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Comment: I want to know if its there's a WAP?
Good: I'd say everything
Bad: I'd say only the battery life.....
Comment: Cent has always been fanboys to Apple products and yet android phone kick there asses :D I realy wont this phone but im still looking around to see if i cant finde something better for the price of around 200 Euro
Good: Everything, I think. !
Comment: So i'm gonna buy on tomorrow.. ;)
Good: Size, functionality, hotspot, folders
Bad: Screen quality could be better
Comment: What a silly comment about the SD card - well add a bigger one! Solved. Also yet another reviewer that makes a like for like comparison between a sub £100 phone with an £400 plus iPhone!
This is a 2.3.4 Android phone but Sony has created an enhanced interface that allows you to create drag and drop folder containers for your programs and shortcuts just like Android 4. That's very useful considering the small screen real estate.
A phone of this size is too small for serious text reading - besides I think manufacturers don't expect people to read any more. I've got an ipod Touch so the screen is vastly superior (so was the cost!). If the screen resolution was better it would be a 10/10 phone. Actually the screen looks clear and colourful - its only text that is not so good - but I think changing the font would help. The capacitive screen works smoothly - same as ipod.
The coloured threaded messaging is very nice.
You can use it as a Wifi hotspot when needed. It works perfectly with my ipod.
You can hack this phone. I rooted it to get rid of the bloatware and to install Avast! antivirus - you need root access for the Firewall service.
Those 2 tiny speakers are amazingly powerful. I mean I don't expect Hifi quality from phone speakers. Speech is very crisp and clear if you are listening to stories or learning a language.
I got fed up with the basic browser and downloaded Dolphin - much easier with tabs. There is a voice search utility. A strange omission is the lack of a default voice recorder program.
The phone is small enough to fit into my jeans pocket when I go out in the evening. Oh yes - it's a phone! The sound quality is good.
I got this with a £10 a month contract and 1G of data so I'm not complaining :)
Good: Great performance, Flash suport, Great video, Pending update for Android 4.0 from Sony
Bad: Screen size & resolution could be better
Comment: This review is pretty unfair on the Live. It mainly digs at areas which are changeable. E.g. You complain about the memory card being 2GB but this can be easily changed. I also found that it plays music much better than anything else within its price range. I have never had a laggy experience when browsing. It plays flash videos and many Flash games very smoothly.
As for Sony's software interface - it isn't bad but again can easily be changed. Just install GO Launcher EX or Launcher Pro.
Some games are incompatible with the Live due to its resolution, however, games such as Angry birds, Fruit ninja, Dead Space, SiegeCraft, MineCraft, Dungeon Defenders and Shadow Gun run superbly.
The Live can be got for £100 plus top up from Three (out of stock atm) and at this price it is a fantastic phone. What annoys me is when sites give the Wildfire S a great review and then try exceptionally hard to find something wrong with phones like this when this is cheaper and vastly outperforms a Wildfire.
Good: All the features in one single handset
Bad: Resolution as other say but hope thats ok
Comment: Guys, can anyone who own advise whether i can buy his phone? I compared this with all the other competitors, but they are worst when compared with this one? Also will they stop producing this mighty model? as heard that sony is going to stop producing these mobiles. Is it true?
Bad: absolutely nothing
Comment: this phone is amazing..
and the thing i would like to correct in the review is that it comes with a 4GB memory card and not of 2GB
the mem card CAN be swapped without taking out the battery...
it runs on andro 2.3.4 but would be upgraded to 4.0 in a week or two...
the 5MP camera with LED flash makes the camera much powerful than its comptitors and also the presense of front camera makes it good for video talking via gtalk and skype...
the sound quality is superb (thanxx to xLoud)
UI is awsome though the stalk launcher doesnt support folder in the menu...
BOTTOMLINE:BUY THIS PHONE AND YOU WILL NEVER CREY(except when it is lost!!!!)
Comment: every day i turn on the phone and make a good time it doesnt mary
Good: THEMES and apparences
Bad: fish is very fat with the new media
Good: Almost everything
Comment: Almost everything is good about this phone except for the screen(if you are obsessed with it). Its a good phone, UI is great and ya Standy-by battery back-up is better than Neo V for the instance. Checked it with one of my friends NEO V and the date and time are not correctly updated by the automatic update
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