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Samsung Captivate

Samsung Captivate

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ilyidella
Great phone, over-all. I wish I never would have let it go. I just didn't like...read more
60
laforge2001
I've had this Samsung Captivate for a few years now. The thing I like most...read more
50
mm2
No idea why anyone would want this when you could get the Nexus One. At least...read more
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Average Critic Score
 
80
PC Mag
A lot of people are starting to get sick of the hullaballoo surrounding the iPhone, and they want to try something a little different. The Captivate has better social-networking links than the iPhone, a more customizable home screen, free voice-guided navigation, and that ... Super AMOLED screen.
 
80
CNET
The Samsung Captivate is easily AT&T's best Android phone to date. It delivers great performance, tons of features, and an easy-to-use interface.
 
80
Android Central
If you're looking for an Android phone -- or any smartphone, for that matter -- on AT&T, the Samsung Captivate is a no-brainer.
 
80
Digital Trends
If you’re an active social networker and video watcher, the Captivate probably makes a better choice than the iPhone 4 ... If you’re more concerned with speedy Web surfing, image and video capture, and video chatting, the iPhone 4 is the only choice.
 
70
BGR
This is Samsung’s first serious play at a high-end, top-of-the-line Android smartphone, and it is a great start. In our opinion the Samsung Captivate would make a great smartphone for those who are new to the world of Android or those who aren’t Android purists.
 
80
PocketNow
It's fast, has a stunning display and above average battery life, plus it's super thin and also quite light. Samsung has also made a lot of enhancements to Android to make it more customizable and easier to navigate.