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Alcatel OT-355

alaTest has collected and analyzed 306 reviews of Alcatel OT-355. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the battery and design. The portability and price are also mentioned favorably, but the sound and durability get less positive reviews.

usability, price, portability, design, battery

size, camera, performance, durability, sound

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Alcatel OT-355 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 user reviews of Alcatel OT-355 from The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on There are some mixed views about the performance.

75% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Alcatel OT-355 White on O2 Pay As You Go with £10 airtime creditAlcatel OT-355 White on O2 Pay As You Go with £10 airtime credit

Sep, 2016

Expert review by: Jonathan Cheah (

Alcatel OT 355


The compact One Touch 355 features a 65,000 color screen, polyphonic ringtones, interchangeable cases, three embedded games with the capacity for downloading additional games using Java MIDP 2.0. It accelerates message transmission via a key dedicated...

Either way, the phone wouldn’t operate if the SIM card wasn’t active, such as when I placed one of my demo SIM cards inside the phone. I would venture to say that preventing me from accessing my phone without the SIM card isn't very nice.

Expert review by: Mobile Choice UK (

Alcatel One Touch 355 review -


Well-designed keyboard, simple menus, lots of useful basic features

Very basic VGA camera, no 3.5mm audio jack

Apr, 2012

Expert review by: Carly Page (

Alcatel 355


Alcatel is well-known for pushing out bargain-priced handsets, and with its sub twenty-pounds price-tag, the Alcatel 355 is certainly no exception.

Offering a bargain-priced alternative to RIM's highly-specced Blackberrys, the Alcatel 355 sports a full QWERTY keypad and a tiny 1.8-inch (160 x 120) colour screen. While it's by no means as functional as the BlackBerry Curve 8520, it offers a...

Jul, 2011

Expert review by: (

Alcatel OT-355


Rejoice – Alcatel is coming up with their flashy and vibrant mobile phone 'OT-355 / OT-355A.' Design and Display *The phone seems to have a shiny surface that comes in two colours – Cherry Red and Steel Grey. *The look is exclusive and the design is...

Consumer review by: satpal (

Alcatel OT-355


looks good,easy to use,a small phone

Oct, 2013

Consumer review by: HAMID (

Alcatel OT-355


Simple to use. Good style, handy


Sep, 2013

Consumer review by: Karen (

Alcatel OT-355


Bought this for my 72 year old Mum who has never had a mobile. I knew she would struggle texting so the Qwerty keyboard was the main reason for purchase.Yes the phone is very basic however does the job for her and is a great first phone. My dad is...

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: Gill (

Alcatel OT-355


for the money spent this is a brilliant phone

Mar, 2013

Consumer review by: David (

Alcatel OT-355


Small and easy to use like the full keyboard

missed the inbox but can now get my messages

Feb, 2013

Consumer review by: John (

Alcatel OT-355


The phone and text works perfectly

No instructions with it or on line.Can't get it to connect properly to the internet,The Camera has very poor abilities to take a good photo that can be viewed as the screen is very dark. The Keys are very small and hard to distinguish when not lit up

Jan, 2013

Product Specifications


Autofocus:No / Not Applicable
Built-in Camera:No / Yes
Built-in Flash:No / Not Applicable
Video Resolution in Pixel:Not Applicable


Audio Formats : No
Audio Playback: No
GPS Receiver: No
I-Mode: No
Integrated Radio:FM Radio / No
Integrated TV Tuner: No
IP Protection: No
Java:No / Yes
Multi SIM Card: No
Push to Talk: No
Realtone:No / Yes
User Interface for Text:QWERTZ/QWERTY Keyboard
Video Client:No / Yes


A2DP:Not Applicable
Bluetooth: No
Memory Card Slot:No / Yes
Multi SIM Card: No
Near Field Communication: No
USB:No / Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No
WiFi Data Exchange: No

Data Transfer

HSCSD:No / Yes


Display Technology:Colour STN Display / TFT Display
Number of Display Colours:65.536
Number of Displays:1

General Features

Elderly Friendly Phone: No
Operating System:Proprietary
Operating System Version:CLOSED PROPRIET
Operator:EE / O2 / Orange / Sim Free / T-MOBILE / Virgin
Product Type:Mobile Phone
Way of Buying:Contract / Prepay Pack / Sim Free


E-Mail Functionality:No / Yes
Instant Messaging: No
Push email: No


Processor Brand:Not Applicable
Processor Number:Not Applicable