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Nokia Lumia 1020

Nokia Lumia 1020

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86 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
86

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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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 Lumia 1020 is the best Windows Phone we've used so far and offers the best camera in the industry, though it's a little difficult to hold comfortably.

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Pros
  • Best-in-class imaging experience
  • Good battery life
  • Smooth performance
  • Solid build quality and materials
  • Beautiful display
Cons
  • Awkward and slightly uncomfortable to hold
  • Has a few bugs

Reviews

83
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 21

92
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 34
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
Windows Phone
Screen size
4.522
Internal memory
321
Camera
Yes
Carriers (US)
AT&T
Type
Operating system
Screen size
Internal memory
Camera
Carriers (US)
Smartphone
Windows Phone
4.522
321
Yes
AT&T

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86 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
86

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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

86
 

User Reviews

100
dangish
Best phone for any enthusiast. It may not have the horsepower in a lot of the...read more
100
puzder
A gadget unicorn - Engadget
100
RedmisfitX
Hands down the best Windows Phone ever made. Incredible Camera, Crisp Performance...read more
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