Editors Liked

  • Awesome size, excellent battery life, Arabic support and comes equipped with Android 2.2
  • Android 2.2 Froyo, UI allows neat customizations, DivX/XviD support, WiFi, 3G, GPS support, Good camera, Great build quality
  • The UI is as good for Froyo as it was with the previous version of Android
  • Good design and great build, great display, Android 2.2 Froyo, excellent audio quality, DivX/Xvid playback, well priced
  • Great lineup of sat-nav features including voice control and directions, excellent email and especially Gmail, good value for money
  • Well designed, comfortable and easy to grip, Plenty of extras preloaded, Froyo out-of-the-box, Camera quality is quite good, Audio quality is good
  • Froyo OS HSDPA capable Large capacity battery
  • HVGA resolution display; 512MB RAM; Android customizations kept to minimum; Android 2.2 (Froyo); physical buttons
  • Affordable; long battery life; feature-packed; Froyo; good word-prediction with LG software keyboard; decent LCD
  • Android 2.2. Good battery life
  • Almost stock, fluid Android 2.2 experience, Pleasant design, Rich video codecs support
  • Android 2.2, display, sound output, video playback, battery life, price, social networking integration

Editors Didn't Like

  • No notification LED, underwhelming performance with certain applications
  • UI gets sluggish at times, Browser doesn't respond well to touch, Sober looks
  • The handset proves that a 3.2-inch display for web browsing just feels inadequate with a problematic pinch to zoom
  • Interface can be sluggish at times, no flash in camera, lacks Adobe Flash support in browser, frustrating software keyboards, no video call camera, no ambient light sensor, no notification light
  • Low-res screen makes webpages look worse than other Android devices, some clunky software, design is pretty average veering on low-rentLook and Feel
  • Only plays low res DivX and XviD files, No Flash support for browser
  • Poor onscreen keypad; processor struggles with some games; no LED for camera
  • Sluggish performance for games; screen a little small for keyboard in portrait mode; camera could be better
  • Slightly disappointing screen. Mediocre camera. Not as cheap as some
  • Stuttering browser, Pictures appear slightly out of focus
  • Thin volume and power keys, Average Camera, poor video recording, -