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TechCrunch says:

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The Droid 4 doesn’t look much like its other Droid siblings, but it does promise the same stellar keyboard and a solid construction. If thin and light is important to you, the Droid 4 probably isn’t what you’re looking for, but keyboard purists should start getting excited right now. quote


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Critic reviews

6.8
7 reviews
  • Reception and call quality
    8.4
  • Display
    4.7
  • Battery life
    6.9
  • Camera
    5.7
  • Ease of use
    7.1
  • Design and form factor
    7.4
  • Portability (size / weight)
    7.3
  • Media support
    8.0
  • Durability
    8.5
  • Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)
    6.1

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User reviews

8.8
4 reviews
7.0
Engadget Feb 10, 2012

Moto's QWERTY flagship hits a handful of high marks, offering up one of the best physical keyboards on the market, ... 4G LTE speeds, a responsive touchscreen and suitable battery life to accompany the demands of on-the-go productivity.

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7.0
PC World Feb 15, 2012

The Droid 4 is the phone to buy if you are looking for a physical keyboard, though the blurry display leaves some room for improvement.

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7.0
Gizmodo Feb 14, 2012

The keyboard is great. If you really want strong battery life, ... this will almost certainly get you through the day. ... If you want a device with a beautiful, eye-popping screen that's right at the cutting-edge ... then no. This is a very good phone, but it feels just a bit behind the curve.

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6.0
TechCrunch Feb 17, 2012

The Droid 4 doesn’t look much like its other Droid siblings, but it does promise the same stellar keyboard and a solid construction. If thin and light is important to you, the Droid 4 probably isn’t what you’re looking for, but keyboard purists should start getting excited right now.

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7.0
TechRadar Feb 23, 2012

The keyboard rocks, ... Add in the blazing-fast speeds of Verizon's 4G LTE network, and you have a winner. ... Both the screen and the camera feel a bit dull, and the non-removable battery is a misstep on Motorola's part, ... if you can look past its weaknesses, you'll have an incredible phone.

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7.0
Android Central Feb 15, 2012

Just as we noted in our first meeting at CES, the Motorola Droid 4 is a capable Android smartphone, and it's easily the best in the Droid line. It's a worthy cousin of the Droid RAZR MAXX, with probably the finest keyboard we've used. But the keyboard doesn't make up for the underwhelming display....

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8.0
PocketNow Feb 25, 2012

It's sized right for a phone that includes a keyboard and feels very durable, has acceptable battery life, a fast processor, and a nice display. While the Gingerbread OS is disappointing, the device still functions well and provides all the features that the typical user needs.

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9.0
foreverloved foreverloved

I had this phone for about a month and bought it off the Verizon Wireless website. It was a little bigger than the phones I'd been used to, seeing as I'm used to using bar style phones. The touchscreen would glitch out sometimes if I slid out the keyboard - and I'd find it difficult to use...

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9.0
jwkles jwkles

This is a great phone and I do recommend it. The only problem i have found with it is the battery life is very short which isn't the best thing you want if you are going to be using your phone for a while without charging it. It needs to be charged every night and sometimes during the day if you...

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9.0
wanorris wanorris

I love this phone. It's the best there is at what it does, which is give you a physical keyboard. If you don't need or want a physical keyboard, don't buy this phone, because the keyboard inherently adds bulk. I'd recommend a Razr Maxx, with the massive battery life. Or possibly a Rezound or...

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