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Kyocera Torque

Kyocera Torque

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71 Engadget Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
71

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).

Engadget Review

The Torque isn't a flawless device, but it's loud and durable enough for field workers who plan on using their phone in the great outdoors.

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Pros
  • Durable design
  • Shockingly loud
Cons
  • Low-resolution screen
  • Only 1GB of usable built-in memory
  • Screen washes out in direct sunlight

Reviews

74
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 8

60
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 2
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
Android
Screen size
422
Internal memory
41
Camera
Yes
Carriers (US)
Sprint-Nextel
Type
Operating system
Screen size
Internal memory
Camera
Carriers (US)
Smartphone
Android
422
41
Yes
Sprint-Nextel

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71 Engadget Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
71

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).

Scores

Engadget

71
 

User Reviews

20
YonnieLingo
This phone has so much going for it but unfortunately it's one major flaw is...read more
100
pdqcs
After having owned 5 other smart phones HTC, Moto, Apple, BB, and LG. I can...read more
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