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Samsung I9070 Galaxy S Advance / Samsung Galaxy S II Lite

Samsung I9070 Galaxy S Advance / Samsung Galaxy S II Lite
alaScore 86

139 reviews

Dec, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 139 reviews of Samsung I9070 Galaxy S Advance / Samsung Galaxy S II Lite. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviews about the battery and screen are on the whole positive. The price and camera are also appreciated, whereas opinions about the design and usability are mixed.

performance, camera, price, screen, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Samsung I9070 Galaxy S Advance / Samsung Galaxy S II Lite is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Samsung I9070 Galaxy S Advance / Samsung Galaxy S II Lite

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 55 user reviews of Samsung I9070 Galaxy S Advance / Samsung Galaxy S II Lite from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.com. People really like the camera and price. The portability and performance also get good feedback. Opinions are divided on the usability.

performance, portability, price, camera

93% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: expertreviews.co.uk (expertreviews.co.uk)

Samsung Galaxy S Advance

 

Has a large screen, but the S Advance proved slightly sluggish in use

Sep, 2012

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (trustedreviews.com)

Samsung Galaxy S Advance i9070

 

A good mid-range handset, but it needs a price reduction to make it a more attractive buy.

Great AMOLED screen, Speedy dual core processor, Good camera

can buy better handsets for similar money, Runs older Android V3.2 Gingerbread

Sep, 2012

Expert review by: Mobile Tech Addicts (tracyandmatt.co.uk)

Expert Review

 

In conclusion I would say that this phone is one of the better mid-range handsets out there. I would say it felt a little plastic and the camera wasn’t really up to previous Samsung devices’ standards but was sufficient. However I felt that the...

Jun, 2012

Expert review by: Mobile Choice UK (mobilechoiceuk.com)

Samsung Galaxy S Advance review -

 

Fast performance, responsive and accurate touch-screen, several efficiency tricks in navigation

Runs on the older Android Gingerbread OS, standard design looks like several other Samsung phones

Jan, 2012

Expert review by: GSMArena team (gsmarena.com)

Samsung I9070 Galaxy S Advance review: While-u-wait

 

Here's one to keep you busy while you wait for the Galaxy S III. One that may help the original Galaxy S finally take the hint and hang up its boots. The Galaxy S Advance is the next in a string of sequels looking to get the best afterburn out of...

Quad-band GSM and dual-band 3G support ; 14.4 Mbps HSDPA and 5.76 Mbps HSUPA support ; 4.0" 16M-color Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen of WVGA (480 x 800 pixel) resolution; Scratch-resistant coating ; Android OS v2.3.6 with TouchWiz 4 launcher ; 1...

No 1080p video recording ; No Super AMOLED Plus, pentile matrix display suffers pixelation ; No dedicated camera key ; microSD card under the battery cover ; Launches with Gingerbread

Mar, 2012

Expert review by: Digit Mobile Phones (digit.in)

Samsung Galaxy S Advance i9070

 

The Samsung Galaxy S Advance (I9070) GSM Mobile Handset is a stylish mobile equipped with 4 inch WVGA Super Amoled Plus display with 800 x 480 pixels display resolution. This Samsung mobile is an amazing touchscreen mobile loaded with features in a...

Jul, 2013

Expert review by: theunwired (theunwired.net)

PHOTOVIEW: Samsung Galaxy S Advance Android 2.3 Smartphone

 

Initially announced two years ago as the Samsung Galaxy S , Samsung has recently announced a much improved follower which is called the Samsung Galaxy S Advance; incorporating some Galaxy S and Galaxy S II but also some Google Nexus S features and...

Mar, 2012

Expert review by: Lionell Go Macahilig (hardwarezone.com)

Samsung Galaxy S Advance GT-I9070 – A Quick Hands-on

 

A Samsung smartphone recently arrived in our test labs with the name tag Galaxy S Advance. Labeled with the model number GT-I9070, is this the rumored Galaxy S II relative described by several reports that have been circulating since last year?

Some sources say that the GT-I9070 might make an appearance at the MWC next month. It is not yet officially available in the Philippines, but the folks at Samsung priced it at around PhP 22,900. Although Gingerbread looks appetizing on it, we are...

Jan, 2012

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:1500
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):570 / 630
Standby time (3G):550 / 603
Talk time (2G):12.7 / 15.5
Talk time (3G):6.3 / 7.1
Video call time:3

Call management

Call divert: Yes
Call hold: Yes
Call timer: Yes
Call waiting: Yes
Caller ID: Yes
Conference call: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
Vibrating Alert: Yes

Camera

Auto Focus:No / Yes
Built-in Camera: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Camera resolution:2560 x 1920
Face detection: Yes
Flash type:LED
Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3
Geotagging: Yes
ISO sensitivity:100, 200, 400, Auto
Main camera resolution (numeric):5
Maximum frame rate:30
Photo effects:Grey, Negative film, Sepia
Rear Camera Resolution:2560 x 1920
Rear camera resolution (numeric):5
Second Camera: Yes
Second camera resolution:1.3
Self-timer: Yes
Smile detection: Yes
Video capture resolution (max):1280 x 72
Video recording: Yes
Video recording modes:720p
White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Incandescent

Design

Colour of product:Black
Form factor:Bar

Display

Display diagonal:10.2
Display number of colours:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:480 x 800
Display Type:AMOLED / SAMOLED
Orientation sensor: Yes
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen: Yes
Touchscreen Type:Capacitive

Messaging

E-mail: Yes
Instant messaging (IM): Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes
Short Message Service (SMS): Yes
Text prediction system:XT9

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:MP3
FM radio: Yes
Image formats supported:GIF, JPG
Radio Data System (RDS): Yes

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS): Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite):No / Yes
Wi-Fi positioning: Yes

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:EDGE, GPRS, GSM
3G: Yes
3G bands supported:800,850,1900,2100 / 850,900,1900,2100
3G standards:HSPA, HSUPA / HSPA, HSUPA, WCDMA
4G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP, AVRCP, GAP, HFP, HID, HSP, MAP, OPP, PBAP, SAP, SDAP, SSP
Bluetooth version:3.0+HS
Data network:3G
Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
SIM card capability:Single SIM
Tethering (modem-mode): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Other features

Camera included: Yes
EDGE: Yes
GPRS: Yes
Java technology: Yes
Music player: Yes
Polyphonic ring: Yes
Ringer type:MP3
Rotating: Yes
Video Playback: Yes
Voice Recording: Yes
Volume Control:Digital
Wireless Connection: Yes

Packaging Content

Battery charger included: Yes
Cables included:USB
Quick start guide: Yes

Performance

Direct printing: Yes
Flight mode: Yes
Microphone mute: Yes
Office support: Yes
Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:2.3
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Countdown timer, Notes / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Events reminder, Recorder
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Shortcuts / Icons, Menu, Shortcuts, Themes, Widgets
Subscription type:No subscription
SyncML: Yes
vCard: Yes
Video call: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB connector type:Micro-USB B
USB port: Yes
USB version:2.0

Processor

Processor architecture:ARM Cortex-A9
Processor Cores:2
Processor frequency:1

Software

Office support: Yes
Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:2.3
SyncML: Yes
vCard: Yes

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Internal storage capacity:7 / 8
Maximum memory card size:32
USB mass storage: Yes

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription

Video

Video call: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.69
Height :12.3
Weight:120
Width:6.3