Editors Liked

  • Ruggedized hardware that's easy on the eyes
  • Access to thousands of gaming, media and productivity applications on the Android Marketplace
  • Easy activation process
  • Affordable unlimited plans
  • Two solid smartphone choices
  • Plenty of easy ways to add funds
  • Stellar plan pricing
  • Excellent call quality and reception
  • Loud speakerphone
  • Responsive and intuitive capacitive touch screen

Editors Didn't Like

  • Aging Android 1.5 operating system
  • The sluggish iDEN data network
  • Unpolished elements that induce frequent minor crashes
  • Expensive
  • Lacks Motoblur
  • Glacial data speeds
  • Oddly stubborn touch screen
  • Photo quality is mediocre for a 5-megapixel camera