required urgently motorola f3 mobile
can anyone suggest where should i purchase this mobile
I use this phone as a wake up alarm. I like that the ink screen continuously displays the hour - it doesn't turn off, the hour is shown at any moment without touching any button. That's cool and it doesn't consume energy to keep the display on all the time because of the ink display type.
As for a cell phone, the only usage was to make calls because texting was too complicated.
There is one of these phones in my house, was not used in 4 years. I buy a new SIM card and the phone worked 20 days, this morning I was adding my own number to the directory, the directory symbol was not working so i pressed a lot the red button to try again, after that the "x error symbol" has appeared and now I can't receive calls or make calls, I have tried everything, reset, the codes of the manual. And nothing has worked, there is no signal in this phone. It recognizes the SIM card, I can see my phone numbers. Any ideas? I'm thinking of destroying this thing with a hammer.
[deleted post]It is what it is.If you want an all bells and whistles phone then this one is not for you.
It makes calls,receives calls,takes voice mail messages,allows text messaging,has a phone book.
That's all folks.But,hey if that's all you want,then this is a great little phone.Its not pretentious.
[deleted post]There are lot of F3's for sale on online auctions. I found one for the replacement of the one I dropped accidentally in sea. Unfortunately, the one I had was equipped with Scandinavian languages and probably would never find a one with those. English is available on all, so that is just a minor matter.
Anonymous, 29 Dec 2013I pulled this phone from the bottom of a box of gear that I've had for years. The apps I down... moreHaha, I still have one in a box, only used it a couple of times to try it. Once it picked up a signal in the middle of a forest where everyone else was cut off. Got it as a present. Keeping it in case of a war. :-D
How Much Time(Hours) Would The Battery Needs To Be Charged Completely(Fully Charged)?
I pulled this phone from the bottom of a box of gear that I've had for years. The apps I downloaded send all kinds about me of stuff to people I don't know. Gov't is bad enough but at least w/this phone only the phone co. and the gov't OVERTLY have my information. Plus, the battery lasts forever, it's light as a feather, it picks up a signal in the middle of nowhere, it sends and receives texts but I CAN'T text and drive, which is a great thing. And I figured out how to send and receive emails with it. TELLME is good as Google, my voicemail is my voice memo app, and with AudioNow, I can hear radio on my phone. I'm good.
MOTOFONE F3 Features:
You can make a call and people can answer it :)
You can also recieve Calls :)
When someone call you the phone rings :) :) :)
It has an external LCD Display that shows you the current date, time and baterry status.
it has buttons with printed numbers for dialing any number you want
It has a battery so you can carry it wireless :)
slim desing that lets you to carry it in your pocket the baterry is rechargable!!! :D
you can plug it into a baterry charger and charge it :)
i purchase this cell in 50inr in bhopal's china market .. and i use 2years good fone like a dummy
Have a motorola f3 but can't make calls.Nothing happens.
Is it locked?Has a battery and vodaphone card,but no calls.Love the phone,but love is blind...
it was an awesome fone.so simple and sexy, i was using for talking hours and hours with my gf. and battery no problem. I used for two years. screen like
lcd calculator. :)
good fone of MOTOROLA INC. usa
You have read some positive reviews well here's the other side:
If I had to describe it in one sentence:
Beauty with no brains.Sure it looks gorgeous but that's pretty much it!
Let me explain. I my eyes there are 3 classes of mobile phones based on intelligence or features if you will.
1. The Monochromes:These are phones that usually have black and white screens and have limited features when it comes to customizability. You can't add apps or add more features and are typically very cheap, although they have a few dedicated features like stopwatch, calculator etc..
2. Feature Phones: Usually have color screens and can access the Internet and install small usually Java apps and games. You can also add ringtones and more rather easily.
3. Smart Phones: Virtually computers in their own right but have their own problems and limitations.
Guess which one the Motofone falls under?
Answer: None of them. That's right it doesn't even fall under monochromes!
The list of features is less than impressive:
Sending text messages (limited to 2 lines on screen!)
That's all folks! (seriously)
Although this phone was meant for developing countries its extremely bare bones feature set was not very appealing at all.
Interface:What interface, it looks like an oversized digital watch! You have to enter codes to perform certain activities (list on wikipedia)
I so liked the idea of this phone. You see it was one of the first to have an electrophoretic display which is basically electronic-ink and used very little power to run the display and virtually none if the display didn't change. But the interface was clunky and I almost had more fun navigating a calculator than this phone! People are admiring the long battery life and the almost indestructibility of the phone but I can't mirror their enthusiasm as I never had the phone long enough to do so. I had moved rather swiftly to a Nokia 1110i at the time because for one I want more features than a digital watch and 2 I want to access them in an intuitive and hassle free way.
DUDE ....! i got this mobile frm my friend in a exchange to NOKIA COLOUR HANDSET . it's a dammn awesome handset i had used for 3 years , but love the handset like hell , but the prob that am facing with this mob is my display light is very low mean icnt operate or i cant see my display aftr 7pm , is the phone created with low backlight (display) or it got damage ! if it got damaged pls let me know how i can repair it & batrylife also troubling me
pls let me know how can i get this mobile into condition without any prob