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Samsung F480 / Samsung Tocco

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3037 reviews of Samsung F480 / Samsung Tocco. 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. Reviewers really like the performance and camera. The design and size are also mentioned favorably, but there are mixed reviews on the GPS navigation and durability. The apps and text input get less positive views.

usability, size, design, camera, performance

battery, reception, text input, apps

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Samsung F480 / Samsung Tocco is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung F480 / Samsung Tocco

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 71 user reviews of Samsung F480 / Samsung Tocco from Amazon.co.uk. 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 Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the camera and design. The screen and performance are also mentioned favorably. The reception and durability get mixed views. Some have doubts about the reliability and battery.

usability, performance, screen, design, camera

battery, reliability

82% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung F480 Tocco Sim Free Mobile Phone - SilverSamsung F480 Tocco Sim Free Mobile Phone - Silver

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: Tech staff (techradar.com)

Samsung Tocco SGH-F480 review

 

Our review of Samsung's latest touchscreen phone

Stylish compact design ; Responsive touchscreen, 5-megapixel camera ; HSDPA ; Drag and drop 'widgets' ; Good quality music player ; Decent earphones supplied

Touchscreen control not always slick ; No virtual Qwerty keyboard text input, Wi-Fi, camera flash limited ; No support for adding extra widgets ; No smartphone OS feature customisation

Good looking phone with a decent camera, though the touchscreen still has a way to go

Aug, 2008

Expert review by: Sandra Vogel (trustedreviews.com)

Samsung Tocco F480

 

Samsung's best touchscreen phone to date, but is it all good?

The front screen measures 2.8 inches diagonally, putting it on a par with the screens of the more portable Windows Mobile devices. It delivers 320 x 240 pixels and 262 thousand colours. I found it clear and sharp to read and easy to use.

Feb, 2011

Expert review by: Mat Smith (recombu.com)

Samsung Tocco Quick Tap Review: In Depth

 

The Samsung Tocco Quick Tap is the UK's first mobile wallet, made possible with cooperation with Orange, but behind the NFC-capable SIM card, is there anything more to this rather old-fashioned feature…

Jun, 2011

Expert review by: Editorial Team (recombu.com)

Samsung Tocco Review

 

The Samsung Tocco is small, attractive and boasts a touchscreen. Has Samsung created something special or is it just another clone?What we likeThe Tocco is much smaller than we thought it would be and…

Jun, 2008

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

Samsung F480 Tocco

 

The Samsung F480 Tocco is a very stylish looking phone that has a slide mechanism. It features a massive 2.8 inch QVGA LCD display screen and a fantastic 5 mega-pixel camera which features the Smile Shot mode and other great imaging abilities. The user...

Jun, 2008

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

Samsung F480

 

The Samsung F480 is a stunning 3G mobile phone featuring a 5 mega pixel camera with with auto focus and flash. The F480 features a music player which supports MP3, AAC and ACC+, FM radio with RDS and Bluetooth®....

Apr, 2008

Expert review by: James Holland (electricpig.co.uk)

Samsung F480 Tocco

 

With sultry looks and a five-megapixel camera, the Samsung Tocco is less bulky than the range of camera phones that came immediately before it, proving that you can have a phone with style, snapping prowess and about a billion other features as well.

Lithe styling, customisable widgets and good camer

What happened to the Wi-Fi? And that touchscreen is annoying

The Samsung Tocco looks like a super model handset, unfortunately it's let down at the last minute by a severe case of the twitchy touchscreens.

Jun, 2009

Expert review by: (letsgomobile.org)

Samsung Tocco review

 

Samsung combines a touchscreen and a numeric keypad in the Tocco. Furthermore, the Samsung S8300 UtraTouch features a GPS antenna, an 8.0 Megapixel digital camera with auto focus, HSDPA, AMOLED color monitor and an FM radio. It is the AMOLED monitor,...

Jun, 2009

Expert review by: Damien McFerran (pocketgamer.co.uk)

Samsung SGH-F480 Tocco

 

Touched by greatness?

One of the best touchscreen phones we've witnessed, the Tocco's allure is considerable – but sadly it's brought down to earth by tame gaming capabilities

Nov, 2008

Expert review by: (channel5.com)

Samsung F480 Tocco

 

Samsung F480 Tocco is a high-specification touch screen phone that comes in a very slim package. The phone features a 5 megapixel camera, FM radio, music player, 3G web browser, and a huge memory. It also has Bluetooth (v2.0 with A2DP), and is already...

The Tocco laughs at the iPhone 3G's puny camera, then shies away with its tail between its legs when the iPhone laughs at its clumsy touch controls. Samsung F480 Tocco is tagged with mobile phone, HSDPA, 3G, Samsung and touch screen. Select a tag...

Sep, 2008

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio formats supported:AAC, AAC+, MP3
FM radio:Y / Yes
Microphone included: Yes
Music player:Y / Yes
Polyphonic rings quantity:64 / 72
Ringer type:Polyphonic
Speech recognition:N
Voice Recording: Yes

Call management

Call hold: Yes
Call timer: Yes
Call waiting: Yes

Camera

Auto exposure: Yes
Auto Focus:Y / Yes
Built-in Camera:Y / Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Digital Zoom:2 / 4
Flash type:LED
Main camera resolution:2560 x 1920 / 2592 x 1944
Main camera resolution (numeric):5
Photo effects:Mosaic
Second Camera: Yes
Zoom capability:4x

Certificates

Specific absorption rate (SAR) value (EU):0.898 / 1.74

Data Transmission

Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR
Infrared data port:N / No

Display

Display:TFT
Display diagonal:7.11 / 71.1
Display number of colours:0.262000 / 262144 colours
Display Resolution:240 x 320
Touch screen:Y
Touchscreen:Y / Yes

GPS Performance

Assisted GPS (A-GPS):N / No / Yes
GPS: No
GPS (satellite): No
Position location:N / No

Management features

Support for contact groups: Yes

Memory

Compatible memory cards:microSDHC
Flash card support:Y / Yes
Internal Memory:200 / 223 / 228 / 232 / 234
Internal storage capacity:8
Maximum memory card size:8

Messaging

Instant messaging (IM):N
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service):Y / Yes

Networking

3G: Yes
Data network:3G / 3G, EDGE, GPRS / 3G, GSM, HSDPA
Near Field Communication (NFC):N / No
SIM card capability:Single SIM

Other features

Alarm function: Yes
Browser supported:HTML / xHTML, HTML
Bundled software:PowerPoint, Office
Dimensions (WxDxH):97.9 x 55 x 11.6 / 98.4 x 55 x 11.6 / 98.4 x 55 x 13
Interface:USB / USB 2.0 / USB2.0
Networking type:GPRS/EDGE/3G / GSM, EDGE / GSM, HSDPA
Operating Frequency:2G: GSM 900/1800/1900, 3G: UMTS (WCDMA) 2100 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 / 900/1800/1900
Playable formats:MP3 / MP3 / AMR-NB / I-Melody / SMAF / XMF / MIDI / SP MIDI / AAC / AAC+ / Enhaced AAC+ / WMA / MP3 / AMR-NB/I-Melody/SMAF/XMF/MIDI/SP MIDI/ AAC/AAC+/Enhaced AAC+ / WMA / MP3, AMR-NB, I-Melody, SMAF, XMF, MIDI, SP MIDI, AAC, AAC+, Enhaced AAC+, WMA / MP3/AMR-NB/I-Melody/SMAF/XMF/MIDI/SP MIDI/ AAC/AAC+/Enhaced AAC+/ WMA
Smartphone:N / No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Video capability:Y / Yes
Wireless Technology:Y

Performance

Assisted GPS (A-GPS): No

Phone features

Direct printing: Yes
Form factor:Bar / Slider
Java technology:Y / Yes
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Countdown timer, Notes, Stopwatch, To-do list / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Countdown timer, Notes, Stopwatch, To-do list / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Countdown timer, Stopwatch, To-do list
Phonebook capacity:1000
Push-to-Talk (PTT):N / No / Yes
Speakerphone:Y / Yes
SyncML:Y
Text prediction system:T9
Vibrating Alert:Y / Yes

Power

Battery Capacity:1000
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):220 / 250
Talk time (2G):3

Technical Details

Alarm function:Y / Yes
Built-in RFID (Radio Frequency IDentification) module:N
Calculator:Y
Calendar:Y
Colour of product:Black / Brown / Gold / Pink / Red / Silver / White
Countdown timer:Y
Currency converter:Y
Document formats supported:PDF
Stopwatch:Y
T9 text input:Y
To-do list:Y
TV out port:N
USB mass storage:Y
User memory:223
Video messaging:Y
Volume Control:Digital
World time function:Y

Video

Video call:Y / Yes
Video capture resolution (max):176 x 144
Video compression formats:3gp, MPEG4 / H.263, H.264, MPEG4 / H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.16 / 5.5 / 55
Height :1.15 / 1.16 / 11.6 / 9.79 / 9.84
Weight:100 / 101 / 106 / 112 / 115
Width:5.5 / 9.59 / 9.84 / 98.4