|Product||Samsung Nexus S (T-Mobile)||Samsung Nexus S (AT&T)||HTC Nexus One by Google (unlocked)||HTC One||Google Nexus 5|
|Price||Pricing is currently unavailable.||$499.95||$150.00 to $299.99||$99.99||$149.99 to $473.00|
|CNET editors' rating||4 stars||3.5 stars||4 stars||4 stars||4 stars|
|Average user rating||4 stars||3 stars||4 stars||4.5 stars||4 stars|
|Release date||December 6, 2010||Info unavailable||January 6, 2010||April 19, 2013||October 31, 2013|
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The Samsung Nexus S gets points for its slick design, satisfying performance, and authentic Android user interface. But outside of the new Gingerbread OS and a faster processor, it doesn't offer as many new features as we had hoped.
The Samsung Nexus S brings a much-needed stock Android OS, Gingerbread, to AT&T. But eight months after its original debut, the handset feels underpowered and behind the smartphone curve.
It doesn't have all the features we'd like, but the Nexus One greatly enhances the Google Android family with a fast processor, good call quality, and improved voice control features. What's more, we love that all versions of the phone will be unlocked.
A few quibbles notwithstanding, the powerhouse HTC One is a beautifully crafted, near-ideal 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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