Best smartphones for e-mail

We round up the best smartphones for keeping up to date with e-mail

2011 may be all about mobile phone processing power, but business users shopping for a phone are more interested in productivity and communications features -- particularly how a smartphone handles e-mail.

If you're using your smartphone primarily for business use, accessing e-mail while away from the office is an essential tool. With this in mind, a smartphone with strong e-mail credentials needs to possess excellent text input, and the latest wireless connectivity.

We round up the best smartphones for accessing e-mail from top brands including Apple, HTC, BlackBerry, Motorola and Samsung.

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HTC Desire HD

The HTC Desire HD builds on the original Desire by adding a larger screen and updated software (from both Google and HTC). Aside from its questionable battery life, most of the Desire HD's flaws are minor. Put simply, the HTC Desire HD is a multimedia and Web powerhouse; it is one of the best smartphones on the market.

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  • 3rd Nov., 2010
  • Ross Catanzariti
  • HTC
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  • Pros:
  • Massive 4.3in screen
  • Excellent performance
  • Great Web browser
  • Cons:
  • Poor battery life
  • Removable plastic compartments are awkward
  • Poor volume buttons

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