Samsung Galaxy Young S5360 is designed to fit into small pockets and be operated by tiny fingers. Just like its name, it is a perfect choice for your teenage daughter or son. The measurements of 10.4 by 5.8 by 1.15cm and 97.5g make it sleek and light enough. The display screen is a 256k TFT touchscreen, with a resolution of 240 by 230 pixels. It is a light duty phone, small but still packs very many components. For its light operation, its 160MB of internal memory and 290 MB RAM are just ideal for the small phone.
The model has a compact design with curved fine edges. If you are looking for an elegantly designed mobile phone, then Samsung Galaxy Young S5360 will not disappoint. It is also not chunky and can fit easily into your pockets. Although, it looks slim, it is strongly built to handle accidental falls in school or in other rowdy parties. Small as it is, the phone is capable of supporting an extra memory of 32GB. In addition, it comes with a USB charger to facilitate battery recharging. The battery life is an amazing 850 hours of standby time and a talk time of up to 17 hours.
It has excellent features Samsung Galaxy Young S5360 is sluggish in performance, owing to its slow processor. It is only suitable for lighter tasks such as typing messages, operating home screens and capturing photos. Other heftier applications will take long to load. In addition, the camera that has a 2-megapixel capturing device ruins the clarity of photos. Another thing is not the best when you want to take videos since it will give you foggy video footage.
The Titan silver colored LG G Flex is one of latest Smartphone that was released in October 2013. It is an ultra slim phone and weighs 177g. With a curved body and display and a self-healing cover at the back, it is a unique phone. It uses android operating system 4.2.2 with a quad-core CPU for fast processing of information.
The curved body of LG G Flex gives it its uniqueness while comparing with other phones in the market. It also has other advanced features such as being the first phone with a vertically curved display and a capacitive touch screen. The internal memory is 32 GB with a 2 GB RAM with no memory card slot since it has enough internal memory. Access to internet is at high speed with HSDPA having a speed of 42 mbps. The phone is also a Wi-Fi hotspot with fast internet at 3G and GPRS and EDGE capabilities. It can be used to take high quality photos with its 13 MP camera, which has autofocus. The video has HDR and stereo sound recording for quality videos. Using its GPS system you can find locations and places while listening to its FM radio. Although the battery is not removable, it has a standby time of 14 days.
With the many features, the LG G Flex phone is large to accommodate all of them. This makes it difficult to put in the pocket especially if wearing tight clothes. The exorbitant price is also not pocket friendly for many making it unreachable.
For the lovers of music Sony Ericsson W810i was released in 2006. Despite being discontinued, the phone is still out there in the market. The phone comes in satin black and fusion white colors.
Also known as walkman, the Sony Ericsson W810i has great features which support music. It supports MP3 music player and AAC digital audio files. This is together with an fm radio making it fulfill its role of a walkman. The phone also has a 2 MP camera and it has the capability to take videos as well. It can connect to the internet using its EDGE and GPRS connectivity. Its Bluetooth feature has enhanced hands free use. It has an internal memory of 20 MB, which can be expanded using Stick duo expansion to 4 GB. With a talk time of up to 8 hours and standby time of 350 hours, the phone has a long lasting battery. For data and information retrieval such as music and photos, it has a USB port connectivity that can connect it to the computer.
In the current age of digital technology, the Sony Ericsson W810i phone does not access the internet using 3G, which is faster. Despite the unlocked model of the phone being compatible with other GSM carriers such as AT&T and T-mobile, it only supports limited features of the carriers. It also does not work with some CDMA carriers. This limits the uses of the phone with other carriers. The internal memory is too low and it is impossible to use it without using the expandable memory.
HTC A9192 Inspire 4G is an android Smartphone with the latest in terms of speed since it has 4G internet access. It is the first Smartphone to be branded as 4G to run on AT&T wireless network. Although it has been discontinued, it is still available and the phone was released in January 2011. It comes in red, brown and black colors.
With its top-notch features, HTC A9192 Inspire 4G uses android 2.2 as the operating system that can be upgraded to 2.3. This gives the phone the ability to deal with a lot of information. It also has high processing capacity with a CPU of 1 GHz. It has multi touch- screen display at 480×800 pixels at 4.3 inches. It has large storage capacity with an internal memory of 4 GB and 768 MB RAM and an expandable memory of up to 32 GB. This makes it possible to process and store the large amount of information that it processes. For internet connectivity, the phone has Wi-Fi technology in addition to 4G, GPRS and EDGE. Be assured of taking great photos and videos with the phone since it has an 8 MP camera with autofocus and a HD 720P camcorder. It also have stereo music and fm radio to its many features. It can be used for long hours with its up to 6 hours talk time and 15 ½ days stand by time.
It size contributes to the downside of HTC A9192 Inspire 4G. This makes it tricky to carry since it is and big heavy. It also rarely gives the experience of 4G internet, reverting to other internet connectivity such as 3G and EDGE.
This smart phone from Blackberry is also known as blackberry bold 9300 or Blackberry Curve 9300. It is a newer version of Blackberry Curve 9320. It was released in August 2010. The international version has a graphite grey color and others are in black and red colors.
With a blackberry operating system of 5.0 that is up-gradable, the blackberry bold 9300 supports many smartphone capabilities such as having navigation maps and GPS support. It also has a document viewer which can view documents in word, excel and PowerPoint. The phone comes with a 2 MP camera and video recording capabilities. This is in addition to the high resolution of 1600×1200 pixels. It connects to the internet using 3G network in addition to having Wi-Fi connectivity. The phone also has GPRS and EDGE capabilities. The blackberry 9300 has a long standby time of about 19 days with a talk time of up to 4 hours. Its QWERTY keyboard enables one to compose messages easily.
512 RAM and 4GB internal memory makes the LG Optimus L7 P705 Black a high-technology phone running on the android 4.0 operating system. It has a black, sleek and elegant design. It comes with exceptional specifications, one which you will not find in many smartphones that are currently available in the market.
This sleek phone has a flattened shape making it easier for you to slide it in your pocket. It is also light in weight. LG Optimus L7 P705 Black works very fast, you will experience the common details that come with other android phones. In addition, it has a 4.3-inch display of capacitative screen, which provides you a large view when watching movies. The display offers nice viewing angles. The screen is well protected by a Gorilla glass from scratches, remaining as good as new for a long time. The android 4.0.3 Ice-cream sandwich allows you to enjoy a wide range of applications which you would not access if you are using Gingerbread.
Although LG Optimus L7 P705 Black is vastly equipped with advanced software, it lacks on the appropriate hardware. It has a 1GHz processor which greatly affects its overall performance. You might need more than one battery, especially when you are travelling over long distances. When it is fully charged, it will barely last you a day, owing to its bright display. The phone poses some challenges, if you try to operate it, under the glare of the sun. Last but not the least; its touch screen sensitivity is a little bit sluggish.
HTC HD7 is a Windows Phone 7, which was produced by Microsoft Corporation in 2010. It resembles the earlier version, the HTC HD2 in design and most of its specifications. Its 12.2 by 6.8 by 1.12cm and 162g makes it a very light phone to carry around. You will hardly feel the weight in the pocket. It has an LCD screen (capacitative) with a screen resolution of 480 by 800 pixels.
The model features a 1GHz snapdragon processor, which enables it to provide exceptional power for functions. It has an internal memory of 8GB in Europe and 16GB for Asia. This compensates for its lack of a slot for a microSD card. You will have a smooth ride as you try opening various applications. Unlike other smartphones, which only produce VGA videos, this amazing phone supports HD recording. For still photos, the five-megapixel camera produces photos with outstanding clarity. Regardless of whether you are capturing things in your poorly illuminated room or outdoors, you can rest assured to capture exemplary images. HTC HD7 is strongly built with a quality casing which give it an elegant look. Lastly, it boasts of a high-resolution screen measuring 4.3 inches, which is magnificent with vibrant colors.
Although, HTC HD7 Windows phone is a high-technology device, it misses on some things. First, smartphone users love to multitask which you will not be capable of, if you choose this phone. In addition, you be able to copy and paste images and texts. It also does not have an internet flash to signal you when there is connectivity. Moreover, it is difficult to hit the unlock button and especially for left-handers, owing to its design. For those who dislike large screens, you may require to get another model.
Blackberry 9860 is a smart phone that is also known as blackberry torch 9860. It uses the blackberry operating system with great features in internet connectivity, photographing and storage. It comes with many features but you will love its slight weight of 135g. The TFT capacitive touch screen is also very responsive. The phone has 6.8 hours talk time and a standby time of 13.9 days. The international version of the phone is black in color.
The phone is technologically advanced with an operating system of blackberry 7 OS. Blackberry 9860 also has a fast processor at 1.2 GHz speed and a top-notch HTML5 web browser. The 3.7-inch touch screen is big enough for good display of content. It has fast internet connectivity since it is 3G enabled and it can access internet using Wi-Fi which is a wireless network. Its GPS features are good for navigation purposes and for finding a location. Taking quality photos and videos has been made a reality with Blackberry 9860 high-resolution color display and a 5 MP camera and a HD 720p for video. For storage, the phone has a big capacity of 4 GB memory with an expandable memory of 32 GB using a microSD memory card.
Although it is an unlocked great phone with the magnificent features, it has no compatibility with some of the GSM and CDMA carriers and for those it is compatible with, it does not support some of the features. This may limit its usage since you cannot get the full benefit of using different features.
LG P990 Optimus 2X is a dual core Smartphone which runs an android 2.2.1 operating system. Despite its seemingly big size of 12.39 x 6.32 x 1.09 cm, it light enough to carry in your pocket, with a weight of just 112g. In addition, it has excellent features that make it among the list of quality android-based phones. With an internal memory of 8GB and expandable memory of up to 32GB, this is as big as phone memories get anywhere.
It offers fast operation owing to its dual core processor and Tegra 2 chip. In addition, it has a great design; very slim to perfectly fit in your hands. It also features an 8-megapixel camera, which produces photos with exceptional clarity. LG P990 Optimus 2X has a 4-inch LCD screen with a resolution of 480 by 800 pixels. It is protected by corning gorilla glass that can live for a long time. If you love shooting home videos then this phone is a perfect choice, it supports HD recording. Its metal casing offers maximum protection from any unexpected fall. Lastly, the device has a good user interface and outstanding hardware performance.
LG P990 Optimus 2X has a wanting battery life. You may need charge more often, to enjoy its many features and applications. Its camera provides nice photos but its flash is not functional. You can barely take photos under poor illumination. In addition, you will have to use the virtual button on the screen, since it does not have a dedicated camera key to aid in capturing photos. For audio files, you will have a problem adapting to this phone’s low speaker volume.
Samsung Galaxy Gio is a small-sized Smartphone packed with robust features. It runs on android (v2.2 Froyo operating system, which can be upgraded to v2.3). It is a budget phone, which will not put a dent on your account. You can look forward to enjoying great sound and display from this small smartphone.
The phone is perfectly designed to fit into your hands. It has rounded corners which accentuates its overall design. Samsung Galaxy Gio is entirely made of plastic; hence it is light, just 102g, and easy to carry around. Despite, being built of plastic, it is strong enough to handle short accidental falls. It is not quite flashy but it has a simple style for formal occasions. In the event of an incoming call, it features a proximity sensor which locks the screen when you are taking a call. Being a small version, a touch screen of 3.2 inches is just enough for viewing photos and watching videos. Lastly, it comes with a USB port for data connections and charging. You can comfortably connect the gadget to your PC or laptop.
Although, this phone model is very affordable, it still has its cons. It has a 3.2 megapixel camera, which produces low quality photos. The model also lacks a shutter key for the camera and you will need to use the virtual screen button as an alternative. In addition, it does not support HD recording, making it a poor device for video footage. Samsung Galaxy Gio does not have a sufficient internal memory. It can only hold 181MB, you will need to purchase a microSD memory card. This model misses to have a flash for internet connectivity.