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Created: 06/09/13

Nice phone battery is an issue though. More power for longer would be nice

Yes, I would recommend this product to a friend.
Review For: Apple iPhone 3GS - 16GB - Black Smartphone

iPhone.... The only phone I have ever had, that MUST be connected to the internet through Apple iTunes BEFORE you can use it.

Reason for getting the phone... I had no internet or phone on where I was. I told this to the seller, it was extremely difficult to get the phone... "Activated" so I could use it. Very frustrating, they assume everyone has iTunes. How conceited are Apple??!!

After much fuss and bother and quite a few expletives!!! I finally got it activated. Since then, and after upgrading the IOS operating system, it has been OK. Battery life is indeed an issue, I had a Samsung Galaxy before this phone and battery life was about twice what this one is. Using the phone the same amount, as well as email and facebook, the iPhone fails in the power/demand ratio department significantly.

Other then having to stick the phone on to charge twice as often, I have found the phone to be easy to use and reliable.

Not as flash as the iPhone 5, or as quick. But for the price, it does everything I need it to do. Just wish the battery was better and able to be replaced as easy as other phones.

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Created: 22/04/15

Excellent phone. All owners are happy. I'll buy more.

Yes, I would recommend this product to a friend.
Review For: Apple iPhone 3GS - 16GB - Black Smartphone

I've bought two, despite the fact that the battery life is an issue. I have all apple products here so I just make sure all are charging when not away from home. I am about to buy another and perhaps a fourth at a later date. My granddaughters are thrilled that we can stay in touch with each other and their Granny and can play games, use the camera and video, play music and stories. The phone is always with us and frankly, with iOS upgrades, there are no worries about compatibility and syncing with our home and on-the-move communication equipment. One more granddaughter to join the circle right now and two more in a few years time.

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Created: 03/07/14

Great A++++

Yes, I would recommend this product to a friend.
Review For: Apple iPhone 3GS - 16GB - Black Smartphone

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Created: 27/03/12

The BEST mobile phone you can get!

Yes, I would recommend this product to a friend.
Review For: Apple iPhone 3GS - 16GB - Black Smartphone

The Iphone 3gs is nothing short of awesome!! It has so many features & applications that make life so easy. It does take a bit of getting used to but so does any new mobile u get!! Just spend some time playing with it & u'll have it sussed in no time!!!

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Created: 11/10/11

The iphone, do i need to say more?

Yes, I would recommend this product to a friend.
Review For: Apple iPhone 3GS - 16GB - Black Smartphone

One of the best mobile phones you can get. Very user friendly and has so many apps that allow this mobile to be one of the most versatile products in the market. Even though it is an out of date model by apple iphones for the price you can currently buy it for you really does provide great value for your money.


The only issues that come into mind are;
- Sometimes the iphone may glitch with some programs, but definitely not a major issue at all.
- battery life could drain pretty fast depending on how much you use the mobile and what you do with it. Having said that, as I charge my mobile daily there has never been a situation where my mobile has ran out of batteries by the end of the day (take into account that I use teh mobile A LOT). Or simpily get a attachable external battery as I have heard they are very effective.
- And finally, the reception on the iphone (at times) isnt very superior. But it is not as bad as it sounds.

All in all great mobile, you HAVE to use it to understand how great and diverse this mobile is. Got mine stolen (no surprise) and bought the exact same model here on ebay. Probably would never switch to a different mobile producer again, yep, thats the impact it has had on me!

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Created: 29/11/11

The best X-mas present to myself I ever.

Yes, I would recommend this product to a friend.

I am not the smartes person when it comes to new technology, however, I was able to work with this phone just about immediatelly, once I had downloaded the right itunes programe. It is so much easier to text, messaging and it keeps me up to date with many other things that I always forget, such as appointments, shopping list, and able to navigate to addresses easier than using a street directory.
It has so much more that a regular phone, is more like a miniture computer. Compact, light, and I can dress it up to match my mood and dress.

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Created: 06/03/12

Quality phone.

Yes, I would recommend this product to a friend.
Review For: Apple iPhone 3GS - 16GB - Black Smartphone

Good phone with inbuilt GPS and voice recognition.
Need to work on the battery and just let the longer lasting batteries onto the market once and for all.
Don't let Duracell, Everready and other industry powers hold back the release of better technology.
Look what happened to Kodak and probably GMh for not releasing better technology.

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Created: 08/09/12

Unhappy buyer

No, I would not recommend this product.
Review For: Apple iPhone 3GS - 16GB - Black Smartphone

I bought this iPhone not too long ago. As soon as I got it, I was already having trouble with it turning itself on and off. After about 2 days, it started to behave and worked normally. The operating system was definitely fast. I was happy. Not too long after, it once again started to turn on and off. At 100% battery life, I had to plug it into the computer to charge AGAIN!! It would turn on for about 1 minute before turning itself off again. I took it into the Apple store for the staff to check it out. They informed me that the iPhone had components taken out of it and other forms of the same component were put it. So essentially, the iPhone I had purchased, wasn't actually a proper iPhone, nor was it new. I wouldn't recommend this product to anyone. It definitely wasn't worth me losing $343.80. The phone is now not usable to me nor could I trade it into the Apple store as they can't even use the components of iPhone.

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Created: 27/10/11

Recommend - loving the phone best decision to get one yet!

Yes, I would recommend this product to a friend.

Loving it haven't been able to put it down! Recommend to anyone to get on the band wagon and give them a go. Works perfectly and they are so clever - searching the web and sending text messages all voice activated - wow how technology has come along!

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Created: 26/09/11

A simple easy to use product fir people that are not specification crazy.

Yes, I would recommend this product to a friend.

A great phone at a good price on ebay. Works like a charm does everything you need. The battery life is not the best but the amazing features and apps make up for it. Sure it does not have the best specifications but the over all experience is still excellent.

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