E1190 - £10
Why this smartphone is built for you
The Samsung E1190
Samsung E1190 is the cheapest clamshell phone that Samsung make. It firmly sticks to the basic phone functions of making calls and sending texts, both of which it does very well.
This phone has a 1.4 inch screen that displays in 127PPI (Pixels Per Inch). The average PPI for a modern smartphone is 255.
This phone does not have a camera.
Based upon its processor speed and memory, this phone receives an unmudlr performance rating of 1 out of 100.
The E1190 has an estimated battery life of around 9 hours. The average smartphone battery life is around 10 hours. It has a battery capacity of 800mAh (MilliAmp hours). The average battery capacity is 1950mAh. The battery on this phone is removable.
The E1190 has got an FM radio and will last for up to 30 days between charges (or up to 9 hours of continuous use). The advantage of the clamshell design is twofold.
1.It makes it more difficult to accidentally 'pocket dial' one of your contacts.
2.Closing the lid will automatically end your current phone call.
Both of these features could help prevent you from wasting your valuable credit unnecessarily.
If you are looking for a robust phone that you can throw in your bag for festivals or keep in the car for emergencies, then the £10 Samsung E1190 may be one to consider. It is worth bearing in mind, however, that it is a dual band mobile phone so will not work on visits to North or South America.