|Product||Samsung Ativ Odyssey||Nokia Lumia 928 (Verizon Wireless)||Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini||Samsung Galaxy S4||Motorola Droid Mini|
|Price||$0.99||$7.99 to $289.99||$219.79 to $239.99||$599.99 to $625.99||$0.00 to $9.99|
|CNET editors' rating||3 stars||3.5 stars||3 stars||4.5 stars||3.5 stars|
|Average user rating||0 stars||3.5 stars||4.5 stars||3.5 stars||3.5 stars|
|Release date||January 24, 2013||May 16, 2013||September 27, 2013||Info unavailable||August 22, 2013|
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The Samsung Ativ Odyssey provides an affordable but not thrilling Windows Phone 8 experience.
Windows Phone fans on Verizon should buy the $100 Nokia Lumia 928 for its strong feature set, but watch out for slower-than-usual data speeds.
First-time smartphone buyers get a lot for a little with Samsung's year-old Galaxy S3 Mini, but keep in mind that this is no high-end performer.
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.
If $100 is the most you can spend, the Motorola Droid Mini will fit the bill, but splurging on the handsome Moto X pays dividends later.
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