Summary: "dont listen to these numptys! at this price its a great little phone...must phones have the same issues with some people dont let the reviews below put u off, sure txt is tricking....answer turn the phone to landscape and the virtual keys are bigger!
A good phone for non-iphone or blackberry people :)
2 September 2011
Excerpt: I recently bought this phone through a contract with '3' and chose it because i think Iphones and Blackberries (both of which i have owned previously) are overrated. I was told that Androids were the dark horse of both Blackberries and Iphones so gave it a shot and so far (after 8 months) i am...
Summary: This phone is known variously as Galaxy Spica, Lite, Portal and i5700. Had the i5700 for a week now and it has impressed me greatly. I have had no problems so far whatsoever. The touch screen is very responsive and using the Android keyboard is easy. Runs Angry Birds well.
Summary: From price wise, you can't really hoping too much on the performance. If you can live with low performance and low quality display, than this is really a lovely phone to have. I had upgraded my phone as I am a person whom like to have nice display, performance and loads of apps.
As I began the review - Brilliant software with disappointing hardware...
14 November 2010
Excerpt: The most desirable feature of this phone at least in my opinion is the software - Android. Android has completely changed the smart phone market so that now you don't need to depend on Apple or Blackberry for a capable smart phone you can have the same functionality from any manufacturer.