Editors Liked

  • Amazing screen, great picture quality and sensitivity, Touchwiz UI is the best to grace Android yet, Camera great for shooting in welllit areas
  • Gorgeous AMOLED display, Great battery life, Snappy performance
  • Fast, Vivid Super AMOLED screen, Thin, light, attractive, Samsung UI helpful to some, Taptofocus camera
  • Bright, colorful, glossy 4-inch AMOLED screen, Excellent battery life, 5-megapixel camera/720p HD video recorder, 16GB microSD card pre-installed, Lightweight; uncluttered exterior
  • Best display on the market, great browser, solid HD video recording, good user interface
  • Intuitive user interface, Gorgeous Super AMOLED display
  • Bright AMOLED display, 5-MP camera with flash takes excellent photos, 3G Mobile hotspot feature, Will support Media Hub for TV and movie downloads, Longer battery life than Captivate and Vibrant
  • The Samsung Fascinate offers a gorgeous Super AMOLED touch screen, a 1GHz processor, and a great multimedia experience. The smartphone can be used as a mobile hot spot
  • Display looks great, 4inch size is a sweet spot, Camera is extremely capable
  • Beautiful screen. Slim and light. Fast processor. Loud speakerphone

Editors Didn't Like

  • Connectivity can hang at times, Camera suffers in lowlight
  • Feels a little like a toy, Back scratches easily
  • Still on Android 2.1, Forced use of Bing; against Android principles, Cheapfeeling side buttons
  • Touch controls backlighting out-of-sync with screen, Inconsistent network connectivity, No front-facing camera, Lock/hold switch in camera mode, Only 2GB built-in memory
  • No shutter button, no Google search option, very poor speakerphone
  • GPS isn't always accurate, Search is restricted to Bing
  • Can't change default search engine from Bing, Google Maps/Navigation not included, Mediocre call quality in noisy environments
  • GPS positioning isn't always accurate. For now, you can't save apps to an SD card or voice dial over Bluetooth. Search is locked to Bing
  • TouchWiz skin is superfluous, Phone is prone to freezes, Bing is default search engine, can't be changed
  • Inaccurate voice dialing. Poor microphone noise cancellation