Editors Liked

  • The Nokia Astound boasts a sleek, premium design and affordable price tag. Call quality is good, and the phone's 8-megapixel camera takes great photos and video
  • Excellent call quality, Good battery life, Slim, attractive design
  • Eye catching & solid design, Sharp AMOLED display, Long battery life, Great calling quality, Affordable cost
  • Sexy design, sturdy build, good quality display with Gorilla glass protection, 720p video playback and recording, FM transmitter
  • Beautiful design, excellent screen and a good feature set
  • A cool, metallic design will warrant plenty of admiring looks
  • Looks, Build quality, Touchscreen, UI, Battery Life, Sound output
  • Beautiful Screen, Slim Profile, WiFi, GPS, 3G Support, Supports DivX/XviD videos, Good Audio Playback
  • Sturdy, comfortable build, Loud and clear music quality, Great voice clarity thanks to active noise reduction tech
  • Solid build quality, Fantastic codec support, Good battery life
  • Large, responsive touchscreen, fast running

Editors Didn't Like

  • The smartphone can be sluggish and the Symbian 3 operating system is still behind the curve in ease of use and functionality
  • Camera has no autofocus, Symbian feels outdated
  • No autofocus with its camera, Choppy web surfing with the native browser
  • Disappointing camera, HD video playback is a hit and miss affair, unimpressive web browser, microSD card not hot swappable, Ovi Store is not quite there yet
  • Fixedfocus camera, Voice recognition and the aging Symbian OS
  • The widgets and news feeds are so cramped that you’ll have to open them up in their entirety to really enjoy the benefits Look and Feel
  • Camera, Price, Accessory bundle, -
  • Camera Disappoints, Default Browser Feels Archaic, Glossy Looks Might Not Be Liked by All, Average Battery
  • Camera quality is not too good, no auto-focus, After firmware update handset went berserk, kept hanging and shutting down, No customizable EQ option, Social Networking application didn't work
  • Shiny fascia loves fingerprints, Symbian^3 is at times convoluted, Camera lacks autofocus
  • Sketchy camera, attracts fingerprints