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Motorola W388

alaTest has collected and analyzed 66 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the sound and design. The usability and camera are also appreciated, but there are some mixed opinions about the size. Many are less positive about the reception and responsiveness.

value for money, camera, usability, design, sound

battery, responsiveness, reception

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Motorola W388 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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(Based on 66 reviews)

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Amazon review summary for Motorola W388


alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 user reviews of Motorola W388 from The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on

value for money, usability, portability, sound, battery

reception, responsiveness

70% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Motorola W388 Unlocked Dual-Band Phone with Camera, Stereo FM Radio, MP3 Player and microSD Slot - Unlocked Phone - International Warranty - WhiteMotorola W388 Unlocked Dual-Band Phone with Camera, Stereo FM Radio, MP3 Player and microSD Slot--International Version with Warranty (Black/White)

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I selected this model because of its relatively low cost and because I use a cell phone only for emergencies. When it first arrived by mail, the language wasn\'t in English. I charged it up, and inserted my Sym card, which it didn\'t recognize! Living...

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when cellphones were simple to use like.


nice sleek design

Easy To Use","Simple Controls","Strong Signal","Unlocked

No bluetooth


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So far, not so good


There was a card in the box that said not to return the phone to Newegg, but to call a number and they would issue you a RMA, I did and sent the phone to somewhere in Florida. Took two weeks for the return and as near as I can tell, they sent the same...

Nice features, loud speakerphone, wife liked it

Battery life was promoted as 400 hours of standby and 9 hours of talk time, my experience was more like 20 hours standby and 2 hours talk. Then after a week, the phone would no longer recharge battery at all. I purchased another battery for it because...

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good for the price


this phone is great for the price. everything works well and it has nice features. nothing extremely special about it. camera isn't great...but if you're just looking for a cheap phone that works pretty well and is durable..get this phone!music player...

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Better In Person


This phone was for my son, who needed to replace a much smaller frail phone. It is very attractive yet rugged and looks very resistant. It sounds very clear and has many great features. I am sure that this phone will withstand my son ,and I can...

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Ok basic phone


I bought this phone just while waiting to get an IPhone. It works nicely and I like its white color. Text messaging on it is fairly good except for being difficult to get special characters (no menu, one has to toggle through the whole list until...

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satisfaction guarantee


i am overwhelmed and overjoyed with overstocks satisfaction guarantee of products and services. i also enjoy thier quality and availability of products and prompt delivery service. i also love their low prices on all their products and low cost...

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Great Phone


The camera is not that great but the overall phone is great.

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This product is very good, I am very satisfied with it, both in performance or in the value you are worth to buy, I like this product, I hope everyone likes it W388 has a call block facility in which you can block 20 phone book nos or the entire phone...



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