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Sony Ericsson G502

alaTest has collected and analyzed 230 reviews of Sony Ericsson G502. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the durability and design. The size and portability also get good feedback. There are some negative reviews about the camera. Opinions are divided on the battery.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Sony Ericsson G502 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony Ericsson G502

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Sony Ericsson G502 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. Views about the design and usability are on the whole positive. The performance and portability are also appreciated. Many are critical about the camera.

durability, portability, performance, usability, design

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67% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony Ericsson G502 Sim Free Mobile Phone - BlackSony Ericsson G502 Sim Free Mobile Phone - Black

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: Editorial Team (recombu.com)

Sony Ericsson G502 Preview

 

This is the Sony Ericsson G502. It measures 103mm tall by 46mm wide by 13mm deep and it weighs just 83.5 grams. The Sony Ericsson G502 has a 2-megapixel camera that is also capable of video capture. …

Oct, 2008

Expert review by: Editorial Team (recombu.com)

Sony Ericsson G502 Review

 

"The Sony Ericsson G502 has a 2-megapixel camera that is also capable of video capture."

This is the Sony Ericsson G502. It measures 103mm tall by 46mm wide by 13mm deep and it weighs just 83.5 grams. The Sony Ericsson G502 has a 2-megapixel camera that is also capable of video capture. It also has a number of other features including an...

Oct, 2008

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

Sony Ericsson G502

 

The Sony Ericsson G502 is a stylish and elegant 3G focused mobile phone. It comes available in a choice of two colour options both of which are stunning. The handset comprises a 2 inch TFT display screen, a 2 mega-pixel camera with video recording...

Jul, 2008

Expert review by: Oleg Kononosov (mobile-review.com)

Sony Ericsson G502

 

The handset's display shows up to 262 K colors in the resolution of 240x320 pixels (2-inch diagonal, TFT, 30x40mm) - this allows accommodating up to 8 text and 3 service lines in most modes. For web- and mail-browsing purposes you can have more text...

Oct, 2008

Expert review by: GSMArena team (gsmarena.com)

Sony Ericsson G502 review: Web as you go

 

The newest member of the Sony Ericsson G-lineup was only announced a few weeks ago with a stark commitment to deliver great internet experience. We were more than curious to find if it delivers on the promise to introduce a much larger audience to the...

2" 262K-color TFT LCD display of QVGA resolution ; GPRS, EDGE and 3G connectivity with HSDPA ; Great web browser ; Great battery life ; Compact size ; M2 memory card slot ; 2 megapixel camera ; Media center ; Comfortable keypad ; FM radio with RDS ;...

Poor display legibility under direct sunlight ; No video-call camera ; No document reader ; D-pad takes some time getting used to

The market, at which Sony Ericsson G502 is aiming, is not really overcrowded. There are only a handful of budget handsets to feature HSDPA and at least decent browser capabilities. The strongest challenger is probably the Sony Ericsson K660 but it will...

May, 2008

Expert review by: PhoneArena Team (phonearena.com)

Sony Ericsson G502 Review

 

In the beginning of the year, Sony Ericsson presented its G series, targeting the “Internet generation”. The first models (G700 and G900), were respectively from the middle and upper range, they were equipped with touchscreen, Symbian UIQ and a good...

Jun, 2008

Expert review by: Softpedia (softpedia.com)

Sony Ericsson G502 Review

 

Released back in summer, the G502 mobile phone can be considered one of the few pleasant surprises coming from Sony Ericsson this year. There's no point in denying that Xperia X1 has been the most expected Sony Ericsson device in 2008, but G502 has its...

Besides the HSDPA (3.6 Mbps) and Walkman 3.0 music player, G502 makes itself very useful through its long lasting battery and exceptionally good Access NetFront HTML 3.4 browser. After all, it's the features that place a phone into a higher-end...

The most disappointing things about G502 are the low quality 2 Megapixel camera and the small screen. If these two had been better, I think the device would've easily made it as a high-end mobile phone. The lack of any document viewer could be another...

Aug, 2009

Expert review by: Mobile Gazette (mobilegazette.com)

Sony Ericsson G502

 

A lightweight HSDPA phone with optional GPS support, the Sony Ericsson G502 brings 3.5G capabilities to the mass-market.

Apr, 2008

Consumer review by: S (rightmobilephone.co.uk)

The phone is extremely basic

 

This is the phone I was upgraded to, it wasn't my choice and I definitely wouldn't choose it again. The phone is extremely basic, there is nothing to get excited about at all. Even the games that are downloaded on the phone are all locked, it's ...

May, 2010

Consumer review by: stevey (rightmobilephone.co.uk)

there are lots of good features in addition to the usual ones

 

The G502 looks trendy and up to date, there is lots of good features in addition to the usual ones. I find the track id option very useful, my one moan is the keys are rather small and I often press the wrong key. The battery life is ok but I do find...

Jan, 2010

Product Specifications

Audio

FM radio: Yes
Microphone included: Yes
Music player: Yes
Ringer type:Polyphonic
Voice Recording: Yes

Camera

Built-in Camera: Yes
Digital Zoom:4
Main camera resolution (numeric):2

Data Transmission

Bluetooth: Yes
Infrared data port: No

Display

Display:TFT
Display number of colours:262144 colours
Display Resolution:240 x 320

Memory

Flash card support: Yes
Internal Memory:32

Messaging

MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes

Networking

3G: Yes
Data network:3G

Other features

Interface:USB
Networking type:GSM, UMTS, HSDPA
Operating Frequency:900, 1800, 1900, 2100
Playable formats:MP3, AAC
Smartphone: No
Video capability: Yes

Phone features

Direct printing: Yes
Form factor:Bar
Java technology: Yes
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Countdown timer, Notes, Stopwatch
Speakerphone: Yes
Vibrating Alert: Yes

Power

Standby time (2G):330
Talk time (2G):9

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:4.6
Height :1.35
Weight:83.5
Width:10.3