April 4th 2012 8:35 am

final rating

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Criteria Comments Rating
  • Reception and call quality No comments great!
  • Display No comments great!
  • Battery life No comments good
  • Camera Its perfect really, I decided not to get the HTC One because I don't feel it is truly superior to this camera. Even the Zoom is worthy. great!
  • Ease of use No comments great!
  • Design and form factor No comments good
  • Portability (size / weight) No comments great!
  • Media support No comments great!
  • Durability It has a very solid build, it's mostly metal, save for the top half, which is removable for the SD card. great!
  • Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.) The blend of HTC Sense 4 + ICS is great. The customization is beautiful & the HTC applications like Dialer, People, Internet & Gallery are top notch. good
Detailed review
The screen by far (The clarity, one of the best you'll ever see)
The Camera (Great quality, all features intact, unlike previous HTC flagships)
Sense 4
Wireless Radio montage
The SD card slot supporting SDXC

The so-so
The glossy upper NFC/SD card door

Sense 4's task management is like an attack dog
UI based menu button
The dismissal of the search & menu capacitive button
review history
Durability rating changed from 4 to 5
Edited comment on Durability
Edited comment on Camera
Updated detailed review