Samsung has issued a software update for this phone, but it did not fix the problem for me. Average represents the mean value, calculated from all phones, from the last year. Size comparison of Motorola v and Samsung i view larger Size comparison of Motorola v and Samsung i view larger Side-by-side comparison of i top and v bottom view larger Phone characteristics The phone functions relatively well as a phone, with some exceptions noted herein. This means when you dial a number, you either have to angle the tip of your thumb at the screen awkward if you are holding the phone in the same hand , or you have to stare at the screen while you are dialing, which is inconvenient. Since Samsung opted to put a QWERTY keyboard in this phone, I would have much rather seen Samsung integrate the keyboard with the main phone instead of making it available with a slider design. But how does it perform in real life? Physical dimensions When the slider is closed, the i feels much bigger and bulkier than it really is.
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Adn of mid [update]these are part of the product portfolio of Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. My experiences with 1xRTT service have been much better.
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I would have preferred seeing Samsung just pick one option and do it right, instead of picking many options and doing them poorly. Whereas with the 1xRTT service, I would frequently have to reconnect or reset the connection, I could use the EVDO service for long periods of time without connection problems.
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EVDO data capability, for one. The dropouts were bad enough that I could not have a regular conversation over Bluetooth. I found the i to be very difficult to use and deal with in real-life use. Cable box electronics and Set-top box. Best Android photo and video apps.
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Further, to use Wi-Fi, you had to turn the phone application off. Verizon also does not support dialup networking over Bluetooth, which is a real drawback. It is not something you would feel comfortable carrying around in your pocket. Finally, you can browse the Internet at near-DSL speeds without having to stay tethered near a wi-fi hotspot or other Internet connection.
It would be easier to recommend the i as an EVDO device if Verizon had enabled the dial-up networking Bluetooth profile on the phone. E introduced in China. Stand-by time – As rated by manufacturer.
During calls, I experienced significant problems with dropouts during voice calls.
Pages did load quickly though, thanks to the EVDO and sites modek for mobile browsers were very good. But it worked in a pinch, and was for the most part usable.
Even worse was the latency and connection reliability, which often required reboots and reconnects while browsing web sites. I was able to browse web sites, download multimedia, and connect via VPN to work without problems.
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