88
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An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
88

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

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Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge review: Samsung's best phones in years

This more expensive version of the Galaxy S6 banks it all on looks. It performs just as well as its cousin in every task we threw at it, but the few software gimmicks that make use of the Edge's beautiful curved display just don't do much to justify the extra cost. Buy it for its looks, not because it's any more functional.

Pros
  • Stunning design
  • The curved screen is gorgeous
  • Impeccable camera experience
  • Great day-to-day performance
Cons
  • The curved screen doesn't do much
  • Battery life could be better
  • No microSD or removable battery
  • It's not waterproof
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Reception and call quality

8.0
 

Display

9.3
 

Battery life

7.7
 

Camera

9.6
 

Ease of use

8.0
 

Design and form factor

8.4
 

Portability (size / weight)

8.0
 

Media support

7.5
 

Durability

7.3
 

Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)

8.4
 

How It Stacks Up

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88
 

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82
 

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93
 
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87
 

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83
 

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How It Stacks Up

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Critic

82
 

User

93
 
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