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UMX Max review

1.3/10 AVG.

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The UMX Max currently has an Informr score of 1.3 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 6 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
600 MHz
Screen Size
3+ MP

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Common Questions

UMX released the Max on November 17, 2011.

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UMX backs up the Max with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

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Screen Size

The UMX Max's screen size is 3.2 inches with 320 x 240 pixels resolution.

600 MHz

There is a Qualcomm QSC6085 600 MHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system (OS).

3+ MP

You can take photos with the phone's onboard 3+ megapixel camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

158 MB

Internal memory is 158 MB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 32 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 1100 mAh battery.

UMX Max Specs

Release date November 17, 2011
Regions available Canada
Mobile / Cellular Data
800/1700/1900 MHz
1xRTT, EV-DO Rev. A
SIM card size
Dual SIM No
Operating System Android 2.3 Gingerbread

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Processor Qualcomm QSC6085 600 MHz
Internal Storage 158 MB
RAM 415 MB
Hearing Aid Compatible Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Unknown
Languages English
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included AC Charger, Manual, Standard Battery, Data Cable
Power & battery
Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 1100 mAh
Removable Battery Yes
Wireless Charging Unknown
Fast Charging No
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Celluar) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Up to: 9 days
Physical Characteristics
Design type Bar
Multi-Use Smart Phone / PDA Yes
Colors Black
Dimensions [H x W x D] 12.6 x 6.7 x 1.2 cm (5 x 2.6 x 0.5 in)
Weight 90 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Unknown
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (TFT)
Colors 65k
Resolution 320 x 240 pixels
Pixel density Unknown
Size 3.2 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Digital Compass
Graphics Wallpapers
Themes No
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification Yes
Screen Orientation Lock Unknown
Multi-Touch No
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features -
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Unknown
Home Key Unknown
Mute Key Unknown
Input Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
Predictive Text Entry Yes
Physical keyboard Unknown
Voicemail Key Yes
Any Key Answer No
Voice Commands No
Keypad/Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control Yes
External Media Playback Controls No
Fingerprint Sensor No
Call Management
Wi-Fi Calling Unknown
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Unknown
Contact List Capacity 500
Multiple Numbers Per Contact Email address, Other fields
Contact Groups Unknown
Auto Answer No
Voice Activated Dialing Yes
Photo Caller ID Yes
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browser Yes
Email Client Yes
Email Protocols POP3, IMAP
Additional Email Features Gmail
Messaging SMS, MMS
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
USB OTG Support No
Infrared No
Bluetooth 2.1
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
WiFi Yes
WiFi Encryption No
Mobile Hotspot No
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 32 GB)
PC Synchronization No
TV Out No
DLNA Support No
Data Tethering Compatibility No
Java Applications Yes
Brew Applications No
ECML / Digital Wallet No
Main Camera
3+ megapixels
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Geotagging, White balance
Video Recording Formats
3GP / 3GPP, MPEG-4
Video Recording Parameters
Front Camera
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Audio / Video
Audio Playback Yes
Audio Formats AAC, AMR, MIDI, MP3, M4A, OGG
Radio Yes (FM)
Video Playback Yes
Video Playback Formats 3GP / 3GPP, MPEG-4
Streaming Video No
External Speakers Yes
Headset Jack 3.5mm
Custom Ringtones No
Vibration Alert Yes
Downloadable Ringtones Yes
Ringer ID Yes
Haptic Feedback Vibration No
Speakerphone Yes
To-Do / Task List No
Calendar Yes
World Clock Yes
Alarm Yes
Stop Watch Yes
Timer No
Calculator Yes
Currency Converter No
Weather No
Stocks No
Maps No
NotePad No
Voice Memos / Recorder No
Games Downloadable
Apps Downloadable
Included Software / Apps -
Additional comments Other Names (AKA): UMX MXE-670, Public Mobile Max

2 GB microSD card included

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Rosielee Mendoza


Freezes up more and can not get out of apps with out taking battery out or takes you out of tabs randomly wouldn't charge properly after less than a week worked slow even while on WIFI the cuts in and out during phone calls don't always send text and the screen rarely recognized touch 

Rosielee Rouland
Rosielee Rouland

Not good at all keeps freezing up

Own this phone  . And it is worst phone I have ever had . Completely freezes up atleast 3 to 4 times a day. Have to remove battery to reset


Same here! And this is the second phone second time with same problem having Malware in the settings! 


hate this phone impossible to log in and set up

maul is terrible had the phone for several days and still unable to get the phone to work   manual print is toooooo small need a tutorial to help detup phone.or a video.


Absolutely HATE it

agree with the other two mine runs so slow I had to replace it about a month after I got it and now the replacement one doesnt want to charge half the time. Its HORRIBLE!

Don't Buy This Phone

This phone deleted all my pictures I had on here. About 20 of them. My wife had to replace hers after only 32 days of use. Now the new one has quit working again. JUNK JUNK JUNK

I hate this phone!

this phone is no good too many bugs slow phone and cuts out on calls so people hear hel...o.... h...o..w.. a....r...e y.....o...u and cant understand you. never buy this phone!