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Samsung E840

alaTest has collected and analyzed 333 reviews of Samsung E840. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Comments about the camera and size are overall positive. The portability and design also get good feedback. The GPS navigation and reliability get negative comments.

usability, design, portability, size, camera

battery, screen, reliability, GPS navigation

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Samsung E840 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Samsung E840 from The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Views about the portability and usability are generally positive.

usability, portability

89% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: SAMSUNG SGH-E840 pinkSAMSUNG SGH-E840 pink

Oct, 2016

Expert review by: (yourmobilephonereviews)

Samsung E840 Phone


The Samsung E840 is a sleek & sophisticated silver coloured slider phone which comes with a smooth slide opening mechanism. The phone comes with a fun camera feature complete with video recording capabilities. The phone is a quad band network mobile...

Expert review by: Sulabh Puri (

Samsung E 840


It's slim and it slides. With a cool feather touchpad, the new Samsung E840 is going to give other sliders a run for their money

Good looks ; Feather touch keys ; Good Headphones

No flash ; fingerprint magnet ; no 3G

Oct, 2007

Expert review by: (

Samsung SGH-E840


The Samsung SGH-E840 is unlike the majority of the phones in Samsung's current lineup. Instead of focusing on providing the end user with features galore in a nondescript package, the Samsung SGH-E840 deviates from tradition by offering a product that,...

Attractive design for a Samsung device ; Great features for the average user

No 3G support ; Difficult to install applications and games

The Samsung SGH-E840 is a fantastic phone if you are looking for a mid range device with quite a bit of style built in. It does not have the features that other phones in this range have. Nevertheless, what it lacks in built in tools it more than makes...

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Samsung SGH E840 Review


Samsung SGH E840 is a very stylish cell phone that is available in India. Read the review of Samsung SGH E 840.

Consumer review by: Annie (

great little phone that I am not willing to part with just yet


I have had this Samsung mobile phone for well over one year (may be closer to two) and am extremely happy with it and in no hurry to change. All the features are easily accessible and the design is still(in my opinion) fashionsble and sleek.The p...

Jun, 2009

Consumer review by: Daniel (

Nice sleek look, especially with the slide to answer


Trendy phone, but the buttons are maybe a little sensitive. Nice sleek look, especially with the slide to answer. Very thin, so fits in your pocket/handbag very nicley. The camera is not the greatest of quality, but it sure make's up for it in audio,...

Aug, 2008

Consumer review by: dogjam2002 (

Easy to navigate, easy on the eyes, great for music and video downloads


Upon getting this phone I have had no end of fun, excellent gaming and online compatibility with great multimedia video and tunes, the memory is immense on this phone as well.If anyone is looking for a mobile phone that is easy to navigate, easy ...

Jul, 2008

Consumer review by: Hannah (

Samsung E840


It is a really attractive phone. I've had it for a few months now and it is brillant good to listen to music and a very stylish layout

The touchscreen is hard to get used to but once you are it is great the other thing is when you are doing lots on it like music and camera the battery life doesnt last that long

Jun, 2008

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

Samsung E840


stylish, slim, looks good, easy menus

touch pad buttons sometimes annoying

Jun, 2008

Consumer review by: Maria (

Samsung E840


the touch screen

Jun, 2008

Product Specifications


FM radio: Yes
Music player: Yes
Polyphonic rings quantity:64
Ringer type:Polyphonic


Auto Focus: No
Built-in Camera: Yes
Main camera resolution:1600 x 1200
Main camera resolution (numeric):2

Data Transmission

Bluetooth: Yes
Infrared data port: No


Display diagonal:5.59
Display number of colours:262144 colours
Display Resolution:320 x 240

GPS Performance

Assisted GPS (A-GPS): No


Flash card support: Yes
Internal Memory:70


MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes


Data network:GPRS
Near Field Communication (NFC): No

Other features

Alarm function: Yes
Dimensions (WxDxH):101.5 x 52.5 x 10.6
I/O ports:A/V
Networking type:GSM
Operating Frequency:850/900/1800/1900
Playable formats:MP3, AAC, AAC+, e-AAC+, WMA
Smartphone: No
Video capability: Yes


Assisted GPS (A-GPS): No

Phone features

Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, To-do list
Phonebook capacity:200
Vibrating Alert: Yes


Battery Capacity:670
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):250
Talk time (2G):3.5

Technical Details

Alarm function: Yes
Colour of product:Silver
Image formats supported:GIF, PNG, WBMP


Video capture resolution (max):352 x 288
Video compression formats:3gp, MPEG4

Weight & Dimensions

Height :10.1
Weight:83 / 84