Group Test: Windows Phone 7

Group Test: Windows Phone 7

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  • Stephen Fry may have been seduced by Windows Phone 7, but ultimately the operating system's success will depend upon the quality of the handsets. Built for pleasure as well as business they all have Xbox Live connectivity, Zune music players, at least a five-megapixel camera and the ability to edit Office documents. A good start…

    Best: Web browser
    HTC HD7
    £380
    Love: Large, responsive screen. Good camera
    Hate: Tricky lock button. Short battery life. A little too large for some
    HTC HD7 pics I HTC HD7 review I Link: HTC

    Best: Camera
    HTC 7 Mozart
    £399
    Love: Best camera on test. Stylish unibody design
    Hate: Short battery life. Slight lag apparent when taking photos
    HTC Mozart pics I HTC 7 Mozart review I Link: HTC

    Best: Overall
    LG Optimus 7
    £499
    Love: Extra media features really help make this phone a cut above
    Hate: Metallic design feels a little over-engineered
    LG Optimus 7 pics I LG Optimus 7 review I Link: LG

    Best: Touchscreen
    Samsung Omnia
    £499
    Love: Super AMOLED screen. Long battery life. Accurate touchscreen
    Hate: Design doesn't live up to the higher price tag
    Samsung Omnia pics I Samsung Omnia review I Link: Samsung

    Best: Value
    HTC 7 Trophy
    £399
    Love: Solid, practical and affordable
    Hate: Plastic build and dull overall design. No standout features
    HTC 7 Trophy pics I HTC 7 Trophy review I Link: HTC

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