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Design
7.6
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7.7
Performance
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> In reply to adebowale oyejide @ 2010-11-16 13:40 from m5L1 - click to readhi i am looking for the benephon esc. if you have that phone, i would like to buy. please let me know.

thanks.

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  • 2013-12-18 17:04
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This piece is literrally first phone with built in GPS ever, almost 10 years before nokia first navigator phone

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  • 2013-09-07 10:15
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im looking for batteries of benefon esc gsm gps cellphone where can i get it? im in Botswana Southern Africa. Provide contacts please.

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  • 2012-09-12 15:20
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> In reply to Chris @ 2003-04-11 14:35 from NHk4 - click to readi have Benefon ESC! but i would need anew case and battery,the battery on it can't hook back to the phone unless i use a rubber band to support it also would like the phone serviced ,i like this ESC!,I do not want to throw it away ,i would not mind if you can fix it for me although is working quite alright ,but need proper fixing,i do not know were to take it to in the uk,your quick response will be appreciated.my email address is oyejide.a @gmail.com

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  • 2010-11-16 13:40
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> In reply to art long @ 2003-03-02 20:55 from PImj - click to readContact Itellifon. They are Australia's Benefon representitive. OZ Maps are diffinitaly available as they are loaded to my one. State by state even. Mine has Australia, QLD, World. Think it's a purchase software only though? No shortcuts or tricks. Ya want it, ya pay for it? Or buy one from someone in the region you come from. They're not designed to be a toy. They are the best handheld GPS to this day I believe. They do exactly what they were designed to do. Pick up satalites

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  • 2010-02-12 14:12
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> In reply to need help! @ 2008-02-16 07:20 from pr4d - click to readThey have 3 common failures when it comes to GPS. 1st being the flexible connection between the handset & the foldable GPS transmitter/reciever. The 2nd is a MAIN PCB GPS IC failure (rare). Not worth doing unless a certified electronics techinican. 3rd, suggestion is consulting a Benefon service agent for testing? If it ends up being user error or failure, I have no suggestions. Fold out GPS atenna, set GPS power to full, be outdoors for testing, ensure previous users settings are cleared. Simple yeah

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  • 2010-02-12 13:46
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I got number of new ESC as i was selling them while back. they are useful if useful still if use them for tracking your car or pet or anything u want to know the location of. The maps for this phone are easily loaded but you have to calibrate any map you want using Mapmaker a software made by Benefon.

write me for details: maziz1966(at)hotmail.com

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  • 2008-03-05 07:46
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i got to a few of this phones and i am wondering if you can tell me how the hell do i turn on gps?everything i try simply doesent work!

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  • 2008-02-16 07:20
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There is a updated version of this phone called Benefon Esc! NT2002.
There are other Benefon phones that are not presented on GSM Arena.
GSM Arena dont seem to be updating the pages on this brand.

I dont think this is a very big phone. considering the fact that it has GPS. My Nokia N70 is 108,8x53x21,8 compared to Ecs! 129x49x23.

"A bag that occupies a large space is more likely to contain a lot of things then a bag that lies flat on the ground!"

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  • 2006-05-06 04:11
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hey, in singapore you can get in benefon dealer..for sin$3000

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  • 2005-12-15 05:37
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ya this fon is simply crap, go to singapore and ask them if they sell these kinda phone, they will die of laughter!

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  • 2005-12-06 05:36
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why am I so impressed on this phone??

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  • 2004-12-04 11:21
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asking about price?

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  • 2004-09-19 08:54
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I want to buy this phone (Benefon ESC)What am i doing?

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  • 2004-08-19 18:59
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i would like to know the telephone number of benefone in south africa.

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  • 2004-08-14 09:52
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You can use maps of anywhere in the world for free, using Spitfire (spitfire.barkop.co.uk). They work amazingly well.

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  • 2004-07-14 03:55
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hi i have a esc and other benefon products but i have problems with the software and maps any one knows a better software custom made for tracking....

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  • 2004-06-30 03:39
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This Phone is Crap nobody even knows Benefone in Europe

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  • 2004-06-04 22:05
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There are no GPS maps for other countries like Saudi Arabia and other medial east countries.

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  • 2004-05-02 13:15
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Total of 53 user reviews and opinions for Benefon Esc!.