I really shopped around for a phone like this. Though it is marketed as a senior's phone, it is in reality, one of the best flip-phones on the market today. Physical - I bought this to replace a Motorola Razor. This phone's design and construction are very similar, that is, sturdy and reliable. I prefer a flip phone because it fits easily in my pocket and I don't need the features of a smart phone. There is a micro-SDHC slot for your photos and songs, 32GB maximum. Phone - Reception and quality are fine, comparable to other cell phones. It seems to have all the common options, contacts, voicemail, so forth. The included ringtones are a bit odd, but there are a couple of 'normal' ones to choose from, and of course, you can use your own song or whatever. Camera - 2MB sensor, and a surprising array of effects. I was impressed with it's low light capability, given it does not have a flash. FM Radio - I really didn't care about a radio function, but it is there, and seems to work well. You must have headphones plugged in to start the radio #antenna, I presume#. You can use the speaker, so long as the headphones are plugged in. From the home screen, pushing up on the 4-way switch jumps to the radio. MP3 Player - I was very interested in the mp3 player, since I usually carry an older low capacity mp3 player. The player itself does not disappoint. I'm not sure about playlists or anything like that, I usually just run it in random mode. My main disappointment is the integration of the mp3 player into the phone. It takes 10 clicks to get from the main phone screen to a first song. If you close the cover, it continues to function but when you open it again, you are back on the main phone screen, and 10 clicks away from the player again. You can adjust the volume with the cover closed using the phone volume buttons, but that's all you can do. To pause, skip, or anything else, you have to open the cover and click 10 steps to get back to the player. Fortunately, I use the mp3 player at my desk and keeping the cover open is no problem. If I were trying to use this phone as an mp3 player in my pocket, I would probably return it for another solution. Web Browsing - I sort of checked it out, but if portable web browsing mattered to me, I would have gone to a smart phone. Texting - I don't text, but I tried it out. Single letters work fine. There is a smart-type function that didn't work very well for me, but it could just be my lack of experience with texting. Plans - As of November 2013, this phone was available with either StraightTalk or TracFone service. It is there if you look hard enough and can live with ordering on-line.
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