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AT&T Lumia 520

alaTest has collected and analyzed 96 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the screen and camera. The GPS navigation and value for money also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the build quality and apps.

usability, value for money, GPS navigation, camera, screen

battery, features, apps, build quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the AT&T Lumia 520 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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4g, bluetooth & huge memory


I wanted a smartphone, without the expense of a monthly plan and cost of big data use. I got a full featured, easily used and learned system, state of the art technology, with a great camera, huge memory for storage of my pictures & tunes installed...

unbeatable value w\price matched to Fry's

variable battery life

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Best phone $59 can buy


I bought this phone after my iPhone broke to get me through to when I could upgrade. It works great for the money. Its responsive and WP8 works well on it.About me... Heavy apps user

Price, Easy to use, responsive

Screen is not sharp compared to more expensive options

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Good overall phone


This is a good phone if you just need to connect when you're in a WiFi zone & not in need of a "real" data plan.This product is... Tough/durableAbout me... Heavy texter, Need phone to keep me organized


Nothing, yet


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Great for non-contract


I was a Verizon customer for over 12 years, my last contract ran out in 2008. I was done with contracts. Now that non-contract phones have the same features and plans, I decided to go for it. Verizon didn't offer a good selection. They discouraged me...

Not too big, not too small. Easy to use

Speakphone not clear most of time

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Hard to go wrong with this one


This is a great smartphone for the price. It has everything you would need in a phone. And if it gets lost or broken, you aren't locked into a contract. Highly recommend as a second smartphone for travel or kicking around. Replaceable colored covers...

Affordable, well constructed

Camera is average

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Great phone to purchase for a back up phone.


This phone is a great choice. I lost my I phone and brought this one for a back up phone until I could upgrade on my contract. A good friend told me about this phone, and it has work great for me. I may not get a another phone, because this does all...

Good Price

Can not use i tunes on this phone

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Great smart phone.


Bought this Smart Phone for my aging father. After a few training lessons he is able to use the phone feature fairly well. We are now working on texting. It has a bright display and an easy/larger phone icon, which is good for him.This product is......

Easy to use

Battery life seems short to me

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Fantastic deal on a great phone


This comes from a not-so-smart smart phone user, so bear that in mind - I had an android device prior to this purchase and became increasingly aggravated with it, so after several weeks of research, I bit the bullet and ordered this Windows phone from...

Lots of useful features and easy to use

Could use a better camera and more apps; would prefer 16GB memory

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Awesome phone for the price


I'm new to the Windows phone, but I have to say I am impressed. I really like the Windows OS. The battery on this phone lasts for two days without charging and I use it a-lot. For an inexpensive phone it works really well. I don't care about cameras or...

Battery Life

Battery cover

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Great phone


I like the phone and it is just what I expected. I would purchase again

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