The Buyer's Guide

Find it, buy it and tell us how you really feel.

Microsoft Windows Phone 7.5

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).

Engadget Review

Mango brings many desperately needed features to Windows Phone, elevating the platform to the modern era.

Pros
  • Seamless email and messaging
  • Integration with Facebook and Twitter
  • Much-needed Exchange support
Cons
  • Needs more integration with third-party software
  • Mobile hotspot for new devices only
  • Multitasking needs a little work
Read Full Review

Scores

Engadget

82
 

User Reviews

90
mlesna
Best OS out there in terms of style. And functionality.
90
ylksa
I am very impressed with what I've seen so far. It is a very great OS with a...read more
90
juuanimo
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
Write a Review
 
80
Average Critic Score

Openness

80
 

Ease of use

82
 

Ecosystem (apps, drivers, etc.)

80
 

Configurability

78
 

Speed

82
 

How It Stacks Up

52

Engadget

Not yet scored
 

Critic

53
 

User

48
 
73

Engadget

73
 

Critic

73
 

User

75
 
91

Engadget

91
 

Critic

83
 

User

77
 

Engadget

Not yet scored
 

Critic

Not yet scored
 

User

94
 
Similar Products

How It Stacks Up

52

Engadget

Not yet scored
 

Critic

53
 

User

48
 
73

Engadget

73
 

Critic

73
 

User

75
 
91

Engadget

91
 

Critic

83
 

User

77
 

Engadget

Not yet scored
 

Critic

Not yet scored
 

User

94
 
Video

Related Video

Microsoft Build Day 2 Keynote in Under 7 Minutes

Microsoft Build Day 2 Keynote in Under 7 Minutes

Posted   05.11.17

The Latest

15h
Wirecutter's best deals: Save $50 on a Kwikset Kevo smart lock
15h ago in

Wirecutter's best deals: Save $50 on a Kwikset Kevo smart lock

Other picks include an Xbox One S + Fallout 4 bundle and TwelveSouth HiRise stand for iPhone and iPad.

View