The following technical Kyocera K494XLC review is based on a computer analysis of the cell phone's technical specifications, it doesn't constitute an actual hands-on review. It outlines its good and not-so-good sides so that you make an informed decision.
- Weight: The Kyocera K494XLC has a smaller than average weight, which is usually perceived as an advantadge. (score: 12/20)
- Wireless Data System: Bluetooth-enabled, which is an interesting plus. Bluetooth is not really necessary but may be handy if you want to use a wireless headset or transfer data to or from your (Bluetooth-enabled) laptop, for instance. (score: 7/7)
- Talk Time: A talk time of 210 minutes. It is about average. (score: 12/20)
- Stand-by Time: A stand-by time of 180 hours. It is about average. (score: 12/20)
- Phone Book: It can only store 100 phone book entries. If you have many business contact or friends, this may not be enough for you. (Find phones with more phone book entries) (score: 8/20)
- Speakerphone: It doesn't seem to include a speakerphone, which could be useful in some situations. (Find phones with a speakerphone) (score: 0/10)
Overall Score: 51
* Look at these 3 phones. They ranked higher than the Kyocera K494XLC:
Sony Ericsson K610im (Score= 137)
Sony Ericsson k610i (Score= 130)
Sony Ericsson V630 (Score= 125)
** Considering that manufacturers do not always detail technical specifications in full, some features may be missing. Hence, the program that generates these technical reviews may yield non-sense results. If you spot a mistake, shoot me an email and I'll fix it.
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