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Huawei Honor 8X 64GB 4GB RAM 6 5 HD 4G LTE GSM Factory Unlocked Smartphone International Version No Warranty JSN L23 Black

Last Updated: 27 May 2019 (Refresh Now)
8.6
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
251
Old Reviews
0
Unverified
18
Spam Test
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3G
Yes
DUAL SIM
Yes
GSM
Nano SIM
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Review Summary - 233 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Device Compatibility
 54
love this phone, iphone, mobile, problem, 4g
+85%
-15%
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" ...  I love this phone! ... This phone has impressed me in alot of ways.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this phone from MVD Mobile and it is an excellent phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Absolutely love this phone!  ...  "
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" ...  I love the phone that we got from you.  ...  "
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" ...  Great phone I have iPhone 8plus and this phone is way faster I have att and I have no problems 4g good  ...  "
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" ...  Now I only need one phone for my 2 numbers.  ...  "
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" ...  Version.it a beautiful phone. ... If you need more info email me enufusion07@gmail.com  ...  "
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" ...  Will this phone be compatible in the US?  ...  "
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Price
 37
phone, phones, cost, worth, value
+100%
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" ...  Overall is this is an amazing value phone for just over 200 bucks and I am happy I bought it.  ...  "
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" ...  This will be the best phone you’ve ever bought for this price.  ...  "
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" ...  Good phone for a price.  ...  "
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" ...  Great phone, really worth the price and it performs almost as well as flagships  ...  "
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" ...  It has everything I want in a phone for a fantastic price.  ...  "
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" ...  if a phone is much better than another phone that costs 3x the price, you just won the jackpot.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that for the price point, you get a phone that can stand up to higher priced phones from the Big Three.  ...  "
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" ...  Equivalent to IPhone XS Max with 1/6th of the price.  ...  "
Battery Life
 28
life, charge, day, lasts, 2 days
+100%
comment
" ...  long battery life!  ...  "
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" ...  Battery life is excellent, lasting me a full day with enough to spare for day of light use.  ...  "
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" ...  Battery life is UNBELIEVABLE. ... I'm the third day, 70h of use, and my battery is at 36%.  ...  "
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" ...  I don't charge until bedtime.  ...  "
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" ...  A single charge lasts a lifetime.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent Phone with excellent Camera, screen and battery life.  ...  "
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" ...  Also, for those of you wondering about the battery life, it has been great! ... I get 1.5-2days of use on it and the standby time (without battery saver mode on) has impressed me also. ... Compared to my then daily user Moto x4, battery life is far better.  ...  "
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" ...  Battery lasts a long time, it's snappy, the pictures are pretty great for the price.  ...  "
Display Clarity
 26
display, bright, sharp, phone, fast
+100%
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" ...  Its amazing, run very smoothly, screen is excellent, the sound is a little bit low and the camara works very well.  ...  "
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" ...  for $200 I got a top of the line phone with full HD, 6.5 inch screen, and blazing fast responsiveness.  ...  "
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" ...  Screen display is bright and crisp.  ...  "
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" ...  The screen is awesome - bright and sharp - but only ok in bright daylight.  ...  "
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" ...  The screen is very bright and colors are vivid (you can adjust color and tone in settings).  ...  "
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" ...  Very fast great screen quality.  ...  "
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" ...  i like the screen and the battery life is very good good phone for under $250 sometimes apps crash but and it lags a bit but thats because there is a bit of huawei apps and emui but most of the time it is zippy fast for an andriod i would put the layover skin below motorola so its not stock but its not samsung software but it does give you good customosation like gesters like the iphonex overall it is a great andriod phone for under $250  ...  "
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" ...  It's a beautiful phone with an excellent display  ...  "
Software Platform
 25
pie, phone, apps, emui, unlocked
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  -Comes with Android oreo, but you can update to Android pie. ... Personally I did changed the launcher and lay out of the phone to something else, but that was for personal preference.  ...  "
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" ...  Oh and android 9.0 Pie will be getting this update soon. ... If you need more info email me enufusion07@gmail.com  ...  "
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" ...  I had to do some research to get the Google Assistant voice match to work.  ...  "
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" ...  I am not getting a few features but I guess the pie update will change everything later.  ...  "
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" ...  Hand down the best android phone I have ever owned.  ...  "
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" ...  Update this morning March 31, 2019 I received the Android Pie update and the phone is even more amazing.  ...  "
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" ...  This phone is a steal for the price, I use it on TMobile no network issue the phone runs smoothly and the design is amazing feels and looks like $1000 phone.  ...  "
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" ...  I switched from the Samsung galaxy s8 and this phone runs much smoother and faster than a galaxy s8!  ...  "
Data reception
 20
4g, mobile, phone, metro, get 4g
+85%
-15%
comment
" ...  I received the JSN L23 version which gets perfect signal on T-Mobile (I get perfect 4G but no LTE).  ...  "
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" ...  I can get 3g/H+ but that is it.  ...  "
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" ...  Can confirm that it does work with T-Mobile in the USA with 4G.  ...  "
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" ...  I live in the US and have T-mobile and it works very well with 4G LTE.  ...  "
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" ...  This phone support 2 & 4 on LTE.  ...  "
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" ...  I get 4g with Cricket in Nebraska. ... Data speed is roughly the same as it was on my Motorola G6 on the same network.  ...  "
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" ...  Clear and sharp.with so many features.i get 4g lte.  ...  "
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" ...  The Honor 8X was second on the list, I got it, inserted my T-Mobile sim and saw 4G signal immediately.  ...  "
Camera
 16
pictures, takes, shots, photos, night
+100%
comment
" ...  Phone is great beyond flagship camera has a 6.5 in screen and does so many cool things I never even imagined all for a cheap price  ...  "
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" ...  The camera is pretty good (for the price, especially), but not Huawei Mate 20 Pro $1000+ good, obviously. ... If you want the absolute best photography you'll have to spend a lot more.  ...  "
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" ...  Pictures are really good.  ...  "
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" ...  The cameras are really good and at 20mp with a 1.8 aperature it captures some good lighting pics and the night time shots are very impressive.  ...  "
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" ...  Camera is ok I recommend looking into a camera app.  ...  "
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" ...  The camera is so awesome .  ...  "
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" ...  Camera is great so don't be distracted by those who bash it.  ...  "
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" ...  It has a lot of Camera and video features.  ...  "
Overall performance
 11
speed, phone, super, smooth, price
+100%
comment
" ...  It does the job well especially if you are not the fussy type.  ...  "
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" ...  This phone is gorgeous and fast.  ...  "
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" ...  The phone works pretty fast, no lag.  ...  "
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" ...  It is a beast, no lag when loaded down heavy.  ...  "
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" ...  And this honor 8x is super fast no lag.  ...  "
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" ...  the phone itself it is a great phone for the price, it makes the job done.  ...  "
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" ...  Data speed it's great!  ...  "
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" ...  It is very responsive.  ...  "
Screen Protection
 11
protector, phone, glass, scratches, protectors
+82%
-18%
comment
" ...  Very easy to set up and it came with Glass Screen Protector and Protective case.  ...  "
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" ...  I was looking for a new phone that was a good one and something that had a big screen on and one that wouldn't break the bank an I found it in this Awesome blue Huawei Honor 8X.  ...  "
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" ...  It comes with a case in the box, and a screen protector on the phone! ... I've ordered glass screen protectors from two companies now, and neither fit correctly.  ...  "
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" ...  In the middle of the screen. ... Body: I believe it's glass.  ...  "
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" ...  The added bonus of a plastic crystal case and applied screen protector is nice.  ...  "
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" ...  It came in perfect condition with a screen protector already placed on the screen.  ...  "
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" ...  It comes with a charger, earbuds, a clear case (good against scratches) and a pre-installed screen protector. ... Great screen, very bright.  ...  "
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" ...  I love this phone, the screen is bright and clear.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 10
speaker, surprisingly, speakers, enough, audio
+90%
-10%
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" ...  Sounds are better.  ...  "
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" ...  Speaker is small but surprisingly good.  ...  "
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" ...  Speakers surprisingly sound quite good and loud enough from that 1 little port on the bottom.  ...  "
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" ...  Audio is surprisingly good. ... My Axon 7 with dual front-facing Dolby Atmos stereo speakers is the winner, but that phone is old, and the phone's that have those speakers now cost 3X as much as this one. ... Bottom line, the audio is good enough, but if you want to get the best audio, you might want to get a speaker. ... Specifically, singing sounds clear enough, but some instruments can sound a bit tinny.  ...  "
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" ...  Sound is amazing.  ...  "
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" ...  You could easily go out and buy a speaker if it was that big of a deal but overall I would definitely recommend this.  ...  "
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" ...  I mostly use headphones and that sounds amazing.  ...  "
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" ...  The notifications are all the same sound.  ...  "
Apps
 10
launcher, emui, downloaded apps, youtube, nova
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  I had to do some research to get the Google Assistant voice match to work.  ...  "
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" ...  So far so good, very good battery and resolution, some apps don't work in USA  ...  "
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" ...  i like the screen and the battery life is very good good phone for under $250 sometimes apps crash but and it lags a bit but thats because there is a bit of huawei apps and emui but most of the time it is zippy fast for an andriod i would put the layover skin below motorola so its not stock but its not samsung software but it does give you good customosation like gesters like the iphonex overall it is a great andriod phone for under $250  ...  "
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" ...  Everything work and launches most apps faster than my note 8.  ...  "
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" ...  It's also very customizable which I like and most of pre-downloaded apps are removable.  ...  "
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" ...  If you need more info email me enufusion07@gmail.com  ...  "
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" ...  Multitasking, social media use, and media viewing like YouTube are all quick and snappy with no lag.  ...  "
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" ...  The phones initial charge was 65% and with all the new downloaded apps, phone set up and playing with it still lasted the whole day before i charged it.  ...  "
Fingerprint
 10
face, recognition, love, fast, back
+100%
comment
" ...  He doesn't use face recognition or finger print reader, but he's really excited about it.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the placement of the fingerprint reader.  ...  "
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" ...  I The finger print scanner is spot on amazing.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this for great battery life on my Millennial son's recommendation and love the face recognition and fingerprint ID built in.  ...  "
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" ...  The fingerprint is super responsive and well positioned.  ...  "
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" ...  Finger print/face unlock, large screen, glass back, good cameras with ai and great quality and feel for being 220 roughly.  ...  "
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" ...  The face recognition and fingerprint reader are super fast.  ...  "
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" ...  Fingerprint and face unlock is fast and works very well.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 10
days, last, day
+70%
-30%
comment
" ...  After two weeks use it's been a good phone overall  ...  "
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" ...  I've had this phone for about a month now and I absolutely love it.  ...  "
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" ...  Been using it for past 2 months .  ...  "
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" ...  Good phone so far, but I've only had it a couple of days.  ...  "
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" ...  I will continue to play with the phone and test it out on my normal day to day uses when I'm working and on my days off and I will update my review accordingly 🙂  ...  "
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" ...  I've had this phone for 2 days now.  ...  "
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" ...  After days of searching I found the jsn-l23.  ...  "
Charging
 10
charger, charges, also came, 2 days, usb
+100%
comment
" ...  Comes with a clear case headphone charger . ... But it charges so fast .  ...  "
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" ...  It takes less then 2 hours to charge from 20% to 100%.  ...  "
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" ...  I don't charge until bedtime.  ...  "
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" ...  The phones initial charge was 65% and with all the new downloaded apps, phone set up and playing with it still lasted the whole day before i charged it.  ...  "
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" ...  Typically takes about 2 hours 20 minutes to fully charge.  ...  "
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" ...  It was exactly the same, came before time with its accessories (earplugs and charger) and I was surprised cause it also came with a clear cover, thou, this one's not really protective, so if you're as sloppy as I am I'd recommend to buy another.  ...  "
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" ...  WOW THE BEST PHONE I EVER GOT AT A GREAT PRICE, STILL LOOKING FOR FAST CHARGE BUT WITH ONLY 50% IT HOLD FOR 9 HRS WITH FACEBOOK, WHATSAPP, CAMERA AND CALLS. ... ALSO CAME WITH A CASE, HEADPHONES WITH GOOD BASS, CHARGER AND USB CABLE.  ...  "
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" ...  Battery life is pretty good, not as good as if this had a C charging port, but it will last me all day.  ...  "
SIM
 9
card, dual, second, talk, straight
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  -Comes with a dual Sim slot and SD card slot, so you can have two Sim cards and SD card.  ...  "
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" ...  my carrier is Cricket, just pop the iphone 5 sim out and put in honor 8x and it works fine  ...  "
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" ...  A lot of phones in this price range make you choose between the second sim and the microSD.  ...  "
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" ...  And as soon as I popped the sim in, it worked.  ...  "
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" ...  I had a Galaxy S9+ and bought this one because wanted a dual SIM + micro SD card.  ...  "
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" ...  The Honor 8X was second on the list, I got it, inserted my T-Mobile sim and saw 4G signal immediately.  ...  "
Design
 9
looks, cheap, beautiful, premium, look
+89%
-11%
comment
" ...  Looks like a iPhone X.  ...  "
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" ...  It looks like an iPhone.  ...  "
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" ...  But it is beautiful.  ...  "
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" ...  The phone itself is beautiful and un-boxing it was a joy.  ...  "
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" ...  This phone is beautiful in blue.  ...  "
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" ...  The back of the phone is simply gorgeous. ... It is unique and looks premium.  ...  "
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" ...  I think its an amazing phone, feels premium not cheap at all.  ...  "
Storage
 8
sd, slot, sim, slots, microsd
+100%
comment
" ...  I love this it can hold a 400gb micro SD card.  ...  "
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" ...  I installed my 256gb SD card and you can actually change the default storage location from the device to the SD card which is awesome.  ...  "
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" ...  I love having SD card ability bought a 126gb for the games.  ...  "
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" ...  -Comes with a dual Sim slot and SD card slot, so you can have two Sim cards and SD card.  ...  "
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" ...  I had a Galaxy S9+ and bought this one because wanted a dual SIM + micro SD card.  ...  "
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" ...  Great amount of storage and a memory card slot of course.  ...  "
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" ...  It recognized my128 gb SD card right away.  ...  "
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" ...  No 4k or wireless charging but that ok, it's fast responsive and comes with 2 sim slots and an SD card slot which added 128GB's.  ...  "
Marketplace
 8
l23, jsn, received, item, l21
+50%
-50%
comment
" ...  Should have stuck with my original pick.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The description on this product is misleading.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I ordered this item because model number states JSN-L23. ... When I received my item I got the JSN-L21 model.  ...  "
Network
 8
lte, 4g, strength, phone, issues
+88%
-13%
comment
" ...  I live in rural Indiana and the phone has no issues with working on the AT&T network. ... When I am in a bigger area the phone does connect to 4G LTE with no issues.  ...  "
comment
" ...  As long as we get some decent signal, I guess we will be happy.  ...  "
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" ...  Can't speak for any other networks or areas, but it works here.  ...  "
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" ...  I would 100% recommend to anyone on a gsm network.  ...  "
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" ...  Wifi/mobile data: There are some areas where I wish the antenna was stronger.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm getting good coverage & speed.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Wish it got signal strength it's such a great phone.  ...  "
Call quality
 6
talk, straight, phone, hear
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  Not letting me receive some calls  ...  "
comment
" ...  I bought the phone for my wife and so far it has been a month and I haven't heard any complain from her about the phone.  ...  "
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" ...  Honor 8X shows 4G but received calls in the basement.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It does work with Straight Talk.  ...  "
Build Quality
 6
case, made, feels, premium, cheap
+100%
comment
" ...  I will be ordering a new case, the one it came with is a thin clear case which allows you to have some good grip on the phone but it is only temporary.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Will update the review if it goes downhill, but this thing feels like it's built to last.  ...  "
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" ...  Get a case. ... I really wish major brands got hip to the game and made a more durable case.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I think its an amazing phone, feels premium not cheap at all.  ...  "
Color
 5
screen, images, crisp, color, look
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  The screen is very bright and colors are vivid (you can adjust color and tone in settings). ... It captures great video footage, the colors and contrast looks impressive for a $200 phone and the camera has impressed my girlfriend who is a long time apple product lover.  ...  "
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" ...  The color is great which is sapphire blue.  ...  "
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" ...  Very sharp and detailed images.  ...  "
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" ...  The screen is big enough and shows everything clearly in crisp colors.  ...  "
Headphones
 5
earphone, phone, original, charger, came
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  I mostly use headphones and that sounds amazing.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Comes with a clear case headphone charger .  ...  "
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" ...  ALSO CAME WITH A CASE, HEADPHONES WITH GOOD BASS, CHARGER AND USB CABLE.  ...  "
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" ...  Loved the phone, size and all, mine didn't come with headphones  ...  "
ISP
 5
+60%
-40%
comment
" ...  Works on Cricket fine.  ...  "
comment
" ...  JSN-L23, this model does work with my ATT network.  ...  "
Gaming
 4
sd, high, gaming, card
+100%
comment
" ...  I am a bit of a gamer. ... Mostly psp emulator, and this Handels it like a pro. ... I love having SD card ability bought a 126gb for the games.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Good for gaming  ...  "
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" ...  I'm a big gamer.  ...  "
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" ...  It is good for moderate video game playing and regular office needs.  ...  "
Memory
 4
camera, slot, memory, card
+100%
comment
" ...  -Large amount of storage and you can add more later if needed.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Great amount of storage and a memory card slot of course.  ...  "
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" ...  I enjoy the feel of the phone, it's aesthetic, camera quality, and storage space.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Has plenty of storage and ram, the camera takes good pics too.  ...  "
Volume
 4
speaker, loud, good, speakers, sound
+100%
comment
" ...  The volume is at its weaker level compares to other phone, but all aspects are amazing.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Speaker is small but surprisingly good.  ...  "
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" ...  Need my music in my car.  ...  "
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" ...  Speakers surprisingly sound quite good and loud enough from that 1 little port on the bottom.  ...  "
Picture Quality
 4
takes, screen, images
+100%
comment
" ...  Nice, big screen and clear picture.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Very sharp and detailed images.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Pictures are really good.  ...  "
Video Playback
 4
+100%
comment
" ...  The battery lasts all day even with me streaming music, videos, and movies.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The phone is an absolute beast and I'm glad I trusted the YouTube videos.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I was able to stream Netflix at full HD with no buffering at all.  ...  "
Features
 4
+100%
comment
" ...  Has features such as blue light reduction.  ...  "
comment
" ...  So many great functions built in.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The other features I liked include -  ...  "
Night Photography
 4
shots, mode, lighting, takes, photos
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  The cameras are really good and at 20mp with a 1.8 aperature it captures some good lighting pics and the night time shots are very impressive.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Takes excellent photos, has a mode for night shots.  ...  "
comment
" ...  3) The pictures took using night light mode is great.  ...  "
Fit
 4
screen, one, fit, well, protectors
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  I've ordered glass screen protectors from two companies now, and neither fit correctly.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I will be ordering a new case, the one it came with is a thin clear case which allows you to have some good grip on the phone but it is only temporary.  ...  "
Delivery
 3
model, l21, jsn, item, got
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  This phone is amazing, and the seller delivered the correct model and very fast.  ...  "
comment
" ...  AWESOME BUDGET PHONE FOR ONLY $280 INCLUDED EXPEDITED DELIVERY.  ...  "
Display Size
 3
inch, 6, 5
+100%
comment
" ...  Nice screen size.  ...  "
comment
" ...  In the middle of the screen.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Onto the general aesthetic, the nearly bezel-less 6.5 inch screen looks great.  ...  "
Wifi
 3
data, areas
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  I would 100% recommend to anyone on a gsm network.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Wifi/mobile data: There are some areas where I wish the antenna was stronger.  ...  "
Bluetooth
 3
phone
+100%
comment
" ...  I have not had any issues with apps, wi-fi, or bluetooth.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Occasionally Bluetooth fails, but turning it off then back on, it works perfectly.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Phone was pretty good lots of features the Bluetooth quality is what killed it 4 me.  ...  "
Size
 3
little, 6
+33%
-67%
comment
" ...  It was too small right lent but short with taught it was 6.5 it's more like 6.2 need much bigger phone  ...  "
comment
" ...  And it's also a little bit heavy in the hand.  ...  "
Comfort
 3
phone, last, fingers, review, little
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  Will update the review if it goes downhill, but this thing feels like it's built to last.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Hands down best phone I've ever had.  ...  "

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Specifications

Body
Size:  5 meters
Connectivity
3G:  Yes 
Bluetooth:  Yes 
Camera
Primary Camera:  20 MP
Secondary Camera:  16 MP
Memory
Memory:  65536 GB
Calling
Dual Sim:  Yes 
GSM:  Yes 
Sim Type:  Nano SIM 
Yes
3G
Yes
DUAL SIM
Yes
GSM
Nano SIM
SIM TYPE