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102P SoftBank 16GB - Features and reviews

Created date: 2018-02-24 22:12:51, Updated date: 2020-04-04 17:45:10

What are the strengths of the 102P SoftBank 16GB? We explain its advantages and disadvantages when compared to other smartphone. Even if you are not used to choosing between different smartphone, you'll learn to make the decision of whether or not the 102P SoftBank 16GB is right for you.

Features, Performance, and Reviews for the 102P SoftBank 16GB

102P SoftBank 16GB 's size

The "102P SoftBank 16GB" is 62.0mm wide, 123.0mm tall, and 7.8mm thick. It's extremely compact, and can be easily operated with one hand. In the case of the "102P SoftBank 16GB", it weighs about 103.0g. The weight of this phone is such that you'll barely notice it at all even when using one-handed. As such, you shouldn't have any problems using it even for long periods of time.

Both the size and weight of the "102P SoftBank 16GB" make it easy to hold in your hand and are unlikely to cause any trouble when you use it normally.

102P SoftBank 16GB 's screen

The "102P SoftBank 16GB" has a 4.3inch screen. The iPhone X has a big screen, which very likely won't ever trouble you. Just be aware that it's not a very good size for writing long blocks of text.

The resolution of the "102P SoftBank 16GB"'s screen is pretty much standard. It shouldn't be a problem for normal use, but it might prove to be a bit dissatisfying for those who wish to better enjoy their photos, videos, or games.

The CPU performance of 102P SoftBank 16GB

The processing performance of the "102P SoftBank 16GB" is quite low at 1.0GHz×2(2.0-cores), and you may find minor issues even while browsing the internet or Twitter.

The "102P SoftBank 16GB" only has 1.0GB of RAM, which is fairly low. The RAM is regularly insufficient, so operation gets unstable and jerky even when using apps that are not resource intensive.

In rating the "102P SoftBank 16GB"'s overall operational speed, it ranks at the low end of smartphones. It will lag and feel sluggish even during normal use. In most cases, users will feel the performance to be lacking.

102P SoftBank 16GB 's storage capacity

The "102P SoftBank 16GB" has 16.0GB of data storage, which is plenty for taking photos, but for people who frequently shoot videos or have lots of games installed, this may not feel like enough space.

The "102P SoftBank 16GB" is not compatible with SD cards, so make sure you check that there's enough storage for your needs.

The camera function of 102P SoftBank 16GB

The main camera of the "102P SoftBank 16GB" has a capacity of 8.2MP pixels, and is adequate for normal use. But some users may feel dissatisfied with the picture quality.

The "102P SoftBank 16GB" comes equipped with a 0.0MP pixel front-facing camera, which is very low resolution. If you aren't particular about your videos or photos, it might be fine, but otherwise, we recommend a smartphone at least one tier higher.

The battery performance of 102P SoftBank 16GB

The battery of the "102P SoftBank 16GB" has a capacity of 1150.0mAh, which is rather low. Compared to other smartphones, the battery life of the "102P SoftBank 16GB" is not very good. It's okay if you're just using it for calls and the occasional bit of browsing, but if you're going to browse for extended periods, play games or watch videos, you want a reserve battery pack.

Overall assessment of 102P SoftBank 16GB

The "102P SoftBank 16GB"'s performance level is that of a budget smartphone. It's a bit too weak to use as a main smartphone, so if possible you should consider something slightly more powerful. However, it should be sufficient for people that only want to use the most basic functions, like making calls and browsing the internet, and for people that don't really use smartphones much.

The merits and demerits of 102P SoftBank 16GB

The merits of 102P SoftBank 16GB

  • Its design makes it very to carry around and hold with one hand.
  • Its light and quite easy to hold.

The demerits of 102P SoftBank 16GB

  • The battery performance is not very good, so depending on what you're using it for, you might have to be careful to not run out of battery.
  • The CPU performance is not very good, and will become operationally sluggish when using apps.
  • The rear-facing camera is very low resolution, so you should not think of using this smartphone as your main camera.

Specifications of 102P SoftBank 16GB

102P SoftBank 16GB
Image102P SoftBank 16GB
Release date2012-03-23
Color/ /
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)62.0mm x 123.0mm x 7.8mm
Display size4.3inch
Display typeEL
Screen resolution (width x height)540 x 960
Pixel density256ppi
Battery capacity1150.0mAh
CPU specs1.0GHz×2(2.0-cores)
RAM size1.0GB
Storage size16.0GB
Rear-camera resolution8.2MP
Front-camera resolution0.0MP

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