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Pantech Element

79
Engadget
Score
A good product that falls short of greatness.
79

A good product that falls short of greatness.

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Engadget Review

For a lesser-known brand, Pantech's 8-inch Element surprises with dependable performance and a durable, sleek design. At $300 on contract, it's slightly overpriced, although still a solid purchase for consumers bent on LTE.

Pros
  • Smooth user experienceWaterproof enclosureBlazing LTE speedsHearty battery life
Cons
  • Poor screen visibility outdoorsFeels a bit pricey for what it is
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Scores

Engadget

79
 

User Reviews

90
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70
Average Critic Score

Storage capacity

80
 

Features

80
 

Durability

80
 

Ease of use

80
 

Portability (size / weight)

80
 

Battery life

80
 

Design and form factor

60
 

Display

60
 

How It Stacks Up

82

Engadget

82
 

Critic

88
 

User

83
 

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82

Engadget

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Critic

80
 

User

90
 
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Engadget

74
 

Critic

74
 

User

81
 
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How It Stacks Up

82

Engadget

82
 

Critic

88
 

User

83
 

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Critic

80
 

User

90
 
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Engadget

74
 

Critic

74
 

User

81
 
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