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Vodafone Smart 4G

alaTest has collected and analyzed 72 reviews of Vodafone Smart 4G. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the sound and portability. The design and price also get good feedback, but there are some negative reviews about the camera and size.

usability, price, design, portability, sound

battery, screen, performance, size, camera

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Vodafone Smart 4G is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Trusted Reviews (

Vodafone Smart


Can a phone be too cheap for its own good?

Dead cheap, Capacitive touchscreen

Small, low-res screen, Low-end processor, Rubbish camera

Jul, 2011

Expert review by : Sandra Vogel (

Vodafone Smart review


Are personalised backplates enough to make this low-cost Android smartphone stand out?

Bespoke backplates ; Low cost

Small, low-resolution screen ; No pinch to zoom ; Poor battery life ; 2MP camera ; Lack of onboard storage

Vodafone's Smart is one of the most affordable Android devices on the market. Certainly, at £70 on pay as you go, it is attractively priced. But does it live up to what Android can offer? A low price and good value for money aren't the same thing.

Jun, 2011

Expert review by : CoolSmartPhone (

Vodafone Smart 4 Review


Made by a company called “Yulong” (no, we've never heard of them either), this is the rather cheap (£75 on Pay As You Go) Vodafone Smart 4.

Jul, 2014

Expert review by : Carly Page (

Vodafone Smart


The Vodafone Smart, also known as the Vodafone 858, is the latest budget Android phone to come from the UK network.

Like last year's Vodafone 845, the Huawei-made smart phone is extremely lightweight, weighing in at a teeny 104g. It's certainly not a bad looking smartphone either, touting a glossy black frontage and the back-cover of your choice. However, we're not...

Aug, 2011

Expert review by : Alun Taylor (

Vodafone Smart Android smartphone


Review You can argue all you want about the merits of the various mobile operating systems but it's undoubtedly Android that has put smartphones into the hands of the impecunious masses and in numbers that would have been inconceivable just eighteen...

Though it runs Froyo and has a capacitive screen, the Smart has been ruthlessly built down to a price. Despite that, for talking, e-mailing, texting, navigating and social networking it’s up to the job. Yes it falls down when faced with more demanding...

Jul, 2011

Expert review by : (

Vodafone Smart review: Low pricetag is a false economy


Not a patch on the Orange San Francisco

Some of the Android experience for just £70

Screen will make you wish you paid a bit more

Jun, 2011

Expert review by (

Vodafone Smart review


has found its niche, in high end smartphones, at the middle of the range, and even in the budget sector. Hardly a niche, then, more of a ubiquitous position.

Personalised backplates, Small and light

Low resolution, small screen - Screen fares poorly outdoors, No pinch to zoom, Poor camera, No Flash support in web browser

Too many compromises to reach an incredibly low price mean we can’t really recommend the Vodafone Smart

Expert review by : Aayushi Jain (

Vodafone Smart 3G Review: Specs, Features and Price


Vodafone Smart 3G ReviewVodafone surprises all when it reveals the latest price of Vodafone Smart 3G. Now you can make Vodafone Smart 3G yours in just Rs 3100 which has Rs 4900 as its former price. It is really shocking, ...

Vodafone Smart 3G provides minimum required features which can make Android platform to run. It has single core Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 processor clocked at 528 MHz frequency which will feed slowest possible speed. The phone is only for those who don’t...

Sep, 2012

Consumer review (

Vodafone Smart


fast on internet, also great value for money, carnt go faster on the web for less

BATTERY LIFE. it is catostrophicly awful, aswell can be very slow offline and camera is dreadful.

Nov, 2014

Consumer review (

Vodafone Smart


Big screen, loads of apps & really good value for money

Concerns that if it was used to its full potential that the battery would need recharging a lot more often

Mar, 2012