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LG Optimus 2X

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90
lashasar
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
80
fmanias
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
70
EmeryLee
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition. - Engadget
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Average Critic Score
 
70
AnandTech
...finally fast enough that for a lot of the tasks I care about it's appreciably faster than the iPhone 4. At the same time, battery doesn't take a gigantic hit, and the IPS display is awesome. The software instability issues (which are admittedly pre-launch bugs) are the only thing holding me back...
 
80
Engadget
The Optimus 2X offers great, benchmark-elevating hardware, but can't earn our seal of approval until it gets its software kinks straightened out. As it stands today, it's a great toy for developers and enthusiasts...
 
80
SlashGear
the best Android device in the carrier’s current line-up... The 8-megapixel camera and 1080p HDMI output are both useful and usable, while the design is inoffensively slick.
 
80
Ubergizmo
...it does provide a great experience, one of the best on Android in fact – but we’re still mostly on an “evolutionary” path, and you won’t be “floored” by the improved speed. This makes your life a little better, and things are nicer to use.
 
80
Pocket-Lint
In terms of sheer power the LG Optimus 2X currently outclasses its rivals, but within weeks we expect that to change. Our experience has likely suffered because we are so early into the life of this device - a tweak here and there may smooth out the overall experience...
 
90
TrustedReviews
The LG Optimus 2X is an excellent phone. Its styling is lovely, it packs in oodles of high-end hardware and thanks to its Android OS, it's hugely versatile. However, LG has made a few too many slip ups for it to really hit the top spot.

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