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HTC One Mini

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82 Engadget Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
82

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

The One mini proves that mid-range phones don't have to embarrass, with a capable camera, high-quality screen and a design that mostly stays faithful to the original One.

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Pros
  • Stylish, solid design
  • Sharp, well-performing 4.3-inch display
  • Great camera
  • Impressive loudspeaker audio quality
Cons
  • Disappointing battery life
  • A few features dropped from the original One

Reviews

81
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 15

68
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 4
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
Android
Screen size
4.322
Internal memory
161
Camera
Yes
Type
Operating system
Screen size
Internal memory
Camera
Smartphone
Android
4.322
161
Yes

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82 Engadget Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
82

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

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

82
 

User Reviews

80
tomatisp
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
60
planetxxx
A forgettable product. It isn't bad, exactly, but also doesn't do anything particularly well. - Engadget
40
romorrow
I really regret getting this phone, starting from the first day when it developed...read more
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