I work for Cingular and Samsung gave us these phones to use while at work so customers could see the PTT in action. I have owned the X427 and used the E317 and X497. I was always dissapointed with the Samsung OS. However, Samsung has tweeked this one a little bit. If I were in the market for a new phone, I would seriously consider it.
Pros: Great reception (especially for a GSM Samsung) Bluetooth and Speakerphone Light weight Stylish design phone book search is nice fisrt and last name fields when programming numbers is convenient PTT is more convenient than I thought it would be and is more convenient than M2M if you have a lot of PTT buddies
Cons: No camera Outside LCD is B&W instead of color to conse... (continues)