The VE240 is a normal-looking candy bar-style phone. This is a cheap phone but offers a lot of MP3 music which you can store in an external memory. As for voice quality, it gets the job done. The audio quality is high and the speakerphone sound is okay. Texting is also an easy task, with the keypad that can easily be activated by soft press. You can also do some web browsing using this phone. The battery can also last up to 350 hours on standby mode.