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Samsung E1170

alaTest has collected and analyzed 529 reviews of Samsung E1170. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Opinions about the portability and battery are generally positive. The price and size are also mentioned favorably. There are some critical opinions about the durability and reception. There are some mixed reviews about the camera.

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screen, sound, reception, durability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Samsung E1170 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 529 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung E1170

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 user reviews of Samsung E1170 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the durability and battery. The portability and usability are also mentioned favorably. Reviews are divided on the screen, while many are negative about the reliability.

price, usability, portability, battery, durability

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95% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: SAMSUNG E1170 - blackSAMSUNG E1170 - black

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: richard (reevoo.com)

Samsung E1170 Black

 

Very easy to use

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: richard (reevoo.com)

Samsung E1170 Black

 

Very easy to use

None

Apr, 2012

Consumer review by: charlie (reevoo.com)

Samsung E1170 Black

 

simple easy to use, battery life excellent..if you are looking for a cheap runaround and to get away from SMART PHONE addiction this is for you !

call quality bit tinny.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Cheryl (reevoo.com)

Samsung E1170

 

Nice and simple, not bulky, looks nice, battery life seems to last forever.

hard to figure out how to do the volume and change of rings tones.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: linda (reevoo.com)

Samsung E1170 Black

 

Easy to use and simple menu. Compact and lightweight

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: JOHN (reevoo.com)

Samsung E1170 Black

 

If you just want to make calls and send text messages, this is the phone for you.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: charlie (reevoo.com)

Samsung E1170 Black

 

simple easy to use, battery life excellent..if you are looking for a cheap runaround and to get away from SMART PHONE addiction this is for you

call quality bit tinny

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: JOHN (reevoo.com)

Samsung E1170 Black

 

If you just want to make calls and send text messages, this is the phone for you

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: Rod (reevoo.com)

Samsung E1170 Black

 

Very simple and basic phone, no camera, no music, just phone calls and text, exactly what I want.Good battery life.

Slightly different key layout for predictive text from my older samsung, but you soon get settled in.

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: Rosalyn (reevoo.com)

Samsung E1170 Black

 

Great value & simple phone

I haven't found any yet

Jan, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio

FM radio:N / No / Y / Yes
Music player: No
Polyphonic rings quantity:40
Ringer type:Polyphonic

Call management

Call timer:Y / Yes

Camera

Built-in Camera:N / No
Rear camera:N

Certificates

Specific absorption rate (SAR) value (EU):0.571

Data Transmission

Bluetooth:N / No
Infrared data port:N / No

Display

Display:CSTN
Display diagonal:3.86 / 38.6
Display number of colours:0.065000 / 0.065536 / 65536 colours
Display Resolution:128 x 128
External display:CSTN / N / No
Touch screen:N
Touchscreen: No

GPS Performance

GPS:N / No
GPS (satellite): No
Position location:N / No

Keyboard

Keyboard: Yes
Keyboard layout:Alphanumeric keypad

Management features

Voice dialing: Yes

Memory

Compatible memory cards:N / No
Flash card support:N / No

Messaging

E-mail: No
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service):N / No
Support for e-mail attachments: No

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):900,1800
Data network:EDGE, GPRS / EDGE, GSM / GSM
GSM bands supported:900, 1800 / 900,1800
SIM card capability:Single SIM
SIM card type:MiniSIM
WAP:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi:N / No

Other features

Dimensions (WxDxH):46.1 x 14.1 x 108.7
Networking type:GSM
Operating Frequency:900/1800
Smartphone:N / No

Phone features

Conference call:Y / Yes
Form factor:Bar
Java technology:No / Y / Yes
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Countdown timer, Events reminder, Games, Stopwatch / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Countdown timer, Events reminder, Stopwatch / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Countdown timer, Stopwatch / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Countdown timer, Notes, Stopwatch
Phonebook capacity:200
Speakerphone:Y / Yes
Text prediction system:T9
Text prediction system type:T9
Vibrating Alert:Y / Yes

Power

Battery Capacity:1000
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):580 / 650 / 830
Talk time (2G):10 / 10.5 / 7

Technical Details

Colour of product:Black / White
Subscription type:No subscription / Prepaid
Technical features:uTrack

Video

Video call:N / No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.41 / 14 / 14.1
Height :10.9 / 108.5 / 108.7
Weight:71 / 72 / 73 / 77
Width:4.61 / 45.5 / 46.1
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