'The Windows Mobile 5.0 sluggishness is most visible'
'The LCD is also impossible to read outdoors,'
'Its capabilities and form factor are sure to attract business users and regular consumers alike.'
'You're dependent on Sprint's network, though, and Sprint hasn't built out quite as much EV-DO as Verizon has.'
'matte-black flip phone'
'Fathers Day idée cadeau.'
'The speakerphone is quiet, though, which makes it pretty much useless outdoors.'
'The cursor pad is a little tight for gaming'
'The IP-830w is unique in that it's a Dual-Band CDMA/GSM phone.'
'The IP-830w is least successful as a basic phone.'
'The Sprint IP-830w is available now for a pricey $599.99 with service.'
'absolutely abysmal battery life'
'voice activated dialing,'
'If the Samsung A420 had excellent reception or awesome battery life, I could possibly overlook its other flaws.'
'Sprint TV sounds great and looks sharp, though video doesn't fill up the whole screen.'
'superior menu systems and UI'
'Unfortunately, the camera is of poor quality.'
'the 1.3-megapixel camera is moderately sharp with well-balanced colors, but suffers from distracting compression artifacts.'
'Sound is a little harsh, but clear.'
'dialing by feel is difficult.'
'thoroughly average 176–by-220-pixel color screen'