'Raw processor benchmark results were in line with other devices with similar specs, and heavy games like Asphalt 8: Airborne played smoothly. '
'The IPS-based LCD screen is sharp, rich, colourful, responsive, bright... and some other good things we can't quite recall right now.'
'Its one-piece uni-body shell feels nice in the hand with its soft matt finish (some colours of the 1520 have a glossy finish).'
'We don’t say this often but it feels exactly right with ideally weighted balance in the hand and enough heft to feel sturdy while still being light enough to read when comfortably above your face in bed.'
'Fast, responsive Froyo phone'
'Soft plastic screen.'
'Battery life on a full charge of its 1,500mAh cell was good, lasting us about 1.5 days.'
'Battery life was quite respectable for a smartphone with between one and two days between charges.'