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Samsung Galaxy Nexus

    Samsung Galaxy Nexus

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    90 Engadget Score
    The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
    90

    The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

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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 Galaxy Nexus remains one of the best Android phones on the market, and this version, in particular, includes Google Wallet. Still, the battery life is relatively short, and early adopters will have to wait for Sprint's LTE network to go live.

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    Pros
    • Simple yet beautiful designGoogle Wallet onboardSolid performer
    Cons
    • Shorter battery life than other Galaxy NexusesMediocre camera performanceEarly adopters will have to wait for LTE service

    Reviews

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    Specs

    Key Specs

    Type
    Smartphone
    Operating system
    Android
    Screen size
    4.6522
    Internal memory
    161
    Camera
    Yes
    Talk time
    2g, 3g

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    90 Engadget Score
    The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
    90

    The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

    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

    90
     

    User Reviews

    90
    timchoi89
    Hands down the Galaxy Nexus is the best phone I've ever used.The Nexus One was...read more
    80
    davomrmac
    So, I threw my iPhone 4S away after having battery, heat and reception issues....read more
    90
    dajmeister
    The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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