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LG KP170

alaTest has collected and analyzed 196 reviews of LG KP170. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the camera and size. The portability and price also get good feedback. Many are critical about the GPS navigation and performance, while opinions are divided on the battery.

usability, price, portability, size, camera

screen, sound, reception, performance, GPS navigation

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the LG KP170 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 user reviews of LG KP170 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Reviewers really like the design and portability. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably.

price, usability, portability, design

88% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: LG KP170 black silver without Branding - unlockedLG KP170 black silver without Branding - unlocked

May, 2017

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

LG KP170


good price for that price.bought as spare phone so expecting to be basic

very light almost as if its a toy.sound is terrible have to concentrate very hard to hear so not using at all now,so waste of money ; reception also not good receives calls but cant make them on occasions usually when you really need to

Jul, 2010

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

LG KP170


simple and easy and cheap

no memory card

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: paul (

LG KP170


ok for the price

not yet

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

LG KP170


compact ok for talking and text when signal not lost

Constantly losing signal.Voice mail wont turn off keeps beeping

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

LG KP170


excellent value for money - good basic pay as you go phone

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: Julian (

LG KP170


Very light - relatively easy to use - just a good product overall

None that are apparent

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

LG KP170


Small compact, does everything it purports to

Short battery life when in use but good standby life. Sound quality at times a bit iffy

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: farid (

LG KP170


Its look nice friendly use light waight,and most important thing reasonable price

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: Tom (

LG KP170


Small and cheap

I bought it because it was a cheap phone but it never worked properly from the day I bought it ; Other people described the way I sounded to them as robotic ; Also the messaging and text input was really bad. Was slow and couldn't handle fast texting

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: ume (

LG KP170


very god phone in less price any body can afford it and good as a product

they should put camera it it so people can enjoy it more its should be like big hamper in small bag :)

Jun, 2010

Product Specifications


FM radio: No
Music player: No
Polyphonic rings quantity:32
Ringer type:Polyphonic


Built-in Camera: Yes
Digital Zoom:4
Main camera resolution (numeric):1

Data Transmission

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR
Infrared data port: No


Display diagonal:4.5
Display number of colours:262144 colours / 65536 colours
Display Resolution:128 x 160
Touchscreen: No


Flash card support: No
Internal Memory:4


MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes


Data network:GPRS

Other features

Networking type:GSM / GSM/GPRS
Operating Frequency:900/1800
Playable formats:Midi, SMAF, i-melody, AMR, AAC, MP3
Smartphone: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Phone features

Form factor:Bar
Java technology: Yes
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Stopwatch
Phonebook capacity:1000
Speakerphone: Yes
Text prediction system:T9
Vibrating Alert: Yes


Battery Capacity:900
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):100 / 240
Talk time (2G):3.3 / 4

Technical Details

Colour of product:Black / Silver
Technical features:MSC, PC-sync

Weight & Dimensions

Height :10.5 / 10.7
Weight:72 / 83
Width:4.56 / 4.7
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