Conclusion: Online the Tocco Icon retails for around £80 - a relatively low price considering you get WiFi and some useful - and has some really interesting features for anyone keen on social networking.
Summary: The quality of connection is above criticism. The ringtone is loud, but the vibro is not always felt.
The model costs €130, which is an impressive value for money. You have not many alternatives. Nokia has Nokia 5228 with better screen, more software options and a price, which is €15-20 lower.
Excerpt: This is a global GSM phone. It can be used with T-Mobile USA and AT&T. In the tradition of the first Samsung Star , which was great success with its 30 million units sold, the Samsung Star II is a cute and affordable touchscreen feature phone, with a few enhancements over its predecessor where it...
Conclusion: Samsung have long been trying to recapture the best-selling magic of the original Star. A sequel is now official but we’d be wrong to call two of a kind. Samsung have a full house of Star clones already.
Pros: GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz, GPRS/EDGE class 12, Dimensions: 107.5 x 54 x 12.4 mm, 94 g, 3" capacitive TFT touchscreen, WQVGA resolution (240 x 400 pixels), TouchWiz 3.0 UI, 30MB onboard storage, Hot-swappable microSD card slot (up to 16GB), 3.5mm audio jack, 3 megapixel fixed focus camera with smi...
Cons: No 3G, Low-res display, Basic fixed-focus camera with no flash, Poor video recording – QVGA@15fps, Poor web browser, Laggy user interface
Samsung S5260 Star II preview: New Star from Samsung
31 January 2011
Excerpt: It's official, the Samsung S5230 Star has a successor. The Samsung S5260 Star II, as it's called, assumed some of the original features and came up with some great upgrades. As a consequence, a capaci...
Conclusion: The Samsung Tocco Icon has some good things going for it, but at a price that's getting close to a budget smart phone, you'll really need to love the way it looks to part with your cash for it.
Pros: Svelte good looks, okay camera
Cons: Limited functionality compared to an entry level smartphone
Conclusion: Overall, the Samsung Tocco Icon isn't a massive step up from the Tocco Lite, but the inclusion of a capacitive touchscreen is certainly a compelling reason to buy if you liked the original phone.
Pros: Compact, slick design, good call quality, affordable, easy to use, large screen