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Motorola RIZR Z8

alaTest has collected and analyzed 176 reviews of Motorola RIZR Z8. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the camera and screen. The size and design also get good feedback, but there are some mixed views about the sound. There are some less positive opinions about the durability and performance.

design, size, screen, camera

usability, battery, portability, performance, durability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Motorola RIZR Z8 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (trustedreviews.com)

Motorola MOTORIZR Z8

 

Motorola aims to impress with this well featured slider mobile offering a distinctive angled-when-open design.

Feb, 2011

Expert review by: (stuff.tv)

Motorola RIZR Z8 review

 

With the RAZR looking old and crusty, Motorola has given us a new icon to salivate over. But is the multimedia Z8 good enough to inherit the mantle?

Moto has fashioned its best handset since the RAZR. An average camera aside, the Z8 is a skilled and hugely stylish multimedia smartie.

Jul, 2007

Expert review by: stuffmagazine (stuff.tv)

Motorola RIZR Z8 Preview

 

Motorola's face-hugging slider matches HSPDA web speeds with Symbian smartness. And it's no slouch in the style stakes either

Premium design. Supports HSDPA web surfing. Supports microSDHC cards

Slightly disappointing 2MP camera. No Wi-Fi

May, 2007

Expert review by: Mobile Fone Reviews (mobilefonereviews.co.uk)

Motorola RIZR Z8

 

The Motorola RIZR Z8, an impressive 3G smartphone, also goes by the name of the MOTORISER Z8. Motorola have targeted the business user and user who love multimedia with this handset. The super slim mobile comes with a 2 megapixel camera, video calling,...

Mar, 2008

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

Motorola RIZR Z8 review -

 

The stand-out features of the Z8 have to be its quality video playback, slick KiKR-slider and the more user-friendly and customisable Symbian-based UI

For a phone of the Z8's ranking, the two-megapixel camera is miserable. Why not 3.2, Motorola

Dec, 2011

Expert review by: All About Symbian (allaboutsymbian.com)

Review: Motorola RIZR Z8 Review (part 1: Design, Hardware and UI)

 

Rafe looks at Motorola's first UIQ 3 'phone'...

Jun, 2008

Expert review by: letsgomobile.org (letsgomobile.org)

Motorola RIZR Z8 test

 

C ep telefonu üretiminde kullanılan malzemelerin çeşit zenginliği firmaların AR-GE departmanlarına telefon modeli geliştirmede büyük özgürlük sağlıyor. Cep telefonlarına entegre edilen fonksiyonlarda her geçen gün daha fazla yaratıcı tarzlar...

Dec, 2007

Expert review by: Zod (mobilesift.co.uk)

motorola z8 rizr

 

Decent phone. Good screen, 3G, HSDPA, microSD slot. Could do with Wi-Fi, Tv-out and a better keypad. It's a high-end phone - buy on PAYG or get the Motorola Z8 for "free" on a pay-monthly contract.

3G and HSDPA, Display, Bourne Identity on memory card

Keypad, Camera lens gets grubby, No Wi-Fi, No TV-out

Jul, 2007

Expert review by: Rafe Blandford (allaboutsymbian.com)

Motorola RIZR Z8 Review (part 4: 3rd Party Applications and Conclusion)

 

Thanks to the open nature of the UIQ software platform, the Z8 is capable of running native third party applications (written in C++). This allows for compelling programs to be added to the phone. Shozu, as discussed in the previous part of this...

Expert review by: Rafe Blandford (allaboutsymbian.com)

Motorola RIZR Z8 Review (part 3: Multimedia)

 

The Z8 has a 2 megapixel camera on the rear of the device with an accompanying LED flash. However, the image capture results are generally very average. This is partly due to the relatively moderate (for a high end device) number of megapixels, but...

Product Specifications

Camera

Autofocus: No
Built-in Camera:Double Camera
Built-in Flash: Yes
Video Resolution in Pixel:320 x 240 (QVGA)

Configuration

Audio Formats : Yes
Audio Playback: Yes
AUDIOFORMATS: Yes
Dual SIM Card: No
GPS Receiver: No
I-Mode: No
Integrated Radio: No
Integrated TV Tuner: No
Java: Yes
Multi SIM Card: No
Push to Talk: No
Realtone: Yes
User Interface for Text:Telephone Keyboard
Video Client: Yes

Connectivity

A2DP: Yes
Bluetooth: Yes
Memory Card Slot: Yes
Multi SIM Card: No
Near Field Communication: No
USB: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No
WiFi Data Exchange: No

Data Transfer

EDGE: Yes
GPRS: Yes
HSCSD: No
HSDPA: Yes
Technology:WCDMA (UMTS)

Display

Display Technology:TFT Display
Number of Display Colours:16 Mio
Number of Displays:1

General Features

Design:Slider
EASY USE PHONE: No
Elderly Friendly Phone: No
Operating System:Symbian
Operating System Version:NOKIA/SYMBIAN
Operator:O2 / Sim Free
Product Type:Mobile Phone
Way of Buying:Contract / Sim Free

Messaging

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

Processor

Processor Brand:Not Applicable
Processor Number:Not Applicable
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