Editors Liked

  • Great camera
  • Good selection of preinstalled applications
  • Excellent battery life if you are not in the business of snapping a great many photos
  • Strong battery life
  • An HDMI port
  • Steady call quality
  • Great build quality
  • Colourful display

Editors Didn't Like

  • Outdated OS experience
  • Chubby device
  • Not the highest display resolution
  • Singlecore CPU on R8 000 device
  • A slower processor doesn't match the 808 PureView's camera prowess
  • Cramped virtual keyboard
  • Heavy
  • Quite expensive
  • Limited app selection