Editors Liked

  • Vibrant (ha!) 800×480 AMOLED screen is great for movies and video content. Shoots crisp 720p video at a buttery 30fps. Comes baked with multiple input options: Android keyboard, Samsung keyboard, and Swype. Sports TVout and 5.1 audio. Solid call qual
  • Exceptional display, Android in fine form, Good camera quality, Solid call quality, Decent battery despite screen
  • Bright, colorful, glossy 4-inch AMOLED screen, Google Android OS v2.1, 5-megapixel camera with 720p HD video recording, 16GB built-in memory, Light, sleek, uncluttered exterior
  • Fast. 1-GHz processor handles graphics well. Bright screen. PC syncing options. Great photos and videos. Free, full copy of Sims 3 included
  • Fantastic screen, fast, very thin, nice bundled software
  • Razor-sharp Super AMOLED display, Strong call quality, Good audio player, Comfortable included earbuds, Bundled entertainment exclusives
  • Great multimedia features and apps, Stunning Super AMOLED display
  • The Samsung Vibrant boasts a brilliant Super AMOLED touch screen and comes preloaded with a number of entertainment goodies, including a full-length copy of "Avatar." The Android-based smartphone also offers 16GB of internal memory, full wireless optio
  • Super AMOLED screen lives up to its name. Amazing colors, clarity, and outdoor viewing; Gorilla Glass screen, prevents scratching and adds solid feel to the surface; Good battery life, 15-25 hours with usual daily use (*depending on settings); Phone i

Editors Didn't Like

  • Pisspoor battery hinders its potential. Chassis feels cheap and plasticy. Tinny speakerphone is a blight on both calls and movies. Forget about indoor photos. Ships with a full copy of…Avatar
  • Text entry merely okay, No camera flash, Navigation could be a bit easier, Question of longterm Samsung support
  • Touch controls backlighting out-of-sync with screen, No camera flash, No front-facing camera, Power switch acts odd in camera mode, Inconsistent 3G connectivity on T-Mobile
  • Media store not ready yet. No voice dialing over Bluetooth. No tethering
  • Plasticky fingerprint magnet, reception twitchy
  • Camera lacks flash, No mobile hotspot app, Lacks HDMI output
  • Camera lacks a flash, Interface can lag a bit
  • The phone feels plasticky and slick. Battery life isn't the greatest. There's no camera flash
  • Shipped ROM is sometimes slow and laggy; Android 2.1, not 2.2 (Froyo); Casing feels plasticky and buttons creak; GPS loses signal lock; Touchwhiz has some annoying features; No Camera flash, (Why Samsung, why would you do that?); No good cases yet for