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Samsung WAVE 578 S5780

alaTest has collected and analyzed 52 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the durability and reliability. The design and usability also get good opinions. Comments about the camera and battery are different, and many are less positive about the features.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Samsung WAVE 578 S5780 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 52 reviews)

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Amazon.com review summary for Samsung WAVE 578 S5780

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 user reviews of Samsung WAVE 578 S5780 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.com.

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77% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

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Samsung Wave 578 Review

 

The Samsung Wave 578 is another entry level bada OS phone, with a 3.2” display and 3MP camera. It has just one difference – the Near Field Communication (NFC) chip inside.

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Samsung Wave 578

 

We can't imagine that anyone has ever woken up in the morning and decided to go out and specifically buy a phone running Bada, but Samsung shifted 5 million Wave handsets last year running the OS.. so they must be doing something right. From a consumer...

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Samsung Wave 578 hands-on

 

The Samsung Wave 578 was announced as one of the devices that Orange will be offering which packs in NFC. We tracked down the elusive little phone at Mobile World Congress 2011 in Barcelona. In the hand the Samsung Wave 578 is reminiscent of entry- or...

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Samsung Wave 578 hands-on test

 

The Samsung Wave 578 looks like a solid touchscreen feature phone, but it may be buried under the bargain Android horde.

Should be inexpensive ; Innovative T9 Trace virtual keyboard

Short on features and apps compared to similarly cheap Android phones

In a world flooded with cheap Android handsets, it's hard to get excited about the Samsung Wave 578. It's not as simple to use as a basic feature phone, but it lacks the apps and features of a fully fledged smart phone. We think its success depends on...

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Samsung Wave 578

 

cant think of any

keep switching off wont turn back on have to remove battery

Product Specifications

Camera

Autofocus: No
Built-in Camera:Double Camera
Built-in Flash: No
Video Resolution in Pixel:320 x 240 (QVGA) / 640 x 480 (VGA)

Configuration

Audio Playback: Yes
GPS Receiver:Built-in
Integrated Radio:FM Radio
Integrated TV Tuner: No
Java: Yes
Push to Talk: No
Realtone: Yes
User Interface for Text:Touchscreen
Video Client: Yes

Connectivity

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

Data Transfer

EDGE: Yes
GPRS: Yes
HSCSD: No
HSDPA:No / Yes
Technology:GSM/PCN / WCDMA (UMTS)

Display

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

General Features

Design:Bar
EASY USE PHONE: No
Elderly Friendly Phone: No
Operating System:Bada
Operator:EE / Orange
Product Type:Mobile Phone / Smartphone
Way of Buying:Contract / Prepay Pack

Messaging

E-Mail Functionality: Yes
Instant Messaging: Yes
Push email: Yes
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