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

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

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Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge review: Samsung's finest get more polished

This year's Galaxy S7 Edge is what Samsung's Edge family should have been from the beginning. It combines first-rate horsepower (and the occasional hiccup) with a gorgeous display, all wrapped in an attractive package. The thing is, the Edge's big draw is still its striking design: The software that tries to take advantage of the curved screen still feels gimmicky.

Pros
  • Looks and feels amazing
  • Curved screen feels more useful
  • Strong performance
  • It's (mostly) waterproof!
Cons
  • Screen exhibits a slight green cast
  • Slightly underwhelming battery
  • No must-have Edge apps
  • Flimsy SIM/microSD tray
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Reception and call quality

100
 

Display

96
 

Battery life

87
 

Camera

94
 

Ease of use

78
 

Design and form factor

96
 

Portability (size / weight)

89
 

Media support

87
 

Durability

89
 

Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)

77
 

How It Stacks Up

88

Engadget

88
 

Critic

82
 

User

93
 
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80
 

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78
 

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84
 

Critic

81
 

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80
 
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87
 

Critic

83
 

User

90
 
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