Editors Liked

  • The Samsung Galaxy S Lightray 4G is the first U.S. phone that tunes into free digital TV. The handset boasts 4G LTE, a colorful screen, and attractive build quality
  • Fast performance, great size, fast data when available
  • Snappy performance and good graphics; Long battery life; Fast 4G downloads; Good audio
  • Compact design, Peppy performance, Great calling quality, Above average battery life
  • Good performance for this price range, Crazy fast HSPAdownload speeds
  • The Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G offers a pretty 4-inch Super AMOLED screen, Android Gingerbread, a solid 5-megapixel camera, a speedy 1.5GHz dual-core processor, and T-Mobile's faster HSPA+ 42 speeds. We found call quality was also quite good

Editors Didn't Like

  • The Galaxy S Lightray 4G is big and bulky and has a slow processor and old Android OS. Its Dyle TV service offers only four channels
  • Questionable display, loads of preinstalled apps
  • Display not the sharpest; Heavy on T-Mobile apps and widgets; Lacks HDMI output
  • Lackluster 720p video recording, Running Gingerbread out of the box
  • Too much preloaded crapware, Older version of Android
  • The Blaze 4G's promised data speeds didn't always deliver during tests, and the chassis looks a little plain