Summary: After testing the Craft extensively, I believe it could easily vie for the top spot in the messaging phone market. One thing to keep in mind though is to not have your expectations set too high. It may be a 4G phone and have WIFI and all of these great features, but it's still a messaging phone.
Excerpt: Experts agree that while the Samsung Craft is the most advanced feature phone on MetroPCS, it's still no match for full-featured smartphones. "It's not a revolution," says PCMag's Sascha Segan, and PhoneScoop.com's Philip Berne says the Craft has little to offer besides being the first 4G LTE...
Pros: Bright and crisp AMOLED screen, HD video playback capability, Good photo quality, Standard size headphone jack, Roomy keyboard, Wi-Fi connectivity
Cons: Sluggish processor, Slow 4G connection, Limited 4G and 3G coverage, Glossy body attracts fingerprints, Poor battery life
Review: Samsung Craft (MetroPCS) – America’s First LTE Phone
22 September 2010
Excerpt: The first review of the first LTE phone in America. Can the Samsung Craft on MetroPCS answer its WiMAX rivals in the marketplace today? Read more to find out. As you may know, we’ve moved to a more fast-paced review format. As such, this may be our shortest review ever. Don’t buy this phone. Period.