Samsung SGH-T929 Memoir

  • Samsung SGH-T929 Memoir
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Based on 12 scores, 22 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    1
  • Good:
    6
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    4

Pros:

  • Great calling features and interface. Best cameraphone on the market. Impressive navigation performance. Looks cool, like a slick little point-and-shoot camera. ...
  • Sharp 8-MP Camera, Great shots outdoors and indoors, Works with Flickr, Photobucket, and other sharing sites, Integrated GPS, Earbuds and 1GB microSD Card included
  • Far ahead of most phones with 8megapixel shots. Cool touchscreen and accelerometer helps you shoot or view pictures. Compact, pocketfriendly shape, even for hipsters in paintedon jeans.

Cons:

  • Camera performance doesnt measure up to a cheap, 8-megapixel point-and-shoot camera. Low-light pics were horrible. Screen occasionally unresponsive, especially the keyboard. TouchWiz interface looks pretty, until you try to use it. ...
  • No optical zoom, Expensive, Poor Web browser, Lacks Wi-Fi, Proprietary headphone jack

Expert reviews and ratings

By BrightHub on 80

The Samsung Memoir is a good looking phone and definitely a head turner with its sleek and attractive design. Despite its solid build quality, the phone is lightweight. You wont be disappointed by placement of keys either. The keys are very well...

By Brighthand on

The Samsung Memoir is an interesting hybrid, and one that I believe succeeds in just about every way. As a phone it's pretty good, with acceptable voice quality, and it has all the bells and whistles you'd expect, like Bluetooth and a full HTML...

By Funkyfresh on

Monday, 25 May 2009 08:01 We have waited a long time for a quality camera phone above 5 megapixels, and that time has finally come. The Samsung Memoir from T-Mobile packs a World Class 8 Megapixel Camera. A clever design gives this device a split...

By eTech Reviews on

There is a long list of well known choices in cell phone selections that individual cell phone users and businessmen all around the world continuously choose to purchase when they are looking to find a cell phone that can consistently deliver the...

By E-Gear on

Pro photogs often say that the best camera is the one you have with you. Now that our cellphones rank up there with our wallets and housekeys as must-carrys, it makes more sense than ever to seek out a camera-phone with legitimate shooting cred....

By WirelessInfo on

We had very high hopes for the Memoir give its camera specs and it didnt disappoint, posting top-notch results in every area except for noise. However, it didnt present such an improvement over other good camera phones weve seen to make us want to...

By AskMen on 84

Now here’s a concept: Instead of cramming a low-rent camera into a cell phone, why not start with a robust camera and go from there? The Samsung Memoir taps into the booming market for Facebook photos of total debauchery with a device that closes...

By G4tv.com on 60

Video Review: Weve been impressed by Samsungs touch screen cameras and now that theyve combined them with a phone, wed like to test out the Memoirs touch screen 3G browsing, email, GPS, 8 Megapixel camera with Xenon flash to see how it stacks...

By Digital Trends on 60

Camera phones have gotten a bad rap – and rightfully so. Traditionally still an afterthought, camera capabilities are subpar on even the most sophisticated smartphones. The Samsung Memoir SGH-t929 puts the visuals first, providing a robust 8...

By Phone Scoop on

Here is a video tour of the Samsung Memoir for T-Mobile. You can watch it here: Or visit YouTube for more viewing and sharing...

By MobileTechReview on 90

2009Party time, photography buffs! The Samsung Memoir t929 is the first 8 megapixel camera phone offered by a US carrier. T-Mobile has scored this impressive camera phone, and the only downside is it makes the 5 megapixel Samsung Behold released just...

By infoSync World on 66

The Samsung Memoir is a problematic phone, mainly because of how it stacks up to its competition. It is undoubtedly the best cameraphone on the market, not just because it has the most densely packed sensor, but also because it took great pics under...

By LaptopMag on 60

Imagine being able to take your point-and-shoot camera out of your pocket to answer a phone call. Seems odd, but thats exactly what its like to use the Samsung Memoir from T-Mobile. This handset is the first 8-MP camera phone to be sold...

By Wired on 60

You like the nightlife? You like to boogie? So does Samsungs new Memoir camera phone. If you have trouble remembering your nocturnal escapades, fear not: This phone will log all your activities in 8-megapixel stills and MPEG video. But stick to the...

By MobileBurn on 75

Considering what it is capable of, Samsungs Memoir is a fairly easy to use handset that offers good multimedia capabilities. The 3G data speeds are welcomed, and needed, and the music player is more than capable enough. But for most people, it will...

By About.com on 80

Visit Their Web SiteIs it a mobile phone that takes pictures, or a digital camera that makes calls? Thats what the 8-megapixel Samsung Memoir may have you asking. And, after spending some time testing out this phone, Id say the answer is both. This...

By cnet on 83

If you dont mind the price, the Samsung Memoir lives up to its promise as a top-notch camera...

By PC Advisor on

Cameraphone fans will love the Samsung Memoir, but were not so sure about everyone else. Its average multimedia features wont impress audiophiles, and its lack of Wi-Fi and an app store wont satisfy those folks craving a handset with smartphone...

By PC Mag on 80

The Samsung Memoir is the nations top camera phone, boasting 8-megapixel images and high-res video recording. Its also a very full-featured Web-and-media...

By The Boy Genius Report on

The Samsung Memoir has been rumored to make its way to the nation’s newest 3G network for a very, very long time. Starting today, however, it’s available in all of T-Mobile’s retail stores, online, and over the phone. Samsung’s...