Editors Liked

  • Unbelievably easy to get comfortable with
  • Slick performer
  • Fantastic keyboard
  • Decent touchscreen
  • Gorgeous piece of hardware
  • Excellent reception
  • Fastest browser of any smartphone OS
  • Excellent integration of touch-screen and QWERTY keyboard
  • Universal inbox
  • Phenomenal ease of use
  • NFC ready
  • Beautiful screen
  • Really fast in everyday usage

Editors Didn't Like

  • Battery life is still quite limited
  • Expensive
  • BlackBerry OS 7 isn't much of a modernization, but rather an update to support touch screens
  • App World still puny compared to Android and iOS
  • Average camera
  • No dual-core processor
  • Only 768MB of RAM
  • Updating apps still requires a reboot