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Samsung i857 / DoubleTime
6.1 out of 10

Samsung i857 / DoubleTime

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Overall 4
4.0

Samsung DoubleTime (AT&T)

PC Magazine
11 January 2012
  • Conclusion: The Samsung DoubleTime has two displays and a keyboard, but that isn't reason enough to buy it.
  • Pros: Inexpensive. Decent QWERTY keyboard.
  • Cons: Sluggish performance. Outdated OS. Poor camera. Secondary display is awkward to use. Limited multimedia file format support.
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Overall 5
4.5
Design 4
4.0
Performance 3
3.0
Battery performance 7
7.0
Display 4
4.0
Camera 3
3.0
Software 4
4.0

Samsung DoubleTime review

theverge.com
2 December 2011
  • Excerpt: In a smartphone race that’s become all about the latest and greatest, the fastest and most powerful, the Samsung DoubleTime is an odd phone to review. Its specs don’t say smartphone — it’s big and clunky, running Android 2.2 on an 800MHz Qualcomm processor, without much storage or added software —...
  • Pros: Solid battery life, Pretty good keyboard, Not much bloatware
  • Cons: Performance is akin to a three-year-old smartphone, Bad camera, Bulky, unattractive body
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Overall 4
4.0

Expert Review

Phone Arena
28 November 2011
  • Conclusion: Seriously, for $49.99 on-contract, you’re better off investing the money on something considerably better – especially when there are a variety of other smartphones that tastefully show off the beauty of Android.
  • Pros: One of the few dual-screen clamshells
  • Cons: Sluggish overall performance, Washed out displays, Outdated Froyo build, Weak battery life
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