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Samsung A257 / Magnet
5.3 out of 10

Samsung A257 / Magnet

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Reviews and Problems with Samsung A257 / Magnet

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Overall 4
4.0

Not user friendly

equniox, Ebay
4 January 2014
  • Summary: We purchased this phn thinking it would be a good alternative to the bulky sliders we have, but within minutes of receiving them we realized they would not work for us but decided to give them a try anyway.
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Overall 4
4.0

just ok

chumpe1845, Ebay
1 January 2011
  • Summary: The cellphone's sound quality is great the loud speaker works good too. The problems start with text messaging this phone does not display/store texts as threads of conversation. There is an inbox and an outbox folder and all the texts you send are intertwined and not segregated.
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Overall 4
4.0

Samsung SGH A257 Magnet

jonjos2, Ebay
10 October 2010
  • Summary: Simple phone. If you just need a phone for calling it will work but if you want to take pics, assign ringtones, pic id, or save anything you might look into another phone because you can do none of these with the Samsung Magnet.
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Overall 4
4.0

Think twice

jlkamd, Ebay
10 September 2010
  • Summary: Loved that it is very light weight. Internet connection was good. Photo quality is terrible. The worst feature is that the keys are so small and so close together, it is very difficult for texting. There are also only about 6 ringtones from which to choose, and they're all awful.
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Overall 3
3.0

Derp

Urza42, Phone Scoop
24 August 2010
  • Excerpt: That about sums up what I think of thias phone, its dumb. Pros, incredable speaker phone and qwerty keyboard for 80 bucks Cons, bluetooth dont work VGA Camera is awful, the physical menu buttons being everywhere like next to the space bar andun changeablew home key drive me INSANE!!!
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Overall 4
4.0

Samsung Magnet

darrell8071, Ebay
6 March 2010
  • Summary: If this was a beauty contest this phone would win hands down. Other than that what phone lacks is MP3 capability. Hardly any internal memory does not allow and pictures to be transferred from the desktop to the phone and other than buying audio from your provider your only option is to hold the...
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Overall 4
4.0

uggg service

phonelover64, Phone Scoop
8 December 2009
  • Excerpt: love the phone and every thing ya know but the service has no 3g and has no service every where!!!!!!!
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Overall 4
4.3

Samsung Magent

mlyssa971, Phone Arena
17 June 2009
  • Excerpt: IMPOSSIBLE to tether this device. even AT&T laptop support could not get it to work.
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