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92
Engadget
Score
The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
92

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

Apple's iPhone 5 is an amazing performer with great battery life wrapped in a delicious shell. It's a top-shelf device.

Pros
  • Beautiful, sophisticated design
  • Thinner, lighter
  • Larger screen, still easy to hold
  • Great performance
  • Impressive battery life
Cons
  • Lightning connector incompatibilities
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Scores

Engadget

92
 

User Reviews

80
currach
Isn't it great that you can review an imaginary product!
100
iamQasim
It works just seamless
40
neorambo
Nothing new just bigger.
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89
Average Critic Score

Reception and call quality

85
 

Display

91
 

Battery life

84
 

Camera

90
 

Ease of use

88
 

Design and form factor

91
 

Portability (size / weight)

91
 

Media support

63
 

Durability

75
 

Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)

80
 

How It Stacks Up

88

Engadget

88
 

Critic

81
 

User

93
 
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79
 
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87
 

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83
 

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90
 
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