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Samsung U300

alaTest has collected and analyzed 49 reviews of Samsung U300. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People are impressed by the camera and screen. The design and usability also get good views, but there are some less positive opinions about the battery.

portability, usability, design, screen, camera


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Samsung U300 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Samsung U300 Phone


The Samsung U300 Ultra Edition 9.6 is a ultra slim mobile phone which measures on 9.6mm in depth, 100mm in height with a width of 51mm. The handset offers the user a modern & stylish clamshell opening mobile phone which has an ultra slim design. The...

Expert review by : Ross Catanzariti (

Samsung U300


A smart and sophisticated looking mobile phone thanks to a sapphire blue, brushed metal finish and a design that is just 9.6mm thin, Samsung's U300 ce...

Stylish, brushed metal design; only 9.6mm thin; external OLED display

Flip hard to open, no memory card slot, poor tactile response of keypad and controls, no 3G

The U300 is certainly a stylish looking handset, but it has too many faults to be recommended as a wise purchase.

Nov, 2007

Expert review by : Alex Kidman (

Samsung U300


The U300 may only be a GSM phone with some rather severe limitations - but it's dead sexy. Is that enough?

Super-thin design ; 3.2 megapixel camera ; Good battery life

Touchpad is way too twitchy ; No user-replaceable battery ; GSM only

Nov, 2007

Expert review by : David Hall (

Samsung SGH-U300 review


Samsung's U300 (Ultra Edition 9.6) is, in theory, a rather good phone. It has an ultra-slim and stylish design, is 9.6mm thin and just 93 grams, has a 3.2mpx digital camera, decent amount of internal shared memory, and tri-band GSM support.

Mar, 2008

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Samsung U300


LISTEN TO ME!! I have this phone. good battery life? NO WAY! It dies in like 4 hours! When I go out with friends, my parents get SO MAD if I don't text them when they try to call me. And I have to blame my phone. AND THAT'S OVERNIGHT CHARGE!! And the...

Design: Although it's really easy to drop cause it's so thin


Jan, 2009

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Samsung U300


Simple but gorgeous mobile phone. I want to buy this mobile phone. This is cheap and reliable. Extra ordinary fast features mobile and small form factor.

Very light ; Solid construction ; Camera rocks

Annoying keypad

Jun, 2008

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Samsung U300


there is NO MEMORY SLOT for this phone. I am very much sure with this. Samsung d830, which is quite the same phone with this regarding the design, has a memory card slot.

Apr, 2008

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Samsung U300


where is the memory card slot

Feb, 2008

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Samsung U300


Can anybody tell us where to buy this mobile I've tried in London couldn't find aldo I live in Malta can't wait to get it.

Nov, 2007

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Samsung U300


very modern looking phone, slim, should be very user friendly. not really enough information, does it have games, templates or inserts?

the camera with added zoom, plus slim line

not enough information

Nov, 2007

Product Specifications


FM radio: No
Music player: Yes
Ringer type:Polyphonic


Built-in Camera: Yes
Front Camera:N
Main camera resolution:2048 x 1536
Main camera resolution (numeric):3.15
Rear camera:Y
Rear Camera Resolution:2048 x 1536
Rear camera resolution (numeric):3.15
Second Camera: No

Data Transmission

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR
Infrared data port: No


Display diagonal:5.59
Display number of colours:262144 colours
Display Resolution:240 x 320
External display:OLED
External display resolution:96 x 16
Touchscreen: No

GPS Performance

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


Flash card support: No
Internal Memory:70


MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes


Data network:EDGE, GPRS

Other features

Bundled software:Document viewer (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF)
Dimensions (WxDxH):100 x 51 x 11
Interface:USB 2.0
Networking type:GSM/GPRS/EDGE
Operating Frequency:900 / 1800 / 1900
Playable formats:MP3/ACC/eAAC+/WMA/WMDRM
Playback formats:MP3/ACC/eAAC+/WMA/WMDRM
Smartphone: No
Video capability: Yes

Phone features

Form factor:Clamshell
Java technology: Yes
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Notes, Stopwatch, To-do list
Phonebook capacity:1000
Speakerphone: Yes
Text prediction system:T9
Text prediction system type:T9
Vibrating Alert: Yes


Battery Capacity:690
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):300
Talk time (2G):6

Technical Details

Alarm function: Yes
Colour of product:Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Height :9.6
Weight:84 / 89
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