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Samsung E1190

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1492 reviews of Samsung E1190. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviews about the battery and price are overall positive. The portability and size also get good views. Some have doubts about the connectivity. Views are divided on the reception.

usability, size, portability, price, battery


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Samsung E1190 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 395 user reviews of Samsung E1190 from The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones on Opinions about the battery and size are on the whole positive. The price and portability also get good feedback. There are some less positive reviews about the connectivity and reception.

usability, portability, price, size, battery

reception, connectivity

94% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung E1190 titan-grey sim-free unbrandedSamsung E1190 Black Mobile Phone on O2 Pay As You Go / Pre-Pay / PAYG (Including £10 Airtime)Samsung E1190 Mobile Phone on T-Mobile / Pay As You Go / Pre-Pay / PAYG - Purple

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: tracey (



great phone easy to use

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Janice (

T-Mobile Samsung E1190 Mobile Phone - Purple.


I am very happy with my new phone. I find it easy to use. and it is small and compact which I like very much.

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Alicat (

Excellent Value for Money


I bought this phone as a temporary measure whilst waiting for my new iphone. I actually think that it is, surprisingly, a great little phone and I am really really impressed with it for the amount I paid. I would really recommend it!!

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: babs (

great buy


Just what I needed a phone with no gimics easy to use and easy to set up also a swipe card to top up with life is easier with this little phone. i would reccomend it to any one who just needs a simple phone.

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: CINDY (

first on line resevation


very basic phone, easy to use

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Narayan (

Great Purchase


I as 100% satisfied with this purchase. Great phone for just for calling and texting! Very easy to use...long lasting battery even more than a week!

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: tez (



good for the money thanks to argos...i got two lol......tez .........cov

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Bill (

Cheap and cheerful


If you want a basic phone this is fine

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Anonymous (

Good service


This is a brilliant service. R e se. R ver on line picked up half hor later no waiting pleasant cheerful staff excellent

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Den (

Cheap and Cheerful


Does what it says on the packet. Its just a phone. Easy to text and phone.Perfect for those who just need a simple phone to use in emergencies etc.

Aug, 2012

Product Specifications

Processor Brand:Not Applicable
Processor Number:Not Applicable


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


Audio Playback: No
GPS Receiver: No
Integrated Radio: No
Integrated TV Tuner: No
Java: Yes
Push to Talk: No
Realtone: Yes
User Interface for Text:Telephone Keyboard
Video Client: No


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

Data Transfer



Display Technology:Colour STN 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 / MVNO / O2 / Orange / Sim Free / T-MOBILE / Virgin / Vodafone
Product Type:Mobile Phone
Way of Buying:Contract / Prepay Pack / Sim Free


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