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80
Global
Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
80

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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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

Pros
  • Great industrial design
  • Full QWERTY keyboard feels great
  • Very fast
Cons
  • Android not completely stock
  • Hinge problems could annoy some
  • A bit bulky
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Scores

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User Reviews

80
Jeffington
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
90
Radix
Loving my HTC Desire Z since I got it - screen is much brighter and clearer...read more
90
audaciouscode
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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79
Average Critic Score

Reception and call quality

97
 

Display

75
 

Battery life

75
 

Camera

69
 

Ease of use

60
 

Design and form factor

85
 

Portability (size / weight)

73
 

Media support

65
 

Durability

73
 

How It Stacks Up

88

Engadget

88
 

Critic

81
 

User

93
 
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Engadget

80
 

Critic

80
 

User

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Engadget

84
 

Critic

81
 

User

79
 
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Engadget

87
 

Critic

83
 

User

90
 
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