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Samsung Wave 533

alaTest has collected and analyzed 275 reviews of Samsung Wave 533. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People really like the design and screen. The price and performance also get good feedback, but there are some negative views about the battery.

size, performance, price, screen, design


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Samsung Wave 533 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of Samsung Wave 533 from The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Reviewers are impressed by the sound and usability. The performance and portability are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the battery.

design, portability, performance, usability, sound


100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Samsung Wave 533 S5330 Unlocked 3.2 Inch Touchscreen Quadband Phone with Slide QWERTY Keyboard, GPS, Bluetooth, Wifi, 3.2MP Camera, and Bada OS - InteSamsung Wave 533 S5330 Unlocked 3.2 Inch Touchscreen Quadband Phone with Slide QWERTY Keyboard, GPS, Bluetooth, Wifi, 3.2MP Camera, and Bada OS - Inte

Sep, 2017

Expert review by: Thomas Newton (

Samsung Wave 533 Preview


The Samsung Wave 533 is the latest addition to Samsung's home grown Wave line up of phones, which run on Samsung's own Bada OS and come with access to the Samsung Apps app store. Specifications wise, the…

Oct, 2010

Expert review by: Thomas Newton (

Samsung Wave 533 Review


"The Samsung Wave 533 packs a 3.2-inch touchscreen, a slide-out Qwerty keyboard, Wi-Fi, and GPS."

The Samsung Wave 533 differs only from its 525 counterpart by way of a slide-out Qwerty keyboard which will appeal to social netwoking addicts and those who want to send emails from their phone but prefer the feel of a physical keyboard. There's no 3G...

Oct, 2010

Expert review by: PhoneArena Team (

Samsung Wave 533 Review


After reviewing our first low-range bada OS handset in the form of the Samsung Wave 525, now time has come to take a closer look at its version with a physical keyboard – the Samsung Wave 533. It is the first handset with Samsung's own mobile OS to...

Nov, 2010

Consumer review by: sunil.ghangurde (

Samsung Wave 533


This is all about quality of product & the Sr. management's unsuccessful intervention to solve the problem. After getting the Samsung GT-S5333 model mobile phone serviced thrice from the Samsung service center, it started giving same problems after 1...

May, 2012

Consumer review by: unjaani (

Samsung Wave 533


Samsung wave 533 is a nice phone, with good camera (3mp), good mp3 player , the touch screen is also good.buddies now is very useful.the apps are also useful but downloading apps is not easy, it is very complicated, after 6 months I could not download...

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: unjaani (

a smart qwerty & touch phone


samsung wave 533 is a nice phone,with good camera (3mp),good mp3 player ,the touch screen is also good. buddies now is very useful.the apps are also useful but downloading apps is not easy ,it is very

I like camera & sound quality

cant download apps

complicated ,after 6 months I could not download a single app. samsung kies is not working.I tried very much ,but no use one more thing you will get very less options for wallpaper. battery life also good otherwise it is a good phone.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: GoLmu (

Samsung Wave 533


Lets talk about its PROS Good QWERTY keyboard Simple user interface Good call quality Decent music playback quality Decent camera Decent web browser Good social networking integration Good battery life CONS Low resolution screen No 3G support Design...

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: lakshay84 (

Samsung Wave 533


The phone is not a phone it is a box which gives me anger whenever I see it. The phone is not worth buying !! I got the mobile repaired/serviced twice at Samsung Authorised Faridabad service centre (in 6 months of pruchasing). Previously I have used...

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by: abhishek78ph (

Samsung Wave 533


I bought the Samsung Wave S533 Four months ago. It has fallen several times.but TOUCH WOOD.nothing happened to phone till now. I am using a 8GB Memory Card so that the phone works Fast and doesn't hangs. I keep deleting SMS es on a regular...

Sep, 2011

Product Specifications


Battery Capacity:1200
Standby time (2G):1090
Talk time (2G):14 / 840

Call management

Call timer: Yes
Conference call: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes


Auto Focus: No
Built-in Camera: Yes
Built-in Flash: No
Digital Zoom:2
Photo effects:Mosaic, Negative film, Sepia / Negative film, Sepia
White Balance:Auto / auto, Cloudy, daylight, Fluorescent, Tungsten / Auto, Daylight, Tungsten
Zoom capability:X2


Specific absorption rate (SAR) value (EU):0.195


Colour of product:Black / White
Form factor:Slider


Display diagonal:8.13
Display Resolution:240 x 400
Display Type:TFT
Touchscreen: Yes


Keyboard layout:QWERTY


E-mail: Yes
Instant messaging (IM): Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes
Text prediction system:T9


Audio formats supported:AAC, MP3, WAV
FM radio: Yes


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


2G standards:EDGE, GPRS / EDGE, GPRS, GSM
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:3.0+HS
SIM card capability:Single SIM
WAP: Yes

Other features

Java technology: Yes
Music player: Yes
Ringer type:Polyphonic


Flight mode: Yes
Operating system installed:Bada
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Countdown timer, Events reminder, Notes, Stopwatch, To-do list / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Countdown timer, Notes, Stopwatch, To-do list
Push-to-Talk (PTT): No
Video call: No

Ports & interfaces

USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Operating system installed:Bada


Internal Memory:100
Maximum memory card size:16


Video call: No

Weight & Dimensions

Height :10.9
Weight:117 / 118
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