Motorola W408G Review

Submitted by Eric Smith on Wed, 03/30/2011 - 00:00

Slim, easy-to-use flip phone with Bluetooth for hands-free devices and 1.3-megapixel camera/camcorder
Pay-as-you-go with all local, long distance and roaming calls at 10 cents per minute
MP3 player; FM radio; microSD memory expansion; hands-free speakerphone; 1000-contact phonebook
Up to 5 hours of talk time, up to 360 hours (15 days) of standby time; released in October, 2010
In the Box: handset, rechargeable battery, charger, quick start guide, user manual
 A picture of the Motorola W408g from Net10 The Motorola W408G is $29.95 at Net10's website
  • Model:    W408g
  • Main Display Size:    128 x 160 pixels
  • Since Year:    2010
  • upc: 616960019442
  • height: 0.73
  • length: 3.9
  • width: 1.77
  • weight: 0.21
  • color: silver
  • package quantity: 1
  • release date: 2007-10-15
  • Handsfree loudspeaker
  • Flip design
  • FM radio

Color LCD screen
1.3-megapixel camera for still photos
Video capture capabilities
Digital audio player compatible with MP3 and AAC (non-DRM) music files (requires USB cable and microSD memory card; not included)
FM radio (requires headset; not included)
Bluetooth connectivity includes profiles for communication headset and hands-free car kits.
Memory expansion via microSD card slot with support for optional cards up to 2 GB.
Hands-free speakerphone
Access to text messaging
Standard call features including voice mail, call waiting, and caller ID
Phonebook with up to 100 entries
Pre-loaded polyphonic ringtones
Vibrating alert
Personal organizer tools including calendar and alarm clock
Convenience features including auto redial and key pad lock
Hearing Aid Compatible (HAC) with M3/T3 rating
Up to 5 hours of talk time
Up to 15 days of standby time (360 hours)
Weighs 2.72 ounces


  • AAC up to 128 kbps
  • MIDI up to 320 kbps
  • MP3 up to 320 kbps

Photo Specs:

  • Brightness Change the setting from 0 to +6.
  • Auto Timer Set a 5 or 10-second timer.
  • Light Choose Automatic, Sunny, Cloudy, Night, InHome, or
  • InOffice.
  • QVGA
  • (320x240)
  • Set resolution to QVGA(320x240), 0.3M(640x480),
  • 1.3M(1280x960), or QQVGA (160x120).
  • Effect Choose setting, such as, Sunset, Warm, Cold,
  • Negative, Color Range B, Color Range G, Color Range R,
  • Sepia, or Gray Scale.
  • Storage Switch between phone memory and
  • memory card storage (if inserted).
  • Display
  • Settings
  • Choose setting, such as, Auto-Save, Exposure,
  • Shutter tone, Image Quality, Flicker, or View Free Space.