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HTC DROID DNA

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89 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
89

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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

With its display, reasonable price and top-of-the-line components, the Droid DNA is our top choice on Verizon's lineup this holiday season.

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Pros
  • Gorgeous display
  • Strong performance
  • Durable build quality and elegant design
  • Unlocked HSPA+ / GSM radios
Cons
  • Short battery life
  • HTC removed the microSD slot

Reviews

79
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 18

92
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 30
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
Android
Screen size
522
Internal memory
161
Camera
Yes
Carriers (US)
Verizon / Alltel
Type
Operating system
Screen size
Internal memory
Camera
Carriers (US)
Smartphone
Android
522
161
Yes
Verizon / Alltel

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89 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
89

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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).

Scores

Engadget

89
 

User Reviews

70
underthesea
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition. - Engadget
90
bkowalski3000
This is a great device. The UI runs smooth on the quad-core CPU with 2GB of...read more
90
rygavs
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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