Summary: the only problem I had was the volume,could hardly hear if there was background noise,my 20 yr old son quickly remedied the problem by downloading a sound app,fixed it in 2 mins,much louder.Very satisfied with the whole process.great phone.
Overall GREAT phone, fast, good resolution and clarity
John V., Newegg
2 weeks ago
Summary: Other things to consider are:
Pros: Slim, lightweight feeling for its size, decent screen resolution and clarity, though other reviews about the viewing angle issue are truer than I would like to admit. Responsive camera, with flash. Good phone and sound quality. Nice Sony earbuds provided. Nice themes, fairly easy to navigate, relatively little installed garbage on it... but... see cons.
Cons: I came from an original Samsung Galaxy S (yes, the original from almost 4 years ago!) updated to 2.4, and I was used to the black background with white text theme which is FAR better for reading and the eyes than the basic themes in Android 4.x from what I can tell. It appears there aren't options for going to that sort of theme in the base applications like Contacts, Mail, Messaging, etc., unless you root your phone. Bad.
Excerpt: I bought the phone on 29 Dec 2013, and had to immediately send it in for a replacement as there was a prominent mark on the camera. I got the phone back in a few days, I was happy. Then suddenly after a few days of using the replaced phone, I started seeing some new issues crop up. This time the ...
Summary: This is my best phone ever, the picture and the sound quality is very good. Some of my old pictures come alive like never before, they are so clear I wonder if I had taken them. The old music in my old phone sound so good although they are not recorded in high definition. I also like the fact that the phone is an unlocked phone, I just put the SIM Card in and off I go.