Editors Liked

  • Gorgeous 4.6 inch AMOLED Plus 720p screen
  • Comes with Android 4.0
  • Fast and responsive
  • Enhanced interface
  • Multitasking apps
  • No bloatware
  • Super responsive touch-screen and keyboard
  • Excellent social and email features
  • Best iteration of Gmail available
  • Full-featured camera with instant shutter and time lapse mode
  • First phone with Android 4, fast and clean, great call quality
  • Robust photo editing tools

Editors Didn't Like

  • Hit and miss camera performance
  • Spotty 4G signal strength
  • Short battery life
  • Plastic build quality
  • Slightly larger phone to get used to
  • Context menu should be made consistent in apps
  • Does not support USB mass storage mode
  • Macs require a file manager app to browse files via USB
  • No microSD card
  • Ice Cream Sandwich still has a few bugs causing force closes
  • Lack of support for many video formats
  • No Google Wallet support
  • Reception and call quality problems
  • Buggy HDMI output