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Samsung A800

alaTest has collected and analyzed 306 reviews of Samsung A800. 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. People are impressed by the size and price. The usability and portability are also appreciated, whereas some have doubts about the durability.

design, portability, usability, price, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Samsung A800 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 42 user reviews of Samsung A800 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 Views about the size and price are on the whole positive. The usability and portability are also appreciated, but some have doubts about the durability.

design, portability, usability, price, size


90% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung A800 - O2 - TalkalotSamsung A800 - O2 - Talkalot

Oct, 2016

Expert review by: Maria Sennikova (

Samsung A800


The inside display has 128x128 pixels of resolution, it enables to show up to 7 text lines, three of them are used for service information (2 lines for title and 1 line - explanations to soft keys). The blue backlight is bright, the display retains...

Sep, 2002

Expert review by: Mark Spoonauer (

Samsung SPH-a800


Feast your eyes on the first two-megapixel, MP3-playing, business-card-scanning cell phone.

2-megapixel resolution Lots of camera settings• MP3 player• PictBridge compatible and memory card slot• Scans business cards

Speech-to-text inconsistent No Bluetooth or EV-DO support

Jun, 2005

Editor's Choice!

Expert review by: (

Samsung A800


Finally! If you've been dreaming of a phone that takes decent pictures, you'll gladly hand over your cash for the MM-A800 from Samsung—the nation's first available 2-megapixel camera phone. This phone takes pictures good enough to print, plays MP3s,...

The only 2-megapixel camera phone in the U.S. Lots of cutting-edge features

Though the camera is excellent, many other features aren't quite perfect. Bulky

It's the ultimate bleeding-edge convergence phone and the best camera phone available today.

Expert review by: Rebecca Rohan (

Samsung MM-A800 Surprises (And Disappoints)


Samsung's MM-A800 two-megapixel camera phone certainly has many features: picture mail, business card scanning, multimedia playback and speech-to-text dictation. But while attractive on paper, most of the capabilities managed to disappointment in some...

Aug, 2005

Expert review by: James Paterson (

Snapshot: Samsung MM-A800


Sprint PCS and Samsung officially launched the MM-A800, the first 2 megapixel cameraphone to be available in the USA. The MM-A800 also has a TransFlash memory card slot and speech to text capabilities.

May, 2005

Expert review by: (

Samsung SGH-A800


In my point of view, Samsung has certainly done it with the A800 - on an overall scale, this phone is certainly a worthwhile candidate if you're after something that's considerably smart and just the right size. Improvements on the user interface...

Mar, 2003

Consumer review by: UK Guest (

Stylish little number


The immediate benefits of this Samsung A800 mobile phone that you will notice when you use it are its size (fits great into small ...

Dec, 2003

Consumer review by: UK Guest (

Go get it!


i got this Samsung A800 mobile phone a few months a go. All i can say is it is class! its small, light, cool ringtones,blue back l...

Nov, 2003

Consumer review by: UK Guest (

So close... yet so far..


After the disappointment of the Samsung A300 (you couldn't add words to the dictionary, the sunken keys were painful to use) this ...

Nov, 2003

Consumer review by: UK Guest (

Review of Samsung A800


I love this Samsung A800 mobile phone! It isn't too cheap, or too expensive! It looks great and is really easy to use! I strongly ...

Aug, 2003

Product Specifications


FM radio: No
Ringer type:Polyphonic


Built-in Camera: No

Data Transmission

Bluetooth: No
Infrared data port: No


Display Resolution:128 x 128
External display resolution:80 x 48
Touchscreen: No

GPS Performance

Assisted GPS (A-GPS): No


Navigation key: Yes


Flash card support: No



Other features

Networking type:GSM
Operating Frequency:900/1800
Smartphone: No

Phone features

Form factor:Clamshell
Java technology: No
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Stopwatch
Phonebook capacity:200
Speakerphone: No
Text prediction system:T9
Vibrating Alert: Yes


Battery Capacity:750
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):150
Talk time (2G):3

Technical Details

Colour of product:Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Height :2.2