Verizon Wireless Galaxy Nexus

  • Verizon Wireless Galaxy Nexus
83
Based on 78 scores, 136 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    32
  • Good:
    32
  • Average:
    11
  • Bad:
    3

Pros:

  • Gorgeous 4.65inch AMOLED Plus 720p screen.
  • Comes with Android 4.0.
  • Speedy performance.

Cons:

  • Hit and miss camera performance.
  • Spotty 4G signal strength.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechSpot on 90

While all of the early reviews of the GSM/UMTS version of the Google Galaxy Nexus out of Europe were full of superlatives and the written equivalent of high-fives, I had only modest expectations for the Galaxy Nexus on Verizon. I dislike Android 3.x H...

By Dev Hardware on

TOOLS YOU CAN USE advertisementAre you in the market for a new smartphone? This review will take a look at the Samsung Galaxy Nexus in terms of design, features, and performance to help you decide if this Android handset just released for Sprint...

By HardwareHeaven on 80

Looking at the operating system first Android 4.0 is a huge leap forward from 2.x and noticeably better than the tablet optimised Honeycomb. Almost immediately we noticed differences in overall performance with 4.0 giving us more fluid, quicker and...

By InsideHW on

Nexus is a smartphone family signed by Google, while the OEM manufacturer is variable – for Nexus One, it was HTC, and for the next one, Nexus S, Google picked Samsung; the latest member of the family, Galaxy Nexus, is signed by Samsung yet again....

By techcrunch.com on

The LG Spectrum isn’t necessarily my favorite phone. It’s got pretty nice specs and a killer screen, but there’s something to be said about the way a phone draws you in from across the room. I don’t mean to get all romantic or dramatic about it, but...

By HardwareZone.com on 80

There's plenty to like about the Samsung Galaxy Nexus: its gorgeous and spacious 4.65-inch AMOLED Plus 720p screen, speedy navigation, and last but not least, the fact that it's armed with the long-awaited ICS OS. While its design is nothing to...

By Computeractive on

Although it has little interest in what manufacturers get up to with its Android operating system, Google does like to produce a smartphone of its own every now and then to show them how it thinks things should be done. The Galaxy Nexus is the third...

By ConsumerSearch on

Great smartphone, great operating systemHeralding a new era for Android operating systems is the Samsung Galaxy Nexus for Verizon, the first Android phone to run Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS). "This gets said every month, but yes, the Galaxy...

By Tech Digest on 60

Name: Type: Specifications: Though much of the focus of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus will be its use of the Ice Cream Sandwich version of Android, we've got to take our hats off to Samsung when it comes to the hardware design of the smartphone....

By AsiaOne on 70

Get the Galaxy Nexus if you have been holding out on buying a new Android...

By G4tv.com on 100

Video Review: The Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G LTE features more than just a sleek look. The smartphone is the first optimized for Android's 4.0 OS, runs on Verizon's super fast 4G network and is only $299 with a contract. Here's what Kevin...

By TechCentral on 70

The Galaxy Nexus may be the first smartphone to come with Android 4.0 but it will only hold this exclusivity for a short while as more handsets will be rolling out with ICS in the months to come. Clearly the biggest benefit of owning the Galaxy Nexus...

By Pocketables on

Specifications On paper, the Galaxy Nexus looks like one killer phone. It packs a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, 1GB of RAM, a 4.65-inch 720p (1280 x 720) display, PowerVR SGX540 graphics, and the whole plethora of connectivity and sensors including...

By Mobile-Review on

There are no issues with the ringtones volume and you can hear the phone well enough even from the winter gear pockets. It can be slightly quieter than Galaxy S2, but the difference is barely noticeable. During the conversation I had an issue with...

By Tech2 on 70

After spending some quality time with the phone, we have to admit that it didn’t really blow us away, as we had hoped it would. It’s a very good phone, yes, but it left us asking for more. ICS is a definite plus point here, as it’s a...

By Whathifi.com on 100

If the world got anywhere near as excited about new Android handsets as it does with iPhones, this would melt the internet. It's the first phone with the Android 4.0 operating system, and the new star of the Samsung family.In time the OS will come...

By Tbreak.com on 80

I have a bittersweet feeling as I type out this review. On one hand, I’m writing about a truly spectacular phone. On the other hand, I’m going to have to surrender it to my boss and go back to my humdrum Blackberry. I love how whenever I pop...

By Tracy and Matt's Blog on

I was utterly convinced that this device would be my next. Ice Cream Sandwich is easily the greatest incarnation of Android yet and it will be exciting to see where Google take it next. It feels like Google has looked at every aspect of Gingerbread...

By AnandTech on

Google employs more than 20,000 people worldwide and the number of them working on Android are in the single digit percentage range. Google's business is search, but it has always had aspirations of more. Android isn't just a chance to...

By The Gadgeteer on

Android fans have been eagerly waiting for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus because it is the first device on the market powered by Android 4.0. Otherwise known as Ice Cream Sandwich, this new version of Android merges the tablet (Honeycomb) and smartphone...