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LG A250 / LG A250 Hornet

alaTest has collected and analyzed 57 reviews of LG A250 / LG A250 Hornet. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People are impressed by the portability and price. The design and size are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed reviews about the sound. The reception and battery get negative comments.

usability, size, design, price, portability

battery, reception

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the LG A250 / LG A250 Hornet is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for LG A250 / LG A250 Hornet

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of LG A250 / LG A250 Hornet from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. Views about the reliability and price are overall positive.

usability, price, reliability

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

This summary is based on the products: LG Hornet A250 Mobile Phone O2 Pay As You Go / Pre-Pay/ PAYG (Including £10 Airtime)LG Hornet A250 Mobile Phone O2 Pay As You Go / Pre-Pay/ PAYG (Including £10 Airtime)

Jul, 2017

Expert review by: Carly Page (somobile.co.uk)

LG Hornet A250

 

The LG Hornet A250 is a phone that aims to make dialing, texting and emailing straight-forward, and thanks to its basic feature set and simple design, it certainly manages to make things easy.

The phone's stand-out feature is its large buttoned keypad, which sits within its sleek clamshell casing. Ideal for the elderly or those with large fingers, the backlit keys are big enough to reduce mistakes when tapping out messages, and makes...

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Mr.ghulam (reevoo.com)

LG A250

 

nothing

does not come with headphones,so cant use radio or listen to music,also no cd comes with it so cant load music from computer easily.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Cindy (reevoo.com)

LG A250

 

Nice looking phone. Large keys for ease of use. Would certainly recommend.

Instruction leaflet that came with it wasn't very informative and I had to go to the O2 shop and speak to a very helpful guru who quickly showed me the workings! After that I found it a lovely easy phone to use. Battery life doesn't seem to be as good...

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Linda (reevoo.com)

LG A250

 

large fonts availble, good keys

takes a while to find your way around but worth it.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Julianne (reevoo.com)

LG A250

 

Easy to use, looks good, long battery life. Perfect for my granny!

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: David (reevoo.com)

LG A250

 

easy to use

none

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

LG A250

 

Clam shell, large screen.

Lack of instructions, complicated to set up but once set up then OK.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: PHIL (reevoo.com)

LG A250

 

VERY EASY TO USE

DOES NOT COME WITH EARPHONES AND THEY FIT INTO A SMALL USB SOCKET WHICH IS THE SAME SOCKET YOU USE FOR CHARGING. PROBLEM IS THEY DONT SELL THEM AND I CANT FIND ANYWHERE ELSE I CAN GET THEM. SO MUSIC RADIO AND HANDS FREE IS NOT POSSIBLE WITH THIS PHONE.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Lucy (reevoo.com)

LG A250

 

Very pleased my mother in law loves it.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: kye (reevoo.com)

LG A250

 

Easy to use

Not loud enough

Mar, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio formats supported:AAC, AAC+, MIDI, MP3, MP4 / AAC, AMR, MP3 / AAC, MP3
FM radio: Yes
Microphone included: Yes
Music player: Yes
Polyphonic rings quantity:64
Ringer type:Monophonic / MP3 / Polyphonic
Speakers:Mono
Voice codecs:AMR-NB
Voice Recording: Yes

Call management

Call divert: Yes
Call hold: Yes
Call timer: Yes
Call waiting: Yes
Speed dialing: Yes

Camera

Auto Focus: No
Built-in Camera: Yes
Built-in Flash: No
Digital Zoom:2
Main camera resolution:1280 x 960
Main camera resolution (numeric):1.3
Multi-shot: Yes
Night mode: Yes
Self-timer: Yes
White Balance:Auto
Zoom capability: Yes

Certificates

Specific absorption rate (SAR) value (EU):0.574

Data Transmission

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.1 / 2.1+EDR
Infrared data port: No

Display

Display:LCD / TFT
Display diagonal:5.59
Display number of colours:262144 colours / 65536 colours
Display Resolution:176 x 220
External display: Yes
External display diagonal:2.54
External display number of colours:Monochrome
External display resolution:96 x 64 / 96 x 96
Touchscreen: No

GPS Performance

GPS: No
GPS (satellite): No
Position location:N / No

Keyboard

Navigation key: Yes

Management features

Microphone mute: Yes

Memory

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Flash card support: Yes
Internal Memory:10 / 6
Maximum memory card size:4 / 8

Messaging

E-mail: Yes
Instant messaging (IM): Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
Data network:EDGE, GPRS, GSM
EDGE multislot class:12
GPRS multislot class:12
GSM bands supported:850,900,1800,1900
SIM card capability:Single SIM
WAP:1.0 / 2.0 / Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Other features

Headphone outputs:1
Operating system installed:N, -
Playable formats:MP3, AAC, AAC+, AAC++, AMR-NB, IMelody, Midi, MP4
Playback formats:MP3, AAC, AAC+, AAC++, AMR-NB, IMelody, Midi, MP4
Smartphone: No
TV-Out : No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Video capability: Yes

Packaging Content

Manual: Yes

Phone features

Active toolbar: Yes
Conference call: Yes
Flight mode: Yes
Form factor:Clamshell
Java technology: Yes
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm Clock / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Recorder / Alarm clock, Calendar / Alarm clock, Calendar, Games, To-do list
Personalization:Menu
Phonebook capacity:1000
Speakerphone: Yes
Text prediction system:T9
Vibrating Alert: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:Micro-USB B
USB port: Yes
USB version:2.0

Power

Battery Capacity:900
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):100 / 500
Talk time (2G):3 / 4

Technical Details

Alarm function: Yes
Colour of product:Black / Purple
EDGE: Yes
GPRS: Yes
Quad band (850/900/1800/1900):Y
Subscription type:No subscription
T9 text input: Yes
USB mass storage: Yes
Volume Control:Digital

Video

Frame rate:15
Video call: No
Video capture resolution (max):176 x 144
Video compression formats:H.263 / H.263, MPEG4
Video Playback: Yes
Video recording: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.57 / 1.58
Height :9.98
Weight:92
Width:5.1
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