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Cat B100

alaTest has collected and analyzed 101 reviews of Cat B100. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Opinions about the battery and portability are overall positive. The durability and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas opinions are divided on the design.

size, usability, durability, portability, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Cat B100 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 101 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Cat B100

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 37 user reviews of Cat B100 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the battery and sound. The usability and portability are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some negative reviews about the price and design.

durability, portability, usability, sound, battery

design, price

92% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Cat B100 Unlocked GSM 3G Military Grade + IP67 Certified Cell Phone - BlackCat B100 Unlocked GSM 3G Military Grade + IP67 Certified Cell Phone - Black

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Cat B100

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of Cat B100 from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.ca. Reviews about the battery and sound are generally positive. The price and durability are also appreciated. Many are less positive about the reliability.

portability, durability, price, sound, battery

reliability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: NEW CATERPILLAR CAT B100 IP67 ULTRA RUGGED BLACK FACTORY UNLOCKED SINGLE SIM (SIM 1 : 2G 850/900/1800/1900 & 3G HSDPA 850/1700/1900/2100NEW CATERPILLAR CAT B100 IP67 ULTRA RUGGED BLACK FACTORY UNLOCKED SINGLE SIM (SIM 1 : 2G 850/900/1800/1900 & 3G HSDPA 850/1700/1900/2100

Oct, 2017

Expert review by: play3r.net (play3r.net)

CAT B100 Phone Overview

 

Today I will be taking a look at the CAT B100 phone – that's right, not a smartphone that most tech sites are plastered with, but an actual phone with a physical keypad. The B100 is CAT's answer to the current flimsy phone market for the more active...

Jul, 2014

Consumer review by: Cindy (directtvs.co.uk)

CAT B100 Black Unlocked & SIM Free

 

I dont like this phone it isnt what i wanted

Its not what i expected ,would send it back

Apr, 2016

Consumer review by: joe (directtvs.co.uk)

CAT B100 Black Unlocked & SIM Free

 

long talktime

poor ring tones poor back ground screen

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: alan (directtvs.co.uk)

CAT B100 Black Unlocked & SIM Free

 

tough good looking in a manly way good battery you can hear the ring tone and the talking great

zero

Jan, 2016

Consumer review by: yeesh (bestbuy.com)

Solid Phone

 

This is a great rugged phone. Can take a beating and has great reception. I would recommend this to anyone looking for solid rugged feature phone.

May, 2015

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio formats supported:AAC,AAC+,AMR-NB,AMR-WB,IMY,MIDI,MP3,WAV
Speakers:Mono
Voice codecs:AMR-NB, AMR-WB

Battery

Battery Capacity:1150
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):552
Talk time (2G):10

Camera

Built-in Camera:Y / Yes
Built-in Flash:Y
Digital Zoom:4
Fixed focus:Y
Front Camera:N / No
Main camera resolution (numeric):3
Maximum frame rate:30
Rear camera:Y
Rear camera resolution (numeric):3
Second Camera: No
Video recording: Yes
Zoom capability:Y / Yes

Certificates

Body SAR (EU):0.562
Certification:MIL-SPEC 810G
Head SAR (EU):0.951

Data Transmission

Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP, AVRCP, DUN, FTP, OPP, SPP
Bluetooth version:2.0 / 2.0+EDR

Design

Colour of product:Black, Silver, Yellow
Form factor:Bar
International Protection (IP) code:IP67
Protection features:Dust resistant, Shock resistant, Water resistant

Display

Display:TFT
Display diagonal:5.59
Display Resolution:240 x 320
External display:N / No
Orientation sensor: No
Touchscreen: No

GPS Performance

Assisted GPS (A-GPS):N / Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite): Yes
Position location:N / Y

Memory

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Flash card support:Y / Yes
Flash memory:128
Internal Memory:50
Internal RAM:0.0625 / 64
Maximum memory card size:32
RAM capacity:64
ROM capacity:128

Messaging

E-mail: Yes

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:AAC, AAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, IMY, MIDI, MP3
Image formats supported:BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG
Video compression formats:H.262, H.263
Video formats supported:3GP, MP4
Voice codecs:AMR-NB, AMR-WB

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS): Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite): Yes
Position location: Yes

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:EDGE, GPRS, GSM
3G:Y / Yes
3G bands supported:850,1900 / 900,2100
3G standards:UMTS, WCDMA
4G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP, AVRCP, DUN, FTP, OPP, SPP
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR
Data network:2G, 3G, EDGE, GPRS, GSM, UMTS, WCDMA / EDGE,GPRS,GSM,UMTS,WCDMA
SIM card capability:Single SIM
SIM card type:MiniSIM
WCDMA bands supported:850,1900
Wi-Fi:N / No

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):-20 - 55 / -25 - 55

Other features

Headphone outputs:1

Performance

Operating system installed:Nucleus OS
Operating System Version:2.1
Subscription type:No subscription

Phone features

Form factor:Bar
Personal info management (PIM):Calculator
Vibrating Alert: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:MICRO-USB / Micro-USB A
USB port:Y / Yes
USB version:2.0

Power

Battery Capacity:1150
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):552
Talk time (2G):10

Processor

Processor family:MEDIATEK
Processor Model:MT6276W

Software

Operating system installed:Nucleus OS
Operating System Version:2.1

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Internal RAM:64
Internal ROM:128
Internal storage capacity:50
Maximum memory card size:32
RAM capacity:0.0625
ROM capacity:128

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription

Technical Details

Colour of product:Black
Image formats supported:BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG
International Protection (IP) code:IP67
Protection features:Crash proof, Dust resistant, Waterproof
Subscription type:No subscription
Type:Feature phone
Video formats supported:3GP,MP4

Video

Video call:N / No
Video capturing speed:30
Video compression formats:3GP, IMY, MP4
Video recording:Y

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.75 / 17.5
Height :12.3 / 123.5
Weight:136
Width:5.6 / 56
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