April 4th 2012 8:35 am

77
9.0
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
Pros:
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
Kickstand
Ergonomics
Wireless Radio montage
The SD card slot supporting SDXC

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

Cons:
Sense 4's task management is like an attack dog
UI based menu button
The dismissal of the search & menu capacitive button
review history
2013-10-21
Durability rating changed from 4 to 5
Edited comment on Durability
Edited comment on Camera
Updated detailed review