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Microsoft Windows Phone 7

78
Global
Score
A good product that falls short of greatness.
78

A good product that falls short of greatness.

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Engadget Review

Pros
  • Beautiful new user interfaceExcellent Xbox Live and Zune integrationGreat use of glanceable information
Cons
  • Buggy behavior makes it feel like betaThird-party apps have issuesLack of multitasking hampers usability
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Scores

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User Reviews

90
LJKelley
Extremely easy to use, you can just jump in. The speed is amazing in the core...read more
80
EndOfDreams
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
80
Tavisd
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
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76
Average Critic Score

Openness

60
 

Ease of use

77
 

Ecosystem (apps, drivers, etc.)

69
 

Configurability

80
 

Speed

85
 

How It Stacks Up

52

Engadget

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Critic

53
 

User

48
 
73

Engadget

73
 

Critic

73
 

User

75
 
91

Engadget

91
 

Critic

83
 

User

77
 

Engadget

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Critic

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User

94
 
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91

Engadget

91
 

Critic

83
 

User

77
 

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