Editors Liked

  • Excellent laidout keyboard, Fast 4G data speeds, Nice looking Super AMOLED display
  • Beautiful Super AMOLED display; excellent physical keyboard; Android 2.3 Gingerbread; newer version of TouchWiz UI; good battery life for a 4G Android device; 4G LTE
  • Has access to 4G LTE on Verizon, Super AMOLED screen is bright has great detail and nice colors, if sometimes oversaturated, Keyboard keys have a good level of tactile feedback, Sliding action is better than the only other QWERTY slide phone on Verizon, t
  • Fast 4G speeds, Gorgeous screen, Good call quality, Physical QWERTY keyboard
  • Excellent laidout keyboard, Fast 4G data speeds, Nice looking Super AMOLED display
  • Blazing 4G speeds, Gorgeous Super AMOLED screen, Comfortable keyboard, Good call quality
  • The Samsung Stratosphere has Verizon's ultrafast 4G LTE speeds and is the first LTE phone in its arsenal to have a QWERTY keyboard. Plus, it has Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, and VPN support. Its 5-megapixel camera takes good photos

Editors Didn't Like

  • Otherwise great processor performance was marred by a choppy web browsing experience; poor HD video capture quality
  • Nothing slows our typing down more than the width of the keyboard, Battery life is not great
  • Big and bulky, Older CPU, Poor battery life for 4G surfing and streaming
  • Short battery life, Single-core performance, Records only 480p video, Tethering difficult to set up
  • A sibling of the original Galaxy S line, the Stratosphere at times feels a little rehashed. Call quality was also hit or miss