www.testfreaks.com

Reviews, reviews, reviews...

LG VX-8550 Chocolate
4.7 out of 10

LG VX-8550 Chocolate

Mobile Phone with Music Player, Video Camera, and Bluetooth®. * Read more

Best Price at Amazon

Reviews and Problems with LG VX-8550 Chocolate

Showing 1-10 of 26
Overall 6
6.0

Phone works as advertised; it's not identical to the ...

Robert Goff, Amazon
11 May 2015
  • Summary: Phone works as advertised; it's not identical to the VX8550 I needed to replace, but that's not the seller's fault. The battery has extremely low capacity, I assume as a result of being in storage for so long.
  • Read full review
Overall 6
6.0

Love the phone

NW, Amazon
7 October 2013
  • Summary: I love the phone however because it is an older phone it doesn't get ideal service like newer phones do. I have found that I don't get the same level of service when driving certain places that I used to have full bars with a newer phone, also service is not a reliable when in buildings.
  • Read full review
Overall 6
6.0

Battery doesn't work

Elizabeth DeMarco, Amazon
31 May 2013
  • Summary: I was able to fully charge the battery in less than 5 minutes. I thought that it had come to me mostly charged, but as I used the phone, the battery died quickly. Fortunately, a friend of mine had an old battery, which works, but is black and doesn't match the phone. But it WORKS!
  • Read full review
Overall 6
6.0

It's a Slider!!!

Valerie Gresham, Amazon
2 May 2013
  • Summary: The phone it self was nice but I bought it for my daughter who texts a lot, so it lasted all of thirty days. lol The slider is most definitely not a good option for her. Now it's loose and she wants another. The overall service was excellent. The phone was in good shape to say it was used.
  • Read full review
Overall 6
6.0

LG Chocolate

zorrojr63, Ebay
8 December 2010
  • Summary: I like that the phone gets txt messages fast. I dont really like the way the battery is, it changes if you go from room to room. I decided to buy it because of the color and it is a LG phone. I heard LG phones from verizon is wonderful! I also got it because it was from verizon.
  • Read full review
Overall 6
6.0

durable ok phone

misaki, Phone Arena
26 August 2010
  • Excerpt: well what can i say? it's an ok phone.i have to say, this is phone is pretty durable. i am REALLY clumsy. i once dropped this fone down two flights of stares and it survivied. dropped on gravel. still alive. dropped it on floor. still alive.tho like any fone, you cant get it wet.
  • Pros: -durable, -can record videos, -customizable, -fun touch sensor and scrolly wheel. my friends love to play with it, -pretty color
  • Cons: --can withstand alot of texting, -not alot of storage space, -no flash, -nota good camera
  • Read full review
Overall 6
6.0

User Review

Anonymous, Phone Arena
8 August 2010
  • Excerpt: This phone is indestructible. Seriously. I dropped it loads of times (slippery, you need to put jewels or a case on it) and it never broke. It has been my first phone and I can't wait to replace it next month. It is very boring and the internet function, which it does have, sucks!
  • Pros: indestructible, good battery, perfect basic phone, cool design
  • Cons: battery is sometimes unpredictable, internet is awful, boring, slippery, camera isn't all that great
  • Read full review
Overall 6
6.3

My Very 2nd Phone

Lacie Burns, Phone Arena
1 November 2009
  • Excerpt: this was my second phone i loved it i only went through 2 of these phones but of corse the first time i was careless and was mad so when i stuck the charger in the charging slot i broke it. I have had this phone for at least 3 years.
  • Pros: GREAT PICTURES, EASY TO FIGURE OUT, DURABLE, LEFT IT IN 1 INCH OF RAIN AND WHEN I DRIED IT IT STILL WORKED, EASY TO CARRY AROUND
  • Cons: FREEZES UP IN WINTER TIME
  • Read full review
Overall 6
6.0

lg chocolate

alexis, Phone Arena
11 October 2009
  • Excerpt: i had horrible luck with this phone! i had it for less than a year and thank god i had a one-year insurance policy. i went through 3 or 4 and all of them worked well for a week than eventually when i went to charge it, thhe charger would just fall out.
  • Pros: good features, nice design, good camera, the slide is nice
  • Cons: the battery charging, shuts off randomly, cannot be touched by watter what so ever
  • Read full review
Overall 6
5.7

Good at first, not so much as it goes on

megansquared, Phone Arena
1 July 2009
  • Excerpt: Well, the color is one of the best parts of it. The "ice blue" is pretty. The phone itself really doesnt have one big problem, its more of a manufacturing/software problem. It also bounces on cement and does not break, which would kill some phones.
  • Pros: touchpad, color, textability
  • Cons: software, charger, you cant add words to the "word dictionary" (no "swears")
  • Read full review
Next page >>