of casual use, this seems like a good basic phone for the price, especially if you get it in the "bonus pack" with a car charger, simple…

The Family phone by lancearmy
Never have had any type of problems with this phone. In fact this phone works so incredibly well that I went out and bought my wife one. With both o…

Poor reception! by MountainMike
I had this phone, the TRACFONE neutered version, and the ability to pull in the AT&T signal from 10+ miles away was poorer than the C-139 and V-170 ph…



Motorola W376 / W377
Avg. Rating:
3.68

Motorola battery by twal8
it is a good basic phone, cheep at $10 on sale at target. but, and here is the but, it's battery is terrible. I can almost watch it discharge. I cha…

Very Nice Phone by The Turk
* First off, let me just say that I got this Phone about four weeks ago when Family Dollars Stores had it on sale for $30! For $50 (normal price) this…

W376g instructions by iq145
The only complaint i have about this phone is the User's Manual. It is very very incomplete. They're assuming you'll enjoy figuring out how to operate…



LG 600g
Avg. Rating:
3.28

Love it.. by bronze101
Hey there, I've had this solid little phone for around 3 months and I love it! Great value and love the bluetooth. Probably my biggest pro is being o…

Net10 Review by mudslinger83
this has to be the best phone that net10 has put out, i have good reception everywhere i go have yet to drop a call(central north carolina area) great…

WORTHLESS ON TRACFONE by raysouth
Will not receive as well as my previous Nokia 2126. Battery life is terrible. Loses power, even when it is turned off! Need to carry a portable cha…



Motorola W175
Avg. Rating:
4.42

Good Phone For the Price by virginmobilefan00
I purchased this phone at Sears on sale for only $10, a couple day ago. I'm not big on Tracfone, but I must say this phone is pretty good for what you…

sadly not impressed by narn3049
I had this phone so I wouldn't destroy my KRAZR k1m at the time (I had been rugged on my phones andd had a backup in case, and chose tracfones service…

great basic phone by Hawk6169
PROS: -great battery life -cheap -great reception through tracfone -it holds a lot of contacts -contacts can be on the phone or the sim card. …



Kyocera S1000 / K126c
Avg. Rating:
2.88

Generally a basic phone without extras by Mattytaw
This was my first TracFone back in 2009. A friend of mine had given it to me after she got herself a different phone. It worked great while I had it f…

CHEAP YET STURDY! by girlymandy
I got this phone about a month ago and it has not disappointed me. I use this as a business phone and although I do like web and picture messaging and…

Worst Phone EVER! by littlemiracle9
I've never had a phone that has caused as much hassels and problems that this phone did. I was just sent my 4th replacement phone and decided that its…


LG Aloha Sucks by ohtmhf
But that's why I bought it. It's simple. It doesn't even have external volume keys. The volume and call clarity is just as good as any other low-en…

good by dy537
I work for a corporate cellular company as well an go through phones quite often. Reception quality is excellent and the organizing applications are e…

Resonable price~ by jackpot9530
I have had this AX145 for about a week. It is what it is - a cell phone. It makes great calls, has good signal strength and is very good clarity. …



Motorola W370
Avg. Rating:
4

A Nice Phone by GameKing23
The Motorola W370 is a decent phone offered by Tracfone. I have never had a dropped call with this phone, nor any problems. Build quality is great the…

my motow370 by VWBOY1992
i bought this phone from tracfone after using virgin mobile and verizon prepaid phone plans and i came to find that tracfone was the best value for wh…

A Best Buy !! by gab5
Having spent the better part of 30 years in the American Corporate sector, retiring as a Program Mgr, cellular phones became a "must have" item for me…



LG CG225
Avg. Rating:
2.63

Unreliable phone by GanetMarV
My wife and I had this phone, LG CG225, for 1 year. It has been a painful year because this phone is unreliable; not only mine but both and both have …

HORRIBLE by HOYT1287
I'm actually a cingular sales rep and this phone is horrible... the phone shuts off by itself and there is no reason for it... the camera is not goo…

Really not that bad by ShadowScorpion
Got this one from the US, had it unlocked, and fiddled with the settings to make WAP work, and it's actually a good phone. PROS: - RF is great …



Nokia 1110 / 1112
Avg. Rating:
4.13

Living in the Past by GravityFails
At one point in 1998, I realized that I could have paid a total stranger $199 to kick me in the nuts, and it would have accurately simulated the exper…

This phone is awesome and basic by narn3049
I got this back in 2006 that it was a good deal. It was from the network telcel. I can play rapid roll and snake xenzia really good after 4 years. Th…

Nokia 1112 old looks, but first class performance by Spiritman
PROS: Sound = From a land line phone reception is clear and a person would not think it is a cell phone when listen to it. Also the volume can be ra…



Motorola C139
Avg. Rating:
3.87

Heard this phone is available with Net10!!!!!!!!!!!!!! by realestateman2
I heard this phone is availbel with Net10!!!!!!!!!!! My GF just went out and bought this phone and absolutely loves it. She says the service with ne…

VERY, VERY BASIC phone by MountainMike
This was my first Tracfone (TF) (UGH!) back in Jan. 2008 and it was replaced by a V-170 because it made calls from my Levis pocket and had poor earpho…

Great Little Phone by krems2009
this phone has had some good times and bad. but mainly good...i can literally throw this phone and it will not break. if i ever got pissed off b/c a t…



Motorola V176
Avg. Rating:
3.47

V176 Tracfone or Net10 by BigJ
I upgraded from a V170 to the V176 and wow this is a much nicer phone. The main upgrade feature I like is the speakerphone. I had a phone from Alltel …

Motorola V176 nice-but by lcl
I've just switched carriers because I never seemed to have any service with my previous carrier (Virgin which I loved BTW in terms of support and ease…

v176 on NET10: Great combo! by sloshgator
The combination of this phone and NET10 is the best wireless phone experience I've ever had. (Caveat: I am not the biggest of wireless users, though.)…



Motorola C261 / C257
Avg. Rating:
3.66

I love it! by Hello
PROS: *Very stylish *Camera *Easy-to-use *Fast Activation *Thin and small- fits easily in hand or pocket *Loud ring tones *Games CONS: *Bat…

Very Good for Motorla by smashme101
I bought this phone for Net10 and I got to say that this phone is the best ive bought for Net10 Pros Camera is very nice Clear speaker phone Get…

Great Phone by dayspassions91
Pros: - Stylish and compact (My friends say it looks a bit like a mini-PlayStation Portable when turned sideways) - Good call reception outdoors - …



Nokia 2125i / 2126i / 2128i
Avg. Rating:
4.27

Great phone for basic users by bobby9201
I have a Nokia 2126i from Tracfone. If you are looking for a phone that has every feature under the planet, this phone isn't for you. If you just want…

Excellent basic phone at rock bottom price from Tracfone by dwbdave
This phone is now being retailed by the infamous big box store at under $20. It lacks a few bells and whistles of the Nokia 2285, which I deactivated…

Suprinsingly GOOD by lando_griffin
I bought this phone to replace the one my company provided me (samsung sph a660). I was looking for a flip phone but could not find one that was only…



LG VX-3300 / 3280
Avg. Rating:
3.65

Its free, and not even worth that by jadedgoldfish
Pros: its free. Cons: its the most expensive free phone i've ever bought. I've had the 3280 for a year and a half. I'm with verizon wireless. …

It's Just a Phone! by Phoneme
I got this for my partner as an upgrade for my his family share line. He is not a cell phone geek like the rest of y'all. He just wants a phone that…

you get what you pay for!!! by yeahright
This phone is what it is, a phone. Just like the 3100 and the 3200 before it. This is a cheap entry level phone with basic features. Color screen , vo…



Motorola V170 / V171 / V173
Avg. Rating:
3.07

perfect for me by perdygirl
This phone is perfect for me. Obviously, if you need a bunch of features and a ever climbing phone bill, then this phone isn't for you. If you just …

Very SIMPLE, BASIC PHONE by MountainMike
I cannot say that I am in love with Tracfone's version of this V-170 (refurbished) phone, but it works when I turn it on, and is okay for very basic t…

v170 - Great utility phone by freeway91
I've been using this phone for about 3 years and I love it. I only use a phone for basic communication - not for a status symbol, camera, text messag…



Motorola C155
Avg. Rating:
3.36

S.O.B by liljon2.0
i hate this fone this fone is horrible. the screen is too small. the fone only comes in an ugly silver it diddn't even last 1 month with me. the servi…

it could be better by JeSsxMa
i had this phone for like maybe 5 months and it wasnt to bad the service could have been better the screen is way to small i could barely see wh…

PRETTY COOL by narn3049
It was an AWESOME PHONE for TracFone and it worked like a charm. It was dropped a lot and it always worked through it. I'd suggest getting it any …



Nokia 2600
Avg. Rating:
3.78

The Best Things in Life Are Free by GravityFails
It's hard to believe some of the things that people will complain about when it comes to reviewing a phone. One of these days the term "critical anal…

Can't be beaten for the price, now that it's available as a refurb by dwbdave
I've used this phone for a few weeks now in the Mid-Ohio Valley on Cingular's network. Reception is good given the limitations of GSM coverage in thi…

Great Starter Cell Phone For All Ages by Pie4Me
I had this phone on the TracFone prepaid service, and for some crazy reason, I decided to return it. Well, I did some thinking and did my homework, an…


Great little phone but a bit too high maintenance by Roxxie128
I used this phone for over two years (never felt the need to upgrade). The phone lasted well for me. My kids drop it all the time and it seems to ta…

Wish I hadn't by cellphony
This phone was cheap. New plan, new phones. Bad idea. We've had Nokia, Audiovox, and Motorola before. This Moto is the worst yet. Poor battery li…

The phone that should have been thrown out the window by JoyLCP
When I first got this phone it seemed nice, but after about six months it was useless. I would get a call and go to answer it and when I did I couldn…



Nokia 2285 / 2275
Avg. Rating:
3.93

Good phone, but better ones are out there (2126i) by dwbdave
This phone held up well, but I deactivated the ones I had and moved the service to the Nokia 2126i model. Battery life was OK, but for the phone'…

Less is More!!! (Great Phone) by eyeluvfonez
Greetings Mobile Users. This phone is an awesome starter/replacement/or just daily use phone. Some PROS are.... Its small, compact. The design is …

I like it. by oleg106
I like simple phones that are phones and not cameras and flashlights. Battery life and reception are more important to me than color screens and Get …



Nokia 1260 / 1261 / 1221
Avg. Rating:
2.58

Already Replaced by Mr T
This model has already been replaced by ATT with the Nokia 2260. I give this phone 1 star because I work with all these phones and this one has given…

oooooooook by alex13
i dont personally know about the problems with this phone. i have had mine for half a year, dropped it COUNTLESS times, and it works perfectly. but it…

Basic But very good! by rowe08
I realize this phone doesn't have any bells and whistles but the reception is very good and the sound quality couldn't be much better. I've three newe…


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