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Virgin Mobile M840 - Samsung Galaxy Ring No-Contract Mobile Phone - White/Silver

alaTest has collected and analyzed 109 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the screen and GPS navigation. The camera and price also get good reviews, but reviews are divided on the sound. Some have doubts about the features and reliability.

usability, price, camera, GPS navigation, screen

battery, reliability, features

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Virgin Mobile M840 - Samsung Galaxy Ring No-Contract Mobile Phone - White/Silver is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Just what my grandson needed


My grandson is quite pleased with this phone and he bought a case and plastic protector because it was getting scratchedThis product is... Easy navigation, Tough/durable, Good video qualityAbout me... My phone is my life, Heavy texter, grandson loves...

So many nice features

uses a lot of minutes, can,t figure out why

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Great smart phone for the money.


This is My first smart phone by LG and I thought it was great for the cost.It does all I wanted it to do and more.But I will need to find a way to increase the internal storage in order to install more apps.Overall it is a great phone to start...

Has alot of features and great sound and picture quality

Limited internal storage memory for apps.,ect

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You Get What You Pay For


I often have to manually reset the phone because my phone freezes and certain keys on the touch screen don't work. Unfortunately my passcode is all the keys. I honestly wouldn't recommend this product. I have been with VM since the 7th grade and I'm...


Phone freezes


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Great little Phone


This phone is actually a great value. It works better and with less glitches than my SIII. I have since upgraded and given it to my teenaged son who loves it.About me... My phone is my life

Works Better than my SIII

picture quality, hard to find cases

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Great Camera


I realy like this phone, I like to take pictures with this phone, they look very clear and its fast. Also a very reasonable price and good quality. The only thing is that can't find a pretty case to my phone, there is very little case variety. Still I...

very clear pictures, good price

hard to find protective case

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Great phone for low price


For the price of my wife's Samsung Galaxy this is just as good, in all aspects. Easy to use, great pictures, great reception,This product is... Easy navigation, Replaced my camera, Good video qualityAbout me... Heavy texter, Heavy apps user, Need phone...

Easy to use, good price, and nice looking

Scratches easily

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Just okay


I dunno if its the sprint network or the phone but call drops out of nowhere, I'm hearing that people have to all 3 and 4 times to actually reach me. The battery is pretty good, and it charges fast. Camera app does not let you take the time to perfect...

aesthetically nice, easy to navigate

call drops, camera app closes after small time passes

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It really, really stinks, very unreliable!!!!!!


This phone has been dying in pieces... Maps stopped working several months ago. It tells me it stopped working several times a day. the "UI" crashes so regularly that if it hasn't crashed yet in a week I keep waiting for it to. And it does, usually at...

can skype call on it

maps stopped working

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Love the rear face camera


Great phone for the price. Love the rear facing camera. Would definately recommend to a friend.This product is... Easy navigationAbout me... Heavy texter, Need phone to keep me organized

Perfect for what I Need

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My first smart phone, so far really like it.


Just got it. Like the size compared to my tablet, makes it easier to take with me without a carry around.This product is... Replaced my MP3 player, Tough/durableAbout me... Heavy texter

Nice size

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