Editors Liked

  • Latest OS
  • Decent display and all the Android tablet trimmings at a budget price
  • Has infrared port
  • Relatively inexpensive
  • VERSATILITY, with a wide variety of home theater-friendly applications, and beyond
  • Front and rear-facing cameras
  • Bluetooth
  • MicroSD card slot
  • Flash support
  • Good sound recording
  • Free 50GB of Dropbox storage for one year

Editors Didn't Like

  • Small internal storage
  • Not very fast speed
  • Same old TouchWiz UX experience
  • Not so great with its still shots
  • Slow startup time
  • No 4G connectvity option (yet)
  • The 3MP digital camera around back, not far from the headphone port
  • Awkward reliance on adapters
  • Less-than-stellar battery life
  • Average, aging components
  • Low resolution screen
  • Speakers easily muffled
  • AllShare is complicated offers poor performance
  • Not as easy to use as Kindle Fire