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89
Global
Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
89

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

Pros
  • Class-leading speed and responsivenessAwesome Super AMOLED Plus displayGreat still camera, capable of 1080p video
Cons
  • Build quality could be betterPixel density is behind the leading packBrowser rendering suffers from aliasing
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Scores

Engadget

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User Reviews

100
damiancox
I'll make this short and simple. Fast device (dual core 1.2 ghz), awesome battery...read more
80
saheela
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
90
PaulGriffin
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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86
Average Critic Score

Reception and call quality

80
 

Display

95
 

Battery life

80
 

Camera

90
 

Ease of use

80
 

Design and form factor

80
 

Portability (size / weight)

80
 

Media support

80
 

Durability

70
 

Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)

80
 

How It Stacks Up

88

Engadget

88
 

Critic

81
 

User

93
 
80

Engadget

80
 

Critic

80
 

User

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84

Engadget

84
 

Critic

81
 

User

79
 
87

Engadget

87
 

Critic

83
 

User

90
 
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How It Stacks Up

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Critic

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User

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Engadget

84
 

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Engadget

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83
 

User

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