Summary: I think they built this to work for 1.5 years, I didn't expect these: Restart automatically; With WiFi, it won't last like 4 hours; Freeze a lot recently; Won't charge sometimes recently; I will never buy anything from Samsung.
Excerpt: People thought I was crazy. Now its 2013 and everyone wants a phablet. This was and still the original champ. Loved everything about it. Granted I got tired of TouchWiz but this phone was still the best at everyhting.
Excerpt: Been using this phone less then 2 years and I can't wait to change it when the contract is up, this phone isn't tough enough like iphone, the interface still sucks, I still get lost when trying to find a certain pictures, the battery is really bad, even on idle, imagine with 70 percent batt before...
Summary: I just want to add that this phone is unlocked and works on T-Mobile prepaid plan. I'm getting 4G LTE, on NJ. Also, To update to Jelly Bean 4.1.2, just install Samsung Kies, it's a free app from Samsung. Connect the phone, and after connecting to it, it will request to update.
Summary: My original narrative is in the next paragraph I raised rating from two to four stars - since then the SIM card is working. Found a variety of fixes on the internet - tried them all and finally found the right fix. Once overcoming the SIM the phone is working great.
phone without stylus, andc continuous flashing display
8 October 2013
Summary: I ordered this phone through Tablet Distributors. I got the phone on October 7 2013. Upon opening the phone, I noticed that the phone came without the stylus. how upsetting. the phone was sealed, but upon opening the device, the phone looked dirty and tampered with.