Excerpt: Hey I from Srilnaka. I'm using this galaxy s advance for less than 6 -7 months. but it never gives any trouble to me. also several time I dropped this phone from higher places but it never damaged. it's worth to that money I paid for it. any it would be better if we can upgrade it to ICS or higher version of Android OS.
Summary: Great phone, did come in another language but found it easier enough to change to English. Does stuff way better then my iPhone, except sometime the front camera doesn't work with programmers like snap chat and Skype otherwise awesome!
Pros: Product looks nice, decent screen, good form factor, Android 4.1 available as a system update.
Cons: Where to begin? Touchwiz on this phone is a hog. Samsung's UI renders it incredibly unresponsive. To add to that, with only 768MB of RAM, Android 4+ itself is borderline unusable. The phone will simply stop working for 30-90 seconds at a time while apps seem to go out to pasture. It's like you can feel Dalvik forcing a garbage collection. Using the camera then browsing the photo gallery slows the phone to a crawl. Want to use Chrome? Wait around 45 seconds for it to s...