Editors Liked

  • Excellent Display and form factor
  • Great camera
  • Solid performance
  • Lightweight with good build quality
  • Has microSD card slot
  • Can capture some great pictures
  • Quick with its Snapdragon processor
  • Extremely crisp and colorful Super AMOLED display
  • Very thin and comfortable
  • WP7 is well suited to the design
  • Loud speaker
  • Samsung's Now news app is helpful
  • Good (though not great) photo quality
  • Gorgeous Super AMOLED display
  • Thin and light
  • Good camera

Editors Didn't Like

  • Not a 4G device
  • Lacks multitasking capabilities and other features
  • No front facing camera
  • Mediocre battery life
  • Very “plasticy” feel
  • Some lag from time to time (third-party apps)
  • Windows Phone 7 still has some bugs
  • Blemishes very easily
  • Usual WP7 limits
  • No multitasking or copy/paste
  • Screen can look slightly fuzzy and oversaturated
  • Calls sounded somewhat muddy
  • Pixelated 720p movie capture
  • Glossy plastics may turn off those who like chic materials
  • Plastic casing feels cheap
  • Frame rates can be spotty on video capture
  • Bizarre storage upgrade procedure
  • Plastic casing that scratches easily
  • Internet Explorer lives up to its superlame reputation