This Samsung model has a 4.65-inch, 1280 x 720 Super AMOLED display that is slightly curved to fit against the user’s face. It runs Android OS 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) on a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. A microSD memory card slot provides additional capacity. It is available from Verizon, and there’s an unlocked version that will work with AT&T or T-Mobile’s network. Features of Verizon’s Galaxy Nexus include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and NFC, plus it has a 5 megapixel rear-facing camera and a 1.3 megapixel one on the front. Review: Samsung Galaxy Nexus Review: The Most Advanced Android Smartphone Available Samsung Galaxy Nexus vs. Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX: Verizon’s Best Android Phones Go Head-to-Head Samsung Galaxy Nexus vs. Motorola Droid Bionic: Which Is Verizon’s Top Dog?
- Great screen
- Plenty of storage
- Large size
- No SIM card slot
Quick TakeA nice Android smartphone, but not as impressive as it was when it first debuted in the U.S. six months ago.
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