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Samsung Strive

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews of Samsung Strive. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size and design. The price and performance also get good opinions, whereas there are some critical opinions about the camera.

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

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Expert review by: Kent German (cnet.com)

Samsung Strive review:

 

Samsung got an early start on CTIA 2010 when it introduced the Samsung Strive and Sunburst a week before the show began. The two handsets take a different approach to the still-hot messaging-phone trend. The Sunburst has only a touch screen, but the...

The Samsung Strive has a comfortable, user-friendly design. Performance is agreeable, and you get a fair number of features.

The Samsung Strive's camera lacks a flash, and the phone's internal memory is low.

The Samsung Strive is one of Samsung's better messaging phones. And it offers a few new features.

Apr, 2010

Expert review by: Mita (brighthub.com)

Samsung Strive Review

 

The Samsung Strive SGH-A687 is a mid-range messaging phone with good performance and some of the desirable features of a smartphone and all within your budget. Lets take a look at each of its features in detail.

The Samsung Strive is one of the company’s best quality messaging phones priced reasonably at just $19.99 with a two-year contract and $169.99 without any contract. In short, if you are in need of a mid-range messaging phone with decent features and...

Dec, 2010

Expert review by: Eric M. Zeman (phonescoop.com)

Review: Samsung Strive

 

Samsung's latest Quick Messaging Phone for AT&T strives hard to offer a well-rounded set of features. It succeeds in some areas, and strikes out in others.

Apr, 2010

Expert review by: Sydney Myers (phonedog.com)

Sydney's Samsung Strive review

 

What's good: Full QWERTY keyboard with rubbery keys make typing and sending messages easy and quick; free trial to XM Satellite Radio; app switching functionality; low price.What's bad: No touchscreen; had problems with finding my GPS signal; no...

The Samsung Strive is a basic messaging phone with a great QWERTY keyboard. It lacks a touchscreen, which is probably one reason why the price is so low - $19.99 after rebates with a new contract. Though you may find yourself wishing it was a...

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: narn3049 (cnet.com)

"Stops far of anything spectacular"

 

I got this phone in 2011 as my secondary phone which I use for work. I used it about 8 months before it shut off completely and died. It wouldn't charge, or anything. It would BLINK the ATT logo. I took it in and got replacement number 2 Replacement...

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May, 2012

Consumer review by: Ebru (letstalk.com)

Samsung Strive

 

Great phone! It's easy to use and the texting is great. It's inexpensive and a great buy... Love my phone! :)

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: carlo louis (letstalk.com)

Samsung Strive

 

Phone works great. I love dealing with LetsTalk.

Sep, 2010

Consumer review by: carlo louis (letstalk.com)

Samsung Strive

 

Phone works great. I love dealing with LetsTalk.

Sep, 2010

Consumer review by: Rebecca Brothers (letstalk.com)

Samsung Strive

 

It's fine for a more simple phone that's easy to use. Nothing fancy or complicated.

Jul, 2010

Consumer review by: Rebecca Brothers (letstalk.com)

Samsung Strive

 

It's fine for a more simple phone that's easy to use.Nothing fancy or complicated.

Jul, 2010
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