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Samsung D840

alaTest has collected and analyzed 225 reviews of Samsung D840. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviews about the screen and size are on the whole positive. The design and portability are also appreciated, whereas the performance and sound get critical opinions.

usability, portability, design, size, screen

battery, sound, performance

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Samsung D840 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 user reviews of Samsung D840 from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Reviewers really like the GPS navigation. The design is also appreciated, whereas there are some less positive comments about the usability and battery.

design, GPS navigation

battery, usability

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung D840 Silver Sim Free Mobile PhoneSamsung D840 Silver Sim Free Mobile Phone

Sep, 2016

Expert review by: Laiq Qureshi (

Samsung D840


It's an unfortunate fact of life that there's usually little to get worked up about Samsung phones. The Samsung D840 seems to be a rather unnecessary clone of the D900 – it manages to look like its predecessor in many respects. The phone is slightly...

To sum up, the phone really doesn't excite me. Right from form factor to features, there is nothing that will give you pride of ownership. It costs Rs 10,100 with bill and warranty, and while this isn't very expensive, you get plenty of other good...

Oct, 2007

Expert review by: Stuart Miles (

Samsung SGH-D840 mobile phone - Pocket-lint


"It looks amazing" was what the PR man on behalf of Samsung wanted us to say, and compared to other Ultra Edition models we would have to agree. The D840

Slim, easy to use, great slider mechanism, 2 megapixel camera

Not that fashion focused, Mrs Pocket-lint didn't seem that bothered by the design

Samsung say it has gone for the fashion angle with the D840 and we are struggling to see it to be honest. Yes it's certainly better looking than the previous Ultra Edition models, but compared to fashion phones like Nokia's L'amour range and LG's...

Mar, 2007

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (

Samsung SGH-D840


Thin, sleek and slidy, Samsung's Ultra range has plenty of fans. We check out the latest handset.

Feb, 2011

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Samsung D840 review


Samsung's super-slim slider looks like a Shine-worrier, but can it impress more than just the fashion set?

A Shine that the boys can be seen with, although its camera and aerial need to build a bit of muscle

Mar, 2007

Expert review by: (

Stuff magazine


Samsung's super-slim slider looks like a Shine-worrier, but can it impress more than just the fashion set?

A Shine that the boys can be seen with, although its camera and aerial need to build a bit of muscle

Mar, 2007

Expert review by: (

Samsung D840


The Samsung D840 is set to challenge the LG Shine for the fashion phone throne. But, under the metallic exterior, has it got what it takes?…

Just like the D900, it is a pleasure to use and handle

Its signature Ultra slider design can't compete with the more stylish LG Shine

Samsung hasn't moved the D840's design on enough to excite.

May, 2007

Expert review by: Oleg Kononosov (

Samsung D840


In the year of 2006 Samsung has been into œslim handsets " in this field the company has established special line-ups, specifically Ultra Thin Edition, gathering three different form-factors: candy-bar, folder and slider (X820, D830 and D900...

Look-alike models have been the major trend for Samsung in 2006 unfortunately, Samsung D840 doesn't have a unique face either. Sharing many details and specs with the flagship brings along some benefits, but the fact that more entry-level offerings,...

Dec, 2006

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Samsung SGH D840


Samsung SGH D840 mobile phone was launched in India sometime back. Check out the features and review of Samsung SGH D 840 cell phone.

Expert review by: Your Mobile Phone Reviews UK (yourmobilephonereviews)

Samsung D840 Phone


The D840 is a member of the D range designed by Samsung with usability in mind. The Samsung D840 is a communication & entertainment mobile phone which comes in a stylish casing. The casing is available in either a sleek black finish or an eye catching...

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Samsung D840


but isn't as expensive. It's still got a 2 mega pixel camera and MP3 player, large colour screen and video capture

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Product Specifications


Autofocus: No
Built-in Camera: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Video Resolution in Pixel:Unknown


Audio Formats : Yes
Audio Playback: Yes
Bluetooth:Not Applicable
Case Material:Not Applicable
Dual SIM Card: No
GPS Receiver: No
I-Mode: No
Integrated Radio: No
Integrated TV Tuner: No
IP Protection:Not Applicable
Java: Yes
Material:Not Applicable
Multi SIM Card: No
Near Field Communication: No
Push to Talk: No
Realtone: Yes
Solar Energy Driven: No
Type of Case:Not Applicable
User Interface for Text:Telephone Keyboard
Video Client: Yes
Wireless Charging:Not Applicable


A2DP: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Memory Card Slot: Yes
Multi SIM Card: No
Near Field Communication: No
WiFi Connectivity: No
WiFi Data Exchange: No

Data Transfer



Display Technology:TFT Display
Number of Display Colours:262.144
Number of Displays:1

General Features

Aerial Connection:Not Applicable
Approved Partner:Not Applicable
Battery Quality:Nickel Metal Hydride
Battery Type:Nickel Metal Hydride
Bluetooth:Not Applicable
Colour Effect of Cover:Not Applicable
Colour of Cover:Not Applicable
Design:Not Applicable / Slider
Gaming Cover: No
Near Field Communication: No
Operating System:Proprietary
Operating System Version:CLOSED PROPRIET
Operator:EE / Fresh / O2 / Orange / Sim Free / T-MOBILE / Talk mobile / Virgin / Vodafone
Package: No
Product Type:Mobile Phone
Type of Case:Not Applicable
Type of Cover:Not Applicable
Type of Installation:Not Applicable
Type of Partial Cover:Not Applicable
Way of Buying:Contract / Prepay Pack / Sim Free


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


Processor Brand:Not Applicable
Processor Number:Not Applicable