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Emporia RL1

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 reviews of Emporia RL1. The average rating for this product is 2.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People really like the performance and size. The portability and usability also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the battery.

usability, portability, size, performance

battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Emporia RL1 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Emporia RL1

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Emporia RL1 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the portability.

portability

0% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Emporia ESSENCE VF1 / RL1 Vodafone Branding - sim-free,Emporia ESSENCE VF1 / RL1 Vodafone Branding - sim-free,

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: Stuart Miles (pocket-lint.com)

Emporia RL1 hands-on - Pocket-lint

 

In our continued quest to own phones that do everything from turning on our TV to keeping up with our social networking lives, it's sometimes hard to

Jul, 2011

Expert review by: Andrew Williams (trustedreviews.com)

Vodafone Emporia RL1

 

A budget mobile phone that wants to be a home phone.

Good call quality ; OLED screen ; Good value

No emergency call button ; Severe square design - an acquired taste

While it makes each letter easy to see, Jumbo leaves each menu option cut off at the edge of the screen, forcing you to wait for the painfully slow scroll to kick in to read the rest of the entry. Unless you have significantly compromised vision, the...

Jun, 2011

Expert review by: Mobile Choice UK (mobilechoiceuk.com)

Emporia RL1 review -

 

The ability to blacklist designated numbers from texting you may warn off some unwanted attention

The call quality was poor and for a phone that supposedly caters for the hard of hearing is near unforgiveable

Dec, 2011

Expert review by: What Mobile (whatmobile.net)

Emporia RL1 review

 

Vodafone has a long history of simple, effective handsets that don't boggle the mind and do the basics well. At first glance, this phone looks a bit odd: thin plastic, rough to the touch almost, with the power button on the side.

Takes ease of use to new levels – there’s nothing but a few chunky keys and a screen.

Sep, 2011

Expert review by: PhoneArena Team (phonearena.com)

Emporia RL1 Review

 

The Emporia RL1 is a phone built with the elderly in mind. It features a big numeric keypad, a high contrast OLED display, a minimalistic user interface, an LED flashlight, and a docking station has been included in the set...

Nov, 2011

Consumer review by: Roger (reevoo.com)

Vodafone Emporia RL1

 

excellent design, straightforward and easy to use,the charging cradle is brilliant

none yet

Nov, 2011

Consumer review by: Maggie (reevoo.com)

Vodafone Emporia RL1

 

Clear big numbers and easy to use

Poor battery life -more time charging than in use

Nov, 2011

Product Specifications

Camera

Autofocus:Not Applicable
Built-in Camera: No
Built-in Flash:Not Applicable
Video Resolution in Pixel:Not Applicable

Configuration

Audio Playback: No
GPS Receiver: No
I-Mode: No
Integrated Radio: No
Integrated TV Tuner: No
Java: No
Push to Talk: No
Realtone: No
User Interface for Text:Telephone Keyboard
Video Client: No

Connectivity

A2DP:Not Applicable
Bluetooth: No
Memory Card Slot: No
Multi SIM Card: No
Near Field Communication: No
USB: No
WiFi Connectivity: No
WiFi Data Exchange: No

Data Transfer

EDGE: No
GPRS: No
HSCSD: No
HSDPA: No
Technology:GSM/PCN

Display

Display Technology:AMOLED
Number of Display Colours:Unknown
Number of Displays:1

General Features

Design:Bar
EASY USE PHONE: Yes
Elderly Friendly Phone: Yes
Operating System:Proprietary
Operating System Version:CLOSED PROPRIET
Operator:Sim Free / Vodafone
Product Type:Mobile Phone
Way of Buying:Contract / Prepay Pack / Sim Free

Messaging

E-Mail Functionality: No
Instant Messaging: No
Push email: No

Processor

Processor Brand:Not Applicable
Processor Number:Not Applicable
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