Excerpt: I purchased this mobile back in 2000 - my first mobile phone! It was simple to get used to and has a very clear screen which is well illuminated. You are not overwhelmed with a variety of functions on offer today (for example internet, email and picture messaging).
Excerpt: The BOSCH 509e is one of my favourite brands in mobile phones.It has alot of features to include sms text messaging,cool graphics when you recieve incoming calls,call barring system (without having to phone up the network that you are on and getting their permission),Information menu (that you can...
Excerpt: I have owned a Bosch 509e (on Orange Pay as You Go) for about three years now. It's definitely a bit large compared with the latest tiny toy-like phones, but I have big fingers and it has big buttons, so I'm not complaining. (Perhaps it's unkind to call it a brick: it's more like a half-brick.
Excerpt: Despite recently upgrading my pay-as-you-go account with Orange, I still own and also have a soft-spot for my Bosch 509e phone. Featuring an attractive clear orange plastic finish (also available in coconut too), the phone is an absolute doddle to use.
Excerpt: I purchased the Bosch from Argos a couple of years ago. I wanted non-contract and cheap, and it does exactly that; The phone doesn't have downloadable ringtones or logos or interchangable fascias, but I've dropped it all over the country and, as you'd hope from a Bosch product, it carries on...
Excerpt: Hi, my name is Liam and this is my first opinion I have ever written on Ciao, so please be generous in ratings. Thank you. For my first opinion I have decided to write about the 509e mobile phone.
Excerpt: After a very embarassing incident with my old phone ( a phillips savvy), and a toilet that was inviting the forementioned to go for a swim, I was forced to get a new phone. No problem I thought naively I'll buy a better one, I have a better paid job, and can now afford to get a siemens c25 (or...
Pros: It's bright orange, and yeah that's about it . Also it withstands being thrown on the floor and kicked quite alot too .
Excerpt: I am no mobile expert and I just wanted a functional phone that would do the job. I chose the Bosch 509e because it was cheap, on the Orange p-a-y-g network which I wanted, and I liked the looks.
Pros: Cheap, robust, simple to use, well - spaced keys, lights up ! , 27 ringtones, calculator function
Cons: No vibrating or predictive text, a little large, battery life only average, power indicator misleading, messages easy to delete