Editors Liked

  • Amazingly fast performance all around
  • High quality camera and camcorder with 1080p
  • Good call quality
  • 4.5” Super AMOLED Plus is easy on the eyes
  • Just 9.6mm thin and 4.5oz light
  • One of the better smartphone cameras
  • Big screen is fantastic for games and videos
  • TouchWiz 4.0 UI is a huge improvement from past versions

Editors Didn't Like

  • WVGA display resolution, resulting in 206 ppi
  • No dedicated camera key
  • Small volume rocker
  • TouchWiz doesn’t hurt the phone’s performance, but we could do without it
  • Battery life is a drag
  • Onscreen keyboard is difficult to type on in portrait mode
  • Will go in a pocket, but doesn’t exactly “fit” in a pocket
  • Plasticky build
  • Slow network data
  • Voice performance doesn't stand out
  • HDMI out requires an adapter
  • Lots of bloatware/preloaded apps