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Motorola RAZR HD User Reviews

8.8 Based on 5 Reviews

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Call quality8.4/10
Build quality9.4/10
Text input9.4/10
Everyday usage8/10
UI speed8.8/10


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posted on 13 Dec 2013, 21:46 (Posts: 9; Member since: 13 Dec 2013)


Excellent quality phone

LennonRoberto has owned it for less than 3 months before publishing this review

More than a month using it, and I'm loving the experience. The hardware is strong enough for anything you want, from multi-tasking to HD online games.
Average camera; Average speakers quality; The rest is amazing.

Build quality 10/10 Kevlar, Gorilla Glass 2, Aluminium, Splash-Proof. Haven't seen better.
Reception 9/10 Strong signal; Rare signal loss. No big issues here.
Call quality 8/10 Low-Medium SPL (Have seen louder and clearer ones), still no big issue.
Internet 10/10 Perfect Chrome browsing experience, especially if you're under LTE network.
Multimedia 7/10 Great playback quality on the earphones. Average quality on speakers. Google Play Music could be more stable.
Camera 7/10 Not a feature to be exalted, still it delivers good daily-use flicks. I'm not photomaniac, so it's all good.
UI speed 9/10 Snapdragon S4 Plus + Adreno 225 (Enough)
Everyday usage 9/10 Google Services deserves some credit here (Google Keep, Drive, QuickOffice); SmartActions is not that easy to use.
Text input 10/10 Third-party keyboards are not necessary.
Display 10/10 Seriously, the screen is stunning.
Battery 9/10 The best so far. Still the marketing over it's battery-life surpasses it's real performance.


  • Display.
  • Build Quality.
  • Android UI is almost "pure".
  • HDMI in + cable :)


  • Heats up more than it should.
  • High freq. sound distorted on speakers.

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posted on 21 Feb 2013, 18:37 (Posts: 42; Member since: 20 Aug 2010)


Bought this instead of SGSIII

cristianer has owned it for less than 3 months before publishing this review

I had to choose between this or SGSIII and I was right. This phone isn't better than SGSIII but has all I want and the garantee that it's a solid smartphone.

Everything is great, screen, battery, internet, games, etc. And the most important it has kevlar, not a bad plastic like most of others.

The worst part is the camera, my previous phone N8 has better camera and it's from 2010.

Build quality 9/10 Kevlar
Reception 9/10 No problems with reception
Call quality 8/10 Not clear voices, but it's ok.
Internet 9/10 Chrome works great.
Multimedia 9/10 All the social apps are great.
Camera 6/10 If you have a N8 you will be very disappointed. It's the worst part of this smartphone.
UI speed 8/10 No problems, really fast.
Everyday usage 9/10 You can use it in every time of the day, always work great.
Text input 9/10 Like all android phones, it's great.
Display 10/10 I bought this because of its screen, thinking in the future.
Battery 9/10 More than a day.

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posted on 15 Dec 2013, 16:08 (Posts: 0; Member since: 15 Dec 2013)


Best overall phone I ever used !!!

Six37 has owned it for more than one year before publishing this review

Superb quality phone in every way! Build quality is amazing. I use it heavily all day and it fulfills all tasks. Battery is longlasting and it fills very quickly. In my opinion camera is not bad at all because i think if one wants great camera then buy real camera device!

Build quality 10/10
Reception 10/10
Call quality 10/10
Internet 10/10
Multimedia 10/10
Camera 9/10
UI speed 10/10
Everyday usage 10/10
Text input 10/10
Display 10/10
Battery 10/10


  • Everything


  • Nothing

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posted on 22 Nov 2012, 17:01 (Posts: 0; Member since: 22 Nov 2012)


NIce phone, not the camera

tytuz has owned it for less than month before publishing this review

Hi , sorry for my english, i had the phone for 2 weeks, very nice phone, strong building, i had bad reception , but i htink its because the 4g is new here in mexico, the battery is average , i use it every day and im happy with it the only "bad"thing its the camera, it is fast but it doesnt have quality, i hope this could be better on Jeally Bean,, im still testing

Build quality 10/10 It feels strong, nice kevlar
Reception 9/10 some calls are cut off
Call quality 10/10 Great sound
Internet 10/10 Fast , has chrome as default
Multimedia 10/10
Camera 5/10 Glitchy, blur
UI speed 9/10
Everyday usage 8/10
Text input 10/10 Has Slide It keyboard
Display 10/10 Very Nice
Battery 9/10 Averege not de MAXX


  • NIce Building Kevlar
  • Top Qualty screen
  • Fast and responsive


  • Camera bad quality

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posted on 01 Dec 2012, 18:34


Google/Motorola playing the iCloud game...

TonyTau has owned it for less than month before publishing this review

Confirmed with Motorola themselves, this phone doesn't sync with MS Outlook.

Instead, what they want you to do is sync everything via Google Play, Google Calendar, Google Contacts etc.

Sounds a bit like iCloud to me (here let me restrict you freedom of choice).

Great decision Google/Motorola, you've just lost every business customer that ever thought about buying this one (How much do you get paid up top again?? - Genius!).

I had to download an app from the Android Market called 'My Desktop Companion' to establish a sync with MS Outlook, even this is a compromise.

Long Live HTC!

On Telstra Australia 4G Network

Build quality 8/10
Reception 8/10
Call quality 6/10
Internet 9/10
Multimedia 8/10
Camera 7/10
UI speed 8/10
Everyday usage 4/10
Text input 8/10
Display 8/10
Battery 8/10


  • Well presented phone.
  • Good speed.


  • Restricted to sync with Google Calendar, Contacts etc.
  • Does not sync with MS Outlook.
  • Poor hands free quality.
  • Genuine accessories are very limited.

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