Editors Liked

  • Very long battery life, stays cool, usability, extensive software, security patches up to date, USB OTC, separate MicroSD slot, decent speaker, plenty of accessories, fast MicroSD card reader
  • With such a huge battery, this is pretty obvious. This phone is very difficult to kill, usually netting me roughly two and a half days of use on a single charge
  • Long-lasting batter, Fun wide-angle camer, Solid value
  • Massive battery provides solid battery life, Capable main camera for the price point, Prompt, smooth performance, Can charge other USB devices, Good value, affordably priced at $200

Editors Didn't Like

  • Slow Wi-Fi without support for 5 GHz, limited selection of LTE bands, comparatively high power consumption, low display brightness, red tint on photos, wide angle lens distorts photos around the edges, 720p display, pressure-sensitive case
  • This the older, clunkier version of ZenUI that's just hideous. At least Nougat 7.1.1 is running under it all, While I dislike capacitive keys, these really irritate me. Instead of being backlit, they're just reflective. Useless at night, The Snapdragon 43
  • Boring desig, Clunky softwar, Middling display