Tracfone Motorola EX124G Review

Rating: 

Average: 4 (7 votes)
 Tracfone Motorola EX124G Review

Finally the anticipated Tracfone Motorola EX124G has landed at Tracfone. The main talking point about this model is the sensor touch screen that works best with the included stylus. As you might be able to tell from the unboxing video this phone is somewhat hard to use as a "touch screen" using your hands. As said with the Ne10 version, if you like a stylus you're in luck! otherwise I guess this phone may not be for you.

Priced at $80 at Tracfone.com, it should be in stores soon.

Applications: The phone has Java installed and your able to purchase Java games and apps using the data connection. I did not see any way to install apps using USB, or the SD card however if we find a way we will let you know.

There are no apps installed by default, but there are a few proprietary built in apps like calculator, stopwatch and others as expected.

The phone feels light in the hand but appears to be a good quality build, very similar to the LG800G

Overall the phone is a 4 out of 10, we wonder how long it will stay at this price, it is going to have to come down.

Specs:
 
  • FCC ID: IHDP56LJ6
  • MODEL NAME: EX124G
  • Bands: GSM Dual-band GSM850/GSM1900 GPRS/EDGE
  • OS: Proprietary
  • NTMTEX124GP4P
 
Size:
  • 4.21 inches long x 2.28 inches wide x 0.48 inch thick
  • 2.82 ounces
 
Battery:
 
  • Battery Motorola BQ50 SNN5804A 910 mAh Battery
  • Talk Time: up to 3.3 hrs
  • Digital Standby Time up to 10.4 days
  • Charger (in USB port micro B)

Display:
 

  • 3.2" display resolution 240x400 pixels
  • 262K TFT
  • Touchscreen + stylus

 
Connections:

  • Blue-tooth 2.1, USB high speed
  •  
  • USB Micro B, Mass storage device.

Memory and Data:
 

  • Micro SD (up to 32GB)
  • 64MB RAM / 128 MB ROM

moto ex124g keyboard

The virtual keyboard

Photo taken from the Motorola EX124G

Photo taken from the Motorola EX124G (click image for full size in new tab


Multimedia & Audio:

  • 3 mega-pixel camera
  • Video recording
  • Video / Audio: H.263, Playback QCIF 30fps, Capture QCIF 15fps, MP3, AAC, AAC+, MIDI
  • MPEG4 playback
  • 3.5mm Audio Jack
  • Music Player
  • FM Radio
  • Speaker-phone
  • SMS/MMS/Email

Alerts:

  • Vibrate
  • MP3 Ring-tones

net10 moto ex124g review
 
  EX124G: A very good looking phone..

  $80 @ Tracfone.com

 

Comments

Ronnie B (not verified)
Downloading Photos

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OK...so I take nice pictures with my EX124g...how can I download them to my computer? I got the proper connector cord, but there's no instructions in the manual, and my computer states the phone has no driver to download! Now what?!
jean (not verified)
adding events to calendar

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I just had that same problem??!! Have you ever found a way to resolve the problem? I would be interested in knowing. thanks
willow (not verified)
Bluetooth pair with auto on EX124G

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Cannot get ex124g paired to Honda Odyssey 2011 where works to any degree. Recognizes phone but won't transfer to auto when called and other problems. Has anyone successfuly paired this to an auto bluetooth syste. In working with Honda and Tracfone they say this is not supported or at least not tested. Any thoughts??
CanCan (not verified)
Pen Setting

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Can someone explain to me what exactly this does? I did go in and calibrate it and now I use the "send" and "end" buttons to go between screens. It also seems easier to write a text with it. I was just curious as to what it does. Did I answer my own questions?!!
cedar (not verified)
you must have no life if you

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you must have no life if you have time to correct peoples grammar on a website.
brand (not verified)
hey there

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Hey there was up I what to no o you get a. Free cell phone yes or no. Tell me
Mike59 (not verified)
screen sensitivity

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You can make the typing better if you go and set the pen with your fingers rather then with your styles.
Tim (not verified)
TXT MESSAGE QUESTION

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Can anyone help me with trying to change my Txt message alert from "Once" to "Repetition"? I know it's probably very simple but this is the first phone I have ever had that I can't figure out how to do this. Thnx
Marilyn Besares... (not verified)
Estoy tratando de solicitar y

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Estoy tratando de solicitar y no me sale q puedo hacer para tener un celular con ustedes
CanCan (not verified)
sleep mode

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the phone goes into sleep mode after 30 seconds or so. to turn it back on, just press the side button. to turn it all the way off, you have to hold the side button for several seconds until the trafone or motorola (cant remember which one) comes up. it will ring when in the sleep mode. test it with a home phone.

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