The following technical Siemens M56 review is based on a computer analysis of the cell phone's technical specifications, it is not a hands-on review. It takes a close look at its pros and cons so you can make a good decision.
- Weight: The Siemens M56 has a smaller than average weight, which is usually perceived as a plus. (score: 12/20)
- Technology: The Siemens M56 works with worldwide frequencies of the GSM standard, which is convenient for overseas travelers. (Roaming fees from your home carrier generally apply) (score: 7/7)
- Stand-by Time: A stand-by time of 200 hours. It is quite good! (score: 16/20)
- Speakerphone: It has a speakerphone, which will prove useful in a car or in other situations. (score: 10/10)
- Wireless Data System: Able to perform wireless data connections (1X). (score: 7/7)
- Talk Time: 180 minutes of talk time. This is just basic. (score: 8/20)
- Phone Book: It can only store ? 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: 4/20)
- Bluetooth: Not Bluetooth-enabled. (score: 0/7)
- Camera: The accessory sold separately built-in camera is minimal. Useful, but you won't make artwork with it. (score: 3/10)
Overall Score: 67
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** Since manufacturers do not always list technical specifications in full, some details may be missing. Thus, the program that computed that analysis may yield absurd results. If you spot a mistake, shoot me an email and I'll fix it.
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