Editors Liked

  • Screen is wonderfully vibrant and colorful
  • One of the best for viewing media
  • 4G is fast and doesn’t kill battery life
  • Handset design is topnotch in all ways
  • Solid hardware
  • Powerful camera
  • Front-facing camera for video chat
  • Bright, colorful touch screen
  • Stronger iteration of a solid design
  • Mostly smooth navigation thanks to a humming 1GHz processor
  • Great call quality
  • Awesome battery life and power management
  • High-def 720p video
  • Solid overall performance

Editors Didn't Like

  • TMobile’s mediocre coverage will make this handset less appealing for those outside of high density populations
  • Speakerphone produces sharp sounds, not comfortable to use
  • No camera flash
  • No HDMI
  • Accessing the movie storefront requires a tedious login process
  • Bloatware aplenty
  • Average battery life
  • Froyo instead of Gingerbread
  • Buggy TV app
  • 4G connectivity is hit-or-miss
  • Minimal internal storage
  • No shutter button
  • Attractive but plasticky
  • Annoying lock screen