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Motorola A780

alaTest has collected and analyzed 124 reviews of Motorola A780. 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. Opinions about the performance and portability are overall positive. The GPS navigation and usability also get good feedback, but many are negative about the price and battery.

size, usability, GPS navigation, portability, performance

battery, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Motorola A780 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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Expert review by: Your Mobile Phone Reviews UK (yourmobilephonereviews)

Motorola A780 Phone


The Motorola A780 is a beautiful touch screen mobile phone that comes with great technology. The phone has a clam shell opening system but the user can operate & view the phone in the closed position. Externally the phone has a viewing window that...

Expert review by: Hardware Zone (

Motorola A780 (Quad-Band)


Overall, the Motorola A780 is an impressive smartphone with plenty of features to boast right out of the box to please most mobile warriors. Powered by Linux and Java platform, what you'll get from the A780 is nothing short of a stable and highly...

Jan, 2006

Expert review by: Jin Khang Ong (

Review: Motorola A780


Jin Khang takes Motorola's latest, and presumably greatest, linux based smartphone for a test drive. The A780 is more or less an update to the A768i that adds an external keypad and a 1.3 megapixel camera.

Apr, 2005

Expert review by: Mobile Gazette (

motorola A780


Like many other recent Motorolas, the A780 is a fantastic phone that will have the competition seriously worried, although we doubt that Motorola can bring it to market in a timely fashion, and 48Mb memory is simply not enough and hopefully this can be...

Jul, 2004

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Motorola A780 Cell Phone Review


High-tech meets user friendly in the sleek, sophisticated and feature-packed Motorola A780 - combining advanced functionality and ease of use to make this handset indispensable to on-the-go professionals who work and play hard. The Motorola A780 may...

Touch Screen

Heavy, Bulky

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Motorola A780


The A780 is a quad-band device, and stresses on mobile office connectivity plus multi-media entertainment. It combines the ideal features of a mobile phone with the capabilities of a personal digital assistant (PDA), digital camera, video player, and...

That's all I can think of right now. If I can get the browser problems fixed, it will be the closest thing to a perfect GSM Quad-Band PDA/phone implementation that I have seen. Only thing missing is Wi-Fi. If anyone has any questions - feel free to ask...

Consumer review by: wolferator (

Motorola A780 Quadband Unlocked GSM Bluetooth Phone


Motorola needs to go back to the drawing board on this model and make it so the modem can restart itself after it drops signal.Avoid it - too problematicPros:Nice appearance, easy to install.Cons:It drops the signal and can't pick it back up on its...

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: emrobin (

Motorola A780 Quadband Unlocked GSM Bluetooth Phone


Do not waste your money. Buy a separate cable modem and router to maximize your broadband.Motorola missed the boatPros:NoneCons:Slows broadband speeds. Frequently drops wireless connections to devices. Motorola Customer Support denies device problems.

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: wrldtravler (

Motorola A780 Quadband Unlocked GSM Bluetooth Phone


Does exactly what it says it will do. Is fast and reliable. Also one of the only options for DOCSIS Cable ISP. Expensive compared to similar DSL units.Exactly what I needed!Pros:Works with Charter. Reliable Signal and good performance.Cons:Wont allow...

Dec, 2010

Consumer review by: xmsup (

Motorola A780 Quadband Unlocked GSM Bluetooth Phone


Highly RecommendedPeace of MindPros:Speed Speed Speed Easy to set up Reliable SpeedCons:Bright, confusing lights

Mar, 2010

Product Specifications


Battery Capacity:780
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):190
Talk time (2G):6


Built-in Camera: Yes
Camera resolution:1300
Rear Camera Resolution:1300


Colour of product:Black, Silver


Display number of colours:65536 colours
Display Resolution:240 x 320
Display Type:TFT


MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes


FM radio: No


2G standards:GPRS
Bluetooth: Yes

Other features

Java technology: Yes
Music player: Yes
Ringer type:Polyphonic

Packaging Content

Bundled software:PDF,\nMicrosoft Word,\nExcel,\nPowerPoint


Internal Memory:48

Weight & Dimensions

Height :10.7
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