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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

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Engadget Review

Is AT&T's One X really better than the global model? Yes. If you can live with the carrier's software tweaks, this is the best subsidized Android phone in the US today.

Pros
  • Amazing screenFantastic cameraGood battery lifeImpressive performanceSense 4 is unobtrusive
Cons
  • Carrier bloatware is annoying.
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Scores

Engadget

92
 

User Reviews

100
gunnarlium
Currently the best smart phone in the world. Period.
90
georgecm
I really love this thing. It may be the best Android smartphone ever, or the...read more
100
Met
Clearly there's a lot of focus on media with this phone. The display is one...read more
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86
Average Critic Score

Reception and call quality

84
 

Display

95
 

Battery life

73
 

Camera

82
 

Ease of use

89
 

Design and form factor

90
 

Portability (size / weight)

81
 

Media support

82
 

Durability

76
 

Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)

83
 

How It Stacks Up

88

Engadget

88
 

Critic

81
 

User

93
 
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80
 

Critic

80
 

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84

Engadget

84
 

Critic

81
 

User

79
 
87

Engadget

87
 

Critic

83
 

User

90
 
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How It Stacks Up

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88
 

Critic

81
 

User

93
 
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Engadget

84
 

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User

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Engadget

87
 

Critic

83
 

User

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