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

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HTC One Google Play edition: what's different?

The HTC One Google Play edition is the same phenomenal phone we've come to love made even better with stock Android, but held back slightly by the lack of AWS for HSPA+ and Google Wallet.

Pros
  • Stock AndroidBeautiful designStunning displayImpressive camera
Cons
  • No AWS band for HSPA+No Google Wallet support
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Scores

Engadget

92
 

User Reviews

100
peter
The One isn't just the best smartphone HTC has ever made -- it can legitimately...read more
100
mikemj23
I am truly stunned by how much I like my first Android device. Not sure how...read more
100
njashanmal
I've been using the HTC One as my primary phone for about two weeks, having...read more
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8.7
Average Critic Score

Reception and call quality

8.4
 

Display

9.6
 

Battery life

7.5
 

Camera

7.8
 

Ease of use

8.3
 

Design and form factor

9.2
 

Portability (size / weight)

8.2
 

Media support

8.0
 

Durability

8.4
 

Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)

7.7
 

How It Stacks Up

88

Engadget

88
 

Critic

82
 

User

93
 
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80
 

Critic

78
 

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Engadget

84
 

Critic

81
 

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80
 
87

Engadget

87
 

Critic

83
 

User

90
 
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User

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