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Samsung I917 / Focus
6.3 out of 10

Samsung I917 / Focus

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Overall 4
4.0

Had to RMA

Phong T., Newegg
3 February 2012
  • Pros: Love WP7!
  • Cons: There was a line of dead pixels on the left corner, but everything else was fine. Knowing that Newegg's RMA process was smooth, I went ahead and did it. The one I got back was clearly used, and the headphones pack was even labelled "used & not working". Newegg, I still love you, but you disappoin...
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Overall 4
4.0

WP7:B+ | Focus:C | Samsung Support:F

Brett H., Newegg
4 March 2011
  • Summary: I am disappointed that I took a chance on getting this phone and loved it for the first four months. It came back to bite me when I had to rely on Samsung to fix it. When it works it is great. When it doesn't you are on your own.
  • Pros: I enjoyed this phone when I first got it. I love Microsoft's Windows Phone OS. It is easy to use and very good at what it does. There are some noticeable features missing. First is that you cannot add a video to an MMS. Second, cannot connect to a wireless network that is not broadcasting its SSID.
  • Cons: The worst aspect of this phone is the support from Samsung. I sent the phone into Samsung because my volume down button stopped working. They wanted to charge me one hundred and fifty dollars to fix it because the LCD connection was corroded. How does the LCD affect the volume button?!?!? And how...
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Overall 4
4.0

Samsung focus I917

Amazon Customer, Amazon
9 January 2011
  • Summary: Pro: amazing amoled screen display. Really beautiful, smooth in hand. Response speed fast. Keyboard nice and neat. Wifi works great, I have Verizon Quantun, takes seconds to download apps. Some WELL BUILT functions for you to organize your phone feature.
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Overall 4
4.0

This is a great chocie if you want an unlocked smart phone!

Andy, Amazon
9 January 2011
  • Summary: Updated: Phone doesn't always charge when plugged-in and for whatever reason Zune doesn't recognize it anymore. Just buy an iPhone. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ I was a long time iPhone user and...
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Overall 4
4.0

Phone died after updates added

B.Royal, Amazon
9 January 2011
  • Summary: We purchased this phone in September--delivered on September 19. Was working great until this past Saturday when we decided to "update" the phone as per the "update" messages on the phone.
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