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Verizon Wireless CDM 8975

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the camera and portability. The usability and design also get good feedback, but there are some negative comments about the screen and sound.

design, usability, portability, camera

sound, screen

On average, users rate this product 90/100.

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Verizon Wireless CDM8975

 

When we think of push-to-talk phones, we admit that we usually think of phones from Nextel rather than Verizon Wireless. But Verizon Wireless does offer very good push-to-talk devices, such as the rugged Verizon Wireless G'zOne Boulder and the more...

The Verizon Wireless CDM8975 is a robust push-to-talk phone with features like a megapixel camera, EV-DO, and a music player

The Verizon Wireless CDM8975 has a lackluster design, the external display is washed out, and photo quality is average

The Verizon Wireless CDM8975 is a decent push-to-talk phone with good midtier features.

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Verizon Wireless CDM8975 Review

 

It has been almost eight months since Verizon re-launched its PTT (Push-To-Talk) service with the introduction of the Motorola Adventure and rugged Casio G'zOne Boulder, with both using the more advanced EVDO Rev A network. Now a third contender has...

Consumer review by:

Good phone!

 

Small and convenient. Fits right in the palm of my hand. Seems to always have a clear signal in places that don't cause a dropped signal. This is my favorite phone so far and I've had a cell phone for about eight years now. This phone can hold ......

I love how well it works as JUST A PHONE! All I want in a cell phone is a good clear signal and a good design. This has both. Anyone who wants a cell phone to just be a cell phone will be very happy with this one. Works very nicely

Now I have to sit here and find a con...who says there has to be a con? The only con I can think of is there probably won't be a newer model just like it when it's time to renew my contract

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"Worst phone I ever purchased."

 

Getting ready to go back to my old phone.

None that I have seen or Heard.

Sound. People keep telling me that I sound far away.

Consumer review by:

"Good phone!"

 

Small and convenient. Fits right in the palm of my hand. Seems to always have a clear signal in places that don't cause a dropped signal. This is my favorite phone so far and I've had a cell phone for about eight years now. This phone can hold a full...

I love how well it works as JUST A PHONE! All I want in a cell phone is a good clear signal and a good design. This has both. Anyone who wants a cell phone to just be a cell phone will be very happy with this one. Works very nicely.

Now I have to sit here and find a con...who says there has to be a con? The only con I can think of is there probably won't be a newer model just like it when it's time to renew my contract.

Consumer review by:

Good phone!

 

Small and convenient. Fits right in the palm of my hand. Seems to always have a clear signal in places that don't cause a dropped signal. This is my favorite phone so far and I've had a cell phone for about eight years now. This phone can hold a full...

I love how well it works as JUST A PHONE! All I want in a cell phone is a good clear signal and a good design. This has both. Anyone who wants a cell phone to just be a cell phone will be very happy with this one. Works very nicely

Now I have to sit here and find a con...who says there has to be a con? The only con I can think of is there probably won't be a newer model just like it when it's time to renew my contract

Product Specifications

A personal on-the-go entertainment system, the Verizon Wireless CDM8975 allows you to stay in touch with family and friends as well as: instantly connect with your contacts with push to talk capabilities. Enjoy music and videos anywhere with V CAST music with rhapsody and V CAST videos. Browse the Internet for your favorite websites or the latest news and sports scores with Mobile Web. Never miss a picture perfect moment again with a 1.3 Megapixel camera.

Antenna

Antenna Type:Internal

Battery

Standby Time (PB):89hours
Talk Time (PB):285minutes

Calculator

Type:Basic

Cellular

Combined with:With digital camera / digital player
Integrated Components:Digital camera / Digital player
Phone Form Factor:Folder
Service Provider:Verizon Wireless
Technology:CDMA2000 1X
Type:Cellular phone
Vibrating Alert: Yes

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:0.8in
Height:3.5in
Weight:3.2oz
Width:1.9in

Display

Color Depth:18-bit (262000 Colors)
Diagonal Size:2in
Diagonal Size (metric):5.1cm
Type:LCD display

Flash Memory

Supported Flash Memory Cards:microSD

Header

Manufacturer:Verizon
Model:CDM 8975
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Verizon Wireless

Messaging & Data Services

Internet Browser: Yes

Optical Sensor

Sensor Resolution:1.3Megapixel

Organizer

Alarm Clock: Yes
Calendar: Yes
Reminder: Yes

Telephone Memory

Phone Book Capacity:500names & numbers
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