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But as is usually true in the tech world, things aren't always what they seem. Don't let the dull candy bar design fool you: the Nexus One brings welcome new offerings to the Android table. The Snapdragon processor is undeniably zippy, the AMOLED display is gorgeous, and we welcome both the enhanced voice dialing capabilities and the noise cancellation feature. Missing features means that it's not the greatest Android phone around--that's a difficult call to make in such a diverse and crowded field--but it adds to an already rich family. And we love that you can get it unlocked.
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