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Motorola i690 review

5.1/10 AVG.

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The Motorola i690 currently has an Informr score of 5.1 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 3 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

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Motorola released the i690 on January 15, 2007.

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Motorola backs up the i690 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

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Screen Size

The Motorola i690's screen size is Unknown with x pixels resolution.


There is a processor (CPU).


The phone runs on proprietary operating system firmware.


This model has no built-in camera. Sorry, no selfies.

25 MB

Internal memory is 25 MB. No external card slot is available for expansion.


The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery. Motorola's performance ratings are 3 days standby time.

Motorola i690 Specs

Brand Motorola
Release date January 15, 2007
Regions available No
SIM card size No
Dual SIM No
Operating System
Internal Storage 25 MB
Digital compass No
Flightmode No
Hearing Aid Compatible No
Noise Cancellation No
SAR Head: 1.15 W/kg
Languages No
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included AC Charger, Manual, Standard Battery
Power & battery
Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity No
Removable Battery Yes
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Celluar) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Up to: 3 days
Physical Characteristics
Design type Flip
Colors Blue with silver accents
Dimensions [H x W x D] 8.8 x 5.1 x 2.9 cm (3.5 x 2 x 1.1 in)
Weight 126 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Unknown
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Antenna Type Retractable
Changeable Faceplates No
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (TFT)
Colors 65k
Resolution x pixels
Pixel density Unknown
Size Unknown
3D No
Secondary Display LCD
Graphics -
Themes No
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification No
Screen Orientation Lock No
Multi-Touch No
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key No
Home Key No
Mute Key No
Input Type Standard / 12-key Numeric
Navigation Type D-pad
Predictive Text Entry T9
Physical keyboard No
Voicemail Key No
Any Key Answer Yes
Voice Commands No
Keypad/Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control Yes
External Media Playback Controls No
Fingerprint Sensor No
Call Management
Wi-Fi Calling No
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) No
Contact List Capacity 600
Multiple Numbers Per Contact Unknown
Contact Groups No
Auto Answer Yes
Voice Activated Dialing Yes
Photo Caller ID Yes
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browser Yes
Email Client Yes
Email Protocols POP3, IMAP, SMTP
Additional Email Features -
Messaging SMS, MMS
Push-to-talk (PTT) Yes
USB OTG Support No
Infrared No
Bluetooth Unknown
Bluetooth Profiles No
Bluetooth Audio Codecs
WiFi No
Mobile Hotspot No
Memory Expansion Slot No
Expansion Slot Info
PC Synchronization Yes
TV Out Unknown
DLNA Support No
UMA Support No
Data Tethering Compatibility No
Java Applications Yes
Brew Applications No
ECML / Digital Wallet No
PictBridge No
Main Camera
Dual lens
Additional Rear Camera Info
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Front Camera
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Audio / Video
Audio Playback Yes
Audio Formats MIDI, AMR, WAV
Radio -
Video Playback Yes
Video Playback Formats MPEG-4
Mobile TV No
Streaming Video No
Headset Jack 2.5mm
Custom Ringtones No
Vibration Alert Yes
Downloadable Ringtones Yes
Ringtone Composer No
Ringer ID Yes
Haptic Feedback Vibration No
Speakerphone Yes
To-Do / Task List Yes
Calendar No
World Clock No
Alarm Yes
Stop Watch No
Timer No
Calculator No
Currency Converter No
Viewable document types No
Weather No
Stocks No
Maps No
NotePad Yes
Voice Memos / Recorder Yes
Games Downloadable
Included Software / Apps -
Additional comments -
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Not For Work

Maybe it is a good phone for a beginer to play with but tis is not a phone for a person on the go , Battery life stinks ,Ring volume is on as loud as it goes still not loud enough when outside on the jobsite , Will not recommend this phone for a working person


i own this phone and the last few reviews arnt all what this phone is about.i disagree with lots of what is said.this phone does have a loud and clear speaker the ringer is very loud all you gotta do is actually turn it up.and for battery life my battery can last 3 days and i text and make many phone c...More
i own this phone and the last few reviews arnt all what this phone is about.i disagree with lots of what is said.this phone does have a loud and clear speaker the ringer is very loud all you gotta do is actually turn it up.and for battery life my battery can last 3 days and i text and make many phone calls and have it on vibrate all of the time.i dont know where the other reviews are getting there information but it is a little off Less


Not a very good phone , speaker not very clear , ringer not very loud , battery life no where near what is mention under specs lucky to get 1.5 days on standby. I my opinion not a phone to use for work .