Excerpt: Today, the phone still works, but the absence of backlighting literally kills everything. Sad to say, I don’t use it anymore. It’s hard for a cellphone brand to make a good reputation, and one thing Asus needs to work hard on is the durability of their phones. My sister also owned a cellphone of this model, and it suffered the same fate. The bottomline: I cannot recommend you buy this phone. It probably cost me 300 dollars. Like they say, looks can be deceiving.