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Orange Sydney

alaTest has collected and analyzed 172 reviews of Orange Sydney. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People are impressed by the size and portability. The design and price also get good feedback. The reception and reliability get less positive comments. Comments about the social networking functionality and GPS navigation are mixed.

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

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Orange Sydney


The Orange Sydney is the latest cheap-and-cheerful addition to the network's own-brand range, having launched alongside the Android-toting Stockholm.

In terms of specs, the Orange Sydney touts a 3.2-inch touchscreen, which although unconfirmed, we're guessing is resistive. You won't go finding Android onboard, either, as the phone comes dressed in Orange's homegrown OS. Still, this offers one-touch...

Aug, 2011

Consumer review by: Ioan (

Orange Sydney


What an excellent little phone the Sydney is. It is easy to use and does exactly what I need. I bought one a couple of months ago and now I have got one for my wife. Texting is easy once you get the hang of it and the sound quality of the phone is good...

None that I can think of. The OS is Orange's own and it not Android etc. This is not in itself a bad point but will be if you want a phone that you can download "apps" for. What do you want for £30

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Jacklyn (

Orange Sydney


Scrolling is awful, ringtones are pretty bad. Generally a bad phone to use

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Marsha (

Orange Sydney


Easy to use ; Good value for the money ; Nice features

I haven't found any yet

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Adebukonla (

Orange Sydney


great phone

not android

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: JESSICA (

Orange Sydney


Screen size and quality ; Battery Life ; Wifi

Touchscreen doesn't always do what you want it to

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Jeffrey (

Orange Sydney


Good looking

Can't add SMS ringtones, stuck with 10 very boring preset tones

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Barnabas (

Orange Sydney


Good battery, simple to use

really needs a QWERTY keyboard. Touch screen a bit unresponsive

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Jenny (

Orange Sydney


Looks nice

Takes forever to send a text. Can't use own tones for text

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Gerald (

Orange Sydney


sms and phone memory runs out whilst still plenty left on sim ; No Pc suite software ; Long winded way to send msg ; No way to move sms to flash drive or archive

Oct, 2012

Product Specifications


Autofocus: No
Built-in Camera: Yes
Built-in Flash: No
Video Resolution in Pixel:Unknown


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


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

Data Transfer

EDGE:No / Yes


Display Technology:TFT Display
Number of Display Colours:262.144 / Unknown
Number of Displays:1

General Features

Elderly Friendly Phone: No
Operating System:Proprietary
Operating System Version:CLOSED PROPRIET
Operator:EE / Orange / Sim Free / T-MOBILE
Product Type:Mobile Phone
Way of Buying:Contract / Prepay Pack / Sim Free


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


Processor Brand:Not Applicable
Processor Number:Not Applicable
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