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Vodafone 553

Vodafone 553
alaScore 79

23 reviews

Oct, 2016

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 reviews of Vodafone 553. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People really like the sound and portability. The usability and battery get less positive views.

portability, sound

battery, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Vodafone 553 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 user reviews of Vodafone 553 from The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Some have doubts about the usability and battery.

battery, usability

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

This summary is based on the products: Vodafone 553 Black Touchscreen Mobile Phone on PAYGVodafone 553 Black Touchscreen Mobile Phone on PAYG

Oct, 2016

Expert review by: Carly Page (

Vodafone 553


Fancy a full QWERTY keypad without an empty wallet? Vodafone's inexpensive keyboard-wielding 553 could be just what you're looking for.

Available in Black, Pink, Silver and White, the design of this handset is ideal for fashion-conscious teenagers and social networkers alike. With measurements of 108 x 53 x 14.9 it's fairly chunky, but its lightweight casing and rounded off edges make...

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: bigdave50 (

Good phone


the phone is all we wanted good sound and good recption on asda mobile

May, 2011

Product Specifications


Audio formats supported:AAC, AAC+, AMR, AWB, MIDI, MP3, WAV
FM radio: Yes
Microphone included: Yes
Music player: Yes
Ringer type:Polyphonic
Voice Recording: Yes


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

Data Transmission

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


Display diagonal:7.11
Display number of colours:262144 colours
Display Resolution:240 x 320
External display: No
Touchscreen: Yes

GPS Performance

GPS (satellite): No


Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC
Flash card support: Yes
Internal Memory:50
Maximum memory card size:8


E-mail: Yes
E-mail protocols:IMAP4, POP3
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes


Data network:HSDPA
SIM card capability:Single SIM
WAP: Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Other features

Interface:Bluetooth 2.0, USB 1.1
Networking type:GSM
Operating Frequency:900, 1800, 1900
Playable formats:PCM, ADPCM, SP-Midi, MP3, AAC, AMR NB, iMelody 1.2, XMF
Smartphone: No

Phone features

Flight mode: Yes
Form factor:Slider
Java technology: Yes
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Games, Recorder, Stopwatch
Phonebook capacity:1000
Speakerphone: Yes

Ports & interfaces

USB port: Yes
USB version:2.0


Battery Capacity:900
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (2G):384
Talk time (2G):5.3

Technical Details

Colour of product:Black
Volume Control:Digital


Video call: No
Video compression formats:H.263, MPEG4
Video Playback: Yes
Video recording: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Height :10.8
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