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Samsung WAVE 578 S5780

Samsung WAVE 578 S5780
alaScore 81

48 reviews

Sep, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 48 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the responsiveness and build quality. The design and usability are also appreciated. Many are negative about the camera. There are some mixed views about the battery.

value for money, usability, design, build quality, responsiveness


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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Consumer review by: review summary for Samsung WAVE 578 S5780


alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 user reviews of Samsung WAVE 578 S5780 from 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

value for money, build quality, usability

77% of the reviews on 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 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