Editors Liked

  • Cute and tiny
  • Bright, colorful display
  • FM radio
  • Decent 5-megapixel camera
  • Lots of additional software features
  • Affordable entry level Android smartphone
  • Sense 2.1 is user friendly

Editors Didn't Like

  • Low-end specs
  • Short battery life
  • Slow Internet
  • Without compatibility for MetroPCS' LTE network
  • The Wildfire S is stuck at slow-as-slugs 2.5G speeds
  • Its small size makes it trickier to maneuver the Web
  • No 4G
  • No Adobe Flash
  • Relatively low res display
  • Virtual keyboard too small
  • Incall quality far from great
  • No front camera for video calls