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HTC One S - gradient blue (T-Mobile)

HTC One S - gradient blue (T-Mobile)
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HTC One

HTC One
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HTC One X - gray (AT&T)

HTC One X - gray (AT&T)
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Samsung Galaxy S4

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Google Nexus 5

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Price $229 to $229 at 2 stores $423 at 1 store $99 to $499 at 3 stores $432 at 1 store
CNET editors' rating
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.6 (4.0 stars)
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.8 (4.0 stars)
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.6 (4.0 stars)
Editors' choice 4.5 stars Spectacular
    Overall score: 9.0 (4.5 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.8 (4.0 stars)
Average user rating 3.0 stars out of 35 reviews 4.5 stars out of 135 reviews 3.5 stars out of 24 reviews 3.5 stars out of 184 reviews 4.0 stars out of 42 reviews
Release date April 18, 2012 April 19, 2013 May 06, 2012 March 05, 2013 October 31, 2013
The Bottom Line The HTC One S is the best phone you can get on T-Mobile (for now), wrapping Android 4.0, 4G data speeds, and a beautiful 4.3-inch AMOLED screen into one svelte package. A few quibbles notwithstanding, the powerhouse HTC One is a beautifully crafted, near-ideal smartphone. Quad-core processing isn't everything, and AT&T's new $199.99 HTC One X proves it. This advanced Android has style, speed, blazing 4G, and power galore. Its laundry list of features require time and effort to truly master, but the Galaxy S4 is the top choice for anyone looking for a big-screen, do-everything smartphone. Strong performance, high-end specs, and an ultra-affordable price make the Google Nexus 5 not just the best unlocked phone on the market, but the best Nexus phone by far.

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Cellular technology WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM
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Weight 4.2 oz
5.04 oz
4.6 oz
4.6 oz
4.59 oz
Wireless Interface Bluetooth 4.0
IEEE 802.11b/g/n
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Service Provider T-Mobile
AT&T
AT&T
T-Mobile
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Band / mode WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM 850/900/1800/1900
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