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User score

Overall satisfaction
7.3
  • 6
  • 5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 0
14 opinions
  • Screen7.4
  • Performance6.8
  • Camera6.4
  • Connectivity7.3
  • Battery3.8
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Design & Materials

Is it a drop-resistant and scratch-resistant smartphone?
7.2

14 opinions

Do you think it's a nice phone?
7.7

14 opinions

Is it comfortable?
7.9

14 opinions

Can you see it well in the sunlight?
6.9

14 opinions

Performance & Hardware

Does it have good sound?
6.8

14 opinions

Does it work smoothly in everyday use?
6.8

14 opinions

What's your experience been with demanding games?
6.9

14 opinions

Camera

Quality of daytime photos
7.6

14 opinions

Quality of nighttime photos
5.6

14 opinions

Quality of selfies
5.4

14 opinions

Does it have a powerful flash?
7.1

14 opinions

Connectivity

Does it have good coverage for calls?
7.4

14 opinions

Quality of the GPS
7.1

14 opinions

And the WiFi?
7.4

14 opinions

Battery

How long does the battery last?
  • 36%
    Less than half day
  • 43%
    Less than a day
  • 14%
    One day
  • 7%
    More than one day
  • 0%
    Two days or more

14 opinions

Software

Did it come with preinstalled applications?
  • 0%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 69%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 31%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall

14 opinions

Do you regularly receive updates?
  • 21%
    Never
  • 36%
    Once a year
  • 21%
    Every six months
  • 21%
    Every two months or less

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User reviews

User Reviews

  • Good but could be better. nice try of asus to make a value packed phone

    • 5
    • Screen2.8
    • Performance4.3
    • Camera2.0
    • Connectivity7.0
    • Battery7.0
  • Nice phone

    Overall good but the battery is poor

    • 7.4
    • Screen8.8
    • Performance7.3
    • Camera9.0
    • Connectivity7.3
    • Battery5.0
  • Auto
    Years and still powerful

    The quality of the construction is phenomenal, it restored time and falls very well, the back cover after many years peeled off, several times it became my spare cell phone and is still being used today, of course "forcing the bar", lives in dependence from powebank, out of battery it almost doesn't reach 2 hours, even at the time the battery was its defect. As it is very old it doesn't update anymore, it was a great experience, you saw in practice Asus' dedication in bringing a good experience. The performance in games was something absurd, intermediate cell phones 2 years apart were left behind and a lot. His strong point was the camera, the famous "owl", the artificial intelligence was very lame and you depended on him understanding that it was dark for the button to appear and almost always made mistakes but when you used it it was fantastic, it was a photo in pitch without flash , nowadays it has resources that are equal and even better, but years after the launch I saw it have very good results.

    Positives
    • Materials
    • Screen
    • Camera
    • Performance
    Negatives
    • Battery
    • Size
    • 8.4
    • Screen8.5
    • Performance7.3
    • Camera7.5
    • Connectivity7.0
    • Battery0.0
  • Auto
    I liked him ...

    It was the best smartphone I've had so far (11/04/19). He performed well for games and day to day. The rear camera was good, but the selfie camera I didn't use due to the low resolution. The battery was average. He didn't heat up much when using it. I liked native apps and other Asus apps. At one point Asus released a system update that was not good for him, so I preferred to go back to the original system. Unfortunately I lost it on the street after almost a year of use.

    Positives
    • Screen
    • Performance
    • Back camera
    • Resistance
    • Construction
    Negatives
    • Frontal camera
    • 10
    • Screen9.5
    • Performance9.3
    • Camera7.5
    • Connectivity8.0
    • Battery5.0
  • Auto
    Fair price.

    • 6.9
    • Screen8.5
    • Performance4.0
    • Camera5.8
    • Connectivity6.7
    • Battery0.0
  • Auto
    Great fall resistance for a cell phone of that price, and it's fast.

    horrible battery, more or less camera and etc ...

    • 7.6
    • Screen8.0
    • Performance7.3
    • Camera5.5
    • Connectivity7.3
    • Battery5.0
  • Auto
    Great, just ask for the battery.

    Positives
    • Screen
    • Performance
    Negatives
    • Battery
    • 8.8
    • Screen7.8
    • Performance8.7
    • Camera6.3
    • Connectivity7.7
    • Battery5.0
  • Auto
    Stunning phone

    A smart phone for your money! Just over 3 years ago I bought it for 6 990, and it's an amazing price for a phone with such features and capabilities. So much time has passed, and now he is already an "old man", but will give a head start to half of modern smartphones. The camera is gorgeous! All very clearly removes, even in the dark! Its only drawback is the battery (If you actively use it, even for a day is not enough (

    • 10
    • Screen10
    • Performance9.3
    • Camera10
    • Connectivity8.3
    • Battery7.0
  • Auto
    In 2014 was the top

    The phone is good, but for 2 years of use the battery has degraded severely and now it's enough for 10 hours of inactive use. From demanding games heats up very much.

    • 8.3
    • Screen8.3
    • Performance8.7
    • Camera6.3
    • Connectivity7.7
    • Battery5.0
  • Auto
    good mobile phone

    • 6.7
    • Screen6.5
    • Performance8.0
    • Camera7.8
    • Connectivity8.3
    • Battery0.0

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  • 3.2 Design & Materials
  • 2.9 Performance & Hardware
  • 3.9 Camera
  • 2.6 Connectivity
  • 2.4 Battery
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Ki is an automatic score based on the specifications and prices of devices. It is calculated using over 200 variables to rank smartphones, tablets and other devices from best to worst.
How do we calculate the Ki?

In this case, to determine the score we evaluate 5 general aspects:

  • Design and screen
  • Hardware and performance
  • Camera
  • Connectivity
  • Battery

Once these 5 factors have been rated, we introduce the price variable. This means that any two devices with the same ratings get a different Ki score for quality vs price.

Even a device objectively worse than another may have a higher Ki score if it has a better price.

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The Ki varies as time goes by. As new devices with better specifications enter the market the Ki score of older devices will go down, always being compensated of their decrease in price.