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HTC Wildfire S

HTC Wildfire S

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72 Global Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
72

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

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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).

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The Wildfire S is a compact handset with strong voice quality to match, but it's held back by a weak CPU.

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72 Global Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
72

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

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).

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User Reviews

70
Error909
This was one of my first touch screen phones. It has nice design and it was...read more
90
pabloixx
just have internal memory issues (too small).
70
anandmaharajan
brand htc, and camera are good
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Score Breakdown

 
71
Average user Score
 
70
Error909
01.23.15
This was one of my first touch screen phones. It has nice design and it was cheap! (200€) But you have only 250mb of storage and it become full really fast!
 
90
pabloixx
08.22.12
just have internal memory issues (too small).
 
70
anandmaharajan
08.09.12
brand htc, and camera are good
 
70
dogiedog8
05.21.12
In all this is a great entry level phone with a few of the perks the higher level phones offer. The internal memory is its only significant downfall but there are thousands of ways to get around that, such as the app, apps 2 sd, it does a great job at helping you manage your internal storage
 
50
suarez0528
05.17.12
A disappointing product with a lot of problems. - Engadget
 
60
4turtles
05.17.12
The internal storage is terrible and makes the phone almost unusable.
 
80
bubica1992
04.18.12
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
 
70
arunnarayan
02.17.12
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition. - Engadget
 
80
Mikkihirurg
02.11.12
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
 
70
Sammy003
02.06.12
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition. - Engadget